Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents John Crawford, 4/24-5/24
Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent sculpture by John Crawford.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
The Paramus Post
Queen College Student Lauren Blachorsky Wins Prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Lauren Blachorsky, a neuroscience major at Queens College, has been awarded the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the nation's premier award for undergraduates majoring in math, science and engineering.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Leading a school district turnaround in Massachusetts
Pia Durkin took the reins as superintendent of New Bedford Public Schools, one of the lowest-performing districts in Massachusetts, this past July facing a Herculean task.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Connecticut College presents calligraphy exhibition
Everyone knows what calligraphy is. To be classy, you hire someone with really good penmanship to do your wedding invitations in swirling script - rather than order them in bulk from Matrimony R Us.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wall Street Journal
More Floors for City Dancers
City University of New York on Tuesday kicks off a new effort to pair choreographers up with badly needed open space.
Mapping tool used by Census Bureau has roots in NSF-funded project
In colleges and universities across the country, undergraduate students in the social sciences are using an online educational tool that goes beyond the traditional presentation of demographic data as numbers and tables.
The Financial Mirror
Nicos Christodoulides named new Cyprus Government Spokesman
Nikos Christodoulides has been assigned the duties of Government Spokesman, following Monday`s announcement by Christos Stylianides to step down to run for the European Parliament in May's elections.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Queens Week 2014: Borough's Diverse Population Now at All-Time High
After showing very little growth in the 2010 Census, the government now says Queens is the second fastest growing county in the state with new numbers showing the borough accounted for a third of the 61,000 residents the city gained between 2012 and 2013.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Krasnoff levels with students about struggles
Mayor Alan Krasnoff told Western Branch High School students Thursday that he was neglected as a child, started hitting bars in high school, and didn't attend his graduation because he didn't think he deserved to be there.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Heritage Foundation
Common Core: "Building the Machine" Debut
The Home School Legal Defense Association released its long-awaited documentary on the Common Core national standards last week, Building the Machine .
Placed in a prison of the mind
I'm not the type of person that asks anyone for help, I usually fight my own battles; but it has gotten to a point where I can't fight alone any more.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Brian O'Keefe pitching lights out for Purple Knights
The University of Bridgeport's Brian O'Keefe, a left hander junior pitcher out of Foran High, earned a spot on the East Coast Conference honor roll released on Monday, April 7. O'Keefe was simply outstanding in blanking Queens College, 2-0, on the road on April 4, firing a six-hit, nine-inning complete game shutout in which he fanned nine and ... (more)
Essay: Our Brains Aren't to Blame for Our Financial Woes
Behavioral finance is a breakout star of the post-2008 economic world. A little-known academic discipline a mere decade ago, this combination of psychology and finance now serves as a catchall explanation for why we act against our own financial best interests time and time again.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Dr. Steven Paul has deep love of medicine
While he has just been recognized as a 2014 top oncologist by the International Association of Oncologists, Portsmouth doctor Steven Paul also happily practices family medicine.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Robert Boyd: Knox County School Board
Education: Associate's degree, Queens College City University of New York; bachelor's in English, Queens College City University of New York; master's degree in English, Columbia University; Master's Plus 30 professional diploma, School of Administration and Supervision, Long Island University Personal: Playing golf, used to teach at Spring Hill ... (more)
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Andrew Prokos Announces 'Brazil: Night & Day' Exhibition, Now thru 4/25
Award-winning photographs of Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia created by noted architectural and fine art photographer Andrew Prokos are set to be exhibited at Banco do Brasil in New York.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Daily News
Methodist University Hospital Names Liebman New CEO
Jeff Liebman has joined Methodist University Hospital as chief executive officer.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
UH India Studies Program hosts award-winning author Amitav Ghosh, Apr. 10
The India Studies Program at the University of Houston has invited award-winning author and distinguished scholar Amitav Ghosh to deliver a lecture, "From Bombay to Canton - Traveling the Opium Route to 19th Century China," at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 10, at the Asia Society Texas Center.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Barbara Cook to Perform at Kupferberg Center for the Arts, 5/10
Kupferberg Center for the Arts will welcome a true Broadway sensation when the legendary Barbara Cook presents an unforgettable evening of song and stories at Kupferberg Center for the Arts' Colden Auditorium on Saturday, May 10. The two-time GRAMMY Award winner, Tony Award winner, and Kennedy Center Honoree who first came to prominence in the ... (more)
Thu Mar 27, 2014
3 Voices Theatre to Present Mein Uncle, 5/29-6/8
MEIN UNCLE, an absurdist fairytale about the seeds of inhumanity, will play Thursday, May 29 continue through Sunday, June 8, 2014 at The Robert Moss Theater .