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The New Science Center — Take a Look

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Science lovers rejoice! The much-anticipated Advanced Science Research Center building on the South Campus finally opened for a tour offering faculty and others a glimpse of what to expect from the new building. The research center houses new advanced equipment never before seen in the Marshak Science Building. Conference and break rooms on every floor […]

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Apple’s CEO Comes Out


CCNY reacts to Tim Cook’s announcement In late October, Timothy D. Cook, Apple’s CEO, broke his silence about his sexual orientation and announced himself as proudly gay in Bloomberg-Businessweek. “Let me be clear,” he wrote. “I’m proud to be gay. And I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” How did […]

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CCNY Honors Mo Yan


The Nobel Prize winner receives honorary degree Last month, CCNY held a special event in Shepard’s Great Hall to celebrate Mo Yan, the 2012 recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature. Mo, 59, the 2014 Rudin lecturer and honorary degree recipient of City College, calmly listened to the greetings of the presenters and the cheers […]

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CCNY One Step Closer to Med School


The faculty senate votes “yes” on Sophie Davis proposal On Wed, Nov 19th the CCNY faculty senate voted to support The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education becoming an accredited medical school. With 40 out of 41 in favor of supporting the accreditation, Sophie Davis is well on its way to become a leading medical […]

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Protests Against Police Brutality Rage On

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Tens of thousands of protesters of all ages and races have taken to the streets across the country in an epic show of solidarity over the decision to not indict the police officers who killed Eric Garner on Staten Island and Mike Brown in Ferguson. On Thursday, several groups demonstrated in New York City, with […]

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CCNY Students Add Safety to Skateboarding


Zahn Innovation Center start-up rolls out a new product While riding his skateboard from a friend’s house one night six months ago, Guillermo Jimenez got hit by a car. The 21-year old former City College student became so frightened, that he began riding his skateboard less than usual and only in the mornings. “I was […]

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Protestors Boycott Black Friday

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No justice, no profit in honor of Michael Brown Organizers are urging everyone to join together and turn their backs on the nation’s biggest shopping day, Black Friday. The action comes after a grand jury decided not to bring charges against the police officer who shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, […]

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Obama to Congress: “Pass an Immigration Bill”


Just about everybody here at CCNY agrees President Obama addressed immigration reform last week in an attempt to persuade Congress, specifically House Republicans, to pass a bipartisan bill he has been longing to sign. “It has now been 512 days. A year and a half in which the only thing standing in the way of that bipartisan […]

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Sophie Davis Program Connects Kids to Health Careers


HPREP’s new chapter arrives at CCNY This semester City College welcomed a new mentoring program to campus. The Health Professions Recruitment and Exposure Program, commonly referred to as HPREP, exposes high school sophomores and juniors to science related activities. With the help of Sophie Davis student, Abiola Soyemi, and several other faculty members, CCNY now […]

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Morales-Shakur Protests — A Year Later

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Late last month, students, faculty and community members rallied at The City College of New York to commemorate the one year anniversary closure of the Morales Shakur Community Center. A year ago, CCNY administrators abruptly shut down the center, which had served as a meeting place for activist organization since 1989. The closure triggered a […]

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SJP and Supporters Protest SSI Event with Controversial Speaker


By: Brahmjot Kaur and Nate Izzo Photos By: Nate Izzo and Katie Herchenroeder On Thursday, November 15, 2018, StudentsSupporting Israel […]

“What do you want me to do, it’s decomposing in the walls.”


By: Makeda Viechweg The MCA computer room where no eating or drinking is allowed, smelled of a dead mouse.The two hour […]

CCNY and the Midterms: An In-Depth Look at the Midterm Election Results of 2018

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By: Sarah Logan Illustration By: Sarah Logan On November 6, Americans all over the country flooded to their local poll […]

A Collective Journey at CCNY

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By: Jaqueline Bautista Notes hang from purple string wrapped around the pillars of the Presidents Hall at The City College […]

Concerns Arise for Residents after a Flood at The Towers


By: Dustin Graziano Photos by: Dustin Graziano   The Flood On the evening of Saturday, October 27th, fire alarms sounded and residents […]

The R Word


By: Jada Gordon Illustrations By: Katie Herchenroeder   My uncle Kenny has rightfully assumed the role of an old man […]