New York Daily News
Puppy Room helps Queens College students relax
Books aren't the only things that are dog-earred during finals week at Queens College.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Valerie Simpson Comes to Kupferberg Center for the Arts Tonight
With a catalog of hit songs that have served as the soundtrack to the lives of legions of music fans worldwide, the incomparable Valerie Simpson will grace the stage at Queens College's LeFrak Concert Hall tonight, December 14th at 8:00 PM.
The Jersey Journal
Cantigas has holiday concert
A group of 50 diverse women -- from a Queens College junior to a 10-year-old Japanese pianist -- will sing as members of the Cantigas Women's Choir in "How Merrily We Live: Songs of the Season," the choir's 12th annual winter concert.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Queens College Awarded $250,000 Grant for Tech Incubator
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state's regional economic council have awarded a $250,000 grant to Queens College to establish a technology incubator.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Why do writers publish? What do they make? Social science findings from DBW
Digital Book World has released the first three excerpts from some extremely detailed social science research into the practices and performance of writers, based on a joint survey with Writer's Digest under the direction of Dana Beth Weinberg, Harvard University alumnus and Professor of Sociology at Queens College at CUNY, where she directs the MA ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Trustees Appoint New Woodhull Principal
With the impending retirement of Mary Stokkers, Huntington School Board members have appointed Traci Roethel as the new principal of Woodhull Intermediate School.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Valerie Simpson closes busy year with Queens College concert
Valerie Simpson will close out the year in style with Valerie Simpson : Performing The Music Of Ashford And Simpson , at Queens College's LeFrak Concert Hall at Kupferberg Center for the Arts on Dec. 14. Just as she started it out back in February at Lincoln Center's American Songbook series installment at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Allen Room, ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Central Queens Y to Host Broadway Tunes Performance, Shawl Making Class
Jin-Xiang Yu, a musician from the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College, will perform songs from "South Pacific" and other Broadway musicals from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Y, located at 67-09 108th St. in Forest Hills.
The Huffington Post
New York's Secret Educational Policy Makers
The Albany Times Union calls it a "shadow government" within the New York State Education Department.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Hanukah Oh Hanukah!, Holiday Jazz Concerts and More Set for Flushing Town Hall, Dec 2013
Hey baby, it's cold outside. If you have visions of sugar plums dancing in your head, bring your holly jolly spirit on over to Flushing Town Hall.
Queens Congresswoman attacked, robbed – Concerns that it...
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng was attacked and robbed while walking home after dinner in Washington D.C. last week.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot
National Merit Scholarship Commends Students
The college search and application process can prove to be a daunting task that carries life-long ramifications.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Glen Cove Record Pilot
Chorale To Perform At The White House
Glen Cove High School Choral Director Edward Norris announced that the Glen Cove High School Select Chorale has been chosen to perform at the White House on Friday, Dec. 13. The group will be singing a five-hour set before many national dignitaries, including U.S. Senators, members of the House of Representatives and quite possibly the President.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Former Subway Violinist from Bayside Receives Queens College Scholarship
A former Bayside resident who performed with the Manhattan Symphonie last summer and held his first performance at Lincoln Center earlier this fall was granted a full scholarship to Queens College.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Queens College to Study Reactivating Abandoned Rail Line
Queens College will conduct a study to determine the best use for the abandoned Rockaway Beach Rail Line that some are proposing be turned into the Queens version of the High Line, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder announced Monday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
New York Daily News
There's no business like Queens pol business
Hey, pols, let's put on a show! Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder , Assemblyman Michael Simanowitz , director Kevin Free and Queens College student Joanne Davis Eubanks rehearse for the upcoming comical political revue titled "Legislative Acts" at Queens College.
Queens Halloween attempted rape suspect arrested
Police in Queens have arrested a suspect in the attempted rape of a young college student heading home from a Halloween party in Flushing.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Cookbook author to speak at African-American Lecture Series
The Tryon Palace African-American Lecture Series presents "High on the Hog: A Culinary Journey from Africa to America" Thursday.
U.S. Prisons Thriving on Jim Crow Marijuana Arrests
A startling scandal in our so-called criminal justice system is largely unnoticed by most Americans because the media in all their forms ignore it.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Fed Speculation, PBOC Statement Leave US Dollar on Defensive Footing
On Monday, the greenback fell to its lowest levels since November 7, after New York Fed President William C. Dudley delivered a speech to students and professors at Queens College in New York.