Tag Archives: Education

The Fate of the Festival
El destino del festival

It's time for a break. The end of summer is usually a busy time for Ted Minos, Founder and Artistic Director of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival...
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“It’s in my DNA to serve”
“Servir está en mi ADN”

For Carmen De La Rosa, working to improve life for Northern Manhattan residents is a very personal mission. “There’s a difference between...
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UC Recap – August 29th – September 3rd

On Monday, August 29th we convened a powerhouse panel to have an honest discussion about race, class and gentrification...

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Teen Spirit on Set
Adolescentes en acción

Muchas cosas sorprendieron a Sundari Sheldon-Collins a principios del verano mientras trabajaba en el Jardín Botánico de Nueva York...
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Marc El Maestro

La Fundación Maestro Cares, (MCF por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con Caridades Católicas de la Arquidiócesis de Nueva York...
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Community News – 08.31.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.31.16

On Fri., Sept. 16th, join The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit for a production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Olivier Award...
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“I want to be the one to serve the community”
“Quiero ser quien sirva a la comunidad”

Guillermo Linares cree en el sueño americano. Un inmigrante de la República Dominicana, Linares vino a los Estados...
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“You need to build coalitions”
“Necesitan construir coaliciones”

As Robert Jackson stood on a Washington Heights street corner on a recent Friday afternoon, campaigning for State Senate...
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Keen on capacity
Entusiastas de las habilidades

Hay un nuevo apoyo al arte en El Alto. El Departamento de Asuntos Culturales de NYC y sus socios de la comunidad han anunciado...
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DOB Zika Advisory
Consejos acerca del Zika

Drain it. In an effort to eliminate potentially dangerous breeding sites,‎ the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) is reminding...
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Community News – 08.17.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.17.16

Visite la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado, 27 de agosto de 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. para una fiesta temática de té centrada en...
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UC Recap – August 8th – August 13th

The winds of change are blowing briskly through Uptown. With the swirl of global capital descending upon Uptown...

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New loan fund aimed at emerging developers
Dirigiéndose a desarrolladores emergentes

Small is getting sized up – to the tune of 10 million. The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has announced...
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Done deal
Trato hecho

The faculty and staff of the City University of New York (CUNY) will finally have a long-awaited pay raise. A new union contract...
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Zapping false Zika ads
Ataque a los anuncios del zika

El fiscal general del estado de Nueva York, Eric T. Schneiderman, anunció que seis de las siete empresas que recibieron...
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Community News – 08.10.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.10.16

Don Rice, organizador de las series “Lost Inwood” e historiador local, llevará a cabo una conferencia sobre la...
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High tech in the Heights
Alta tecnología

El futuro se erige en el oeste. Una nueva estructura dedicada al aprendizaje se encuentra ahora al oeste de Broadway...
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We must all do our part
Es hora hacer todo de nuestra parte

The major party conventions are over. The Presidential campaign of 2016 is now firmly underway. And, the truth...
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Community News 08.03.16
Noticias Comunitarias 08.03.16

The Inwood Library will host a discussion on the 1989 film A Dry White Season, which was adapted from the eponymously...
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Seeking Congressional Interns
Encuéntrese en el Congreso

Están abiertos lugares del Programa de Prácticas Universitarias para el Congreso de este otoño. Estudiantes universitarios...
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Mind on your Meals
Alimente a su Mente

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the Department of Education (DOE) is, once again, offering completely free...
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The BackPack Track
La pista de mochilas

Before they hit the books, they’ll need a bag. More than 20,000 children living in New York City homeless shelters...
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Goal Getters
¡Gooool!

Momento para patearla. El alcalde Bill de Blasio ha anunciado una nueva iniciativa para crear 50 canchas de balónpie...
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Garden’s Gaze
Mirada al jardín

Visitors to Bruce’s Garden in Inwood’s Isham Park might have noticed an unusual visual display...
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Making the grade
Haciendo el grado

All aboard. In discussing efforts by the Department of Education (DOE) to diversify public schools during a recent roundtable...
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The Swing Set
Juego de movimientos

Prepárense. Están abiertas las inscripciones para la segunda sesión de golf de la Fundación de Parques de la Ciudad...
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Community News 07.20.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.20.16

On Sat., Jul. 23rd, the collective of musicians and artists known as “Songs From A Room (Sofar)” will host a gig at a secret location...
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Festival on Fort Washington
Festival en Fort Washington

The NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Royal Charter Properties celebrated the First Community Festival Day ...
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City urges immigrants: Seek aid, use caution
Ciudad insta a los inmigrantes: busquen ayuda, tengan cuidado

We’ve got your back. To those disappointed in the recent decision by a divided Supreme Court that struck down...
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Community News 07.13.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.13.16

On Mon., Jul. 25th, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., the Julia de Burgos Performance Arts Center, located at 680 Lexington Ave., will host El Barrio Raíces Camp...
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Isabella Day Care Closes
Cierra la guardería Isabella

The Isabella Child Day Care program, which has served Northern Manhattan families for 25 years, has announced that...
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UC Recap – July 4th – July 9th

Harlem has always exuded cutting edge cool. While whiskey has a long history in Harlem it took entrepreneur Ron Williams...

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“It’s worth it”
“Vale la pena”

They are certifiable. Over 100 graduates stepped up at CUNY in the Heights (CITH) to receive their professional...
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Havens at home
Diseñar refugios en hogares

La diseñadora de interiores Ruthie Kukoff ha hecho una carrera de limpiar el desorden y rediseñar los hogares de...
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Community News 07.06.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.06.16

On Fri., Jul. 8th at 2 p.m., join the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) for an informative exhibition...
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Air Borne
Llevados por Air

They are destined for freshness. Children from across the city, including many Manhattan boys and girls, marked the beginning of...
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Browse for Business
Buscar negocios

Click here for commerce. A new digital one-stop shop specifically for women small business owners and entrepreneurs has...
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UC Recap – June 27th – July 2nd

It’s official folks; Adriano Espaillat has won the Democratic primary after Keith Wright conceded recently...

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City provides boost for media training
Subvención ayudará con entrenamientos de comunicaciones

La Oficina de Comunicaciones y Entretenimiento (MOME, por sus siglas en inglés) del alcalde, proveerá...
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Girl Grads: Leaning in, learning and leading
Las líderes se lanzan

She had triumphed – and yet, it was still a bittersweet day for Teresa Pantoja. The high school...
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Stewardship at Sherman
Gestión forestal en Sherman

La gestión es la actividad de protección y de ser responsable de algo. Imagínese cuidar a sí mismo y a...
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Honors at Harvard
Honores en Harvard

On June 24, City University of New York (CUNY) Chancellor James Milliken was presented with a 2016 Distinguished Leader in Education Award by Education Update...
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Uptown Arts Stroll Closing Celebration
Celebración de clausura del Paseo de las Artes

Por favor, únase a nosotros para celebrar un exitoso Paseo de las Artes del norte del condado 2016...
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Ramping up readiness
Reforzar la preparación

Prepárate, Nueva York. El miércoles 22 de junio, funcionarios de la Oficina de Manejo de Emergencias de...
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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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First in class
Primera generación

This pre-K was VIP. Family and staff came together this past Fri., Jan. 24th at the Mamá Tingó Childcare and...
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UC Recap – June 20th – June 25th

We came, we saw, we stormed the palace. Hundreds of people came from far and wide to celebrate...

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Wright at the Rail
Wright en el carril

On Monday evening, a relaxed Wright, who was joined by Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr., took up his post by...
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Community News 06.22.16
Noticias Comunitarias 06.22.16

Dance Project of Washington Heights is up and running again. The program offers children an opportunity to take tap-dance and ballet lessons...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

Salió el sol, lo comida está servida. El Departamento de Educación de la ciudad (DOE, por sus siglas en inglés) está listo para proveer desayuno y almuerzo...
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