Alternative Pathways to Professional Schools

August 29, 2014

Alternative pathways to medical school, law school and business school are covered in this week’s New York Times edition of Education Life: http://www.nytimes.com/pages/education/edlife/index.html?ref=us  

Food For Thought: Emailing Your Professors

August 29, 2014

Very interesting article about one professor’s experience banning emails from her students. Worth considering as an approach for all professors and students to take. May actually result in increased communication! http://www.slate.com/articles/life/inside_higher_ed/2014/08/salem_college_professor_spring_serenity_duvall_banned_students_from_emailing.html

Liron Cohen wins CLAGS Undergraduate Student Paper Award

August 27, 2014

Congratulations to CUNY BA student Liron Cohen (U.S. Media and Culture / Journalism) for winning the 2014 CLAGS Undergraduate Student Paper Award for her paper The Death of a Lesbian – Death in Lesbian Theatre. CLAGS, the Center for Gay and Lesbian … Continued

Morgan Stanley’s 2014-2015 Richard B. Fisher Scholarship Program

August 22, 2014

http://businessorientedwomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Richard-B.-Fisher-Scholarship-Program-Flier.pdf Morgan Stanley’s 2014-2015 Richard B. Fisher Scholarship Program is currently accepting applications. This program targets Black, Hispanic, and LGBT sophomore and junior students in various business. The application deadlines are as follows: ·         October 12, 2014 – Sophomores and … Continued

This Week’s Rebel is Jenji Kohan

August 19, 2014

You might not know her name, but you’ve definitely heard of her work. Jenji Kohan is a television writer, producer and director, best known as the creator of the Showtime comedy-drama series Weeds and the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is … Continued

Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislative Caucus CUNY Scholars Program

August 11, 2014

The Caucus CUNY Scholars Program is a local internship program for students who are interested in the service of the New York State Legislature. The Program allows students to learn about the work performed by the Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic … Continued

The NEW New York Leaders Student Intern Program

August 11, 2014

http://nysinternships.com/nnyl/intern.cfm Welcome to the New New York Leaders: Student Intern Program The Department of Civil Service is hosting the Student Intern Program Internship Portal through which interested students must: Submit an application, which includes providing contact information; academic background; occupational, … Continued

The 2015 CUNY Albany Internships Program

August 11, 2014

http://www.etrinternship.org/html/albany.htm The deadline for the New York State Assembly and New York State Senate Programs is traditionally in late October. There may be an earlier on-campus deadline-please contact your Campus Faculty Coordinator or our office ASAP for an application. New York … Continued

The VL Innovators Challenge

July 28, 2014

Together with the MacArthur Foundation and partners such as Google, Voto Latino launched the VL Innovators Challenge, a $500,000 tech competition for Millennials between the ages of 18 and 34. Please check out this 1-minute YouTube video about the competition: http://goo.gl/THXQBV. The … Continued

2015 Women’s Forum Education Fund Applications

July 28, 2014

http://www.womensforumny.org/index.cfm/education-fund/ 2015 Applications Available On Website September 1, 2014 The Education Fund of the Women’s Forum provides annual Awards to encourage mature women of need to fulfill their potential through the pursuit of an undergraduate college education and to enhance … Continued

NYC Media Lab Call for Demos

July 23, 2014

NYC Media Lab Call for Demos: Deadline September 5 NYC Media Lab is seeking media-related projects for its upcoming Annual Summit, hosted at The New School on Friday, September 19th from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. The Summit is the City’s … Continued

Resource for Faculty on Interdisciplinary Research

July 14, 2014

I am pleased to announce that Wayne State University’s Division of Research has now made available resources aimed at helping groups improve their performance of inter/transdisciplinary research and team science. Anyone is welcome to access and download them for free … Continued

Alpha Iota Sigma: Call for Student Paper and Poster Proposals

June 25, 2014

Call for Student Paper and Poster Proposals Alpha Iota Sigma, the International Interdisciplinary Studies Honor Society, is seeking student proposals for the 36th Annual Association for Interdisciplinary Studies Conference being held October 15-19, 2014; hosted by Michigan State University, and … Continued

Vondel Mahon: Medical Illustration

June 24, 2014
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Where else in the world can an undergraduate earn a degree in Medical Illustration?!

New Theatre Studio Offering Discounted Tickets

June 24, 2014

http://www.thespiraltheatrestudio.com/ The Spiral Theatre Studio is a premier incubator theater for off-off-Broadway plays, focused on the stories of characters grappling with issues related to growing older in a culture disrespectful of aging. Our Salt & Pepper Series promotes greater awareness … Continued