Tag Archives: Weekend

The Weekender 4-26-13

Out of Nowhere: Photography in Cambodia

“City Never Sleeps” by Alex Aleman With the last month of the semester approaching, stress levels are increasing. Finals, rsearch reports, and group projects are all on the way. Don’t go crazy – take a break from the heaps of homework and check out some of the events happening around the city. Sbeik Thom shadow […]

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The Weekender 2-1-13

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“City Never Sleeps” by Alex Aleman The first week of school is finally over! After a week of introductions, syllabi, and icebreakers, it’s time to relax a little. Here are a few relaxing, but artsy, things to do around the city. Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg is a new exhibit at the Grey Art Gallery. […]

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The Weekender 12-21-12

End of the Semester

After the many nights spent studying, the drama between friends and classmates, and those few weather crises, the Fall 2012 semester if finally at its end. If you’re burnt out from finals and just want to relax and take your mind off academia, here are a few abstract exhibits you don’t want to miss. Critically […]

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The Weekender

Sunny NYC

City Never Sleeps by Alex Aleman New York City got hit with yet another storm this week. Luckily, no real damage was done. After Sandy shut down so many attractions, tours, and schools last week, go out this weekend and visit some of these fun events around the city. Get a good laugh at the […]

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The Weekender 10-26-2012

Corn Maze

Halloween lands on Wednesday this year, but no need to scream (unless you saw a ghost)! There are a bunch of scary events happening around the city. Syfy channel fans, or Halloween enthusiasts in general, should check out Syfy HalloweeNYC Fest. The festival features food and craft booths inspired by the Syfy channel’s hit shows. […]

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The Weekender 10-19-2012

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Need a break from politics? Take your mind off of the election this weekend and just have fun! by Alex Aleman Can’t Stop the Music: Parties, panels, music–CMJ’s in town! If you just want to kick back and listen to good music this weekend, check out the CMJ Music Marathon. CMJ fills more than 80 of the […]

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Columbus Day Weekend!

Super Bowl NYC Parade

What to do, what to see by Alex Aleman Having a full week of school after so many holidays was tough! Luckily, we have Monday off too. CCNY will be closed for Columbus Day, so go out or relax at home – just don’t come to school. If you don’t feel like staying home this […]

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Another Rainy Weekend in the City

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What’s up this weekend by Alex Aleman News flash: The weather today sucks. It’s not going to be much better over the weekend, so outdoor plans are probably out of the question. What are you going to do this weekend then? In a city like ours, you’ve got endless possibilities. Here are a few indoor […]

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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 […]