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Archive for April, 2013

Public Meeting of the Board of Trustees

April 30, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, April 29, 2013

Slicing and Schmoozing at Russ & Daughters

April 29, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, Graduate Center

Nostalgia buffs tend to romanticize it, but for generations of immigrants who were forced to live in its jam-packed tenements, the Lower East Side was a place to leave as soon as possible, according to Mark Russ Federman. “Today you have hotels, bars, clubs, restaurants — it’s a vibrant place,” says Federman, who was at […]

Executive Committee Meeting of the Board of Trustees

April 23, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Executive Committee Meeting of the Board of Trustees, April 23, 2013.

Dreams for a Cuban Free Press

April 17, 2013 | Newsmakers

Cuban dissident Yoani Sánchez gained international fame for her eloquent and outspoken opinions on Cuba in her blog, Generación Y, translated into 20 languages. In her visit to City College in March, Sánchez praised blogs and social media as “vital” journalistic tools, and described her dreams for a free press in her country: “In this future Cuba, I expect that words will be more common and more powerful than military uniforms, that information will be more common than ideology.” City College professor Carlos Riobó, chair of Foreign Languages and Literatures, was moderator for the event and Baruch College professor of Black and Hispanic Studies Ted Henken served as translator.

Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs

April 8, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs, February 4, 2013.

Committee on Fiscal Affairs

April 8, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, April 8, 2013.

Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration

April 8, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, April 8, 2013.

Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research

April 8, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research, April 8, 2013.

Subcommittee on Audit

April 1, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Meeting of the Board of Trustees, Subcommittee on Audit, April 1, 2012.