Gwen Ifill, moderator and managing editor of PBS' "Washington Week" and senior correspondent for "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer," will be the keynote speaker for Syracuse University's 25th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, "Continuing the Journey: Where Do We Go From Here," on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, in the Carrier Dome. The annual celebration is among the largest university-sponsored events in the United States to commemorate King. Last year, more than 2,000 people attended SU's event.
Recruiting Scholars for the 2010-2011 Year
The McNair Scholars Program prepares undergraduate students for graduate education and research by providing its scholars with support and services integral to their post-baccalaureate preparation. We are looking for students committed to excellence scholarship to become future McNair scholars. Deadline is February 19, 2010.