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Archive for June, 2014

Service Corps Profiled in CUNY TV’s “Study with the Best”

June 30, 2014 | News

The inaugural year of the Service Corps was profiled in a recent segment of CUNY TV’s Study with the Best.

Student Spotlight – Madeline Vera, Lehman College, Lehman Adult Learning Center

June 24, 2014 | Members, News

In her own words: This year I have encountered many challenges. One the most challenging was the death of my great aunt. This was difficult because she raised me, and I was living with her. However, something great was in progress at the same time as my great aunt’s passing. Training for CUNY Service Corps […]

Student Spotlight – Alicia Joseph, Queens College, Federal Reserve Bank

June 24, 2014 | Members, News

In her own words: When I first moved here 9 years ago, I mainly intended, like so many of us, to pursue an education in hopes of living the American dream. I first attended Queensborough Community College where I pursued an Associate degree in Applied Science, and I was also a competitive member of the […]

Immeasurable Impact of Service Corps Helps CUNY Student to Realize CUNY’s Value

June 4, 2014 | Members, News

Kevon Manners, a Service Corps student at Queens College, wrote an essay that was first featured in The Prospect, a college admissions and high school/college lifestyles website, and then picked up by The Huffington Post.  Congratulations to Kevon for finding the words to articulate the value of his experience at CUNY and in the Service […]