Mentoring In Medicine Virtual Summer Science Camp At No Cost Hosted

From the comfort of your home, you can view a “live” video webcast to learn advanced biology, research methods and serve as a community health ambassador. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Chancellor Fariña Announce Five Times More Students Applied For CUNY

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery, and CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken today announced that 36,336 students took advantage of the CUNY fee elimination when applying to college for the 2017-18 school year. Continue Reading →

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Keynote At Touro College Commencement At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) conferred diplomas upon 131 candidates for the doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree last Thursday at festive ceremonies held at the famed Apollo Theater in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Former NYC Mayor David N. Dinkins Receives Humanitarian Award in Harlem

Former New York City Mayor David N. Dinkins was honored with the 2016 Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center Humanitarian Award on Thursday, June 22, 2017 before a group that included young students from the Emma L. Bowen Therapeutic Preschool, who graduated later in the day. 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. Continue Reading →

Op-ed: Creating Environments For Success From Harlem To Hollis

By NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

School buildings are more than just structures made up of hallways and rooms, they are hubs for communities; and students and educators across New York City consider them a second home. Continue Reading →

Check Out How This Harlem Ballet Dancer Is Funding His Tuition

BET reports that for high school seniors, the final semester of secondary education can at once be the most nerve-wracking and liberating time in their young lives. Continue Reading →

SW Regional Golf Association Scholarship Deadline 2017

The Southwest Regional Golf Association (SWRGA) announces it’s 2017 Scholarship Application and urges students to apply. Continue Reading →

Preserving The Social Fabric Of A Community: The Harlem Experience

By Peter Feinman

The different approaches to local and state history championed by Representative Tonko versus Governor Cuomo manifested itself in some recent blogs on New York History Blog and the Adirondack Alamanack. Continue Reading →

“Succeeding…Taught Me How Much Potential I Have” At TouroCOM Harlem

Corey Ballaera of Bergen County, NJ, studied physics for his undergraduate degree in the College of New Jersey. Continue Reading →

Longtime Principals Union President From Harlem Ernest Logan Retires

This summer, New York City will lose a well-known fixture on the education scene. In the midst of his fourth three-year term as president of the city’s principals union, Ernest Logan announced he will retire from the role effective August 1, 2017. Continue Reading →

Behold The Literary And Visual Genius Of Harlem Students!

Total Equity Now encourages you to behold, be inspired by, and celebrate the literary and visual genius of Harlem’s young people. Continue Reading →

Harlem Students Receive O’Melveny Scholarships In NYC

Last week three impressive Harlem students, who were recently awarded O’Melveny Scholarships at the 15th Annual New York Scholarship Awards ceremony, which took place on May 22, 2017. Continue Reading →

Rev Malika Lee Whitney, Significant Elders Of Harlem, And Others At The Apollo Theater

The Apollo Theater Education Program in partnership with the Harriet Tubman Learning Center C.S. 154 in Harlem celebrated members of The Significant Elders of Harlem for their 10 year contribution to the Apollo Theater Oral History Project.  Continue Reading →

Roland Martin Launches #HBCUGivingDay Campaign On Wendy Williams (Video)

Award-winning TV Host, Journalist, Author and Advocate Roland Martin announced during his recent appearance on “The Wendy Williams Show” his new initiative to raise money for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Continue Reading →