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Change of Seasons, Change of Mood

Change of Seasons, Change of Mood

Fall weather may be triggering mild depression As the leaves start to fall, the weather becomes cooler, and the nights become longer students are feeling the blues. BCC student Dariana Figueroa, 24, claims she’s miserable during the winter. “I feel really [...]

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Why Intern?

Why Intern?

Internships can be the key to success. Now's the time to find one by Anne Jean-Paul The beginning of the school semester, means that now is the time to look for and to obtain internships. Having an internship can help you [...]

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Nasty Bathrooms!

Nasty Bathrooms!

Everybody's got to go, but..... During the day, students find relief in CCNY bathrooms. But here on campus many students have issues with our restrooms. “The bathrooms are never, and I mean never clean when I come to use the toilet,” [...]

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Refund Check “Ballin’”

Refund Check “Ballin’”

Doing the right thing--or not--with financial aid checks. Financial aid refund checks come in at the start of every semester. With 87 percent of students at CCNY taking out school loans, many receive the check, the remaining money a student receives [...]

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Untangling Your Financial Aid

Untangling Your Financial Aid

Don’t let confusion about your money stress you out by Carrie Jeremy  The financial aid office, located in the Willie Administration Building Room 104 is one busy place. At this time of year, students flood the office verifying that all the [...]

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Tips for Time

Tips for Time

How to be efficient: a guide for students by Sally Abreu It’s that time of the year again--the beginning of the academic school year. With so much school work and so little time, it's easy to fall behind, especially if you're a [...]

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Tech Crash Hits Campus

Tech Crash Hits Campus

What's going on with technology? This does not compute by Elsie Alonso Along with the first week of school shenanigans from CUNYfirst, technical difficulties continue at CCNY. The entire computer system on campus crashed last Monday enraging students and staff. Like so [...]

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