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  1. Spring Lineup Announced For Public Forum And Public Shakespeare Initiative at the Public TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... collaborate with the Metropolitan Opera on PUBLIC SHAKESPEARE PRESENTS: FALSTAFF at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College. In connection with the Metropolitan Opera's critically acclaimed production of Verdi's FALSTAFF, the Public Shakespeare ...


  2. Is airplane coffee safe to drink? New study says probably notRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IVillage

    You should probably think twice before accepting coffee or tea on your next flight. According to a new airline food study from the Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center, it's best to avoid drinking the water airlines use in flight.


  3. Sidney Horenstein, 82, Geologist Who Wrung Stories From Stone, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The New York Times

    Sidney Horenstein, an exuberant geologist whose popular books, guided tours and urban bias brought him fame as a champion of the rock that New York City is built upon , died on Wednesday in Manhattan. He was 82. A staff geologist and coordinator of environmental public programs at the American Museum of Natural History and a lecturer at Hunter College in New York, Mr. Horenstein was an expert on the tectonic upheavals that shaped what was left of New York City's natural landscape.


  4. RKA is sleighing it all DecemberRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Riverdale Press

    ... received accolades from the U.S. News and World Report best high schools list for four consecutive years. Hunter College president Jennifer Raab of Riverdale is going the extra mile for her students - 26.2 miles to be exact. Raab walked with her ...


  5. Patricia GarrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Brunswick News

    ... Quinlan. Patricia graduated from Our Lady of Perpetual Help High School in Brooklyn, N.Y. She attended Hunter College in New York. She later obtained her respiratory therapist degree from North Virginia Community College and enjoyed her career of ...


  6. Isabella Rossellini's Link Link Circus Comes to The Broad StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 |

    ... is mostly rejected." Rossellini is completing a Master's degree in Animal Behavior and Conservation at Hunter College in New York City and has received a PhD Honoris Causa from the Science Faculty at UQAM (University of Quebec at Montreal. She said ...


  7. Gilbert & Sullivan Players Announce the Pirates of Penzance Plus Nye CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 |

    New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players continues its 44th season beginning Thursday, December 27 with five performances of The Pirates of Penzance at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College . This holiday engagement will feature fun and exciting activities for the whole family starting with "Bring your Grandparents Day" on Thurs.,December 27, ; Fri., December 28 at 7:30 p.m.; Sat., December 29 with a pre-show Family Overture at 12:45 p.m., performances at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m; and Sun., December 30, 3:00 p.m. "Family Overtures" feature a musical introduction, plot summary, and historical background made entertaining for children but also enjoyed by adults new to G&S as well as longtime fans of this repertory.


  8. Snowpack declines may stunt tree growth and forests' ability to store carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | NorCalBlogs

    ... Science Initiative at the Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) at The Graduate Center, CUNY, and with Hunter College's Department of Geography. "Our study advances our understanding of the long-term effects of this trend on northern hardwood ...


  9. Water on airplanes is basically E. coli soupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | New York Post

    According to a new report from Hunter College's NYC Food Policy Center, the water tanks on planes may be subject to shoddy maintenance, which could lead to potentially harmful bacteria in the coffee and tea that flight attendants whip up during in-flight beverage service. The survey that polled 11 airlines - including JetBlue and Delta - about the nutritional value of their in-flight snacks also asked about procedures surrounding the water tanks.


  10. How to Accept a Compliment - Even if it's From YourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The New York Times

    ... achievements, according to Melody Wilding, a licensed clinical social worker, professor of human behavior at Hunter College, and performance coach for clients in high-powered jobs. "Many times our strengths come so naturally to us that we don't ...


  11. The best and worst airline food of 2018 revealed by Dr Charles PlatkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Daily Mail

    The best and worst airline food of 2018 revealed: Diet expert rates the on-board food of major airlines - and it's Alaska that has the healthiest offering and Frontier Air with the worst Each year, Dr Charles Platkin, executive director of the Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center, analyses the snacks and meals on offer by 11 US and Canadian carriers and offers a breakdown of nutritional value and calories. And this year, the food served on Alaska Airlines is rated the best, while Frontier Air is deemed to have the worst offering.


  12. Kay Hogan, Fells Point activist, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of Lafayette High School in Brooklyn, where she was a cheerleader. She obtained a bachelor's degree at Hunter College and had a master's degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin . She married Edward A. Hogan, who worked with U.S. AID, ...


  13. Remembering the House F.D.R. BuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The New York Times

    ... 40. Ms. Goodwin was there because of something that happened years later: Roosevelt sold the townhouse to Hunter College for $50,000. On Tuesday, during a celebration of the 75th anniversary of the moment the Roosevelts handed over the keys, ...


  14. Booze crawl to honor late Las Vegas Distillery founder George RaczRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Nov. 18 at age 51. Racz, a native of Hungary, had emigrated to New York and earned a degree in filmmaking at Hunter College when he and his wife, Katalin, became interested in a small craft distillery in upstate New York and decided they wanted to ...


  15. Police eye possible suicide in death of woman whose charred remains were found in Staten Island woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | New York Daily News

    ... told reporters Tuesday. Police found a piece of a plastic gas can near her body, Shea said. Rabkina graduated Hunter College in January 2015 with a degree in anthropology, and was looking for a job in that field, a friend had told The News.


  16. How David Fizdale built confidence of ex-lottery picks New York...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 |

    ... Vonleh said after he signed with the Knicks, he started participating in pickup games they were holding at Hunter College and Columbia University. "[Fizdale] would tell me after those pickup sessions, 'I like what you're doing out there, keep going, ...


  17. Grad Unionization Movement Sees Successes Nationwide As Harvard Begins BargainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Harvard Crimson

    ... directs the National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions at Hunter College, City University of New York, wrote in an email that the Columbia decision is part of a recent trend that kicked off at ...


  18. Meena Alexander, Poet Who Wrote of Dislocation, Dies at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | The New York Times

    ... died on Wednesday in Manhattan. She was 67. In both prose and poetry Ms. Alexander, a longtime professor at Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center, explored themes of feminism, post-colonialism, dislocation, memory and more. She published ...


  19. DeSALVO, Louise a.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... York University. After teaching at Fairleigh Dickinson University, she was hired in the English Department at Hunter College, where she became Jenny Hunter Endowed Scholar for Creative Writing and Literature. Even after her retirement for health ...


  20. Police identify body of woman found dead and set afire in Staten Island woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | New York Daily News

    ... a fly," said her close friend, Anastasia Vasilchuk. "I have no idea how this happened." Rabkina graduated Hunter College in January 2015 with a degree in anthropology and was looking for a job in that field, Vasilchuk said. Vasilchuk, who had posted ...