Free Korean Street Festival 2015 In Harlem

dem prep performanceJoin Harlem-based Democracy Prep Public Schools this Saturday, May 16th from 12-4PM for their second annual FREE Korean Street Festival in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Former U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, To Give Speech At The Apollo Theater in Harlem

Regina M. BenjaminRegina M. Benjamin, M.D., MBA, who served in the Obama Administration from 2009-2013 as the 18th U.S. Surgeon General, will be the keynote speaker at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2015 Commencement Ceremonies.  Continue Reading →

Tribeca Teaches Forges Path for Future Filmmakers

Photo 2By Hadasah Ingrid

As another year has passed at the successful conclusion of the Tribeca Film Festival for 2015, many aspiring filmmakers made their promising marks and debuts on a key red carpet. Furthermore Tribeca organizers along with its visionary founder Robert DiNiro are forging a new path for the next generation of filmmakers.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYU Langone Medical Center Violetball For Gifted Future Physicians And Scientists

1NYU Langone Medical Center raised more than $7 million last night at its annual Violet Ball held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City. Continue Reading →

Colloquia Series With Dr. Jamila Lyiscott At Teachers College In Harlem

Jamila-Lyiscott-Jamila Lyiscott recently received her Ph.D. at Teachers College, Columbia University where her work focuses on the education of the African Diaspora. Dr. Lyiscott’s scholarship and activism work together to prepare educators for sustaining diversity in the classroom, empower youth, and explore, assert, and defend the value of Black life. Continue Reading →

President Obama Reps In His Columbia U T-Shirt With The First Lady Michelle

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama on College Signing Day,  2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

President Barack Obama wears his Columbia University in Harlem and First Lady Michelle Obama wears her Princeton University t-shirt in support of her “Reach Higher” initiative as they strike a pose for their Alma mater on College Signing Day Celebration. Continue Reading →

Touro In Harlem Has 100% Residency Matches For Grad Med Students

china student in harlemAll of the 124 students graduating from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem this coming June who sought and were eligible for highly-coveted fall residencies have been matched successfully, the school has announced. 

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No Cost Ideas For Earth Day In Harlem

CCI earth day 2009 nycGot big plans for Earth Day? It’s right around the corner, Wednesday, April 22, but feel free to celebrate all week long with these 10 great ideas for teaching kids about Earth Day and what they can do to help take care of our planet. Continue Reading →