Los Angeles as a Learning Lab

For more than 100 years, Los Angeles has been the unrivaled entertainment capital of the world. And you needn’t look too far to find Syracuse University alumni in some of the entertainment industry’s most pivotal roles. Through the tremendous achievements of those alumni, SU has gained an international reputation for preparing students to excel in the field.

With the SULA Semester, SU is taking this strength to the next level—joining with our “community of experts” to offer students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn the business from the inside. Through SU’s bold approach to education and its commitment to Scholarship in Action, students will continue to take what they learn in the classroom and test their knowledge in real-world situations, igniting an exchange of ideas that benefits all.

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SU WOMEN ON THE MOVE!

SU WOMEN ON THE MOVE!

Thank you Lynne Spillman, Erin Westerman, Meredith Roberts, Angela Bundrant-Turner and Patty Freedman for participating in an informative panel and sharing your perspectives on the entertainment industry

The SPRING 2014 Jack and Victoria Horne Oakie LA Semester Entertainment Excellence Scholarship Winners!

The SPRING 2014 Jack and Victoria Horne Oakie LA Semester Entertainment Excellence Scholarship Winners!

Claire Dunderman, Bailey Norman, Valerie Champeau
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Feels Like Home to Me

Feels Like Home to Me

By Amanda Quigley

I’ll be honest straight out the gate, I have interned in LA before. In fact, I interned for the same company and the same department over the summer as I am now. So why did I come back to LA you ask? To find a home here. While at Syracuse, the song “Feels Like Home” […]

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The biggest tourist Los Angeles has ever seen

The biggest tourist Los Angeles has ever seen

By Emma Sauerwein

It was my mission before making my trek across the country that I would become the biggest tourist Los Angeles has ever seen. Armed with my camera, Dodgers hat and New Jersey license plate, I’ve successfully visited most of the well-known attractions the city has to offer. I was so happy when I finally got […]

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The World of Development

The World of Development

By Katie O'Brien

I came out to LA with my heart set on a production internship but quickly came to realize that those are few and far between these days. Instead, I wound up with two development internships one at a big broadcast studio and the other at a television production and distribution company. “Development” in television is […]

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True Life: Doesn’t Want to Leave Los Angeles Probably Ever Again

True Life: Doesn’t Want to Leave Los Angeles Probably Ever Again

By Kristen O’Leary

When I found out that I was spending this winter in Los Angeles, I was thrilled.  Not just because of the incredible opportunities the SULA Program has to offer, but also because I was born and raised in Syracuse, New York.  For once, I wouldn’t have to shovel myself out of my house to shovel […]

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