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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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Morales-Shakur Protests — A Year Later

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Late last month, students, faculty and community members rallied at The City College of New York to commemorate the one year anniversary closure of the Morales Shakur Community Center. A year ago, CCNY administrators abruptly shut down the center, which had served as a meeting place for activist organization since 1989. The closure triggered a […]

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New York Leads on Weed

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Is the new law a step toward complete legalization of pot? Only 4 out of 50 states in America have legalized marijuana for recreational use. New York legislators have talked legalization here, especially now that marijuana is permitted for medical use, but nothing yet. Until now: On Monday November 10th, New York City’s Mayor Bill […]

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No Time for “Showtime”

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Mixed reviews for subway performers by Curtis Ashley No matter how commuters feel about the subway performers they encounter throughout the city, the NYPD seems to have had enough of the antics. Over 240 have been arrested so far in this year, compared to 40 at this time in 2013. The dramatic increase in arrests […]

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Protestors Against Petraeus Tangle With NYPD

Protestors Against Petraeus Tangle With NYPD

The Ad Hoc Committee Against the Militarization of CUNY staged a rally against David Petraeus outside the Macaulay Honors College Tuesday evening, attempting to disrupt a university benefit gala the former-CIA director was attending. Students and faculty yelled at Petraeus as he exited a black SUV and quickly entered the college, flanked by NYPD officers. […]

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Safe and Sound?

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In the wake of Boston Marathon bombings, The Campus spoke to the head of Public Safety about keeping CCNY secure by Elina Vargas Many CCNY students pass by the Public Safety Department in NAC 4/201, without knowing what it is or about its importance, especially after the Boston Marathon incident, and the Texas plant explosion. Many students feel […]

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Is Spying on Muslims Ever Okay?

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by Kevaughn Hunter Last month, a Florida Imam was convicted of funneling thousands of dollars to the Pakistani Taliban to support suicide bombings and other attacks. Hafiz Khan was found guilty of four charges—two counts of conspiracy and two counts of providing material to terrorists. How did the government seal the deal, guaranteeing that the […]

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Students Speak Out Against Stop and Frisk

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CCNY has mixed reactions, mainly negative, about the controversial policy Dwayne Powell, a junior at City College, has been having trouble with New York City law enforcement lately. The Jamaican-born, computer engineering student, who has been stopped and frisked by the NYPD about six times, says he feels discriminated against. “The last time I got […]

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Keep an Eye on Your iPhone

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With robbery up, don’t be a victim by Miguel Medina IPhone users in New York need to be aware of their belongings. Thefts and robberies of electronic devices are on the rise. According to Daily News, nearly half the 16,000 robberies in the first 10 months of 2011 involved technological devices, and that iPhones account […]

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Stop; Police!

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 CCNY community talks about stop and frisk by Angelique Williams “Imagine what it is like to walk down dark streets at night and have guns drawn.” Khary Lazaree-White   On December 6, the Colin Powell Center and CCNY student organization Leaders Against Systemic Injustice hosted, “Stop and Frisk and Marijuana Arrest: Policing Communities of Color […]

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CUNY Refunds Tuition to Undocumented Students

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According to the Associated Press, CUNY has returned $4,000 to 150 undocumented students. New York is among 19 states that […]

Closing the Childhood Center

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In a Faculty Senate meeting on November 20th, Professor Jeruzalmi announced the closing of the childcare and development center. He […]

CCNY Takes Albany

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On Thursday, February 26th, City College students were among the many that participated in the annual Higher Education Day of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]