Monthly Archives: April 2014

Graduate NYC! Spring Newsletter Highlights

Selected excerpts from the spring edition of the quarterly newsletter. Read the full newsletter here.  New NYC Resource Guide for College Success Graduate NYC! is proud to announce the launching of Crossing the Bridge: A Map to Your College Success, … Continue reading

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SUNY Engineering Info Session for Juniors, April 30

Greetings from the State University of New York! We would like to invite students from your class of 2015 to join us on Wednesday, April 30th to learn about SUNY’s two and four-year engineering and engineering technology programs through a … Continue reading

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Sonia Sotomayor Wrote an Epic Dissent Against the Supreme Court Decision Upholding Michigan’s Affirmative-Action Ban

From New York Magazine: A 6-2 Supreme Court decision today went in favor of a constitutional amendment approved by Michigan voters in 2006 banning affirmative action based on race, gender, ethnicity, or national origin in hiring or college admissions. Writing … Continue reading

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Small U.S. Colleges Battle Death Spiral as Enrollment Drops

From Bloomberg News: At a Dowling College campus on Long Island’s south shore, a fleet of unused shuttle buses sits in an otherwise empty parking lot. A dormitory is shuttered, as are a cafeteria, bookstore and some classrooms in the … Continue reading

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NYC DOE Parent Academy Spring Workshops

Parent Academy Spring Workshops focusing on College and Career readiness. The dates, times, and locations for each session are below followed by a tentative agenda.  Please make sure your families are aware of and attend these workshops! Borough: Brooklyn Workshop Date: … Continue reading

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ABAFAOILSS College Access Workshop & Fair

The Association for Black Admissions and Financial Aid Officers of the Ivy League and Sister Schools (ABAFAOILSS) invites your students to attend their Signature College Access Workshop & Fair, hosted by Barnard College: Saturday, May 10th 9:30am-1:30pm Barnard College 3009 … Continue reading

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12-Day Summer Program at Hunter College

APPLY NOW for an early admission to the program. Click HERE to Download an APPLICATION! Our FREE 12-DAY LEADERSHIP AND DEBATE TRAINING program includes workshops in debate techniques, public speaking, critical thinking, policy research, writing speeches, articles, and developing the skills to analyze … Continue reading

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