Borough of Manhattan Community College

Type: Organization
Name: Borough of Manhattan Community College
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Drawing strength from one of her idols, L.E.S. Girls Club teen declares she’s an undocumented immigrant

Nova Bajamonti, 19, breathed a sigh of reliefafter Thursday’s L.E.S. Girls Club Forum, when she revealed thelong-kept secret that she is an undocumented immigrant. Photos by SamSpokonyBY SAM SPOKONY |  At a high-profile forum at the Lower East Girls Club ... [Published The Villager - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Logan Business Concepts, Inc. on Spring Recruiting Trail 2014

- Apr. 10, 2014 - , Inc. is always working towards providing opportunity to those that have a great student mentality and are goal oriented. So in keeping with that, we have been visiting some of New York City’s best centers for education looking for ... [Published Prlog - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

NY Senator Pushes for Ceiling on Student Loan Interest Rate

The post by Yi Yang appeared first on The Epoch Times .NEW YORK—Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has continued to push for the Federal Student Loan Refinancing Act, a bill she introduced last May that would allow college graduates to refinance their federal ... [Published Epoch Times - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Family, friends share memories of victims killed in Astoria creek accident

The four young passengers who died when their car plunged into an Astoria creek after a birthday celebration were always smiling and looking toward the future, their friends and families recalled.Jada Monique Butts, 19, was a loving person who enjoyed ... [Published Queens Courier - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 3 reports

Photos: Driver Reportedly Going 60MPH When He Crashed Into Creek, Killing 4

The driver who plunged his grandmother's car into the Steinway Creek on Friday night, killing his four passengers , was apparently speeding—and had no idea there was a dead end on the street. A police source told the Daily News that Andrew Gramm, 20, ... [Published Gothamist - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Anne Friedman: Higher Education Member of the Year

Anne FriedmanProfessional Staff CongressAnne Friedman's entire professional life - from selection of academic field, to the choice of community college activism, to leadership in the union - is rooted in her commitment to higher education for the vulnerable, ... [Published New York State United Teachers - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Changing the Face of Astronomy

Even though the country's most famous astronomer, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, is African-American, only 2 percent of all U.S. students earning doctorate degrees in astronomy and physics were black or Hispanic in the years 2000-11.In response, the City University ... [Published WNYC - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

William Francis Serpico, 27

Staten Island Advance By Staten Island Advance Staten Island Advance on March 30, 2014 at 7:24 AM, updated March 30, 2014 at 7:26 AM View/Post Comments STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Plumber's apprentice and Eltingville resident , died Thursday in Kings County ... [Published Staten Island Live - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sue H. Kimbrough

Our beloved Sue Haden Kimbrough, the daughter of the late Charlie Benjamin Haden Sr. and Dorothy Payne Haden Dorsey, slipped away to glory early Monday morning, March 24, 2014, at her home in Jamaica, N.Y.Sue graduated from Central High School in Goochland ... [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

A Very Ungrateful Old Lady - the Blogging Grandma

I am a legally blind octogenarian. I have wonderful adult children who often help me, but I can never accept their help gracefully.It is a terrible thing to be a burden. They say I am not, but I know better. Perhaps many of you have parents like me.My ... [Published Cupertino Patch - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Visiting GSU professor: Students need more math

Photo by GLENN LEWS/GSU MEDIA BUREAU- Visiting professor Brett Sims said students need more math.GRAMBLING — Brett Sims, who actually loves math, has a deep concern: “Students know less mathematics today with more technology than when my father was in ... [Published Ruston Daily Leader - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Radiant RFID Awarded Asset Management Contract for New York’s Borough of Manhattan Community College

The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), the largest college in the City University of New York system, selected Radiant RFID’s Virtual Asset Tracker (VAT) to better track and manage its highly diverse and mobile assets. The Borough of Manhattan ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 18 2014]

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...for creativity, wellness, and collaboration on the Lower East Side,” said (Rabbi) Joanna Samuels, Executive Director of the Manny Cantor Center.  "Our new free and low-cost public programs embody this spirit, giving local artists, performers, and change-makers a place to share their ideas with the larger community.”"
...right thing - he was in school, he was a senior and was going to graduate next year," and Gravely's aunt voiced a similar sentiment to the News, "Everybody is devastated. She always did the right thing. She wanted to do something with herself, to be a better person."
Williams emailed me a video of some of the very positive audience comments which followed Saturday night's showing. Among them were: "What I liked about it is that it pulls you closer to home" (this was from a Jamaican), "It's a global story anyone can relate to" and "This is definitely Broadway material"
"It's an apprenticeship program," she says. "Because that's what we know works. We can't have one faculty member to 50 students. It's not effective."

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Drawing strength from one of her idols, L.E.S. ... [Published The Villager - Apr 18 2014]
2014 Tribeca Film Festival Announces Winners Of... [Published ShootOnline - Apr 17 2014]
Chick-fil-A seeks to expand in city [Published Washington Square News - Apr 16 2014]
Kevin Scott Hall Releases Memoir of Friendship ... [Published SBWire - Apr 15 2014]
Sen. Schumer calls for Canyon of Heroes parad... [Published New York Daily News - Apr 14 2014]
Educational Alliance Opens New Manny Cantor Cen... [Published BlackStar News - Apr 11 2014]
Logan Business Concepts, Inc. on Spring Recruit... [Published Prlog - Apr 10 2014]
NY Senator Pushes for Ceiling on Student Loan I... [Published Epoch Times - Apr 10 2014]
ASTORIA: Relatives mourn four killed in Steinwa... [Published TimesLedger - Apr 10 2014]
Family, friends share memories of victims kille... [Published Queens Courier - Apr 08 2014]
CUNY Divest makes major strides [Published Baruch College Ticker - Apr 08 2014]
Earth Science- 2014 to Focus on Climate Change ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 08 2014]
Photos: Driver Reportedly Going 60MPH When He C... [Published Gothamist - Apr 06 2014]
No guardrail in car’s tragic plunge into Queens... [Published New York Post - Apr 06 2014]
Pictured: Four college students out celebrating... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 05 2014]
Anne Friedman: Higher Education Member of the Year [Published New York State United Teachers - Apr 04 2014]
US fertile ground for Karl Williams [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 04 2014]
Changing the Face of Astronomy [Published WNYC - Apr 02 2014]
Changing The Face Of Astronomy Research [Published NPR - Apr 02 2014]
William Francis Serpico, 27 [Published Staten Island Live - Mar 30 2014]
Sue H. Kimbrough [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Mar 28 2014]
The Conversation: Joshua Steckel and Andrew Del... [Published TAPPED - Mar 27 2014]
For Striving Students, a Connection to Money [Published Gnom.es - Mar 26 2014]
A Very Ungrateful Old Lady - the Blogging Grandma [Published Cupertino Patch - Mar 25 2014]
Faculty from London to New York show support in... [Published USM Free Press - Mar 23 2014]
CUNY BOT and Faculty Union Argue over Pathways ... [Published Individual.com - Mar 22 2014]
Visiting GSU professor: Students need more math [Published Ruston Daily Leader - Mar 20 2014]
Radiant RFID Awarded Asset Management Contract ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 18 2014]
Dream Act Dies in Albany [Published WNYC - Mar 18 2014]
DREAM Come True: Undocumented Get College Help [Published NBCNews.com - Mar 16 2014]
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