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January 24, 2017 | Queens College
January 20, 2017 | Queens College
FLUSHING, NY, January 13, 2017 – The Queens College Choral Society is seeking new members for its Spring 2017 season, which will feature Joseph Haydn’s magnificent oratorio, The Creation, a delightful musical portrayal of the Book of Genesis. Dramatic, exhilarating, and at times quite humorous, it is a wonderful, uplifting masterwork. Auditions for new members […]
Queens College and Kupferberg Center for the Arts to Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Dance Theatre of Harlem Performance January 15January 19, 2017 | Queens College
— Distinguished NY1 Anchor Cheryl Wills Will Offer Keynote Address; The Revered Floyd H. Flake Named as This Year’s Honoree — Flushing, NY, January 10, 2017— The third annual Queens College Martin Luther King, Jr. Day commemoration on Sunday, January 15, will mark the return of Dance Theatre of Harlem to the Colden Auditorium stage. […]
January 11, 2017 | Queens College
When Rabbi Moshe Shur was in college, he joined other student volunteers in a 1965 and 1966 summer initiative to register disenfranchised voters in six Southern states.
Queens College Receives $1.6 Million Grant in Partnership With Queens South Field Support Center to Promote Diversity in the Teaching ProfessionDecember 22, 2016 | Queens College
A New York State grant for $1.6 million will help address the goals of President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative by funding a new collaboration between Queens College and the Queens South Field Support Center.
Borough-Wide Committee for January 15 Queens College Martin Luther King Jr. Day Event Announces the Reverend Dr. Floyd H. Flake as This Year’s HonoreeDecember 14, 2016 | Queens College
A steering committee formed by Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College representing organizations from throughout the borough of Queens announced today that the Reverend Dr. Floyd H. Flake, senior pastor of the Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral of New York, will be the official honoree for the college’s third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day commemoration, which will take place Sunday, January 15, 2017.
Kathryn Wylde, President, Nonprofit Partnership for New York City, to Speak on “What Makes New York City Great?” at December 2 Business ForumNovember 30, 2016 | Queens College
Our Business Forum Breakfast series continues on Friday, December 2, with a presentation on “What Makes New York City Great?” by Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of Partnership for New York City, from 8 to 10 am, on the fourth floor of the Student Union.
Removing Unauthorized Immigrant Workers Would Cause Harm at Federal and Local Levels Say Two Queens College EconomistsNovember 4, 2016 | Queens College
— Their Report Analyzes the Severe Economic Impact of Deporting Immigrants — FLUSHING, NY, November 1, 2016 – If the United States were to adopt an immigration policy of removing the estimated seven million unauthorized immigrants who are currently working, it would cost the federal government nearly $900 billion in lost revenue over 10 years. […]
Queens College Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration on November 6 Will Focus on the Holocaust in American FilmOctober 27, 2016 | Queens College
This year’s Queens College Kristallnacht commemoration will explore The Holocaust in American Film in a keynote address by Dr. Annette Insdorf, award-winning author and educator, and the daughter of Holocaust survivors, on Sunday, November 6, from 3 to 5 pm in the Goldstein Theatre
Queens Collects: 60 Years at the GTM Exhibition Oct. 22-Dec. 17 at Queens College Showcases the Best of 6,000 ArtworksOctober 20, 2016 | Queens College
The Godwin-Ternbach Museum (GTM) at Queens College will mark a milestone in housing the borough’s only collection of art and artifacts that date from ancient to modern times with its new exhibition Queens Collects: 60 Years at the GTM.