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Hey Freshmen! Welcome

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This year’s Freshman Convocation ushered in a new crop of student by Ashley Kalstek With the Fall 2016 school year in full swing, the mandatory Freshman Convocation took place last week to welcome (and maybe, bore) our newest City College family members! The new students experienced two hours of speeches, music and food to officially […]

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Why Our Education Matters

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A front-page New York Times article discussed CCNY’s financial problems — and the lack of assistance for CUNY from the state. Here’s our take: As financing for college plummets and tuition soars, students and faculty wonder who will stand up for the future of public education by Saif Choudhury As a young boy playing computer […]

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Sad Faculty

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New Survey Points to Extreme Dissatisfaction Among CCNY Profs by Tiffany McKay City College isn’t the happiest place on earth, at least for its faculty. According to a new study conducted by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, many of our professors are dissatisfied, to say the least. It isn’t because of the student body: […]

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Toussaint, Women’s Volleyball Have a Positive Outlook for 2015

BY Jeff Weisinger Senior Sports Editor   Entering her second year at the helm, CCNY Women’s volleyball head coach Dalliana Toussaint could easily say that the upcoming 2015 campaign should be a “Finals-or-Bust” season. While reaching the CUNYAC finals is a goal for the team, even she knows that it’ll be a process. “So far […]

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Summer @ CCNY [video]

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Thinking about taking a course this June or July at City College? Here, a student shares her experience.

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CCNY Announces New Course Withdrawal Process

City College has updated its course withdrawal process this spring in an effort to eliminate paper applications, shifting most of the student interface to CUNYfirst’s Self-Service tab. Starting on February 25th, all undergraduate students have received a service indicator on their records with the label “NWD” (Course Withdrawal Not Permitted Not Permitted Without Academic Advising). […]

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Film Review: Dear White People

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  As Black History Month ends at City College, the city university decided to end the annual celebration with the premiere of a movie that touches on a subject close to home: Dear White People. Director Justin Simien took to this film to give women of color a new role, portraying college students at a […]

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Roosevelt Institute Wins MacArthur Grant for Extraordinary Creativity and Effectiveness

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  City College’s own Roosevelt Institute | Campus Network Chapter is among nine honorees receiving a grant for Extraordinary Creativity and Effectiveness by the MacArthur Foundation. The award, good for a sum of $750,000, was announced February 4th. According to the MacArthur Foundation, the award is “both a recognition of past achievements and an investment […]

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CCNY Women’s Basketball Drop Ninth Straight in Heartbreaker

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CCNY’s Women’s Basketball team lost their ninth straight game, losing 48-47 to John Jay Saturday in Harlem. Both the John Jay Bloodhounds and the City College Beavers looked flat scoring-wise in the early goings, as both teams managed a total of eight meager points within the first six minutes. City consistently squandered early possessions with […]

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CUNY Releases PSAs on Sexual Assault

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  CUNY-TV has produced three short public service announcements detailing what Title IX is, and what to do should you witness or experience sexual assault. These were created in response to growing concern of the epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses around the United States. If you or someone you know have been sexually […]

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