Diddy’s Taking Applications For His Charter School In Harlem

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If you haven’t heard Sean “Diddy” Combs, fed up with the failing education system, decided to do something and too matters into his own hands and founded the Capital Prep Harlem charter school.

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Student Sues Columbia University For Mishandling Rape Case

A Columbia University student is suing the school for mishandling two rape cases she reported to the university in 2015. Continue Reading →

KPMG Donating 1,000 New Books To Children In Harlem

KPMG’s Family for Literacy which seeks to eradicate childhood illiteracy will hold an event Thursday, March 23, 2017, to help to shine a light on the critical importance of books and reading, and get books into the hands of low income families. Continue Reading →

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito And Others Announce ICE And NYC Schools

Harlem City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Bill de Blaso, Carmen Farina, and others talk about the Council policy that states clearly and unambiguously–ICE can’t come in without a warrant signed by a judge. Period. Continue Reading →

Harlem Success Academy Chess Players Dominate At NY State Chess Championship

Two weekends ago, 151 scholars representing 15 Success Academy schools traveled to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. to compete in the 50th Annual New York State Scholastic Chess Championships. Continue Reading →

CUNY Spending Probe Widens And Spread ‘Like A Plague’ From Harlem To Hollis

The state inspector general is ramping up her probe of the City University of New York to include hiring and spending practices at its two-year community colleges, The Post has learned. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Summer In The City Applications From Harlem To Hollis

Chancellor Fariña today kicked off the application period for Summer in the City (SITC) enrichment programs that offer students hands-on, STEM-oriented, and college-aligned curricula, as well as educational visits to New York City cultural institutions. Continue Reading →

Harlem School Closings For March 14 Blizzard

Some schools in New York City may close when a major blizzard is expected to dump up to two feet of snow on New York City on Monday night and into Tuesday, a storm forecasters expect will be the worst of the year. Continue Reading →

The Maysles Documentary Center In Harlem Is Now Taking Applications For Teen Producers Academy!

The Maysles Documentary Center in Harlem’s Teen Producers Academy is a six-week summer intensive film program where youth work in small teams to make a short documentary.  Continue Reading →

Teen Girls From Harlem To Hollywood Apply For At the Well Young Women’s Leadership Academy

Young teens of color from Harlem to Hollwood are vying for one of 50 spots in the  At the Well Young Women’s Leadership Academy. Continue Reading →