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In the News: Jordan Barrett named 2017 Astronaut Scholar

By Jolynn Parker | Jun 29, 2017
Ismael Gonzalez

Jordan Barrett ’18, a rising senior studying physics and mathematics, has just been named a 2017-2018 recipient of the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s (ASF) award. Barrett worked with the Center for Fellowship and Scholarship Advising (CFSA) to prepare his Astronaut Scholar application.  CFSA helps undergraduates, graduate students and alumni explore nationally competitive scholarship opportunities and assists them…

In the News: Ryan Gross named 2017 Tillman Scholar

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Jun 13, 2017
Picture of Ryan Gross

Ryan Gross grew up hearing stories about his grandfathers’ military experiences during World War II, leading tank units through the Battle of the Bulge and serving on a Navy destroyer in the Pacific. Inspired by their service, he accepted a commission in the U.S. Army as a military intelligence officer. After his deployment with an…

In the News: Students awarded Fulbright Opportunities around the World

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 16, 2017
Fulbright Logo

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program has awarded several Syracuse University students the opportunity to explore their research and teaching interests around the world for the 2017-18 academic year.  Five students were selected to participate in the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Program; two students were awarded study/research grants. The research grants and ETAs are awarded…

CFSA Hosts its Annual Recognition Reception

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 16, 2017
CFSA mentor of the year Erika Haber

CFSA hosted its annual Scholar and Mentor Recognition reception on May 4, 2017 at the Chancellor’s house to celebrate SU students who applied for nationally competitive scholarships and their faculty mentors. We were happy to see more than 100 members of the campus community at the event. In his opening remarks, the Chancellor congratulated all…

Giving Back and Learning Along the Way: Princeton in Africa

By Jourdann Borski | May 2, 2017
Samantha Mendoza

Princeton in Africa develops young leaders committed to Africa’s advancement by offering yearlong fellowship opportunities with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent. This year Samantha Mendoza, a graduate student pursuing an MA in Magazine, Newspaper, and Online Journalism at the Newhouse School, was chosen as a Princeton in Africa fellow. She…

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