Written Work

Students, faculty comment on Speaks’ first semester as dean

Before a new chancellor joined the Syracuse University campus this spring, Michael Speaks joined SU in the fall as the new dean of the School of Architecture. Speaks became a part of the Syracuse community in July. Previously, he taught in architecture programs at Harvard University and Columbia University. Associate Dean of the School of … Continue reading Students, faculty comment on Speaks’ first semester as dean

Beautiful chaos: Musical at Red House offers poignant look at family’s struggle with mental illness

A family sings “Just Another Day” while the son and daughter get ready for school, the father gets ready for work and the mother packs them all their lunches. But their morning takes a turn for the crazy — literally — when the mother, Diana Goodman, played by Laura Austin, starts to make sandwiches on … Continue reading Beautiful chaos: Musical at Red House offers poignant look at family’s struggle with mental illness