Fri October 12, 2012
Regional Coverage

SU holds memorial events for student killed in Syria

Bassel Shahade, a Syracuse University graduate film student and Syrian native, was killed in the Homs massacre in Syria this spring, while working as a citizen journalist and filmmaker. Syracuse University commemorated him on October 10 with a memorial service, a panel about the situation in Syria and a benefit concert.

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Tue June 5, 2012
Regional Coverage

SU student remembered

The steps of Hendricks Chapel at Syracuse University.
Matt Johnston WRVO

It’s been just over a week since Syracuse University student Bassel Al Shahade was killed in Homs, Syria. Last night, friends, colleagues, and teachers gathered on the SU Hill to remember him.

Many also hope the event brings awareness to the violence in Syria.

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