Category: Around CUNY

City Agencies, Leading Muslim-American Organizations and Community Organizations Join Forces For a #Onenewyork Day of Action: Protecting Our Muslim Communities

  Consumer Affairs, Immigrant Affairs and Human Rights, along with Leading Muslim-American Organizations and Community Partners, Conduct Outreach to Reassure and Educate Muslim New Yorkers about City Protections and Resources On Wednesday, February 8 at 7:30 a.m. (press conference at…

CUNY Board of Trustees’ Message to Donald Trump

Edited by Gregg Morris Statement from the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York The City University of New York was founded on the principle of equal access and opportunity. CUNY’s commitment to protecting and supporting our…

Bland But Righteous Statement From Chancellor James B. Milliken About President Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

Via CUNY Newswire [cunynewswire@mail.cuny.edu] Monday, January 30, 2017 11:41 AM [Edited for comment by Gregg Morris] CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken: On Friday afternoon, the President issued an Executive Order that suspended entry of all refugees for 120 days, barred…

Essay: Helping New York City Immigrant Communities to Resist the Smog of Fear Caused by President-elect Donald Trump

By Senior Editor Tatiana Villamil Editor’s Note: The pictures in this article are used to help reflect the ethnic diversity of the Big Apple. The status of those photographed are not known. Thirteen days after election night, a CUNY J-School…

Undocumented Students Want to Know If the Chancellor Stands With Them

By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, December 14, 2016 Reporter Ricardo Montero-Hernandez was invited to a Roosevelt House forum where the concerns of undocumented students at CUNY were to be addressed. Some students, in turn, presented a petition to the office of the…

How Hunter Millennials Stay Informed About News – Part 5

  By Contributing Writer Lesia Forde Do the comments of five students about how they view and interact with news and news sources reflect the overall temperament of that segment of the Hunter student body, 19 to 28 years old?…

Is the CUNY Experience Really a Great Bargain for Students?

By Senior Writer Anthony Falletta, October 26, 2016 Graphics Courtesy of Railyard Film Production from its movie, STARVING THE BEAST Tuition for CUNY students increased by more than 30 percent from 2011 to 2016 John Tarleton, a reporter for the…

News Follow-Up About the Groping and Stalking of a Hunter Student

A Campus Security Lapse Exposed the Student as well as the Hunter Community to Potential Harm and It Cost a Public Safety Officer His Job By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, October 26, 2016 Suspect Still at Large A man grabbed a 19-year-old…