Video Visionary


Arents Award recipient Bill Viola ’73, H’95 found a passion for video in Syracuse that set him on a path to the frontiers of artistic creativity.

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Historic gift from Louise and Howard Phanstiel ’70, G’71 establishes a unique scholarship program for middle-class students.

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Spoleto Spectacular


Goldring students take their multimedia talents to Charleston, South Carolina, enhancing coverage of the city’s renowned arts festival.

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Parent Power


Project Transition links parent involvement to student achievement and success.

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An Enduring Tribute


The Dineen family honors their parents with a landmark gift to the College of Law for construction of a new building 

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Video Extras

Watch a video of a lava pour that brings artists and scientists together.

Other videos in this issue:

Bill Viola describes his process
Photography and Literacy Project

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