Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

City College of New York News

News on City College of New York continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Wednesday | 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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Shiny shiny

Other people's brainwaves can predict what we want to watch

Scientists have known for a long time that certain areas of our brains light up when we're enjoying what we're watching.

Comment?

Related Topix: City University of New York

KurzweilAI.net

Brainwaves of a few people predict mass audience reaction to TV programs and ads

Brain responses of just a few individuals are a remarkably strong predictor of response to future products and messages, according to a study conducted at the City College of New York and Georgia Tech .

Comment?

Related Topix: City University of New York, Georgia Tech

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Medical Daily

Be Happy: 5 Mood-Boosting Foods That Will Help You Avoid Stress And Anxiety

Many people turn to junk food such as ice cream, cookies, and doughnuts when they're feeling down in the dumps, but could eating certain foods actually prevent the proverbial blues? Mood-boosting foods are touted as a great way to ward off bouts of stress and anxiety without the use of prescription antidepressant medication.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Depression, Health, Chemistry, Science, City University of New York, Magnesium, Supplement, Chocolate

American Teacher

AFT Hails Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Statement by American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten on President Obama's signing of the bipartisan Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: "Career and technical education programs provide incredibly important pathways to success.

Comment?

Related Topix: City University of New York

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WBUR-AM Boston

'An Agent For Social Change,' Hubie Jones Has Shaped Boston For 60 Years

For nearly 60 years, Hubie Jones has worked as an agent for social change and social justice in Boston, playing a role in the formation and leadership of some 40 organizations that provide families and their children with the tools to live stronger, more productive lives and enrich their communities.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, City University of New York, Boston University

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••