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CCNY Students Tackle Race & Racism in Millennial America

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  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 […]

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Harlem Residents Unite Against Trump’s Travel Ban

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  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 […]

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

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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 […]

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Immigration Ban Flies in Face of Pluralistic Values at City College

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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 […]

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Starlet Keke Palmer Holds Book Signing at CCNY

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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 […]

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21st Century Foundation Records Released

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BY Elihu Fleury How This Relates to CCNY’s Recent Financial Scandal City College administration released a report containing records from the 21st Century Foundation, the college’s main fundraising organization. The records listed employees who received money from the foundation as supplements to their taxable salary. Interim President Vincent Boudreau announced the release of this information […]

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Where Do We Go from Here? Complete Coverage of Our Student Town Hall

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Recent event highlights uncertain future, including immigration crisis and financial scandal By Elihu Fleury Uncertainty is the only certainty there is. That one sentiment summarizes the CCNY Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, December 8th. It took place in the NAC Aronow Theater, and featured Interim President Vincent Boudreau. The assembly came as CCNY faces a […]

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CCNY Continues Investigation of Anti-Semitic Graffiti on Campus

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Public Safety Searches for Suspects in Hate-Related Vandalism by Anthony Viola The NYPD and City College authorities are involved in an ongoing investigation of anti-Semitic graffiti reported on campus on December 7. A student found derogatory language written in pencil on a brown window frame in one of the rooms on the fifth floor of […]

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CCNY’s Financial Misconduct Sparks CUNY-Wide Investigation

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The new report has students worrying about the college’s integrity by Anthony Viola While the administration seems to be moving in a positive direction, the ghost of its past still haunts the City College of New York. Although ex-president Lisa S. Coico has resigned, her alleged mistakes remain front and center. Two days after Coico’s […]

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CCNY Mourns Student Killed in Apparent Murder-Suicide

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Just after Thanksgiving, City College student Aaron Raines was killed in what is believed to be a murder suicide. Raines and 26-year-old Anthony DiLorenzo, a resident of Virginia, were found dead inside a Washington Heights apartment on November 29 at 11:20 PM, according to PIX11. Labeling it domestic violence, police think DiLorenzo shot Raines in […]

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