Grad Students Get OK To Unionize At Columbia In Harlem

Columbia-University-grad-students-Ian-Bradley-Perrin-and-Olga-BrudastovaThe National Labor Relations Board has ruled that student teachers and research assistants at private universities are employees and have a right to be represented by unions. Continue Reading →

Harlem Artist Tomo Mori New Mural Unveiled At Columbia University

Tomo MoriHarlem-based visual artist Tomo Mori will transform the Miller Theatre lobby at Columbia University in West Harlem into an immersive work surrounding viewers with a sponge-stamped waterfall of images, based on her cut and painted mosaic process. Continue Reading →

Bring It, Electronics & Textile Collections To West Harlem

recycle in harlemResponsibly recycle unwanted or broken computers, fax machines, TVs, VCRs, DVD players, cell phones, and more with the Lower East Side Ecology Center (sorry no microwaves, refrigerators, air conditioners, smoke detectors). Continue Reading →

Employment Opportunity for West Harlem Seniors

seniors in harlemWest Harlem Development Corporation is happy to announce an additional information session for its Summer Senior Employment Program (SSEP). Continue Reading →

NYC SAFE Disposal Event In West Harlem

nycsafe_events_480_480Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine. Continue Reading →

Clarence Wilson Missing Person In Harlem

missing person in harlemA Silver Alert has been issued for Clarence Wilson, an 83-year-old black male from West 100th Street and Columbus Avenue in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

What Should You Expect With Fairway Filing For Bankruptcy In Harlem

Fairway MarketFairway, the popular but struggling supermarket chain, filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday. The grocer said all 15 stores (including the one in Harlem) would remain open and customers should see no impact. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Development Corporation Releases Grant Application

west harlem pierWest Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of the application for smaller grants to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, community facilities, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

Teachers College Presents “10467,” An Educational Equity In Harlem

Columbia_College in harlemTeachers College, Columbia University’s Campaign for Educational Equity, in collaboration with the Epic Theatre Ensemble, is presenting 10467, an original, educational equity-themed play written and performed by high school students. Continue Reading →

Columbia University’s Community Scholars Program Seeks Nominations And Applications

Columbia_College in harlemColumbia University’s Community Scholars Program is seeking nominations and applications for its next class; the deadline is Friday, April 29, 2016Continue Reading →