Family Weekend Snapchat Filter

If your loved ones are visiting SU for Family Weekend, celebrate by trying out our lastest Snapchat geofilter! Take a selfie with Mom or snap a picture of that home cooking you missed so much. Spider Monica Rexach ’17 designed this filter, keeping in mind that families come in all shapes and sizes. Enjoy your weekend and Go Orange! Continue Reading

Student Magazines Available on iPad

The spring 2015 issues of 20 Watts, Baked, Equal Time, The OutCrowd, and What the Health are available to download on the SU Student Magazines iPad app! We’re also pleased to introduce the newest additions to SU Mags, The Student Voice and Zipped. If you didn’t get a chance to pick up any of the print editions on campus last spring, check out the digital versions today for free!  Continue Reading

Summer 2015 Potluck Recap

As the fall semester was quickly approaching, Spiders held a potluck on Friday, August 7 to celebrate the end of another great summer here in Syracuse. With nearly full participation from both the Spiders and OP, there was plenty of food to go around. Continue Reading

Spiders Releases Syracuse Snapchat Geofilter

Spiders has released its first-ever Syracuse University Snapchat geofilter, just in time for fall semester! This filter was designed by Spider Beth Fritzinger ’15. To enable filters on your phone follow this tutorial by Snapchat. Be sure to check out the new geofilter when you’re on main campus and keep an eye out for more filters coming soon.

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Now Hiring: Web Developers

Spiders is looking for passionate and motivated students to join our team as web developers this fall. Spiders typically work between 15 and 20 hours a week and are mentored by full-time staff. Applicants should have experience with HTML/CSS, WordPress, jQuery, and PHP. Think you have what it takes to put the web together with us? Apply today! Continue Reading

Congratulations Mikey Brandt!

Spider Michael Brandt ‘15 recently accepted a job as a junior web developer with Booj in Denver, Colorado. Mikey worked at Spiders for almost 2 years while studying information management and technology at Syracuse University’s iSchool. Spiders wishes Mikey the best of luck at his new job! Keep spinning webs.

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End of Year Party 2015

On Friday, April 17, Spiders celebrated the graduating seniors during a potluck lunch. With plenty of food to choose from, mac’n’cheese by Marcus McLean ’14 and empanadas by Lyndsey Jimenez ’15 took top prizes for favorite dish and best effort, respectively.

Following a lengthy and delicious lunch, the afternoon’s events ended with the presentation of special Spiders diplomas to each departing Spider. As a “thank you,” the soon-to-be graduates presented Jono with an inflatable Minion. Needless to say, the boss loved it! Continue Reading

Planning For Your Financial Future

Courtland Alex

As part of the Spiders Guest Lecture Series, Courtland Alex, Agent Development Center Manager for State Farm, former certified financial planner, and father of Spider Claire Alex, gave a talk titled “Planning for Your Financial Future.” The purpose of this lecture was to inform Spiders about how to plan for retirement, and make them aware of how the financial decisions they make today will affect their future. Many Spiders had never considered their financial future prior to Alex’s presentation.

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