City Never Sleeps By Joyce Li

Good news for college graduates!: The Washington Post reports that, employers plan to increase the hiring of 4-year college graduates of approximately 5 percent for the upcoming year. The demand for graduates with an associate’s degree will also rise sharply by 30 percent. The result of an increased hiring of graduates might reflect a better future for our economy, especially after the re-election of President Obama.

Ex-college student’s terror plot unfolds: An ex-college student from Saudi Arabia was sentenced to life Tuesday for an attempt to use a bomb, possibly targeting former president, George W. Bush. Read more about it here.

Colleges help avoid student debt: With college tuition and student debt soaring high, one of the ways colleges will help is to minimize the need to borrow money. Some other methods may be developed by the Obama administration for initiatives like the Financial Aid Shopping Sheet. A larger effort to help students by SUNY will prevent student loan borrowers from defaulting. Click here to read more.

Need to brush up on your writing skills?: Finals are just around the corner and that means its crunch time for final paper assignments. Starting at 11 AM tomorrow, the Writing Center will offer workshops to help you with writing thesis statements and proofreading.

A relationship class?: The Relationship Education Group is hosting an event tomorrow from 1 pm to 2 pm in NAC 6/115 for people in all types of relationships. Singles, couples and all kinds of relationships are welcome to attend.

Tags: , , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Sexual Assault on Campus — A National Crisis

the-hunting-ground-poster_566_356_c1

Screenings of The Hunting Ground and discussions at City College raise awareness by Enoye Uwa Rape has decreased over the […]

Lawmakers Propose Free MetroCards for CUNY Students

metrocard

Last Thursday, two New York City lawmakers proposed legislation that would be make CUNY students’ lives just a little bit easier. […]

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

This year, Black History Month held special significance for my students in Brownsville. Black history – like that of all […]

Worker Appreciation: Cafeteria Workers On Campus

Worker Appreciation Event

As we all strive for a better future as bright-eyed college students, the shadows of the working poor trail us, […]

Thoughts on Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Video

clinton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N708P-A45D0 Ted Cruz is in. Marco Rubio is in. Rand Paul is in. And now, finally, the first Democrat is […]

Business as Usual as CCNY Outdoor Track Opens Season

Anticipation, the buildup…There’s nothing in the world like it. A fresh track, a new start, another chance at winning another […]