CCNY Announces New Course Withdrawal Process

City College has updated its course withdrawal process this spring in an effort to eliminate paper applications, shifting most of the student interface to CUNYfirst’s Self-Service tab. Starting on February 25th, all undergraduate students have received a service indicator on their records with the label “NWD” (Course Withdrawal Not Permitted Not Permitted Without Academic Advising). […]

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Film Review: Dear White People

  As Black History Month ends at City College, the city university decided to end the annual celebration with the premiere of a movie that touches on a subject close to home: Dear White People. Director Justin Simien took to this film to give women of color a new role, portraying college students at a […]

At City, Everything Really Isn’t Awesome

  The City College of New York has been seen as one of the more prestigious public colleges in CUNY for a long time now.  It’s seen as the “flagship college” of CUNY and as a comprehensive teaching, research and service institution dedicated to accessibility and excellence in undergraduate education. So now that we’re past […]


Men’s Basketball Season Crashes to End at Baruch

If there’s any bright side to the CCNY Men’s Basketball team’s loss at Baruch Sunday evening, it’s that they don’t have to endure the suffering of the season anymore. After numerous injuries, a few losing streaks and just one disappointment after another, City’s season ended in Lower Manhattan Sunday after the Beavers lost 72-55 to […]


Lady Beavers’ Season Comes to End in CUNYAC Quarterfinal Loss at Baruch

  City College’s Women’s Basketball Team was eliminated from the CUNY Athletic Conference in the quarterfinal round on Saturday afternoon, losing at Baruch, 104-61. The Baruch Bearcats advance to the semifinal round to play Hunter College on Tuesday at 6pm, February 24th, at City College’s Nat Holman Gymasium. Though City held Baruch to within three […]


Bloodhounds take a bite out of Beavers Volleyball

The CCNY Men’s Volleyball team was swept in three straight matches to John Jay College.  It is the third time they were swept in three consecutive matches, the fourth time this season and the second time that John Jay College was the culprit. The Bloodhounds won in three straight sets back on Feb. 9th at […]


Ending on a High Note: Lady Beavers Finish Regular Season with Win Over Medgar Evers

There’s no better way to end the regular season than with a win, which is exactly what the CCNY Women’s Basketball team did against Medgar Evers on Tuesday night. With their 60-31 win over Medgar Evers Tuesday night, they not only snapped their nine-game losing streak, but they also gained momentum heading into the playoffs. […]

Oliveras steals Senior Night spotlight in season finale win vs. Medgar Evers

In his second career start as a Beaver, senior Remington Oliveras had his best career game.  Fitting that he saved the best for last. While he only scored eight points in CCNY’s 74-62 playoff-clinching win over Medgar Evers in City’s regular-season finale Tuesday night, Oliveras showed everyone in Harlem, including family, that he can ball. […]


CCNY Basketball Find Themselves at Perfect Time to Salvage Season

  Forty-seven combined games, 11 total wins, and 36 total losses.  More disappointment, more frustration, less fans (or people in general) at games, less players on the teams compared to the beginning of the season due to either season-ending injuries, grades, or miscellaneous. This is the 2014-15 season that CCNY basketball has endured.  But here […]


Roosevelt Institute Wins MacArthur Grant for Extraordinary Creativity and Effectiveness

  City College’s own Roosevelt Institute | Campus Network Chapter is among nine honorees receiving a grant for Extraordinary Creativity and Effectiveness by the MacArthur Foundation. The award, good for a sum of $750,000, was announced February 4th. According to the MacArthur Foundation, the award is “both a recognition of past achievements and an investment […]

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Teach for America Comes to CCNY


Teach for America (TFA) is a nonprofit that has been sending teachers across America for the past 25 years. With 16 million American children facing poverty and only 6 percent of kids growing up in low-income communities graduating from college, TFA is ensuring that these kids get the education they deserve. Representatives from the organization […]

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The Faculty Senate Addresses Budget Allocation Issues


The faculty senate came together Thursday the 19th for its monthly meeting in Shepard Hall. The agenda was fairly typical and when the budget talks began it was all I could do to stay awake. Until College Resource Committee Chair Kevin Foster took the stage and posed an interesting problem: should the budget be allocated […]

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Inside the Dam: The Marriage of Discipline and Winning


  The Campus Magazine along with CCNY BeaverBeat (website coming soon) present a series of sports stories about the athletes here at The City College of New York, by the athletes of CCNY themselves.  This is the first of hopefully many more to come.  Enjoy and thank you for reading.   Every morning this semester […]

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The Streak is Over!: Men’s Hoops Finally End Losing Streak in Win Over John Jay


For the first time since the CCNY’s winter break, the Men’s Basketball team got a win when it was most needed.  The only difference is that this time around, the win came against a surprising opponent. The Beavers upset John Jay 79-71 in Harlem Saturday afternoon, not only ending their eight-game losing streak – their […]

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CCNY Women’s Basketball Drop Ninth Straight in Heartbreaker


CCNY’s Women’s Basketball team lost their ninth straight game, losing 48-47 to John Jay Saturday in Harlem. Both the John Jay Bloodhounds and the City College Beavers looked flat scoring-wise in the early goings, as both teams managed a total of eight meager points within the first six minutes. City consistently squandered early possessions with […]

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CCNY Men’s Volleyball Snap Five-Game Skid, Defeat Albertus Magnus 3-1


  After losing five straight games since their season opening win against CSI, the CCNY Men’s Volleyball team made easy work of the Albertus Magnus Falcons Friday night In Harlem. It was an impressive win for City as they rallied back after losing the opening set 25-21, winning the next three straight 25-19, 25-23 and […]

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CCNY Women’s Hoops ‘Embarrassed’ at Home, Fall Flat in Loss to Mariners


If there was any time in the season a team just didn’t seem to be in the mood to play, […]

Lewis Reaches 1,000 Point Milestone as Beavers Drop Eighth in a Row

The only thing that would’ve placed the cherry on the icing of the 1,000th career point cake is if CCNY’s […]

CCNY Falls to Baruch for Seventh Straight Loss

I’m not one to rely on clichés but David and Goliath is totally an appropriate and accurate description of Tuesday […]

CUNY Releases PSAs on Sexual Assault


  CUNY-TV has produced three short public service announcements detailing what Title IX is, and what to do should you […]

Instant Recap: Men’s Basketball Continues to Struggle, Fall 66 -55 at St. Joseph’s Brooklyn


The struggle continues for CCNY’s Men’s Basketball team. CCNY’s Men’s Basketball team dropped their seventh straight game, losing  66-55  to […]

The rise of eSports, is City next to plug in?


What if I told you that playing videogames can make you rich? That’s right, those countless hours spent honing your […]