Education

Community News – 01.18.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.18.17

Get closer to nature with your fellow Inwoodites on Sat., Jan. 21st from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. The workshop will offer guests the opportunity to illustrate...
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‎No pie need apply
‎Perfección de pastel

Any way you sliced it, it was a sweet story – and a dentist's dream. To mark a series of landmark anniversaries on its campus this year...
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UC Recap – January 9th – January 14th

What happens to a Dream Act deferred? The election of you-know-who has left many immigrants deeply concerned...

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Curled up with Celia
Enrollarse con Celia

¿Que fue un icono cubano lo que lo llevó a la atención de las autoridades federales? ¿Que la figura desbordada muestra una...
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Community News – 01.11.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.11.17

Discuta el cambiante paisaje de moda y género en el Museo de la Ciudad de Nueva York el jueves, 12 de enero a las 6:30 p.m. El debate será...
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Community News – 01.04.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.04.17

Laugh it up at the Apollo Theater’s Comedy Club on Thurs., Jan. 12th at 10:00 p.m. Looking to its roots, the Apollo is expanding its programming...
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Raise the age, save in spades
Aumentar la edad, ahorrar en palas

Lywan Reed spent three years incarcerated. ‎”I was terrified.” He was 16 when first jailed, first at Rikers for four months and then at the...
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To Teach His Own
Enseñar lo propio

Expand the eval. The city has announced an update to its teacher evaluation system, implementing a method that relies more heavily on measures...
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The Nest at the Branch
El nido en la sucursal

Cuando Ronald Clark era un adolescente, salió de la cama en medio de la noche. Su cabeza estaba llena de preguntas candentes. Quería saber...
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Reality Bytes
Bytes de Realidad

Los anteojos están llegando. Como demostró recientemente la presidenta de la Corporación de Desarrollo Económico de la Ciudad de Nueva York...
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Bank on the Books
Apostar por los libros

Scholars, take note. Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Scholarship Program. MCU will award $66,000...
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UC Recap – December 12th – December 17th

The Hamilton cultural juggernaut continues to conquer. How do you cap off a year that includes 11 Tony Awards including Best Musical, a...

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The Billionaire Buoys Club
Los Million-arios del Mar

Llámelos Millon-arios. Jóvenes locales se han convertido en miembros de un club especial cuyas actividades incluyen concentrarse...
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The Hug at the White House
El abrazo en la Casa Blanca

Este detective pasó de navegar por el metro a mirar las estrellas en la Casa Blanca. Recientemente, mientras andaba en el metro, Ian Aquino...
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“More than 100 x 35”
“Más que 100 x 35”

It’s a global thing. The financial institution Banco Popular de Puerto Rico partnered recently with the Acacia Network to host a screening of...
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Community News – 12.14.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 12.14.16

El Museo Infantil Sugar Hill Está organizando una noche de "rondas" el miércoles, 21 de diciembre de 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. El evento es una adaptación...
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“Allocate” is advocates’ demand
“Asignar” es la demanda de los defensores

Make good. That was the demand from education advocates calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo to follow through on...
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Will ACA repeal wreak havoc?
¿La revocación de ACA causará caos?

More than a million New Yorkers would lose their health insurance with even a partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to...
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UC Recap – December 5th – December 10th

We The People – A Social Justice Theatre Festival was an absolute blast. The People’s Theatre Project (PTP) really outdid themselves ...

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Community News – 12.07.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 12.07.16

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Three Kings Day Parade in El Barrio. Join members of the community in Fri., Jan. 6th at...
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Catch on to Kinder Applications
Atención a la Aplicación

The kindergarten application process is officially underway. All students born in 2012 who currently live in New York City are eligible to attend...
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A Profile in Persistence
Un perfil de persistencia

He’s been a military combat veteran, a police officer, an actor, and a singer. The roles have occasionally been real – and sometimes they’ve been...
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A Lighting with LINC
Encendido con LINC

El jueves 8 de diciembre, Literacy Inc. (LINC por sus siglas en inglés) se asociará con Caridades Católicas y el Centro Comunitario Dyckman...
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On their marks
En sus marcas

Instruments can be hard to come by at WHIN. String and brass instruments tend to be expensive. So most children in The Washington Heights...
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Community News – 11.30.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.30.16

On Tues., Dec 6th at 6:30 p.m., the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) will host a discussion on the city’s queer scene and how...
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Scholarship Support
Apoyo Becario

The Dyckman Institute Scholarship provides financial support to outstanding students from Washington Heights and Inwood...
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A plea for pardon
Súplica por indulto

vy Teng Lei ha estado viviendo con miedo. Desde la victoria de Donald Trump en la elección presidencial, la inmigrante china Lei dijo que...
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The Classic Comeback
El regreso de un clásico

Es hora de los cascanueces, otra vez. Un innovador espectáculo navideño que se convirtió en un clásico de la ciudad de Nueva York regresará...
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Community News – 11.23.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.23.16

Únase el sábado 3 de diciembre de 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. para una tarde de diversión. La artista Jenae Schwarts instruirá a los...
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The Future of Foster
El futuro del cuidado temporal

Hack to help. New York City will host its first hackathon event designed to support more than 9,000 youth currently in foster care...
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Homer at the Harbor
Charla de Cruz

The day felt like a grand slam for a group of Northern Manhattan students, as Major League Baseball (MLB) star Nelson Cruz visited...
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Community News – 11.16.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.16.16

Get your groove on at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Sat., Nov. 19thfrom 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. The museum is hosting a...
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Student Union
Organización estudiantil

Se están movilizando. El grupo formado el año pasado para evitar un recorte de $485 millones de dólares en fondos estatales a la City University...
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Runners’ Harlem High
Un campo para la comunidad

Un patio escolar en ruinas de Harlem obtendrá una transformación completa el próximo año mientras se hace accesible a la comunidad en...
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Course Concern
Preocupación por ‘Pathways’

Is it the right path? On Wed., Oct, 26, the City Council’s Committee on Higher Education held an oversight hearing on the City University...
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Community News – 11.09.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.09.16

Lleve a su paladar en un viaje a través del tiempo en la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado 19 de noviembre de 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Los...
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Deal in a Diversity Officer
Necesitamos un director de diversidad

El acceso de un estudiante a una educación de calidad nunca debe estar determinado por su código postal, pero desafortunadamente eso...
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Giving voice on video
Voz en video

Make time for the tape. In an effort to raise awareness of sexual and reproductive justice and expand community engagement efforts...
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Full circle at the Square
Triunfo en la Plaza

El gran sitio era considerado “fantasmal” – pero no había nada terrible para segar. En su lugar, una antigua área industrial en el lado...
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The Music Man
El hombre música

Al llegar a Santo Domingo, el acento de Reynaldo García Pantaleón lo traicionó. Este verano fue a la República Dominicana y se reunió con...
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Up(town) in Arms
El Alto en Armas

They’re in the Army now. A group of new military recruits received a special honor, as U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning visited an uptown...
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Community News – 11.02.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.02.16

Come and enjoy story time with Mallory Kinney and Chelsea Camp on Fri., Nov. 11th at the Museum of the City of New York, which will...
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School Suspensions Down, but Disparities Persist
Las disparidades persisten en las suspensiones

School suspensions in New York City fell last year, but the latest data shows that African-American children still are much more likely...
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Keepers at the House
Guardianes en la Casa

Estos invitados de la casa vinieron preparados. Un par de autoridades educativas locales recientemente representaron a la Gran Manzana...
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Community News – 10.26.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.26.16

The Fort Tryon Park Trust and the Greenacre Foundation are teaming up for a scavenger hunt on Sat., Oct. 29th from 2:00 p.m...
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Making the Grade
Educadores excelentes

Big is in, again. The Fifth Annual Big Apple Awards, which recognize outstanding educators and teachers who enrich their school communities...
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UC Recap – October 17th – October 22th

Lin-Manuel Miranda is leaving Uptown. No, not for good – he is headed to London to work on the Mary Poppins reboot. Before he left...

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The Geek Gang
La banda geek

Esta escuadra callejera tenía un juego. La feria se extendió sobre Union Square el jueves 13 de octubre, y ofreció más que comida...
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Community News – 10.19.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.19.16

Tricksters and treaters are invited to the Harlem Library on Fri., Oct. 28th for a Halloween party, which will begin at 3:00 p.m...
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Community News – 10.12.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.12.16

El Museo Del Barrio hosts a day of festivities on Sat., Oct. 15th from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The museum is celebrating the 3,000-year-old...
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