City University of New York

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Name: City University of New York
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From City Beat - News for City College faculty and staff - July 29, 2014

With such a rich history, Dominican landmarks were calling to be explored. CUNY DSI inaugurates Dominican Landmarks, an online initiative and educational tool available to the public. A one of a kind project, it was developed and executed primarily by ... [Published Dominicana Online - 5 hours ago]
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Claim: Global Warming Helped Create ISIS

Claim: Global Warming Helped Create ISIS |The Daily Caller : "Global warming is not only responsible for causing superstorms and the ebola outbreak, it’s now claimed that global warming helped create the conditions in which terrorists with the Islamic ... [Published MuskegonPundit - 16 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

What Will It Take to Be 'First in the World?'

President Obama has set a clear goal for our nation's education system: by 2020, the U.S. would once again be the world's leader in the proportion of its citizens holding college degrees or postsecondary credentials. He's urged college educators to be ... [Published Huffington Post - 11 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Hundreds sign anti-BDS petition

More than 620 people from scores of universities have signed an online petition opposing academic boycotts of Israel.The petition, for professionals working in academia, says the undersigned “vigorously support free speech and free debate but we oppose ... [Published Jewish Community Voice - 17 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

QCC Awarded $20K Capital One Entrepreneurship Grant

Start small, expand, go global, reinvest, scale back and reinvent. These phrases and words are just a sampling of the business lexicon that are second nature to CUNY’s community college students as they compete in the Capital One CUNY-wide Entrepreneurship ... [Published Western Queens Gazette - 18 hours ago]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

$2.8 million grant supports U of M research to bridge cultural divides for underrepresented college students

The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) announced today that the University of Minnesota's College of Education and Human Development was the recipient of a $2.8 million grant. The award will help the college learn how best to support access and success ... [Published Noodls - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

25 Years in 25 Days (1991): The First Website

This fall, the Brian Lehrer Show is marking 25 years of Brian at WNYC with a year-by-year look at stories that mattered from 1989 to 2014. Find the full schedule and lots more here .1991 saw the first website. Doug Rushkoff , media thinker, author, and ... [Published WNYC - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

CED Clinic Organizes Inaugural NYC Worker Cooperative Conference

The Community and Economic Development (CED) Clinic and the New York City Network of Worker Cooperatives organized and hosted the first New York City Worker Cooperative Conference in June at CUNY Law.The conference included sessions describing the structure, ... [Published Noodls - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Baruch students rally for action on climate change

by Michael RoachNewsmen, protestors, activists, citizens and labor representatives, among others, rallied at Central Park West in the largest climate march in history. On Sept. 21, the People’s Climate March raised awareness toward climate change and ... [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Basque literature and the music of Ruper Ordorika and Josu Okiñena, at the Bernardo Atxaga Chair 2014 in New York

The 2014 edition of the Bernardo Atxaga Chair, supported by the Etxepare Basque Institute at the City University of New York (CUNY) will begin next Monday.  This year the chair will focus on the most recent Basque literature from the 80s to the present, ... [Published Euskalkultura.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

CUNY allies with Brewer

by Ehtasham BhattiOn Sept. 15, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer announced a partnership between her district office and CUNY’s Service Corps program, which aims to advance the careers of CUNY students interested and willing to work on projects ... [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Diversity at Baruch: A glass half full

by Nicole Clemons & Thomas SeubertAs an institution holding considerable academic and socio-cultural standing, Baruch College prides itself on becoming “a global leader in public urban education.” Diversity among students, faculty and staff has been a ... [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]

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"They can't migrate to follow climates that are better suited to them like they could have a few hundred years ago."
In a statement posted on the school's website, Interim President Bob Kenny said that by selecting Abu-Jamal the students reflect "their freedom to engage and think radically and critically in a world that often sets up barriers to do just that."
...21st century," said Erik Gellman, associate director of the St Clair DrakeClair Drake Center for African and African American Studies at Roosevelt. "We welcome the opportunity to continue the discussion Coates recently sparked about reparations and we believe that Roosevelt provides an ideal site to bring together the University's community and Chicago residents from across the city to examine racism and antiracist activism, past and present."
"Global warming is not only responsible for causing superstorms and the ebola outbreak, it’s now claimed that global warming helped create the conditions in which terrorists with the Islamic StateIslamic State in Iraq and Syria could thrive. Two academics have put forward the theory that a historic drought helped to spread unrest in Syria, sparking a chaotic civil war that ISIS terrorists used to gain power and commit atrocities throughout the region.“A historic drought afflicted the country from 2006 through 2010, setting off a dire humanitarian crisis for millions of Syrians,” wrote Charles Strozier, a history professor at the CityCity University of New York, and Kelly Berkell, an attorney and researcher with the Center on Terrorism at John Jay College of Criminal Justice."

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Hillel at CSI Author Series Continues with Awar... [Published Prlog - 14 hours ago]
Claim: Global Warming Helped Create ISIS [Published MuskegonPundit - 16 hours ago]
Hundreds sign anti-BDS petition [Published Jewish Community Voice - 17 hours ago]
Monster neutrino solves cosmic-ray mystery [Published New Scientist - 17 hours ago]
U.S. Professor: Blame Climate Change for Islami... [Published Breitbart Feed - 17 hours ago]
QCC Awarded $20K Capital One Entrepreneurship G... [Published Western Queens Gazette - 18 hours ago]
Over 250 anthropologists join the call for a bo... [Published Mondoweiss - 18 hours ago]
New JSTOR online magazine seeks to expand acces... [Published Inside Higher Ed - 22 hours ago]
$2.8 million grant supports U of M research to ... [Published Noodls - Oct 01 2014]
25 Years in 25 Days (1991): The First Website [Published WNYC - Oct 01 2014]
Mayor de Blasio Signs Executive Order to Increa... [Published NYC.gov - Sep 30 2014]
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Streamlining Restaurant Delivery While Boosting... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 30 2014]
CED Clinic Organizes Inaugural NYC Worker Coope... [Published Noodls - Sep 30 2014]
Basque literature and the music of Ruper Ordori... [Published Euskalkultura.com - Sep 30 2014]
Latest Climate Idiocy: Global Warming Created ISIS [Published YID With LID - Sep 30 2014]
Governor Cuomo Announces $22.4 Million Educatio... [Published Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy - Sep 30 2014]
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CUNY allies with Brewer [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
Diversity at Baruch: A glass half full [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
Ethics Board Welcomes Appointment of Stavros Th... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Sep 30 2014]
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Claim: Global Warming Helped Create ISIS [Published MuskegonPundit - 16 hours ago]
Claim: Global Warming Helped Create ISIS |The Daily Caller : "Global warming is not only responsible for causing superstorms and the ebola outbreak, it’s now claimed that global warming helped create the conditions in which terrorists with the Islamic ...
U.S. Professor: Blame Climate Change for Islami... [Published Breitbart Feed - 17 hours ago]
A New York professor has discovered the real reason for the rise and rise of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq: not Islamist fundamentalism, death-cult nihilism or regional power struggles but climate change. Charles B Strozier , Professor of History ...
Over 250 anthropologists join the call for a bo... [Published Mondoweiss - 18 hours ago]
More than 250 anthropologists have signed a statement endorsing the burgeoning movement to boycott Israeli academic institutions in protest of Israel’s systematic human rights violations against the Palestinian people. These violations, in which many ...
Latest Climate Idiocy: Global Warming Created ISIS [Published YID With LID - Sep 30 2014]
In recent weeks the Obama administration has blamed President Bush and/or the intelligence community for the creation of ISIS, others have blamed President Obama and his reluctance to get involved in another Middle East conflict, but apparently both ...
CRA’s incentive-based ‘whistleblower’ program d... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 23 2014]
A new program at the Canada Revenue Agency that promises to pay informants who help track down tax cheats — a first in Canada — has generated a flurry of more than 1,000 calls leading to nearly 100 active cases, the Financial Post has learned. Some ...
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