Audrey Burian –  Special Project Assistant

Audrey Burian

Audrey Burian

As the special project assistant at the Newhouse School, Burian lends support to faculty members who are working on special projects. Her job is multifaceted as she helps facilitate a diverse array of events and programs at the Newhouse School. She has worked for the Tully Center since it was established in 2006 and it is now one of the primary components of her position.

Angela M. Rulffes G’03 – Research Assistant

Angela Rulffes is a Ph.D. student at the Newhouse School. Her research is focused on the evolution of free speech and privacy rights in the digital age. Before coming to Syracuse University, she worked as an attorney and law clerk for the ACLU of Ohio, focusing on civil liberties issues including free speech rights. She also worked as the editor of an online legal publication. Rulffes is a licensed New York State attorney. She earned a J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, an M.S. in broadcast and digital journalism from the Newhouse School and a B.A. in English from SUNY Plattsburgh.

Erika Haas – Undergraduate Representative


Erika Haas is a dual magazine journalism and political science major at Syracuse University. She enjoys tackling controversial issues in the areas of politics, religion and social conflict.