Orange Alert


(April 26, 2021)

Pair of A&S Faculty Elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

George M. Langford and Virginia Burrus join Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein and Martin Luther King, Jr., as members of the Academy.

Crowd gathered for the peace tree planting at Syracuse University.

(April 23, 2021)

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Syracuse University Peace Tree

Twenty-five years the peace tree was planted to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the religion department.

Shira Schwartz portrait

(Oct. 30, 2020)

From Sacred Texts to Texting

Inaugural Phyllis Backer Professor brings an interdisciplinary approach to Jewish Studies.

Sara Swenson

(June 18, 2020)

Forging Communities of ‘People with Heart’

Ph.D. candidate in religion receives dissertation fellowship to analyze contemporary Buddhist charities in Southeast Asia.