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Women’s Basketball loses steam against Brooklyn College in CUNYAC opener


  BY Christian Hernandez Contributor   Going into the CUNYAC opener with a 2-0 record, City College faced off against the 2-2 Brooklyn College Bulldogs Tuesday night and despite starting the season strong, the CCNY’s Women’s Basketball team wasn’t able to extend their two-game winning streak against the Bulldogs, falling 56-45. Both CCNY and BC […]

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Lack of College Support Causes International Students Search for Housing (Anywhere)

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At City College, international students made up at least 20 percent of enrolled students during fall 2014, out of a total student body of 13,035. This influx of international students is not unique: according to the 2014 Open Doors report, produced by the Institute of International Education, the number of international students in the United […]

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CCNY Student Sean-Luc Prince Passes Away


Photo courtesy S.A.M.E. TV BY Staff The CCNY student community lost one of our own this week as Sean-luc Prince has reportedly passed away. Although the story is still developing and those who were close to him are hearing or seeing the news for the first time, friends of Prince have already taken to social […]

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Career Center Expert Offers “Branding” Tips

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Rhea Faniel urged students to be savvy self promoters By Shannon Steck Rhea Faniel, an associate director of recruitment, placement & external relations at the City College Career & Professional Development Institute, visited Professor Linda Villarosa’s Intro to Journalism class recently, to relay career, branding and resume advice to undergraduate students. Lively and driven, Faniel […]

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Registration & Enrollment — An Update

Registration & Enrollment — An Update

A report from the administration by Edwin Amador At a recent 2015 Registration Debriefing, CCNY officials shared plenty of bad news. The college’s enrollment has dropped, leading to the budget crisis City College currently faces and potential financial aid problems for students. To justify how the budget is distributed, CCNY measures the total number of […]

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Be a Better Student this Semester

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Rap-Si offers 10 tips for success By Adi Chavarria Midterms are almost here, papers are piling up, and before you know it, it’s time to register for next semester. Don’t panic; get organized. To help, the mentoring program Rap-Si recently offered a session on how to be successful. Rap-Si, which stands for Retention Achievement Professionalism […]

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No More Money? That Aint Funny

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In the midst of a budget crisis, will financial aid be the first to go? by Saif Choudhury During the week, Zumana Miyfa, a junior at the City College of New York, is busy managing her 17-credit schedule – full of pre-med classes like organic chemistry and microbiology. Over the weekends, however, Miyfa works part-time […]

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Ben Carson Said WHAT?!

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Muslim students react to the Republican presidential candidates comments by Jose Cardoso Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has made some pretty outrageous statements. Last month, he went a step further. On “Meet the Press” he made strong remarks against the Muslim community, saying, “I would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of […]

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OUCH! Higher Prices at Vending Machines

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Hungry students aren’t happy, but CCNY needs the $$$ by Ashley Newell Time is precious for CCNY students – and money even more valuable. So nobody on campus is happy about rising prices at the vending machines. Snack items and beverages have all gone up by five cents. “It sucks, I just noticed and I […]

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Don’t Miss the Study Abroad Deadline

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Here’s what you  need to know to travel the world By Adi Chavarria Deadlines to study abroad for the spring 2016 semester are approaching. October 15th is the last day to submit an application. Students can choose from Barcelona, Amsterdam, Rio de Janeiro, and more, depending on their field of study or interest. Madison Hoyos […]

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