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The Times of Israel
After BDS controversy, college issues guidelines
The president of Brooklyn College distributed public events guidelines formulated in the wake of the ejection of four pro-Israel students from a boycott Israel event last year.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Fed's Dudley flags easy money now, rate rise around mid-2015
The Federal Reserve is not about to back off its highly accommodative policy, though investor predictions of a rate rise by midway through next year are reasonable, an influential U.S. central banker said on Friday.
Rate rise around mid-2015 a reasonable assumption: Fed's Dudley
It is reasonable for investors to predict that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates sometime around mid-2015, New York Fed President William Dudley said on Friday.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Press Democrat
Why men's college basketball is corrupt
Mark Cuban came up with a great idea. He said young men bound for the NBA should not go to college if all they care about is a professional career.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
College Roundup: Elmira falls in ECAC Metro women's basketball
The Elmira College women's basketball team ended its season with a 50-47 loss to Brooklyn College in the Eastern College Athletic Conference Metro quarterfinals Wednesday at the West Quad Center in Brooklyn.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Dr. James Franco?: 13 celebrities who are probably smarter than us all
Ellen DeGeneres may have poked fun at Hollywood for not going to college during her Oscars monologue, but that doesn't mean that every celebrity skipped school.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Adelphi University Presents David Hornung: Recent Paintings
The exhibition will be on view from February 26 through April 2, 2014, with a reception open to the public on Wednesday, March 5, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Postmedical career in full bloom
He picked up his two severed fingers, placed them on ice in a Ziploc bag, and brought them to the hospital.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Huffington Post
Valerie Jarrett: Champion of African American History: The Honorable Shirley Chisholm of New York
"I don't measure America by its achievement but by its potential." - Shirley Chisolm , in her book, Unbought and Unbossed With her slight build, distinctly precise diction, and relentless energy, Representative Shirley Chisholm of New York will be forever remembered for the ground she broke in Congress, and the ground she laid for millions of ... (more)
Miami New Times
Urban Waste on Getting Back Together, Recording Again, and 'Keepin' This Shit Alive'
He got into the life after going to a Plasmatics concert and seeing a chick named Wendy O. Williams "blow up a car, shake her pussy, and wear whipped cream on her nipples on stage."
The Brooklyn Paper
Circus smackdown: A tale of the tape
Circus season has arrived in Brooklyn. Big shots Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is already at the Barclays Center for a two-week run, but that is far from the only big top in town.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
New York Daily News
Charter school decisions aren't payback, but good policy
Brooklyn College professor of education David Bloomfield says Mayor de Blasio's decisions on co-locating charter schools were neither too accomodating nor too harsh, but politically and emotionally just right.
After high school on Long Island and a year at Brooklyn College, Marc Friedman hitchhiked west in 1971.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Person Of The Day: Shirley Chisholm
Mass Mutual and NewsOne join together to present 28 dynamic people that make up the diverse tapestry of Black History.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Criminal Report Daily
200-Year-Old Douche Found Under New York's City Hall
Are men inherently better than women are at some skills, and vice versa? Though we tend to think otherwise -- and there are always notable exceptions -- scientific research frequently concludes that men and women excel in different areas.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Colby Christina Professional, Dancer, Actress and Singer to Perform...
The Diabetes Health and Wellness Academy of N.Y.C. 2014 Annual Gala Benefit will be held on March 14, 2014 at Verdi's of Westbury, located at 680 Old Country Road, Westbury, New York, 11590 from 7:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. The event is themed "Creating a Unique Learning Environment through Health and Education Learning Initiatives."
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Bare Soles Artist Showcase back at Kennedy Dancers
The event, which features choreographers, musicians, poets and more, will be held at 7 p.m., at the studios at 79 Central Ave., Jersey City.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Boycott Israel Prof Judith Butler Invited to Jewish Museum Conference on Franz Kafka
The Jewish Museum in New York has reportedly invited a controversial critic of Israel to speak at a conference on the work of Franz Kafka in March.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Opinion: UIC Strike Seeks to Address Bigger Issues Than Contract
In today's media landscape, most labor reporting about strikes ends up looking a lot like most reporting about hurricanes.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
In These Times
UIC Faculty: We're Striking for Students
Unlike the flagships of state universities around the country , we don't think our job is mainly to educate the children of the upper middle class.