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  • WABC-TV anchors, seven distinguished alumni, receive CCNY honors

    November 3, 2017 | City College

    Eyewitness News co-anchors Bill Ritter and Sade Baderinwa are this year’s John H. Finley Award recipients. The award is given out by the Alumni Association of The City College of New York for exemplary and dedicated service to the City of New York.

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  • Grove School’s Jeffrey Morris, Rosemarie Wesson earn AIChE honors

    November 1, 2017 | City College

    Jeffrey Morris, Professor of Chemical Engineering in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering is the AIChE 2017 Shell Thomas Baron Award recipient. He received the award today at the organization’s annual meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he delivered the award’s eponymous lecture. His talk was entitled: “Exploring Complex Colloidal Dispersions by Simulation.”

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  • NSF RAPID grant boosts CCNY’s Caribbean storm study

    October 31, 2017 | City College

    Even before Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the Caribbean recently, experts at The City College of New York were gaining insight into how storms develop and intensify in the region. A $174,895 grant from the National Science Foundation promises to boost this research.

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  • CCNY study reveals power supply might not be as vulnerable to climate change as we thought

    October 31, 2017 | City College

    Here’s a bit of surprising news. A closer look at how climate change could impact our power supply shows that America’s infrastructure might be more adaptable than scientists anticipated.

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  • CCNY’s Documentary Forum screens film about Ferguson uprising

    October 27, 2017 | City College

    The Documentary Forum, at The City College of New York Center for Film, Journalism and Interactive Media, presents a screening of “Whose Streets?”, a documentary about the Ferguson uprising, on Nov. 1 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. in Shepard Hall, Room 291. Filmmaker Sabaah Folayan, activist and storyteller, will be present for a Q&A.

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  • Sonic Hedgehog at the center of experimental Parkinson’s research at CCNY

    October 26, 2017 | City College

    You may know Sonic Hedgehog as a Sega videogame character who saves us all from world domination. But within the realm of science, Sonic Hedgehog (SHH) is also helping to solve the mysteries of Parkinson’s Disease.

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  • “Mojados” immigrant photo exhibit opens at CWE

    October 25, 2017 | City College

    Immigrant inclusion is one of the biggest human rights challenges facing countries across the globe. The City College Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education tackles this issue with the photo exhibit “Mojados: Portrait of Immigrants.” It opens Oct. 27 and runs through Dec. 20.

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  • Student-designed CCNY chatbot places second in national Intuit contest

    October 25, 2017 | City College

    Using entrepreneurial skills nurtured at the school’s Zahn Innovation Center, a team of City College of New York undergraduates placed second nationally in Intuit QuickBooks’2017 Product Management Case Competition. The four-member “Team AutoRiza” conceptualized a machine learning chatbot to help service small business owners.

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  • Langston Hughes Festival celebrates Zadie Smith’s literature

    October 24, 2017 | City College

    On the day that Zadie Smith receives City College of New York’s venerated Langston Hughes Medal, scholars and writers hold a symposium at CCNY on Nov. 16 to deconstruct the noted novelist’s work. Entitled “I am the sole author of the dictionary that defines me,” the event runs 12:30 – 3 p.m. in City College’s Aaron Davis Hall, Theater B, located at 135th St. and Convent Ave. It is free and open to the public. Click here to register.

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  • CCNY psychologists develop new model that links emotions and mental health

    October 19, 2017 | City College

    For decades psychologists have studied how people regulate emotions using a multitude of ways to conceptualize and assess emotion regulation. Now a recent study published this week in the journal PLOS ONE by Elliot Jurist and David M. Greenberg of The City College of New York, shows how a new assessment model can give clinicians an exciting new way to think about clinical diagnoses including anxiety, mood, and developmental disorders.

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