The Thursday Brief - April 16, 2014

CUNY TV Wins 2 Emmy Awards

CUNY TV's long-running Spanish language program, “Nueva York,” which explores the diversity of Latino culture in New York, won in the best magazine program category for an episode that featured the best of its Season 8 shows. Composer Tyrik Washington won in the musical composition/arrangement  category for his original score for a segment about fashion designer Pamela Gonzales.   More »

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Book Beat – Faculty Authors Series

Shirley Chisholm was the first African-American woman elected to Congress and one of Brooklyn College’s most famous alumni. Yet many people under 40 know little of her, says Brooklyn College professor Barbara Winslow. Hoping to raise awareness of the political trailblazer, Winslow penned the new biography, Shirley Chisholm: Catalyst for Change. More »

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