Archive by Author

Collegiate Diversity Generates Change at Invention Corps

Collegiate Diversity Generates Change at Invention Corps

By: Katie Herchenroeder On Thursday November 2nd, students from all academic backgrounds competed in a “Design Hunt” put on by Invention Corps of The City College of New York (CCNY). During the event, participants were tasked with creating resourceful solutions to systems on campus. From reworking the school’s shuttle bus system to thinking critically about […]

Read More 0 Comments

Keeping a Level-Head With ‘City Tutors’

Keeping a Level-Head With ‘City Tutors’

By: Curtis Ashley On the list of resources you should be aware of this school year, local tutoring services should be in your top five. Fortunately for City College students, there’s City Tutors (CT). CT is a home-grown tutoring service that meets the need of the students and the Harlem community. They offer tutoring to […]

Read More 0 Comments

Enzo Soderini: From Soccer Star to Immigration Advocate

Enzo Soderini: From Soccer Star to Immigration Advocate

Text and photo by Hash Sesay In front of the North Academic Center at CCNY, a tight side hallway leads to a small office. Here you see employees working overtime making phone calls, sorting through mountains of paperwork, and speaking with multiple clients. This office, the City College Immigration Center, residents can receive various services […]

Read More 0 Comments

CCNY Fights Food Insecurity with New Pantry

image1

Text and photos by Jose Cardoso Last week, the Colin Powell School  and NYPIRG celebrated the opening of CCNY’s food pantry in NAC 6/145 to fight the little-discussed problem of hunger among college students. According to a study by CUNY, nearly 40 percent of undergraduate students surveyed reported being “food insecure” in some way while […]

Read More 0 Comments

CCNY Students Tackle Race & Racism in Millennial America

Screen Shot 2017-02-21 at 3.10.19 PM

  A Black History Month Discussion at 1010 WINS   by Ana Sampson In post-election 2017, just about any discussion of race becomes contentious. But a mixed-race panel of college students hosted by 1010 WINS last Friday, expressed hope not rage. “I was raised to treat everyone equally,” said Marie Brewer, a recent City College […]

Read More 0 Comments

Harlem Residents Unite Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Screen Shot 2017-02-13 at 4.46.06 PM

  It’s not just those from the seven effect countries who feel the effects — and are pushing back. Text and photo by Cristal Moris Luis Lopez, a Harlem resident, opposes Donald Trump’s recent immigration ban, even though he doesn’t come from any of the seven Muslim-majority countries. “He honestly isn’t looking out for our […]

Read More 0 Comments

A Nor’easter Hits the Area, and Students Get a Snow Day!

20170210_130244

Text and photos by Johnathan Thompson Some furious flurries shut down public schools on Thursday, and CUNY followed suit, giving students at CCNY a snow day. In the “city that never sleeps,” exactly no one complained. “I love the snow, on top of that it meant no school and no work!” said Geraldine Miranda, a […]

Read More 0 Comments

Immigration Ban Flies in Face of Pluralistic Values at City College

Screen Shot 2017-02-13 at 8.57.53 AM

Text and Photo by Joey Viglietta Enzo Soderini, an immigration lawyer for international students at the City College of New York, speaks in a near-whisper, as though wary of surveillance. He has discussed the same issue for several days straight. “I have met so many students from Middle-Eastern countries: Iran, Iraq, Syria,” says Soderini. “They […]

Read More 0 Comments

Starlet Keke Palmer Holds Book Signing at CCNY

16387892_10158172419350383_497086416380164888_n (1)

My Roommate’s All-Exclusive Experience by Mia Chin On February 2, Keke Palmer, beloved actress, singer, and song writer, made a guest appearance at Aaron Davis Hall. It was the first signing of her new book, I Don’t Belong to You: Quiet the Noise and Find Your Voice. This young impassioned artist is most known for […]

Read More 0 Comments

Soda Streaming for Coexistence

co2-cylinder-505395_1920

Misinformation Leads to Harmful Boycotting by Ariel Avgi – CAMERA Fellow Walk around the NAC Rotunda between club hours, or even 12pm to 2pm on a Monday or Wednesday. There is no shortage of student clubs trying to sell you baked goods or fresh waffles. The pro-Israel student advocates at City College have introduced a […]

Read More 0 Comments

CCNY Alum Wins the 2018 Tyler Prize

Dr. Falkowski currently lectures at Rutgers University. Photo by: Katie Voss

Dr. Paul Falkowski Receives Award for Environmental Achievement by Victor Anosike The City College of New York alumnus Dr. Paul […]

City College Manages Reports of Beg Bugs

City College Manages Reports of Beg Bugs

Tackling the Pests that Found a New Home in Shepard Hall by Kiana Cohen It’s not a secret that The […]

Opinion-Editorial: CUNY Seeks Control Over Student Activities Fees

Opinion-Editorial: CUNY Seeks Control Over Student Activities Fees

Submitted by Haris Khan and Charlotte Oestrich Historically, The City College of New York has been one of the freer […]

Getting Guys to Teach

Getting Guys to Teach

Unique Program Recruits Men Into the Classroom by Katherinne De La Cruz Justin Rivera, who grew up in the projects […]

Lights, Camera, Lots of Action

Lights, Camera, Lots of Action

FX’s “The Americans” Shoots at City by Maty Drame Earlier this month, parts of the City College campus looked more […]

Sophie Davis – The Racial Slur Incident

Sophie Davis - The Racial Slur Incident

A submission article by Alfha Gonzalez “Negro was here” was etched on a chair in a North Academic Lecture Hall […]