Events of interest across CUNY and throughout NYC

Hip-Hop Pedagogy Re-cap

On Valentine’s Day, I alongside two of my peers (Kia and Steven) and of course, Lauren and Kashema took part in an event that is slowly but surely breaking barriers in modern day education. Discussing Hip Hop Pedagogy. When I received the email asking if I would take part, I confirmed without hesitation. No box of chocolates were going to get in my way of my small, but significant part

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Who’s my Leader?

I believe everyone come to this world with a purpose of being a leader intentionally or unintentionally. You become a leader with the time. It is a learning process which you learn everyday to be a better leader. My point is leaders are born with the purpose of leading but they are made with a lot of practice and time. Often times, we connect this idea of leadership with the power.

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Humanities Alliance

The Humanities Alliance conference was a great learning experience for me. My expectations about this conference were different from my experience. This conference demonstrated the importance of community colleges in the landscape of higher education. The conference explored different topics, workshops and keynotes. Since my schedule is very limited, I didn’t have many choices, I decided to attend the keynote with Dr. Lourdes Dolores Follins, a social worker, work as

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USER-S in Urban Education Event

Is this a picture of pretty pumpkins? Look very closely, what do you what it is? The answer is, cashews! I was surprised to learn that cashews are grown in this form until they are processed and packaged then sold. But why am I writing about cashews, what an unusual topic? I attended USER-S in Urban Education Event on Saturday 21, 2017. From the four speakers, I really enjoyed listening

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Kingsborough Fashion Show

Did you hear that Kingborough community college is holding their very own fashion show? Students apart of the major need to show their finished garments for their final grades. I’ve got to say its a show to watch. Here is where you see all the Students with their unique design ideas. Students work all semester trying to get their pieces done to perfection. It all starts with a design sketch

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Hispanic Heritage Month

East End Studio Gallery From September 15 – October 15 Hispanics everywhere come together to celebrate. They are celebrating  Hispanic Heritage Month, which began in 1968. The date starts and ends in the middle of the month because many Hispanic country independence day is around that time. It ends around Columbus day which Hispanics call Día de la Raza (Day of race). Hispanic Heritage Month is a United Stated celebration

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