O’Keefe G’78, the Louis A. Bantle Professor of Business and
Government Policy at the Maxwell School, was chosen by the
White House to serve as deputy director of the Office of Management
of Law Dean Daan Braveman will step down from his position
at the end of the 2001-02 academic year and return to teaching.
Braveman became the college’s dean in 1994 after having served
as an SU law professor since 1977.
Holtz-Eakin, SU Trustee Professor of Economics in the Maxwell
School and the College of Arts and Sciences, was named chief
economist for the President’s Council of Economic Advisors.
The three-member council analyzes and interprets economic
revelopments, appraises government programs and activities,
and advises the president on national economic policy.
lacrosse player Stacey Brown ’01 was named first-team All-American
by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Association.
Brown, a defender, is the Orangewomen’s first player to
earn first-team All-America status.
Soladay, a longtime member of the athletics department, died
served as a physical education instructor from 1960 through
1980 and was SU’s first and only director of women’s athletics
(1973 to 1982). When the men’s and women’s athletics departments
merged in 1982, Soladay became an associate director of athletics
for business management and team services. Soladay, who retired
from the University in May 1995, was also one of the founders
of Orange Plus.
director Jeffrey Hoone, right, gives a tour of the new Robert
B. Menschel Media Center to SU Trustee Robert B. Menschel
51 and his wife, Joyce, left, and Virginia Denton, director
of SUs Office of Design and Construction. The center,
funded by a gift from Menschel, was dedicated in May and features
expanded facilities and new equipment for Light Work, Community
Darkrooms, University Union TV, and WJPZ-FM.
| Steve Sartori
Street is looking dapper these days, thanks to the completion
of the second phase of the Crouse-Marshall Street renovation
project in August.
Work began on phase two in May.
Sidewalks and the street surface along Marshall Street
were finished with bricks. On South Crouse, utility
poles were removed and underground lines were installed
along both sides of the street, and, where needed, new
concrete sidewalks were laid. On both Marshall and South
Crouse, trees were planted, and new benches, bicycle
racks, and trash receptacles were installed.
In addition, the street surface
at the South Crouse-Marshall intersection was redone
in brick, a new bus shelter was built along South Crouse,
and information kiosks were installed on South Crouse
and at the corner of Marshall Street and University
The project—designed to revitalize
the Hill business district—is a cooperative venture
among SU, the University Hill Corp., and the Crouse-Marshall
The first phase was accomplished
through a $1.85 million grant from the U.S. Department
of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) secured by U.S.
Congressman James Walsh of Syracuse. Walsh obtained
an additional $1.93 million in HUD funding for phase
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