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2 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Custody death to mar NYC mayor's return from Italy

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family are wrapping up a whirlwind vacation in his ancestral homeland of Italy, complete with cheering crowds, paparazzi and, yes, even proof Italians do eat pizza with a knife and fork.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Hunter College, Columbia University

2 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

At 50, Upward Bound still opens pathway to college

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Dominican University, Ohio Dominican University, Oxford, OH, Harlem (New York, NY), John Jay College of Criminal Justice

5 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies: Social media campaign goes viral

As the Israeli operation Protective Edge has so far claimed nearly 900 dead, users have been flooding the web with dozens of photos of Jews and Arabs together showcasing peace and love, under the hashtag #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hunter College, Palestinian Territories

8 hrs ago |

Middlesex County College president wins Phi Theta Kappa award

The spring semester ended on a high note for Middlesex County College president, Joann La Perla-Morales when she was awarded the Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction by Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two year colleges.


Related Topix: New York, York College, Columbia University, New York City College of Technology, Bloomfield College, Montclair State University

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Ludima Gus Burton

Ludima Gus Burton, 94, beloved teacher, author, mother and friend, died peacefully in her sleep and in the company of her daughters, after a brief illness.


Related Topix: Hunter College, Averill Park, NY, Northville, NY

They are now Letitia and Peter Laline

It was a beautiful Saturday in June when William Jipa walked his daughter, Letitia, along a grassy walkway covered with rose petals toward a pergola overlooking the water at the southern end of Staten Island.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Queens, NY, Baruch College, Brooklyn, NY

The Bronx Children's Museum's Dream Big Day program kicks off at Lehman College

Hundreds of people packed the auditorium at Lehman College Friday as children from the Bronx showcased their artistic talents on Dream Big Day.


Related Topix: Lehman College, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, US News

Author Bel Kaufman Passes Away at Age 103

American teacher and author Bella 'Bel' Kaufman passed away at 8:30 this morning in her apartment on Park Avenue.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Up the Down Staircase, World News, Germany, Hunter College

Abstract In Concrete (1952), The Making Of

Nayland Blake just posted this on his always eye-opening tumblr Knee-deep in the Flooded Victory .


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Hunter College

Groups and programs across Staten Island benefit as City Council members secure member-item funding

Members of the borough City Council delegation brought home discretionary, or member-item, funding for programs in their individual districts, including programming aimed at youth and seniors.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, College of Staten Island

Thu Jul 24, 2014

New York Family

Weekend Planner: Fun Family Activities in NYC

Nature Calls ! Drop by the Brooklyn Children's Museum this Friday for its Free Friday Family Jam.


Related Topix: Lehman College, Watches, Family, Kids

Wall Street Journal

Interns Do Not Get Coffee, Not Anymore

I remember my first internship and how excited I was to be accepted. It was for a major record label in New York City.


Related Topix: Hunter College, Florida State University

Fox News

Ex-NYC Regulator: Uber a - Silicon Valley Cartel'

Silicon Valley's latest class of transportation disruptors, which is led by Uber and Lyft, can be described in a myriad of ways, but the word "cartel" isn't the first thing that comes to many people's minds.


Related Topix: New York, NY, Queens, NY, Harlem (New York, NY), North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The Riverdale Press

Film calls for reform of specialized schools admissions

A recent High School of American Studies at Lehman College graduate is working to reform admissions to New York City's specialized high schools - from the inside.


Related Topix: Lehman College

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.


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

Staten Island hot flash: 'Menopause the Musical' set for five-show run at Center for the Arts

The cast of the touring production of "Menopause the Musical," coming soon to the Center for the Arts at the College of Staten Island.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, College of Staten Island, Entertainment

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Detroit News

Why are campus bosses making so much money?

Americans committed to better living for bosses can take heart at the fact that college and university administrators - unlike their faculty and students - are thriving.


Related Topix: University of Chicago, Ohio State University, Vanderbilt University, Opinion

Red Cross unveils emergency relief supply trailers on CSI campus

With the peak of hurricane season just around the corner, the American Red Cross teamed up with the College of Staten Island and borough elected officials Wednesday to talk preparedness.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, College of Staten Island, Brooklyn, NY, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Lockwood, NY

Pasadena Weekly

A Brother's Love

Calendar Editor John Sollenberger and I were walking to the Pasadena Civic Center Friday night to celebrate the PW's 30th anniversary when one of my brothers called from Pennsylvania, our family's home state.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA, Lebanon County, PA, Hunter College

Encouraging things in the wake of Gaza's conflict: Izzeldin Abuelaish's actions

"Martin Luther King of the Middle East," Izzeldin Abuelaish continues forth with messages of peace for the Middles East despite the great losses he has faced.


Related Topix: Hunter College, Israel, Middle East, World News