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3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Filmmaker William Greaves focused on the black image

William Greaves decided to forgo a promising acting career and became involved in production.

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Related Topix: African-American, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Harlem (New York, NY), City University of New York, Theater, Arts, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

EurekAlert!

CCNY team defines new biodiversity metric

To understand how the repeated climatic shifts over the last 120,000 years may have influenced today's patterns of genetic diversity, a team of researchers led by City College of New York biologist Dr. Ana Carnaval developed a new biodiversity metric called "phylogeographic endemism."

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, City University of New York

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

William Greaves, award-winning co-host of 'Black Journal'...

William Greaves, the Emmy-award winning co-host and executive producer of a groundbreaking television news program and a prolific filmmaker whose subjects ranged from Muhammad Ali to the Harlem Renaissance to the black middle class, has died at age 87. A minister's son born in New York City, Greaves had a diverse background that included drawing, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, City University of New York

KOLD-TV Tucson

PCC honors outstanding staff, faculty

Pima Community College recently honored outstanding staff and faculty for contributions during the 2013-14 academic year, at the All College Day event.

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Related Topix: University of Arizona, City University of New York

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Kos

A Conversation with Grace Graupe-Pillard

In a refurbished synagogue in Keyport, New Jersey, Grace Graupe-Pillard works virtually non-stop creating art.

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Related Topix: Keyport, NJ, City University of New York

WNYC-AM New York

Beware the Light Box Effect - and Other Secrets of NYC's Microclimates

Brian Vant-Hull, a research scientist at City College, in East Harlem, which he says is one of Manhattan's warmest neighborhoods.

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York, Weather, Natural Disasters, Heat Wave

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Cincinnati.com

Former UC great Laub to be inducted into Jewish Hall of Fame

Former UC great Laub to be inducted into Jewish Hall of Fame Former UC basketball player Jack "Black Cat" Laub will be inducted into the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame.

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Related Topix: Commack, NY, City University of New York, Life, Veteran Affairs

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mgyerman.com

A Conversation with Grace Graupe-Pillard

In a refurbished synagogue in Keyport, New Jersey, Grace Graupe-Pillard works virtually non-stop creating art.

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Related Topix: Keyport, NJ, City University of New York

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Piedmont: Familiar face assumes top role at Havens Elementary

Next week, students and parents will welcome Havens Elementary School's new principal, Anne Dolid -- a familiar face on campus as assistant principal for this past school year.

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Related Topix: Piedmont, CA, Education Etc., Livermore, CA, UC Davis, City University of New York

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Security Systems News

College goes with mobile security for graduation

City College of New York expected 7,000-plus people to attend its outdoor graduation ceremonies held in a parking lot this past May. Security across the campus, which spans several blocks, was in place but not for a crowd of that size in one spot.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Bloomberg

Congress Underwater: Even Members

The former secretary of state, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and retired four star general doled out advice last night at his alma mater, George Washington University, during a discussion sponsored by the Smithsonian Associates.

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Related Topix: George Washington University, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New York, City University of New York

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Memphis

Murray Riss

Murray Riss keeps a dour expression, but with twinkling eyes beneath hooded lids.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Photography, New York, City University of New York, Rhode Island School of Design, Memphis College of Art

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