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CUNY Faculty Members Demand Higher Wages from Administration

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submitted by: Michael C. Bohn, Sr. On December 4, over 100 faculty and staff from throughout The City University of New York (CUNY) marched to demand higher pay and improved working conditions. They give CUNY’s administration a failing grade for its unwillingness to better support faculty members. The Professional Staff Congress (PSC/CUNY), the union representing more […]

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Interim President Introduces DACA Phone Bank

Interim President Introduces DACA Phone Bank

News Editor Katie Herchenroeder speaks with Interim President Vincent Boudreau, NYPIRG Project Coordinator Leo Gracia, and Higher Education Project Leader Oneika Price about the new phone bank in the North Academic Center. This initiative enables students, faculty, and administration to speak with their representatives in order to show support for the Deferred Action for Childhood […]

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Newly Discovered Insect Named After CCNY Professor

Newly Discovered Insect Named After CCNY Professor

By: Anthony Viola Researchers in Central Park named their recent discovery after Professor David Lohman. Since 2009, Lohman has instructed biology at The City College of New York. In his work as a researcher, he has traveled around Asia, capturing insects for his work and for the work of his colleagues. As a means of […]

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Uncertainty Surrounds Vincent Boudreau’s Title at CCNY

Uncertainty Surrounds Vincent Boudreau’s Title at CCNY

By: Katie Herchenroeder Since October 13, 2016, the word “Interim” has been used 90 times in emails sent out to the entire population of The City College of New York (CCNY). With what seems like constant transitions, the students, faculty, and the administration are left in a state of perpetual confusion. This disorientation has been […]

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Voters Choose New Student Government

Voters Choose New Student Government

Elections Conclude with SRC Victory by Jana Makki   The political slate, “Students Run City,” secured most of the elected positions in the Undergraduate Student Government. After negating the Spring results, Interim President Vince Boudreau confirmed the recent election proceedings. Some of the newly elected members include Taimoor Arif for President and Quintin Price for […]

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CCNY Professor Awarded for Science Innovation

CCNY Professor Awarded for Science Innovation

By: Mia Chin On September 6, the North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Advisory Board awarded the work of Maria C. Tamargo. Tamargo will receive the 2017 MBE Innovator Award for her exploration in nanotechnology. On October 15, she will accept the honor in Galveston, Texas. Tamargo received her PhD at John Hopkins University. In 1993, […]

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CCNY Shuttle Service Implements Route Change

CCNY Shuttle Service Implements Route Change

News Editor Katie Herchenroeder reports on the change in campus-affiliated transportation. The school announced the new system on September 26, and will go into effect on October 2.

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Student Government Re-Elections Slated for This Week

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By: Jana Makki An election season is sweeping through the City College of New York. Or in this case, it is happening all over again. The undergraduate candidates campaigned this week as an appeal to student voters. Mark the dates on your calendars because voting opens on September 27 and ends on September 28. Contenders […]

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DACA: What You Need to Know Now

DACA: What You Need to Know Now

By: Katie Herchenroeder On September 5, President Donald Trump tweeted, “Congress, get ready to do your job – DACA!” He followed up, saying they had six months to do so. On Wednesday, September 6, Interim President Vince Boudreau addressed the students of the City College of New York about the administration’s stance on what occurred, […]

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CCNY Residence Hall Contributes to Hurricane Relief

CCNY Residence Hall Contributes to Hurricane Relief

By: Anthony Viola Hurricane season produced two of the largest storms ever seen back to back. In Houston, the victims of Hurricane Harvey continue to repair their lives after the storm destroyed their homes. Irma caused similar issues for people in southern Florida. In a time when the country needs to come together, The Towers […]

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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 […]

CUNY Faculty Members Demand Higher Wages from Administration

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submitted by: Michael C. Bohn, Sr. On December 4, over 100 faculty and staff from throughout The City University of New […]

Book Recommendations: Continuation from November Issue

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By: Aurora Soriano In the past hour, you’ve probably thought about dropping everything and traveling to somewhere a lot less […]

Interim President Introduces DACA Phone Bank

Interim President Introduces DACA Phone Bank

News Editor Katie Herchenroeder speaks with Interim President Vincent Boudreau, NYPIRG Project Coordinator Leo Gracia, and Higher Education Project Leader […]

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 […]

Newly Discovered Insect Named After CCNY Professor

Newly Discovered Insect Named After CCNY Professor

By: Anthony Viola Researchers in Central Park named their recent discovery after Professor David Lohman. Since 2009, Lohman has instructed […]