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Kim Kardashian’s Latest Stunt

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Who cares about the reality star’s efforts to break the internet? Lots and lots of people Kim Kardashian has done it again. The 34-year-old reality TV fixture and mother bares it all in her nude photo-shoot with Paper magazine released earlier this week. After Kardashian crashed onto the social media scene in 2007 when her […]

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CCNY Secrets: Love It? Hate It?

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How students feel about the sometimes scandalous Facebook page by Christal Somar City College is a rat, roach and bed bug infested academic institution whose student body consists of sex obsessed individuals. Well, only if you’re constantly viewing CCNY’s most viral Facebook page, CCNY Secrets. This popular site, run by an anonymous owner, is home […]

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Pay to Post?

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 Students discuss proposed fees for Facebook by Shanika Sealy During Hurricane Sandy and the presidential election, many turned to Facebook to share their hopes, fears, comments and photos. But what if the social networking site charged users for posting? Facebook took a step toward becoming a fee-for-service site earlier this month, when officials announced that […]

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The KONY2012 Phenomenon

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How the campaign became an internet sensation by Mai Sabour. Before a few weeks ago, Walla Hassan had never heard about Joseph Kony, the violent Ugandan war lord. Like 100 of millions of others around the world, she learned about Kony via social media. “I heard about [him] by Facebook,” says 21-year-old Hassan. Like so […]

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In Your Class: The Next Big Thing Online

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Can our homegrown site beat out Facebook and Blackboard on campus? By Denai Brown Have you heard of the social networking website Inyourclass.com? You should. It was started in 2009 by four friends at CCNY and currently has 4,500 members. “It was created so that students can actually do work,” says Arber Ruci, one of […]

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An A+ for Google+?

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Can Google+ Break Facebookʼs Dominance Among Students? By Martha Escobar. Social media has become highly addictive among students. In a recent study from the Pew Internet and American Life Project, 86 percent of college students used a social networking site, mainly Facebook, compared to 60 percent of the general population. For many, Facebook has evolved […]

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At City, Everything Really Isn’t Awesome

  The City College of New York has been seen as one of the more prestigious public colleges in CUNY […]

Teach for America Comes to CCNY

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Teach for America (TFA) is a nonprofit that has been sending teachers across America for the past 25 years. With […]

The Faculty Senate Addresses Budget Allocation Issues

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The faculty senate came together Thursday the 19th for its monthly meeting in Shepard Hall. The agenda was fairly typical […]

Men’s Basketball Season Crashes to End at Baruch

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If there’s any bright side to the CCNY Men’s Basketball team’s loss at Baruch Sunday evening, it’s that they don’t […]

Lady Beavers’ Season Comes to End in CUNYAC Quarterfinal Loss at Baruch

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  City College’s Women’s Basketball Team was eliminated from the CUNY Athletic Conference in the quarterfinal round on Saturday afternoon, […]

Inside the Dam: The Marriage of Discipline and Winning

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  The Campus Magazine along with CCNY BeaverBeat (website coming soon) present a series of sports stories about the athletes […]