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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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Pen on Fire? Write It Out

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Free workshop at CCNY combines writing and healing by Shira Ansbacher Beginning again; Robin D. Stone knows that well. The author and former New York Times and Essence Magazine editor has a new gig: certified holistic health consultant and facilitator of healthy-living workshops. On Thursday, she’ll combine her skills to present Begin Again: This Body […]

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Addicted to Adderall

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What you need to know on the troubling trend of abusing this prescription drug by Louis Oprisa. Warmer weather typically means more sundresses, cargo shorts, and iced coffees around college campuses. It also signifies the onset of the bane of many college students existences; finals week! Generally reserved for the last couple weeks of a […]

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Have Some Bugs With Your Starbucks

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A report reveals that insects are the special ingredient in a popular coffee drink by Seymone Kelly. Every day there is a new report about something being an unexpected ingredient in foods we put in our bodies. Recently, Starbucks joined the list of companies that add surprising things to their menu. A report says that […]

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Is Your Jewelry Dangerous?

A new study shows that costume jewelry may look good but be bad for you by Seymone Kelly When it comes to fashion, college students want to look their best. Yet spending thousands of dollars on designer items is probably not an option. Between working part-time, buying books and paying for tuition, it’s best to […]

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Student Health Services Is Offering New Medical and Laboratory Services

The Wellness Center now takes care of more of your preventative health needs—at affordable prices by Stefany Castrillon With a new nurse practitioner on campus, CCNY students can now get their medical check-ups between classes. The Student Health Services (better known as the Wellness Center) is now running as a student clinic offering medical and […]

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Student Health Services Is Offering New Medical and Laboratory Services

Student Health Services Is Offering New Medical and Laboratory Services

The Wellness Center now takes care of more of your preventative health needs—at affordable prices by Stefany Castrillon With a new nurse practitioner on campus, CCNY students can now get their medical check-ups between classes. The Student Health Services (better known as the Wellness Center) is now running as a student clinic offering medical and […]

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Student Health Services Is Offering New Medical and Laboratory Services

Student Health Services Is Offering New Medical and Laboratory Services

The Wellness Center now takes care of more of your preventative health needs—at affordable prices by Stefany Castrillon With a new nurse practitioner on campus, CCNY students can now get their medical check-ups between classes. The Student Health Services (better known as the Wellness Center) is now running as a student clinic offering medical and […]

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Food That Makes You Smart

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Just in time for the end of the year crunch, brain food you can snack on. By Chloe’ Scretchings. It’s almost finals time, when students spend hours staying up late, studying, and worrying. Many deal with stress by carbo-loading with foods they associate with comfort and ease, such as chips, French fries, candy, and caffeinated […]

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Add Some Color to Your Plate

For many college students “healthy eating” is something of an oxymoron. “I need something fast and cheap, but quick meals aren’t good for you,” says Bernie Dalberice, a CCNY Junior. “Healthy choices tend to be more expensive …or fruit, but that’s not filling.” Most students think like Dalberice-fast and cheap is more important than healthy […]

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Students Rally and Win At Board of Trustees Meeting

Students Rally and Win At Board of Trustees Meeting

By: Radhamely De Leon and Brahmjot Kaur On Wednesday, May 9, 2018 the CUNY Board of Trustees met in the […]

Students Spread Cheer Before Finals

Students Spread Cheer Before Finals

The Committee Behind Lavender Fever Week by Anthony Viola Plenty of work happens all year long leading up to May’s […]

Join Peer Health Exchange at City College!

Join Peer Health Exchange at City College!

Submission by Meena Natarajan “There’s two holes down there?” This type of question is not uncommon during a Peer Health […]

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 […]

On-Campus Child Center Anticipated for Fall 2018

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Renovation for Project Already Underway by Anthony Viola Plans to develop a child care center on campus are well underway. […]

Students React to Facebook Data Breach

Students React to Facebook Data Breach

By Ibtasam Elmaliki City College student Andy Lopez can hardly contain the rage he feels at Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and […]