Tag Archives: Cohen Library

Camping Out in Cohen

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Students get lots of shut eye in the library during midterms   Cohen Library is now open 24/7 through November 14th for midterms. As students start spending countless hours in the library it’s beginning to look more and more like a campsite. “Last semester a student brought in their own coffee machine,” says a 30-year-old […]

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Sex All Over City

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Last week, a couple of other students getting busy at the library forced Vivianna Smith find another place to study. Finding a condom wrapper in one of the individual study rooms on the 3rd floor of Cohen was the last straw. “I know so many people who have sex in school,” says Smith. “But seeing […]

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Who Won the Debate, New Hours at the Library & More 10-23-2012

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City Never Sleeps by Emily Goldblum Debate About the Debate: In last night’s debate, it looks like President Obama came out ahead of Mitt Romney, if the Twitterverse and blogosphere are to be believed. The President got off the best zinger of the night. “The 1980s called, and they want their foreign policy back.” See […]

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New Show Honors the King of Test Prep

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 Yes, Stanley Kaplan graduated from CCNY by Shanika Sealy Every year 400,000 students enroll in Stanley Kaplan courses to master the SAT, LSAT, GRE, GMAT, and MCAT. Most are unaware that Kaplan graduated from City College–even our own students. “No, I was not aware,” says Nigel Wyle. “I had no idea,” says Christina Lombardi, who adds […]

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Let the Debates Begin!

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First Presidential Debate tonight and more by Ryan Wallerson Who Will Win?- The candidates have left their tracks all over the country during the past two months, spreading their message and knocking down the others as they go. Tonight, as their respective campaign trails reach the home stretch, President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney will finally […]

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Same Old Cohen, Brand-new Hours

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After a fight, CCNY students get two more hours of library time by Hannington Dia. Thanks to a joint effort between Students For Educational Rights and Undergraduate Student Government, the administration agreed to add two hours to the Cohen Library’s operating schedule. The new hours are 7am to 12am (previously, 8am to 11pm). So how […]

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Students Demand 24-Hour Library Access

Students Demand 24-Hour Library Access

A fight is on for Cohen to be open all day and all night by Kathleen M. O’Donnell. For freshman Russell Weiss-Irwin, a library that is open 24 hours a day would not just be personally beneficial, but victorious. Weiss-Irwin, along with a band of outspoken members of Students for Educational Rights (SER), have been […]

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Student Protest Leads to Sit Down with Officials

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A meeting with the vice president for student affairs finally yields some answers by Hannington Di. Photo by Eitan Negri. The campus organization Students for Educational Rights (SER) has been trying to get the administration to respond to a list of demands for the last few weeks. The group succeeded on Thursday during its 10-hour […]

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Sexual Assault on Campus — A National Crisis

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Screenings of The Hunting Ground and discussions at City College raise awareness by Enoye Uwa Rape has decreased over the […]

Lawmakers Propose Free MetroCards for CUNY Students

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Last Thursday, two New York City lawmakers proposed legislation that would be make CUNY students’ lives just a little bit easier. […]

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

This year, Black History Month held special significance for my students in Brownsville. Black history – like that of all […]

Worker Appreciation: Cafeteria Workers On Campus

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As we all strive for a better future as bright-eyed college students, the shadows of the working poor trail us, […]

Thoughts on Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Video

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N708P-A45D0 Ted Cruz is in. Marco Rubio is in. Rand Paul is in. And now, finally, the first Democrat is […]

Business as Usual as CCNY Outdoor Track Opens Season

Anticipation, the buildup…There’s nothing in the world like it. A fresh track, a new start, another chance at winning another […]