CUNY Names Vincent Boudreau Interim President For City College Of New York In Harlem

Vincent Boudreau is the Interim President of The City College of New York in Harlem. His appointment, announced by CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken, is effective immediately.

The City College of New York Langston Hughes Festival Honors Ntozake Shange

Seminal poet, performance artist, playwright, and novelist Ntozake Shange is best known for her 1975 award winning theatre piece For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf.

City College Of New York Print, Harlem Late 1800’s

A great rare etching of City College of New York was originally founded as the Free Academy of the City of New York at St. Nicolas Terrace to Amsterdam Avenue, Continue Reading →

Call for applications: The Spitzer School of Architecture at The City College of New York

The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture at The City College of New York in Harlem Apply for your Master of Architecture degree in Manhattan before April 15th.

City Wants Bike Lane Connecting Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park With Central Park

Patch reports that the city Department of Transportation is moving forward with Harlem bike lane improvements first proposed this summer.

Combatting Oppression With Sacred African Traditions At City College In Harlem

In our current era of systematic racism, gender-based violence, neo-fascism, and religious intolerance, a pioneering New York City based cultural arts organization is hosting Trade/itions event in Harlem.

Op-Ed: Working Towards College Access For All From Harlem To Hollis

By Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña Like many New Yorkers, I was the first in my family to go to college.

“How Americans View The Opt Out Movement,” A New Study By Teachers College

While most Americans have heard of the “Opt Out” movement, less than one-third of Americans support it, and most people misunderstand the motives of parents who refuse to let their Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces His Cultural Plan For All New Yorkers, CreateNYC

Mayor de Blasio today joined NYC Cultural Affairs Commissioner Tom Finkelpearl and Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer to release CreateNYC, New York City’s first-ever comprehensive cultural plan.

HARLEM WEEK 2017 Celebrates New York’s Diversity

One of New York’s most enduring and highly attended summer activities is the HARLEM WEEK Festival. HARLEM WEEK, which started as a one day event in 1974 has grown to Continue Reading →

Marjorie Moon Joins New Federal Theatre As Administrative Consultant

Marjorie Moon, Executive Director Emeritus of Brooklyn’s esteemed Billie Holiday Theatre, has joined the team of Woodie King, Jr.‘s and Harlem fave New Federal Theatre, www.newfederaltheatre.com, as Administrative Consultant.

Racially Diverse Classrooms The Focus Of Institute At Teachers College At Columbia In Harlem

With students of color representing more than half of all children enrolled in U.S. K-12 public schools today, it is more important than ever for educators to be adequately prepared Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Announces Middle Schools Will Join College Excess For All In 2018

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that College Access for All will add eleven middle school districts – 193 middle schools – for the 2017-18 school year.

A New Indian Eatery Opens In West Harlem

On Thursday, June 1st, 2017, Mumbai Masala Indian Grill, a new Indian restaurant opened on the West side of Harlem, New York.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Campaign In Harlem, New York 1960 (Full Speech)

A great photograph taken of John F. Kennedy Democratic nominee speaking at a rally in front of the historic Hotel Theresa on the south west corner at 7th Avenue looking northeast towards 125th Continue Reading →