Education

A legacy honored in helping students create their own
Honrando un legado de ayuda a estudiantes

Rodney Cooper, a radiology student at Harlem Hospital Center, struggled to contain his emotions as he stood in front of a packed auditorium at Columbia University Medical Center and accepted a scholarship to assist his healthcare career...
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Summer Camp (On the Cheap)
Campamentos de verano (lo más barato)

One of the biggest challenges faced by parents comes around this time of year. Summer camp brochures, flyers and e-mail blasts fill up our mailboxes and inboxes...
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A campaign continues
Continúa la campaña

20 years ago, the Campaign for Fiscal Equity (CFE) began in Northern Manhattan. The core mission of the CFE, as explained by advocates, has been...
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“My Mom Told Me to Get a Summer Job”
“Mi madre me dijo que consiguiera un empleo de verano”

“¿Por qué no te consigues un empleo de verano?” Parece ser el grito de las madres en todas partes a sus hijos adolescentes. Durante esos calientes meses de verano...
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Girl on Fire
Chica en Fuego

Con Edison researcher, and Washington Heights resident, Anastasia O’Malley was recently recognized with a prestigious industry award for her work on a project to....
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Knowing your tests
Conozca los exámenes

Para los estudiantes en Nueva York que han sido identificados como necesitando aprender inglés, English Language Learners [ELL], hay dos....
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Smart Play: Recess Gets Enhanced

Juego divertido: Se realza el receso

“Dele a un niño la opción de elegir entre leer un libro y jugar, y elegirá jugar”, dijo Wanda Soto, principal de PS5 en la Décima Avenida y Dyckman ...
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UNIDOS against underage drinking

UNIDOS contra menores bebiendo alcohol

A 2011 survey done by Monitoring the Future, an organization that studies teen behaviors, reported that nationwide, 70 percent of 12th graders had tried alcohol, and 40 percent of 12th grader responders admitted to having drunk...
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Kicking butts, saving lives
Pateando colillas, salvando vidas

Los jóvenes de la ciudad de Nueva York están listos para patear colillas. Y desean que todos se unan a la lucha. Este pasado miércoles, 20 de marzo ...
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A Model Session
Una sesión modelo

In a special weekend session, the State Senate voted on Sat., Mar. 23rd to increase the minimum wage in New York State to $9 per hour. Sen. Gustavo...
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Calling for an end to gun violence

Tony Bennett might be better known for his 17 Grammy Awards than he is for his time in 1944 spent fighting in the Battle of the Bulge—the largest ...

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Sosúa and Sidransky
Sosúa y Sidransky

Alan Sidransky ha sido un sinnúmero de cosas – chef, banquero, entrenador personal, asesor – pero el nativo de Washington Heights finalmente puede ...
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