THE WORLD is drowning in plastic. Almost every shred ever created still exists. Some is processed into other products, like polar fleece fabric. Some is recycled by melting, which consumes energy and releases toxic fumes.
May 25, 2016 | Hunter College, Kingsborough Community College, Salute to Scholars
May 13, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Kingsborough student and Scepter editor-in-chief, Michelle Yedin, had the experience of a lifetime when she was chosen as one of 50 students to take part in the White House’s first “College Reporter Day” on April 28, 2016.
May 12, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Reza Fakhari, Kingsborough Community College Reza Fakhari first became aware of Amnesty International when he was a teenager in Iran in the early 1970s. “Under the shah, a lot of young people were arrested, tortured, forced to make confessions,” he says. “Amnesty International was advocating on their behalf, and I promised myself that one day if […]
May 6, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
A day of free activities around entrepreneurship, includes a motivating keynote from entrepreneur Rahfeal Gordon, a workshop on design thinking, and business pitches by students competing for over $15K in prize money.
May 2, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Chaumtoli Huq will touch on the intersecting questions of immigration, race, and gender as keynote speaker at this year’s KCC Reads Student Conference.
Kingsborough Community College’s Eco-Festival Opens May 12 with a Keynote Address by Jacqueline PattersonMay 2, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Keynote speaker Jacqueline Patterson will address how communities, making decisions based on principles of sustainability and human rights and well-being, can live harmony with each other and the earth.
Kingsborough Alumnus & Shaw University President Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy to be Keynote Speaker at Kingsborough Community College’s 51st Commencement ExercisesApril 26, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy, Kingsborough class of 2000 valedictorian and current president of Shaw University in North Carolina, will join more than 3,500 expected graduates and guests at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Kingsborough Community College, where she will deliver the keynote address to the graduating class of 2016 during the college’s 51st […]
Kingsborough Community College alumnus Angelina Volkova one of 9 CUNY students awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research FellowshipsApril 21, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Angelina Volkova, a Hunter College student and KCC alumnus, has won a National Science Foundation grant
April 20, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
Kingsborough student Stephanie Hahn, captain of the Kingsborough volleyball team, and 15 other CUNY scholar-athletes representing each college within CUNY’s intercollegiate athletic program will embark on a historic trip to Cuba during spring break as part of the 2016 CUNY Goodwill Tour.
Kingsborough President Farley Herzek Pens Op-Ed in the Jewish Voice in Response to Claims of Anti-Semitic Activities on its CampusApril 20, 2016 | Kingsborough Community College
It has been about two weeks since articles in the Algemeiner, Jewish Voice, and Sheepshead Bites were printed that spoke negatively to specific hiring practices at Kingsborough Community College. More specifically, the accusations made claim to anti-Semitic hiring practices at the College. These allegations found their way to several local newspapers, and were published in […]