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18 hrs ago | 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: City University of New York, Florida State University

Wed Jul 23, 2014

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, City University of New York

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: City University of New York, Israel, Middle East, World News

WNYC-AM New York

NYC Families Jump Start High School Application Process

Hundreds of New York City families used their summer break to jump start the high school admissions process by attending recent information sessions hosted by the Department of Education.


Related Topix: City University of New York, Family, Teenagers

Tue Jul 22, 2014


'Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies' online campaign goes viral

An Israeli student, living in the US, is said to have launched an online campaign in an attempt to initiate dialogue between Jewish and Arab communities.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, City University of New York

The Black River News

"There is no better complement to a dazzling smile than great looking skin"

Dr. Ewa Awad graduated from Hunter College in 2004, with dual degrees in chemistry and psychology.


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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

New York

Is Cuomo's lead insurmountable?

Gov. Andrew Cuomo continues to lead his little-known Republican challenger Rob Astorino by a wide margin, according to a poll by Siena College released Monday.


Related Topix: US News, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Siena College, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Anthony Weiner, Democrat, City University of New York

New York

The city job that nobody wanted

More than six months after he took office - and hours before departing for a 10-day family vacation in Italy - Mayor Bill de Blasio stepped to the microphones in City Hall on the afternoon of July 17 to announce he had filled the last major vacancy in city government.


Related Topix: City University of New York, New York

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The New York Observer

Bill de Blasio Appoints Buildings Commissioner

Mr. de Blasio announced that he was making Hunter College's assistant vice president of facilities Rick Chandler commissioner of the Buildings Department, civil rights attorney Richard Emery the new chair of the Civilian Complaint Review Board and former judge Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick and former New York Appellate justice Barry Cozier the chair ... (more)


Related Topix: City University of New York, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Inside Out: Staten Island's amazing Grace Iarrobino turns 100 surrounded by family and friends (photos)

As the age of longevity becomes more commonplace with each decade that passes, it's not unusual to bear witness to seniors achieving century status.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Ozone-Park, NY, Queens, NY, South-Ozone-Park, NY, Howard-Beach, NY, City University of New York

The New York Observer

On the Market: Will Astoria Cove Erode One of the Last Bastions of Affordability?

The city plans to sell a parking lot in Flushing or $1, according to Crain's , using the bargain basement price to lure a developer with a good affordable housing proposal.


Related Topix: City University of New York

Crain's New York Business

Morning 10: LIRR talks resume | Buildings commissioner | Council speaker lobbying

The tone of negotiations between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and unions representing Long Island Rail Road workers seems to have shifted since talks resumed Wednesday .


Related Topix: New York, Crown Heights, NY, City University of New York, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Floral Park Dispatch

New Teacher At My First School

My First School welcomes Becky Kane to lead the newest "Two Time! Gradual Separation" class.


Related Topix: Fordham University, City University of New York, Floral Park, NY

New York

Buildings commish: a job few seem to want

More than six months after taking office, Mayor Bill de Blasio is said to be likely to name a new commissioner for the department of buildings.


Related Topix: City University of New York

ImmigrationProf Blog

Immigrant of the Day: Dascha "Dash" Polanco

Dascha "Dash" Polanco is an actress best known for playing Dayanara Diaz on Orange Is the New Black .


Related Topix: Prison, City University of New York

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Celebrity Baker Sylvia Weinstock on What She Learned From the Suburbs

The cake maven honed her baking and business skills over 30 years in the suburbs-but decided she was happier in the city For nearly 30 years, my husband, Ben, and I lived in the suburbs of New York.


Related Topix: Tribeca (New York, NY), Queens College, Queens, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York, Manhattan, NY, Hunter, NY

Uncertain economy in Puerto Rico brings islanders to mainland

New York continues to be a major destination for Puerto Ricans coming from the island.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York

Mon Jul 14, 2014

New Jersey Jewish News

JFVS honors - very special volunteers'

Barbara Polifka, left, and Leona Solomon, right, received awards in recognition of their 19 years of volunteer service to the Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County from former JFVS president Vickie Solomon.


Related Topix: City University of New York

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Jackson Heights News

City to award $23 million to improve arts education

For those worried about the future of creativity for students in schools that are focusing more and more on standardized testing and investing less time in cultivating imaginative thinking, there is some good news.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Biggest influence on a child's education may be the mother's education

It's long been known that a mother's education status has a sizable influence on her children's academic lives.


Related Topix: City University of New York, Long-Island-City, NY