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The Macaulay Marauders: CUNY’s Wizarding Athletes

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By: Sacha Sulaiman Photos by: Kay Kelly   You’re on a wooden broomstick, a hundred feet in the air. As you lunge forward, the wind flutters through your hair and gently brushes against your face. The audience bellows and cheers you and your teammates on, but you are not focused on their roars. Your eyes are settled […]

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A Public College with Personal Trainers

A Public College with Personal Trainers

By Roberto Hart Many colleges in the CUNY system offer certificate courses to become a personal trainer. But how often is it that you hear of a college that also has a few on the premises for their students to use? The City College of New York’s Wingate Fitness Center has just that for their […]

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Men’s Soccer Outshine Maritime 3-1 for First Win of the Season

By Ralph Chery |  The City College Men’s soccer team bounced back from their loss in the season opener, with a win against SUNY Maritime on Saturday at Reinhart Field. The Beavers finished 3-1, grabbing their first win of the season in a non-conference match-up. This is the team’s first win since the double-overtime showdown […]

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Football Returns to CCNY

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Lavender Bowl Renewed For Second Run BY Curtis Ashley   After its initial run last year, the Lavender Bowl plans to make another appearance for City College’s Lavender Week. Flag football, the featured sports event of the CCNY spirit week, has found its way back into the lineup and plans to leave a bigger mark […]

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New Film, “El Clasico:” Soccer Fan’s Fever Dream + More

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A CCNY student talks to Halkawt Mustafa about his new soccer film, showing this week at the Tribeca Film Fest Several City College students were invited to cover the Tribeca Film Festival — happening this week in lower Manhattan. Here, Ricardo Andrés Verdesoto, an MCA major and epic soccer fan, interviews the director of “El […]

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CCNY Track Continues Their Successful Run

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Photo by Jeff Weisinger BY Fran Kilinski Contributor   At this point, CUNYAC Track and Field seems almost too predictable. Under Head Coach Hugh Reid, CCNY Track has won six (yes, that’s right) straight Men’s Indoor Championships, and the Women’s side has been just as dominant, winning three of the last six Indoor Championships. This […]

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City Loses Momentum, Falls To Lehman In Semis

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Photo by Curtis Ashley / Beaver Beat By Curtis Ashley Sports Writer It was not a great ending to what has been a great season for the City College Women’s basketball team. After having one of the best seasons the program has seen in over a decade, the girls fell to Lehman College in the […]

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Women’s Basketball Set for Biggest Game in 15 Years

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  Photo by Curtis Ashley/ CCNY BeaverBeat BY Jeff Weisinger Senior Sports Editor   Coming into the 2015-16 season, nobody — and I mean nobody — expected the CCNY Women’s Basketball team to be as good as they have proven to be this year. Coming off of a 5-21, injury-riddled, depth-lacking, nightmarish 2014-15 campaign, the […]

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Lady Beavers Advance To Semis With Historic, Blowout Victory

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Photo by Jeff Weisinger / Beaver Beat By Curtis Ashley Sports Writer It’s been quite a while. No, not since the City College Women’s basketball team defeated York. That happened twice in the regular season. It’s been a long time since the team has won a postseason game, a streak they snapped with the 80-30 […]

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Men’s Basketball Knocked Off By York In First Round

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Photo by Taylor Jo Gillen / Beaver Beat By Curtis Ashley Sports Writer There was barely any time to turn things around, regarding their level of play or they’re ability to finish. And ultimately it cost them any chance they had of moving forward in the CUNYAC Tournament. The City College Men’s basketball team ends their […]

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November: National Diabetes Awareness Month

Sarah Logan (top right) at the JDRF walk in Long Island

By: Sarah Logan Photo provided by Sarah Logan   Type 1 diabetes is a condition that affects many individuals in […]

PALS Club Leader Roundtable Sparks Conversation on LGBTQ+ Inclusivity on Campus

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By: Radhamely De Leon Photo By: Will Dadario   On Wednesday November 7, CCNY’s organizational leaders met at The Towers […]

A Skin Care Regimen On a Budget

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By: Deja Senna-Leslie Illustration By: Katie Herchenroeder November is finally here and had no hesitation bringing in that harsh cold […]

Boudreau Holds Town Hall to Discuss Future

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By: Nate Izzo Photos By: Nate Izzo   On Thursday, the first of November, CCNY President Vincent Boudreau held a […]

A Look Deeper: Birthright Citizenship and The Fourteenth Amendment

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By: Jaquelin Bautista Graphics By: Katie Herchenroeder   The fourteenth amendment (1868) states, “All persons born or naturalized in the […]

Harlem’s Dave East & Yonkers’ Styles P. Team Up for a Beloved Collaboration

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By: Shale Briskin Photo By: Shale Briskin   Not many things in life are more complex than hip-hop, and few types of […]