2014-2015

Mike Hopkins Formally Named Men’s Basketball Head Coach-Designate

June 25, 2015: Chancellor Syverud today announced he has formally named Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Hopkins as head coach-designate.

Peter Sala Named Vice President and Chief Campus Facilities Officer

June 24, 2015: Chancellor Syverud today announced that Interim Director of Athletics and Managing Director of the Carrier Dome Peter Sala will assume a new senior leadership role at the University once his interim director appointment concludes on July 6.

Chancellor Syverud Selects Mark Coyle as University’s Next Director of Athletics

June 19, 2015: Coyle currently serves as director of athletics at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho.

Dean, Faculty, Student Reps Named to Board of Trustees

June 9, 2015: New representatives are named to Syracuse University’s Board of Trustees.

Liddy Selects David Seaman as Dean of the University Libraries

June 8, 2015: Seaman comes to Syracuse from Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H.,

Statement from Chancellor Kent Syverud on the Death of Beau Biden

May 31, 2015: Chancellor Syverud expresses condolences on the passing of Beau Biden L’94.

One University Events Attended by 2,800 Faculty and Staff Members

May 22, 2015: It is believed that this represents the largest number of faculty and staff ever to be invited to the Chancellor’s house for a particular set of events.

Chancellor Appoints Task Force on Sexual and Relationship Violence

April 23, 2015: Chancellor Syverud today appointed 30 members of the campus community to a standing Task Force on Sexual and Relationship Violence.

Chancellor Appoints Members of Vice Chancellor and Provost Search Committee

April 16, 2015: The Vice Chancellor and Provost is Syracuse University’s chief academic officer and is responsible for all aspects of the academic mission.

Chancellor, Executive Team to Attend ‘The Cuse Conference, Your University’

April 7, 2015: The one-day conference is being hosted by the Student Association, Graduate Student Organization, Residence Hall Association and ESF Undergraduate Student Association.

Chancellor Syverud Appoints Search Committee for New Director of Athletics

April 6, 2015: Chancellor Syverud today announced the members of the Search Committee for the University’s new Director of Athletics and a timeline for moving forward in the search process.

ROTC cadets honored at 2015 Chancellor’s Review

April 3, 2015: Chancellor Kent Syverud hosted the annual Chancellor’s Review and Awards Ceremony, recognizing exemplary achievements of cadets in the Army and Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) programs.

Message from Chancellor Syverud to the University Community

March 18, 2015: Chancellor Syverud provides an update on the University’s plans moving forward.

Chancellor Syverud Selects Andy Gordon for Chief Human Resources Officer

March 16, 2015: Gordon, who will report to Chancellor Syverud, will assume his new role at the University on April 15.

Chancellor Syverud’s Message Regarding NCAA Report

March 6, 2015: Chancellor Syverud updates the community on the outcome of Syracuse University’s case before the NCAA.

Message from Chancellor Syverud Regarding Voluntary Post-Season Ban

February 4, 2015: Chancellor Syverud write to give the community advance notice that the University is announcing it has self-imposed a one-year post-season ban for the men’s basketball 2014-15 season as part of its case pending before the NCAA Committee on Infractions.

González, Wells to Serve as Special Assistants to the Chancellor

January 26, 2015: Chancellor Syverud today announced that University College Dean Bea González, and a former senior vice president and dean of student affairs at the University, Barry L. Wells, will be joining the Chancellor’s leadership team as Special Assistants.

Chancellor to Meet with Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy Next Week

January 16, 2015: Early next week, Chancellor Syverud will meet with members of the Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy to discuss its final report released last month.

Chancellor Syverud Responds to GSO Resolution Regarding University Interactions with THE General Body

January 14, 2015: In a letter delivered tonight to Graduate Student Organization (GSO) President Patrick Neary, Chancellor Syverud responded to the GSO’s Resolution requesting an investigation into the administration’s response to recent student protests.

Chancellor Receives Final Report from Workgroup

December 17, 2014: The Chancellor’s Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy delivered its final report to Chancellor Kent Syverud today.

Chancellor Syverud Addresses December Meeting of University Senate

December 9, 2014: The following is a transcript of his remarks.

University Appoints Matt Ter Molen Chief Advancement Officer

December 4, 2014: Ter Molen, who will report to Chancellor Syverud, will assume his new role at the University on Feb. 1, 2015.

Statements from Chancellor Syverud and Dean Bea González

November 20, 2014: This afternoon members of THE General Body vacated Crouse-Hinds Hall since first taking residence there on Nov. 3.

Chancellor Syverud Visits Syracuse University Hillel

November 14, 2014: When Syracuse University Chancellor Syverud recently sat down in the conference room in the Winnick Hillel Center for Jewish Life, he looked out the window to see his own house across Walnut Park.

Message to the University Community from Chancellor Syverud

November 13, 2014: Message from Chancellor Syverud regarding how the past ten days have demonstrated much about the importance of listening to our students and responding to their concerns.

Chancellor’s Workgroup Hosts Student Focus Group

November 11, 2014: The workgroup has spent the last month collecting information, conducting interviews and discussing sexual assault services at Syracuse University.

Chancellor Syverud and THE General Body Commit to Move Conversations Forward

November 6, 2014: Chancellor Kent Syverud met last night with student leaders from THE General Body to listen to their concerns and discuss a process for continued dialogue to address the issues detailed in a 43-page document issued by the student group on Monday.

Chancellor Syverud Visits with Students Keeping Presence in Crouse-Hinds Hall

November 4, 2014: After returning from New York City, where he was meeting with alumni, Chancellor Kent Syverud stopped by the lobby of Crouse-Hinds Hall Tuesday afternoon to speak with students who are keeping a presence on the ground floor of the building.

Fast Forward Syracuse Town Hall with Chancellor Syverud to Take Place Sept. 22

September 12, 2014: At the Town Hall, the Chancellor will discuss Fast Forward Syracuse and how it is providing the key strategic direction and framework for propelling the University forward.

Chancellor Syverud Appoints Members to Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy

September 5, 2014: The charge to the workgroup is to provide ideas, suggestions and proposals for how the University can continue to address the serious issues of sexual assault and relationship violence on campus.

Convocation Remarks by Chancellor Kent Syverud

August 22, 2014: Chancellor Syverud welcomes students to the new academic year.