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Cigarette Wars Continue

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What now? A new proposal to raise taxes and age minimums by Helene Werckmeister  Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been fighting tobacco for years now. In 2002, he created a successful campaign to ban smoking in bars and bar areas of restaurants, and the law went into effect in March 2003. Since May 2011, smoking has […]

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Where Are the Cigarettes?

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Mayor Bloomberg’s latest public health proposal By Christina Gonzalez Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is at it again. As if trying to prevent the public from drinking large sugary drinks wasn’t enough, he is now attempting to force stores to put cigarettes out of sight. The goal of Bloomberg’s plan: to prevent smokers from making impulse […]

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Still Smoking

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 What tobacco ban? by Angelique Williams At the start of the semester, the CUNY smoking ban went into effect. The new rule prohibits tobacco products in indoor and outdoor facilities. But if cigarettes are banned, why are so many students still smoking? Students like Pablo Mujica don’t see the purpose in the ban and continue smoking. […]

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Sports, Latin Dancing and More–9-20-2012

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                City Never Sleeps by Ryan Wallerson Hey Sports Fans!! You really have to respect the work that the althetics dept. has put into getting more students on the school team’s sidelines this year. It’s definitelty thier biggest push in recent years. Don’t let their latest efforts go […]

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CUNY Up in Smoke

A ban on smoking on campus–what students think. by Adam Reyes. Last week Rachael Rodriguez smoked a cigarette on the CCNY campus, knowing she wouldn’t have this luxury much longer. “It’s a shame that CUNY had to ban smoking on their campuses, but I’m going to take advantage of the time I have left,” says […]

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Huff and Puff

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Students Divided Over Proposed Smoking Ban Amaani Bhamla. Mayor Michael Bloomberg is once again trying to extinguish public smoking. Last month, he proposed a new law that would ban smoking outdoors in parks, beaches and pedestrian malls and plazas. As a result of the mayor’s 2002 ban on smoking in bars and restaurants, “New York […]

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Voters Choose New Student Government

Voters Choose New Student Government

Elections Conclude with SRC Victory by Jana Makki   The political slate, “Students Run City,” secured most of the elected […]

Student Demonstrates Women Advancing in Technology

Kristyn is a sophomore studying computer science at CCNY. Photo by: Anthony Viola

By: Nate Cox Sophomore Kirstyn Natavio exemplifies the abilities of women in the computer science field. After trying several other […]

CCNY Professor Awarded for Science Innovation

CCNY Professor Awarded for Science Innovation

By: Mia Chin On September 6, the North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Advisory Board awarded the work of Maria C. […]

CCNY Shuttle Service Implements Route Change

CCNY Shuttle Service Implements Route Change

News Editor Katie Herchenroeder reports on the change in campus-affiliated transportation. The school announced the new system on September 26, […]

Student Government Re-Elections Slated for This Week

CCNY's USG is the oldest student government in the country. Photo by: Anthony Viola

By: Jana Makki An election season is sweeping through the City College of New York. Or in this case, it […]

DACA: What You Need to Know Now

DACA: What You Need to Know Now

By: Katie Herchenroeder On September 5, President Donald Trump tweeted, “Congress, get ready to do your job – DACA!” He […]