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All pictures on this page I took this during a conference at the Graduate School of Journalism on political advertising in Jun 2012.

The Community and Ethnic Media Initiative & Community and Ethnic Media Initiative & New York Press Association hosted a panel discussion How to get political advertisements during election season

Below and right, Ernest Opong, son of Ghana, publisher of Amandla and
board member of Center for Media and Peace Initiatives and co-chair of the conference held at Rutgers University in Jun 2012 click here.  Ghana click here.

Basil Smikle, a son of Jamaica whose public relations firm helped get First Lady Senator Secretary of State Hon Mrs Hillary Rodham Clinton elected senator and Hon Mr Michael Bloomberg relected mayor is shown below on the panel and speaking with a member of the audience.

Other panelists: Howard P Sturman, Publisher & CEO of Home Town Media Group; Ernest Lendler, President of Branford Communications, Inc.; Evan Stavisky; and David Keisman, Publisher of Manhattan Times. 

The moderator was Michelle Rea, Executive Director New York Press Association, she is the lady on the far left in the bottom picture.

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LaGuardia Community College Welcomes New Class of Internationally Trained Nurses for NCLEX-RN ELL Program
NEW YORK (February 23, 2024) — LaGuardia Community College/CUNY and the New York City Department of Small Business Services (SBS) celebrate the start of SBS’s 2024 National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) for English Language Learners (ELL) Training Program. The program helps internationally trained nurses with the essential skills and knowledge needed to successfully pass the […]

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 20:13:05 +0000

CUNY Extends Deadline to Commit to College to June 1, Giving Applicants More Time to Weigh Financial Aid
City University of New York Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez announced today that amid delays with the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal Free Application for Federal Student Aid Program (FAFSA), CUNY will move its deadline for students to accept their admission offers – known as College Decision Day or National Candidate Reply Commitment Day – from May 1 to June 1. The new extended date is designed to help students who won’t receive federal financial aid data until April. 

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:24:42 +0000

CUNY Celebrates Black Women in STEM
CUNY is celebrating the significant contributions of Black women on its faculty and administration who are reshaping the disciplines of science, technology, engineering and math through influential research and advocacy that takes many different forms.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 21:57:37 +0000

Black History Month 2024: Noel Hankin, an NYC music promoter, to give Medgar Evers College a dance music history lesson
Kneeling: Michael Glenn (New York Knicks) and WBLS on-air staff Vaughn Harper, Frankie Crocker and Ken “Spider” Webb For most people, the late 1970s disco movement is one that is defined by the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever and the Bee Gees, but this impactful music scene actually has its roots in Manhattan Black and […]

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:34:00 +0000

NSF awards $650K grant to CCNY researchers to explore novel approach to clean energy
Researchers from The City College of New York and other institutions, including CUNY’s Advanced Science Research Center, are the beneficiaries of a $650,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop evaporation-driven generators that can produce clean, renewable energy.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:52:49 +0000

CCNY’s Office for Experiential Learning and Colin Powell School receive $7.3M federal education grant to enhance first-year student experience
The City College of New York has been awarded a four-year, $7.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to support new student onboarding initiatives in the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. The grant was secured by CCNY’s Office for Experiential Learning.

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 18:29:40 +0000

CUNY and The New School Launch New Social Security Administration-Funded Retirement and Disability Research Center
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has awarded The City University of New York and The New School a five-year, multimillion-dollar cooperative agreement to establish one of six national centers in the federal agency’s Retirement and Disability Research Consortium.

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 22:52:30 +0000

Statement from CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez on Ratification of CUNY’s Five-Plus Year Contract With Over 10,000 Employees
District Council 37, Teamsters Local 237, SEIU Local 300, International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 306 and the New York State Nurse Association (NYSNA) announced that its members voted to ratify a new contract with The City University of New York. Approved by the CUNY Board of Trustees, the five-plus year agreement covers over 10,000 employees, provides retroactive wage increase of 14.9% across the life of the contract, increases the minimum wage to $18 and offers a lump sum ratification bonus of $3,000. 

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:35:34 +0000

CHAMPIONS!! Medgar Evers College wins men’s and women’s CUNYAC indoor track titles
Medgar Evers College Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track & Field teams Please join us in congratulating our men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams for capturing the 2023-24 CUNYAC Championship titles on Sunday at the historic Nike Track & Field Center at the Armory! The victories are historic, as the men’s team won the […]

Sun, 18 Feb 2024 18:27:48 +0000

BMCC Professors Lead NSF-Funded Study in Retention of Math Majors
Two Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Mathematics Professors—Claire Wladis and Jason Samuels— are leading a five-year study that seeks to better understand why some community college students choose to enroll and then persist as math majors. Funded in 2023 by a $2.4 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant, the study’s aim is to identify […]

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:34:01 +0000

Attending JMM Conference Ignites Students’ Passion for Exploring the Intersection of Mathematics and Technology
L-R: Jafar Abubakar (Data Science), Kareem Codrington (Data Science), Julian Hernandez (Data Science), Ahmed Abdelsalam (Computer Science alumnus), Andrii Iarmolenko (Engineering Science), JunHa Kim (Computer Science) Over 5,500 mathematics educators, researchers and students gathered in San Francisco on January 3 through 6 as part of the 2024 Joint Mathematics Meetings (JMM), a gathering touted by […]

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:33:04 +0000

CUNY Chancellor Matos Rodríguez Announces Designation of Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha, Lunar New Year and Diwali as Official Holidays
Following a vote by the CUNY Board of Trustees, CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez today announced that CUNY will become one of the first universities in the nation to designate Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha, Lunar New Year and Diwali as holidays on the official school calendar. The move aligns CUNY with public schools across New York City for the first time.

Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:01:52 +0000

CUNY Names National Higher Education Leader Nancy Cantor as 14th President of Hunter College
The City University of New York has named Nancy Cantor, an experienced higher education leader who has served as president and chancellor of several universities, as the 14th president of Hunter College in Manhattan, CUNY’s largest college. The University’s Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Cantor, who is currently the chancellor of Rutgers University-Newark, at its meeting on Tuesday. She takes office on August 12, 2024.

Tue, 13 Feb 2024 22:09:49 +0000

Two Queens College Faculty Members are Winners at the Sixty-Sixth GRAMMY Awards
Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music (ACSM) faculty members Mark Dover and Luis Perdomo were winners at the 66th annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, February 4. Dover was recognized as both a player and producer for Best Classical Compendium for Imani Wind’s latest release, Passion for Bach and Coltrane. Perdomo—who is also a music school alumnus—won […]

Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:56:40 +0000

Queens College President Frank H. Wu Announces the Appointment of Imam Mohammed F. Biwas (Imam Fahim) as a Member of Campus Ministries
Queens College President Frank H. Wu announces Imam Mohammed F. Biwas (Imam Fahim) as the newest member of campus ministries at the college. A native of Queens, New York, Imam Fahim is an educator committed to guiding students at the college by drawing on his personal experiences to address contemporary challenges faced by today’s Muslim […]

Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:53:12 +0000