A Ukrainian techie combined 'code and people' to raise $3.5 million so far for Ukrainian families back home, for CNBC


Alex Iskold, a tech entrepreneur and start-up investor, revived the 1K Project to provide direct relief to Ukrainian families impacted by the war.


Tearing down highways to revitalize communities — and create jobs, for The American Prospect

Deka Dancil sees opportunity in the demolition of a small section of highway.



Booking.com Super Bowl ad looks to tap ‘tremendous’ desire to travel, CEO says, for CNBC

Battered by the pandemic, the travel industry is looking to better days ahead, with Super Bowl ads and consumer giveaways aimed at coaxing travelers to book long-delayed trips.



Airbnb to offer free housing to 100,000 Ukrainian refugees, for CNBC

Airbnb will offer free, temporary housing for up to 100,000 refugees fleeing Ukraine.



SU Steam Station's complicated relationship with a Syracuse neighborhood, for The Daily Orange

Syracuse University’s Steam Station hasn’t always been a good neighbor, according to David Rufus.


Noah Kahan delivers one-of-a-kind performance for his 1st time in Syracuse, for The Daily Orange.

Noah Kahan was never without a guitar on the Westcott Theater’s stage Tuesday night, except during “Fear of Water,” a soft ballad off his latest album “I Was / I Am.”


A Taste of Italy at Syracuse's Best Italian Markets, for Baked Magazine

I tapped into my Italian heritage to explore and review the best markets Syracuse, NY has to offer.


Without heat or water, SU students in Texas are still taking remote classes, for The Daily Orange

Tereyna Ancira’s family home lost power around 3 a.m. Monday morning. Ancira, a Syracuse University junior majoring in English and textual studies, is taking classes remotely in Houston.



Admissions experts say standardized tests are unfair, a financial burden, for The Daily Orange

Amina Salahou was planning to take the SAT for free in April at her high school — that is, until the coronavirus pandemic canceled it.




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