Cafui Awasu reflects on the challenges, discoveries and personal growth of her study abroad experience.
University Professor Stephen Kuusisto has traveled all over the globe working to create opportunities for children of all abilities to demonstrate their talents through inclusive workshops.
While studying neuroscience, chemistry and biology at Syracuse University, Megan Phan nurtured a passion for social justice. In medical school, she aims to craft a career based on health, community and equality.
As sophomores in 2017, student-entrepreneurs Kevin Rieck and Tay Lotte faced choosing between their start-up company and pursuing a degree. With the support of Syracuse University they were able to reach their business goals while continuing their education.
Syracuse University professor Sharif Bey teaches students that art can change the shape of their lives.
Animation is an art form with limitless creativity, where artists can fulfill our wildest dreams, fuel our curiosity and even spark action. New technologies and digital platforms give animators more freedom than ever—and more influence on the viewer’s experience. Some of the minds behind the magic are Syracuse University alumni.
While many graduates have their plans set, others take a different approach to what their future holds.
Syracuse Abroad alumnus Alessandro Pugliese ’19 immerses himself in culture, language of Italy during three semesters abroad.
Armed with engineering skills and a passion for the sustainability movement, Alexandria McDonnell-Flanagin is turning her dynamic learning experiences at Syracuse into a career.
Young Research Fellows Program fuels original research and creative projects for Syracuse University students.
Explore four small and discussion-based honors courses that cover subjects close to the professors’ intellectual pursuits and are often shaped by student input. It’s in these classes where community is truly forged.
Hard work and easy camaraderie flourish on the Syracuse University campus.
Storytellers and readers gain new perspectives through interactions about life experiences.
New Board of Trustees Chair Kathleen Walters aims to use Syracuse's history of diversity and inclusion as the foundation for a very bright future.
After leading Syracuse University to its first NCAA tournament, Allie Munroe charts a course to play professional ice hockey.
Sylvia Montijo worked as a Syracuse University Literacy Corps tutor, studied abroad in Latin America and will soon be in front of a classroom with Teach For America.
Mary C. Daly hopes her speech will serve as a guide for the class of 2019 as they begin the journey to find their 'North Star'.
Student veteran Dan Egert became an ROTC cadet at Syracuse after traveling the world and now he will be putting rockets into orbit.
Steve Barnes sees Syracuse University as a place where students can discover their potential and change their lives.
LEAD: Learn. Engage. Advance. Drive. Syracuse University welcomed nearly 200 leadership volunteers to campus for LEAD, the first-ever volunteer leadership summit.
Brett McKnight was drawn to military service, but then life took him in a different direction.
Adversity is part of life — but senior Arden Wise reminds us it's not how you start, it's how you finish.
Jez Sabaduquia’s love for airplanes has propelled him to 51 countries—and counting.
Valerie Flanagan dreamed of a Syracuse University degree but passed away before it was completed. Now her family is living up to her legacy by getting degrees of their own.
On the heels of an alcohol fueled near-death experience, Seamus Kirst made a decision to pursue a career in journalism. With the help of a master’s degree from Syracuse University, he has rewritten his story by acknowledging the past.
Silicon Valley isn't the first place that comes to mind when thinking of spring break destinations, but for a group of Syracuse students it served as the perfect backdrop for a different kind of vacation.
Portland, Oregon, is a thirsty market, and two Syracuse alumni are more than happy to help quench that thirst, having cracked into the craft brewing industry when it was on the brink of its latest stout growth spurt.
Avery Callahan is a born problem solver. From helping other students succeed to uncovering better ways to engineer prosthetics, he wants to make a difference in his community.
Architecture major Ethan Russell-Benoit ’19 crafted his student experience to include community engagement, global experiences, and rigorous academics, all so he would have the tools to design for the greater good.
Katy Quartaro ’18 joined the Marine Corps in 2008 with the goal of making the world a better place. Today, she remains dedicated to her path with the help of Syracuse University's student veteran resources.
Miranda Ramirez ’20 strikes a delicate balance between her time on the tennis court and in the classroom, finding success in both fields thanks to Syracuse University's athlete-friendly environment.
Ryan Patel ’19 does it all, and then some. A dual major and dedicated student ambassador with his sights set on medical school, Patel isn't letting any second at Syracuse go to waste.
Azzah Aldeghather found her passion at Syracuse University, and she became a trailblazer in Saudi Arabia, recognized as its first licensed female architect and consultant.
Preparing students for life beyond the classroom is the main objective of Foundations, a student development series launched in fall 2017.
Thanks to an intense push from Marie Kulikowsky G’00, Syracuse Abroad assistant director of summer programs, and Rick Burton ’80, the David B. Falk Endowed Professor of Sport Management, student-athletes have begun to populate Syracuse Abroad summer programs.
Remembrance Scholar Kelsey Montondo's studies and extracurricular activities center on her passion for promoting health and well-being.
The University's first Mitchell Scholar, Cameron MacPherson, is studying intercultural theology at Trinity College in Dublin.
Thanks to a $5 million gift from Marvin and Helaine Gold Lender, the Lender Center for Social Justice launched in September 2018.
The Educational Model Program on Water-Energy Research serves as an interdisciplinary graduate-level training ground for scientists.
Interim Chief Diversity Officer Keith A. Alford is committed to finding solutions for a more inclusive campus.