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Why Our Education Matters

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A front-page New York Times article discussed CCNY’s financial problems — and the lack of assistant for CUNY from the state. Here’s our take: As financing for college plummets and tuition soars, students and faculty wonder who will stand up for the future of public education by Saif Choudhury As a young boy playing computer […]

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The Lure of Study Abroad

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As the next group heads overseas, CCNY students share their insights  by Carol Commissiong It’s summer and the next crop of CCNY students is getting ready to travel to Morocco, Spain, Italy, Costa Rica, South Africa, South Korea and other countries around the world. By studying abroad, students have the opportunity to experience a foreign […]

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CCNY Charging Engineers for Excellence

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BY Christian Hernandez & Laura Taveras   Fallout has heated up over a new fee for all CCNY engineering students. The so-called excellence fee requires all Grove undergrads to pay an additional $300 a year divided into two payments of $150 a semester. This new fee falls on engineering students’ shoulders, just as a yearly […]

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Breaking News: Provost Maurizio Trevisan Resigns

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Earlier this week, Maurizio Trevisan resigned his position as provost of City College, the number-two position under President Lisa Staiano Coico. This move adds to the administrative storm that began last year with word of the college’s $14 million budget crisis. Trevisan will serve as full-time dean of the new CUNY School of Medicine at […]

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CCNY Students Unwind In a Virtual Reality

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Photo by Curtis Ashley By Curtis Ashley City College students are feeling the pressure of final papers and exams now that there are two weeks left to the semester. With that in mind, the Entrepreneurship Club decided to treat their fellow classmates to a vacation — one that didn’t cost a single penny — with the power of virtual reality. “They […]

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USG Elections — It’s Not Too Late to Cast Your Ballot

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Voting ends Thursday May 5 @ 9 PM. Here’s what you need to know by Laura Taveras  All students registered for a degree can vote in this year’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) elections. Voting started Monday, May 3, 2016, at 10 AM and ends Thursday, May 5 at 9 PM. Computers are available to students […]

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