Past Events By Topic

Some events may be listed more than once as they touched on multiple categories. All events are listed in the order in which they occurred.

The Arts

SU Professor and Creator of the ‘Tree of 40 Fruit’ Sam Van Aken

Architect and Artist Jason Evans on [re]thinking syracuse

Historic Preservationist Beth Crawford on the Restoration of the Gustav Stickley House

Our Community

Sudanese ‘Lost Boy’ John Dau on His Amazing Journey from War-Torn South Sudan to Syracuse, NY

“The Near Westside – by Choice!” – A Conversation with Neighbors

Author and Judge Joe Fahey on “James K. McGuire, Boy Mayor and Irish Nationalist”

Syracuse.com/Post-Standard Columnist Sean Kirst on “Syracuse: What I loved, why I stayed, what still drives me wild”

Architect and Artist Jason Evans on [re]thinking syracuse

Reclaiming Our Past: The Hotel Syracuse with Developer Ed Riley and Artist Katerina Spilio

Something’s Brewing in CNY with Beer Historian Don Cazentre and the Salt City Brew Club

Andrew Lunetta, Founder of A Tiny Home for Good

Author Sean Kirst on “The Soul of Central New York: Syracuse Stories”

Fitness Gurus Nick and Jill Murphy on Fighting Fat with Fat

Former SU Lacrosse Coach Roy Simmons Jr. and Stick Maker Alf Jacques on Lacrosse in Central New York

Cold Case Initiatives Founder Janis McDonald on “It’s Never Too Late for Justice”

Celebrating 100 Years of City Parks

Historic Preservationist Beth Crawford on the Restoration of the Gustav Stickley House

The League of Women Voters and Maxwell School Professor Thomas Keck on “Rewriting our Foundation: The State and Federal Constitutions” 

History

Sudanese ‘Lost Boy’ John Dau on His Amazing Journey from War-Torn South Sudan to Syracuse, NY

Author and Judge Joe Fahey on “James K. McGuire, Boy Mayor and Irish Nationalist”

Reclaiming Our Past: The Hotel Syracuse with Developer Ed Riley and Artist Katerina Spilio

Something’s Brewing in CNY with Beer Historian Don Cazentre and the Salt City Brew Club

Former SU Lacrosse Coach Roy Simmons Jr. and Stick Maker Alf Jacques on Lacrosse in Central New York

Cold Case Initiatives Founder Janis McDonald on “It’s Never Too Late for Justice”

Celebrating 100 Years of City Parks

Historic Preservationist Beth Crawford on the Restoration of the Gustav Stickley House

The League of Women Voters and Maxwell School Professor Thomas Keck on “Rewriting our Foundation: The State and Federal Constitutions” 

Media, Journalism, & Writing

Former Newhouse Dean and Ivory Tower Moderator David Rubin on the Media and Democracy

Author and Judge Joe Fahey on “James K. McGuire, Boy Mayor and Irish Nationalist”

Syracuse.com/Post-Standard Columnist Sean Kirst on “Syracuse: What I loved, why I stayed, what still drives me wild”

Author Sean Kirst on “The Soul of Central New York: Syracuse Stories”

Politics, Policy, & Economics

Former Newhouse Dean and Ivory Tower Moderator David Rubin on the Media and Democracy

Maxwell School Economist Donald Dutkowsky on Income Inequality in America

Social Policy Expert and Maxwell Alum Tim Rudd on Social Policy and Syracuse

Colgate Professor and Ivory Tower Star Tim Byrnes with the League of Women Voters on “Election 2016: How We Got Here and Where We’ll Go”

Cold Case Initiatives Founder Janis McDonald on “It’s Never Too Late for Justice”

The League of Women Voters and Maxwell School Professor Thomas Keck on “Rewriting our Foundation: The State and Federal Constitutions” 

Sports & Fitness

Former Professional Football Player Billy McBride on Race, Diversity, and Inclusion

Fitness Gurus Nick and Jill Murphy on Fighting Fat with Fat

Former SU Lacrosse Coach Roy Simmons Jr. and Stick Maker Alf Jacques on Lacrosse in Central New York