Magazine: Fall/Winter 2010

The Art of Bill Viola

Bill Viola found a passion for video in Syracuse that set him on a path to the frontiers of artistic creativity. Also featuring: Phantastic!, Spoleto Spectacular, Parent Power, An Enduring Tribute.

Fall 2010 cover featuring a movie being projected on an outdoor screen for the Urban Video Project

Cover Story

Video Visionary

Bill Viola ’73, H’95 is probably the most acclaimed video artist in the world. He has produced an extraordinary body of work that has been shown and collected by leading museums and exhibited by foremost galleries across the globe.



Historic gift from Howard and Louise Phanstiel establishes a unique scholarship program for middle-class students.

Spoleto Spectacular

Goldring students take their multimedia talents to Charleston, South Carolina, enhancing coverage of renowed arts festival.

Parent Power

Project Transition links parents to student achievement and success

Also in this Section

Chancellor's Message

Opening Remarks

Orange Matters

  • Photography and Literacy Project: Giving Voice to City School Students
  • Exhibition: Community Curators Explore Art Collection
  • University Treasures: Cartoon Cache
  • Q&A: A Dean's Perspective for the Board of Trustees
  • Financial Literacy: 'I Otto Know This!' Program Takes Mystery our of Loan Process
  • Research Snapshot: Mine-Related Water Contamination
  • Lava Project: An Eruption of Art and Science
  • Newsmakers
  • Women's Ice Hockey: Building from Scratch to Success
  • Syracuse International Film Festival: Made-in-Syracuse Thriller Debuts

Syracuse People

  • Karin Ruhlandt: A Catalyst in Chemistry
  • Patrick J. Alvarez: An Appetite for Greatness
  • Erika Rodriquez: Taking Flight in the Research Lab
  • Chris Uyehara: Masterful Creations
  • Reverend Tiffany Steinwert: Lifelong Passion for Justice
  • Marina Artuso: Poetry and Particle Physics

Alumni Journal

  • Edinburgh Fringe Festival: Tempest Ladies Give Shakespeare New Spin
  • Emmy Awards: Orange Alumni Shine in Primetime
  • Pro Football Hall of Fame: Floyd Little Joins the Pantheon of NFL Greats—at Last
  • Photo Gallery: Orange Central
  • In the First Person: A Dishonorable Legacy
  • Salman Amin '81: Engineering Marketing Solutions
  • Thomas C. Wilmot Sr. '70: Building Futures
  • Nikole Saulsberry '09: Connecting with Care
  • David Plotkin '94: Inspiring a Cure
  • Alumni Club of D.C.: Orange Strengthens Capital Connections
  • Matthew Berry '92: Dream Job in Fantasy Sports World
  • The View: Paired Sperm-storage Organs