Chancellor Matthew Goldstein reports on the Start-Up New York program, which allows business operating on or near SUNY and CUNY campuses to operate tax free. The Chancellor also announced the naming of the Stella & Charles Guttman Community College and the reinstatement of ROTC. The Chancellor discusses the effect of the recently announced city budget agreement and the positive impacts on CUNY’s programs and initiatives. Chancellor Goldstein provides an update of the Pathways initiative including recent enrollment statistics and its benefit to students.
Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, June 24, 2013.
As founder and executive producer of “Radio Diaries,” Joe Richman has urged people to record their own lives and histories since 1996, and along with the groundbreaking series, “Teenage Diaries,” has helped pioneer the genre of first-person narratives for National Public Radio. In a conversation at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Richman discusses the […]
In a follow-up discussion to their appearance last fall, jurist Alan Dershowitz and journalist Peter Beinart continued the debate, “The Crisis of Zionism,” as part of the Perspectives: Conversations on Policy and Place series at the Graduate Center. Beinart insists that with power comes responsibility. “Because Israel has emerged as a successful country, with millions […]
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs, June 3, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research, June 3, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, June 2, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, June 3, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Facilities, Planning and Management, June 3, 2013.
In her new book, “The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code,” Margalit Fox chronicles the pursuit to decipher Linear B — an unknown script dating to the Bronze Age — and how key research by a Brooklyn College classics professor, Alice Elizabeth Kober, helped to crack its code. But “because […]