College Students Spend Spring Break Building Working With Harlem Grown

While many of their friends are off at the beach or elsewhere kicking back this week, a group of Cornell University students is spending their spring break sleeping on a church floor, waking up at dawn, and getting their hands dirty. And they’re enjoying it. Continue Reading →

NYC’s Hospital System Works In “Jim Crow-Style Racial Segregation,” Study Shows

It’s already semi-common knowledge that NYC’s school system is the most racially segregated in the country. Continue Reading →

Harlem High School Senior Celebrates Cornel Acceptance

1651693_630x354ABC reports that a high school senior in Manhattan is making the most of his mother’s hard work to make his future brighter. Continue Reading →

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

vincent-boudreauVincent 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. Continue Reading →

Harlem Center Lost $500K Grant Because Of Program’s Success

161006_martin_jcrice_27_134596344The federal government cut off a $500,000 grant for a Harlem program that helped poor kids go to college — because it was doing too good a job. Continue Reading →