Education

“More than just a job”
“Más que un simple trabajo”

Brittney Taveras has been spending a lot of time at the Isabella Geriatric Center. While the facility might not be the obvious go-to place for...
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Community News – 08.16.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.16.17

Grammy-nominated Swedish Electronic Music band Little Dragon is taking the stage at the Apollo on Thurs., Aug. 31st at 8:00 p.m. The band will be...
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Community News – 08.09.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.09.17

Entra en el swing de las cosas en el Festival de Jazz de este año en el Museo Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado 19 de agosto de 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Relájese...
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A team of STEAM
Un equipo STEAM

Fue un verano STEAM para estos estudiantes. Los estudiantes de secundaria en un programa de enriquecimiento de verano patrocinado por la...
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Community News – 08.02.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.02.17

Aspiring musicians, singers, dancers, comedians, rappers and spoken word artists try their best to please the audience at the...
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Data Drain at DOE 
Fuga de datos en el DOE

It's gone from bad to worse. Though the city’s Department of Education (DOE) launched an initiative last year to bring a computer science...
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Taking Part in PME
Participar en PME

Las batas eran opcionales. El Centro Médico de la Universidad Columbia (CUMC, por sus siglas en inglés) organizó su séptimo Proyecto de...
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Community News – 07.19.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.19.17

Join young artists at The Apollo Theater’s Teen Takeover on Fri., July 28th at 6:00 p.m. Curated by Apollo Theater Academy high school...
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Play at Payson
El Idilio en la Esquina

Luz, Abuela Claudia and I spent countless hours at the Payson Avenue Playground, located on the corner of the same street where we have...
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PEP Public Meeting
Reunión pública del PEP

La próxima reunión pública del Panel de Políticas Educativas se llevará a cabo este miércoles 19 de julio a las 6:00 p.m. en la M.S. 131, en el No...
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A Swimming Start 
Empezar a nadar

Dive in. The state’s Parks Department is looking to make a splash this summer by once again offering free swimming lessons for children...
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A Standard Apart
Un estándar único

Estos maestros no quieren este pase. El sindicato de maestros de Nueva York expresa su oposición a permitir que algunas escuelas charter...
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Health and Honey
Salud y Miel

Resistencia, sostenibilidad y responsabilidad fueron los principios rectores de la Cumbre del G20 de este año en Hamburgo, donde los...
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Holding court in the kitchen
Empoderamiento por el pan

Hochul está mirando hacia el futuro. Mientras la especulación sobre el futuro del gobernador Andrew Cuomo es molienda para el...
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Mayoral control of schools extended
Control de la alcaldía extendido sobre escuelas

Es otra oportunidad para De Blasio. La legislatura estatal y el gobernador Andrew Cuomo evitaron una falla potencial de la jurisdicción del alcalde...
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The Chancellor’s Choice
La elección de la canciller

It was her only school.‎ Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña served as the keynote speaker at the 2017 graduation ceremony for the George Washington...
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Report: New York Lagging in Children’s Well-Being
Informe: Nueva York retrasa en el bienestar de los niños

Ha habido una mejora en el bienestar de los niños de la nación, pero un nuevo informe encuentra que el Estado de Nueva York tiene un...
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Boosting autism outreach
Impulsando la atención al autismo

It was her first bill. As sponsored by Assemblymember Carmen De La Rosa, the New York State Assembly has passed a bill that amends the...
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The Mayor’s Mission
La misión del alcalde

Confieran el control. El alcalde Bill de Blasio realizó una manifestación en la rotonda del Ayuntamiento el lunes, instando a Albany a ampliar...
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Community News – 06.14.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.14.17

Celebrate the nation’s freedom at the oldest house in Manhattan on Thurs., June 29th form 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum...
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UC Recap – June 5 – June 10

The good folks at Statement Arts are having their annual crowd-funding campaign for their College Prep program. Please give what you can...

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Film Works Alfresco debuts in Inwood
Serie de cine hace su debut

A free outdoor summer film series has launched in Inwood Hill Park. Film Works Alfresco is a curated film series that will present both...
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“Our own narrative”
“Nuestra propia historia”

They’re setting a new course. The City College of the City University of New York (CCNY) has announced a new Dominican Studies track within the...
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Community News – 06.07.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.07.17

Celebrate with El Museo del Barrio at this year’s Museum Mile Festival on Tues., June 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The festival will...
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Funding for the Farmhouse
Fondos para la granja

La Granja Museo Dyckman está a punto de recibir un enorme impulso, ya que el punto de referencia de Inwood ha recibido $5 millones...
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Scripted for Success
Escrito para el éxito

Son los nuevos miembros de PharmDs. Los miembros de la sexta generación de graduados del Colegio de Farmacia Touro...
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Community News – 05.31.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.31.17

Celebrate the broad spectrum of dance within the African Diaspora at the Fort Washington Library on Thurs., June 29th at 4:30 p.m. Using...
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The Build Guild
El gremio de la construcción

Build across the boroughs. The New York Building Congress (NYBC) held its 96th anniversary Leadership Awards Luncheon at the...
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City expands Community Schools program
Se amplían las escuelas comunitarias

The city is adding 69 new schools to its Community Schools initiative starting in September. The expansion will bring the citywide total...
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UC Recap – May 8 – May 13

Our Wellness Contributor and my better half, Eileen Z. Fuentes, had quite a week. Last Saturday she penned a poignant and strident Op-Ed that...

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Protesting Paul
Protestando contra Paul

Batearon al representante de Wisconsin. Cientos de manifestantes se presentaron para clamar contra el presidente de la Cámara de...
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A Branch for Belafonte
La Biblioteca Belafonte

It was a visit to a public library branch that changed Harry Belafonte’s life forever. The legendary entertainer and social activist said he...
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His “American Story”‎
Su “historia americana”‎

As Congressman Adriano Espaillat sat backstage at Lehman College’s Lovinger Theater, preparing to address students, faculty and local residents...
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Community News – 05.10.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.10.17

Drop by the Apollo for the opening kick-off concert for the Harlem EatUp Festival on Tues., May 16th at 8:00 p.m. The four-day festival...
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Yes to Yaberci
Sí a Yaberci

Yaberci Pérez-Cubillan, vicepresidenta de Salud del Comportamiento de la Red Acacia, recibió el Premio al Liderazgo de La Coalición...
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ARTISTS’ TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE WORKSHOP
TALLER DE ASISTENCIA TÉCNICA DE ARTISTAS

En Foco, in partnership with NoMAA, is pleased to present a bilingual workshop for emerging and established photographers...
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Students’ Stand
Estudios en Solidaridad

Estos defensores trajeron bomba. Mientras decenas de miles de personas marchaban en la capital de Puerto Rico el 1º de mayo para desahogar...
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Community News – 05.03.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.03.17

Get a taste for Mexican culture this Cinco de Mayo at Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Fri., May 5th at 2:00 p.m. The...
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Voices Alight
Voces unidas

They sing stronger together. Bringing together over 1,000 young choristers from 16 schools, the Young People’s Chorus of New York City...
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UC Recap – April 24 – April 29

HealthEquity4BlackLives / Mailman for Equity and Free University – NYC are planning the Heights Teach-In: Uptown Unites for Justice...

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‎A Spree for Threes
Tremendo a los tres

Es hora de los de tres. La ciudad ha anunciado la expansión de su programa Pre-K Universal para incluir a los niños de tres años. El alcalde...
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Season for Reason
Temporada de sentido común

We gathered before dawn. I and fellow members of the scientific research community at Columbia University Medical Center...
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A stake in STEM
Silaba de STEM

It’ll be Aquaponics on Audubon. The High School for Health Careers and Sciences in Washington Heights recently received an educational...
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Car Free Day returns

  Car Free Day returns   Story and photos by Gregg McQueen     No wheels for Washington Heights. This coming Saturday, a nine-block stretch of busy St. Nicholas Avenue will be packed with pedestrians, cyclists and leisure activities instead ...

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A Rosy Reading
Lectura rosada

It’s read all over. April 23rd is World Book Day, marked throughout the world in different ways. In Catalonia, Spain, it is known as Saint George...
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UC Recap – April 10 – April 15

It is 2½ minutes to ‘midnight.’ The Doomsday Clock is ticking ever so louder ever since you know who usurped our democracy. Welcome...

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Community News – 04.19.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.19.17

Get to know the city’s wildlife up close and personal on Sat., May 6th from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. NYC Parks, the Urban Park Rangers...
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Ratifying the Raise
Aprobado el aumento

Cambiaron la página sobre la edad. Defensores y legisladores en una misión para convertir el plan "Aumentar la edad" en una ley del estado...
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Community News – 04.12.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.12.17

Head to Fort Tryon Park on Thurs., Apr. 13th from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. where “Dr. A” will identify different trees and insects. Participants will...
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UC Recap – April 3 – April 8

Tupac Shakur is now a Hall of Famer. Most people tend to forget that the firebrand emcee was born in Harlem. The child of two Black Panthers...

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