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The Irish Times
When it comes to losing weight, can you outrun a bad diet?it does not promote weight loss, according to the research. A study carried ou
When it comes to losing weight, can you outrun a bad diet?
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
it does not promote weight loss, according to the research. A study carried out by Prof Herman Pontzer and his team at City University of New York, published in Current Biology earlier this year, is the latest to challenge obesity prevention... Read more
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The Seattle Times
La Guardia Airport renovation a nightmare for travelerssummer might argue that standard has been missed by a wide margin. Ruby-Beth B
La Guardia Airport renovation a nightmare for travelers
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
summer might argue that standard has been missed by a wide margin. Ruby-Beth Buitekant, 29, a second-year student at the City University of New York School of Law, said she had become so frustrated in a livery cab that was stuck in traffic at the... Read more
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Crosscut
From WTO to Occupy: How activism changes the conversationopening session had their own experiences with protests, according to Ruth Milk
From WTO to Occupy: How activism changes the conversation
Crosscut / Posted 4 days ago
opening session had their own experiences with protests, according to Ruth Milkman, ASA president and faculty member at the City University of New York Graduate Center. The panel included Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant, along with national... Read more
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Lifehacker
How to Explain Your Crazy Work Schedule to Your Loved Onesneed, not those you’ve left behind. Melody Wilding, LMSW is a licensed therapi
How to Explain Your Crazy Work Schedule to Your Loved Ones
Lifehacker / Posted 5 days ago
need, not those you’ve left behind. Melody Wilding, LMSW is a licensed therapist and Professor of Human Behavior at The City University of New York. She helps entrepreneurs and young professionals master their inner psychology for career and... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Labor Movement That’s More About WomenWhen unions are involved in campaigns, “there are much bigger victories,” says
A Labor Movement That’s More About Women
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
When unions are involved in campaigns, “there are much bigger victories,” says Ruth Milkman, a professor of sociology at City University of New York (CUNY).“Women are still largely responsible for their families and communities as well as their... Read more
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The Morning Call
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board rulingthe Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions, whi
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board ruling
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions, which is based at Hunter College, part of the City University of New York. New York University, which voluntarily recognized its graduate student union in 2014, is a rare... Read more
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NBC News
'I'm Latino and I don't speak Spanish: young men talk about identityPuerto Rican and I am proud of my Hispanic roots," says Joshua. In the case of
'I'm Latino and I don't speak Spanish: young men talk about identity
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Puerto Rican and I am proud of my Hispanic roots," says Joshua. In the case of Nick Perez, a 23-year-old student at the City University of New York Journalism School, his Latino roots mean "inclusiveness." Nick is a second-generation Latino... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Many U.S. Black and Hispanic children lack mental health caremeasures can be taken to correct the disparities in mental health care visits.
Many U.S. Black and Hispanic children lack mental health care
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
measures can be taken to correct the disparities in mental health care visits. Steffie Woolhandler, a professor at City University of New York School of Public Health and one of the study’s authors, told Kaiser Health News that increased... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Prisons Inc.: The Big Business Of Incarcerationprisons hold about 8 percent of the prison population, according to Ruth Wilson
Prisons Inc.: The Big Business Of Incarceration
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 9 days ago
prisons hold about 8 percent of the prison population, according to Ruth Wilson Gilmore, a professor at the City University of New York. On the other hand, the private prison industry runs about 62 percent of all beds in immigrant... Read more
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Boston Globe
How a Holocaust survivor became a fierce critic of medical establishmentfrom the Pratt Institute, and got married. Her husband, Itzhak Sharav, taught
How a Holocaust survivor became a fierce critic of medical establishment
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
from the Pratt Institute, and got married. Her husband, Itzhak Sharav, taught accounting and finance at Columbia and City University of New York; she worked as a legal librarian for a law firm. They had a good life, residing in a high-rise... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is Gawker Still the Future of Media?is not life,” Jeff Jarvis, a Time Inc. veteran and the founder of Entertainment
Is Gawker Still the Future of Media?
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
is not life,” Jeff Jarvis, a Time Inc. veteran and the founder of Entertainment Weekly, who now teaches journalism at the City University of New York, told me. “The fact that people want to ignore it is okay.” In this view, the political class,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board rulingthe Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions, whi
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board ruling
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions, which is based at Hunter College, part of the City University of New York. New York University, which voluntarily recognized its graduate student union in 2014, is a rare... Read more
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PhysOrg
Research backs up ongoing efforts to protect the enigmatic Nautilusmembers or researchers—Tom Tobin, David Smith and Shane Schoepfer—as well as da
Research backs up ongoing efforts to protect the enigmatic Nautilus
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
members or researchers—Tom Tobin, David Smith and Shane Schoepfer—as well as data from our colleague Greg Barord at the City University of New York." Ward, Dooley and Vandepas and their colleagues continue to gather, process and analyze the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
High Profile: Rita Laura Sklar"took classes in everything I was ever interested in, hoping something would st
High Profile: Rita Laura Sklar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
"took classes in everything I was ever interested in, hoping something would stick." She finished at Hunter College of the City University of New York, then went on to Columbia University Graduate School, intent on becoming a religion... Read more
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The Forward
National Debate on Racism Spurs Public Spat Among Historic Jewish Groupsthe ZOA calls a “hate group.” In February The ZOA issued a long letter about w
National Debate on Racism Spurs Public Spat Among Historic Jewish Groups
The Forward / Posted 16 days ago
the ZOA calls a “hate group.” In February The ZOA issued a long letter about what they said was rampant anti-Semitism at City University of New York and called for SJP to be fully investigated. The ZOA’s efforts prompted an independent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Rita Laura Sklar"took classes in everything I was ever interested in, hoping something would st
Rita Laura Sklar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
"took classes in everything I was ever interested in, hoping something would stick." She finished at Hunter College of the City University of New York, then went on to Columbia University Graduate School, intent on becoming a religion... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren native Tori Piper lights up Olympicsa common goal is exciting." It a very different career than Piper imagined aft
Warren native Tori Piper lights up Olympics
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
a common goal is exciting." It a very different career than Piper imagined after graduating from Harding. She went to City University of New York and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts with plans to be an actor. "Getting work as an actor... Read more
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Psych Central
Blacks May Get Half the Mental Health Care of Whites Despite Similar Needsof Medicine in New York. The study’s co-authors are Dr. Steffie Woolhandler an
Blacks May Get Half the Mental Health Care of Whites Despite Similar Needs
Psych Central / Posted 17 days ago
of Medicine in New York. The study’s co-authors are Dr. Steffie Woolhandler and Dr. David Himmelstein, professors at the City University of New York at Hunter College and lecturers at Harvard Medical School. “Minority kids don’t get help when... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds disparities in mental health care for minority children and young adultsof Medicine in New York. The study's co-authors are Drs. Steffie Woolhandler an
Study finds disparities in mental health care for minority children and young adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
of Medicine in New York. The study's co-authors are Drs. Steffie Woolhandler and David Himmelstein, professors at the City University of New York at Hunter College and lecturers at Harvard Medical School. Their findings include the... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump’s and Clinton’s economy plans: eight essential readsis beginning to offer more detail on his plans to “make America grow again,” bu
Trump’s and Clinton’s economy plans: eight essential reads
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
is beginning to offer more detail on his plans to “make America grow again,” but Jeffrey Kucik, a political scientist at City University of New York, warns that there’s a cost to economic policies fueled by populism, as the British are learning... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
How Arianna Huffington changed the Webdigital media world, HuffPo feels almost ancient, although it is less than a do
How Arianna Huffington changed the Web
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
digital media world, HuffPo feels almost ancient, although it is less than a dozen years old. As Jeff Jarvis, author and City University of New York media professor, recalls, few took it seriously in the earliest days. "They laughed when Arianna... Read more
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Island Packet
Granny units a solution to Bay Area housing crunch?while 37 percent are used by homeowners as housing, office or studio space. El
Granny units a solution to Bay Area housing crunch?
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
while 37 percent are used by homeowners as housing, office or studio space. Els de Graauw, an assistant professor at the City University of New York, appreciated the cozy - to say the least - comforts of Chapple's unit when she rented it earlier... Read more
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PhysOrg
Photonic hypercrystals drastically enhance light emission in 2D materialsthe authors of the new study. The research team is led by Vinod M. Menon, a ph
Photonic hypercrystals drastically enhance light emission in 2D materials
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
the authors of the new study. The research team is led by Vinod M. Menon, a physics professor at the City College of the City University of New York (CUNY), and Yi-Hsien Lee, a professor of materials science and engineering at National Tsing-Hua... Read more
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The Forward
What the Movement for Black Lives Teaches Us About the Appeal of BDSpro-Palestinian, an intensive campaign on a remote issue was also surely tactic
What the Movement for Black Lives Teaches Us About the Appeal of BDS
The Forward / Posted 20 days ago
pro-Palestinian, an intensive campaign on a remote issue was also surely tactical. Similarly, when doctoral students at the City University of New York endorse BDS amidst a contentious contract fight between the union and the administration, the... Read more
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NBC News
Experts: PROMESA Act Done, Job Now is to Keep Puerto Rico Afloat Amid DebtRico as one of anxiety and uncertainly." Cordero-Guzman was among leading atto
Experts: PROMESA Act Done, Job Now is to Keep Puerto Rico Afloat Amid Debt
NBC News / Posted 20 days ago
Rico as one of anxiety and uncertainly." Cordero-Guzman was among leading attorneys, analysts and experts who gathered at City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism to offer their perspectives on Puerto Rico's ongoing debt crisis.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
James R. Palminterison of the late Diego "Jimmy" Palminteri and Emily (Damicantonio) Palminteri.
James R. Palminteri
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
son of the late Diego "Jimmy" Palminteri and Emily (Damicantonio) Palminteri. He grew up in New York City and attended the City University of New York and Penn State. James worked for CCIV Naval Supply Business System Center in Mechanicsburg. Jim... Read more
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Reuters
Puerto Rico readies fiscal plan, awaits oversight board: governorin New York via a Skype video conference call from his office in San Juan. The
Puerto Rico readies fiscal plan, awaits oversight board: governor
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
in New York via a Skype video conference call from his office in San Juan. The call was part of an event organized by the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. On June 30th, U.S. President Barack Obama signed the Puerto Rico... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio's trolley is on a collision course with the city's manufacturing sectorforward plans to build college housing. The dorms were envisioned to accommodat
De Blasio's trolley is on a collision course with the city's manufacturing sector
Crain's New York Business / Posted 21 days ago
forward plans to build college housing. The dorms were envisioned to accommodate students at New York University and the City University of New York, with priority placement for manufacturing and engineering applications that would dovetail with... Read more
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Investopedia
The Top 3 Alternatives to Student Loansfor service on campus while enrolled. Curtis Institute of Music, the Webb Insti
The Top 3 Alternatives to Student Loans
Investopedia / Posted 23 days ago
for service on campus while enrolled. Curtis Institute of Music, the Webb Institute and Macaulay Honors College at the City University of New York charge no tuition to students with exceptional academic backgrounds.3. Study Abroad Most people... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio's trolley is on a collision course with the city's manufacturing sectorforward plans to build college housing. The dorms were envisioned to accommodat
De Blasio's trolley is on a collision course with the city's manufacturing sector
Crain's New York Business / Posted 23 days ago
forward plans to build college housing. The dorms were envisioned to accommodate students at New York University and the City University of New York, with priority placement for manufacturing and engineering applications that would dovetail with... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Middle class now closer to bottom than topthan celebrate the rich. Stephen J. Rose, the author of the study, is an accomp
Middle class now closer to bottom than top
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
than celebrate the rich. Stephen J. Rose, the author of the study, is an accomplished labor economist with a Ph.D. from City University of New York. Rather than dividing all of us into quintiles and examining income changes in each quintile,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrestedspokesman that he would run a nonideological campaign focused on management. [T
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrested
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
spokesman that he would run a nonideological campaign focused on management. [The Wall Street Journal] The labor union for City University of New York employees has voted to ratify its first labor contract since 2010. The pact includes $1,000... Read more
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Philly.com
Leonard S. Levitz, 71, psychologistgrew up near Yankee Stadium, graduated from the Bronx High School of Science in
Leonard S. Levitz, 71, psychologist
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
grew up near Yankee Stadium, graduated from the Bronx High School of Science in 1961, and earned a bachelor's degree at City University of New York in 1965 and a doctorate in clinical psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
CUNY faculty approve new contract; raises on the waySTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Faculty and professional staff at the City University of
CUNY faculty approve new contract; raises on the way
Staten Island Advance / Posted 26 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Faculty and professional staff at the City University of New York (CUNY) -- including professors at the College of Staten Island -- will get a long-overdue raise when they return in a few weeks for fall classes, after union... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New contract approved for CUNY faculty, professional staffALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The union representing faculty and professional staff at th
New contract approved for CUNY faculty, professional staff
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The union representing faculty and professional staff at the City University of New York says 25,000 employees will get raises under a contract ratified by 94 percent of voting members. The Professional Staff Congress says the... Read more
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The Columbian
Camera to study glowing sharksparty with only blue lighting, so everything looks blue,” lead study author Dav
Camera to study glowing sharks
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
party with only blue lighting, so everything looks blue,” lead study author David Gruber, a researcher at Baruch College, City University of New York and the American Museum of Natural History, told National Geographic. “Suddenly, someone jumps... Read more
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The Hill
Healthcare inequality on the riseSteffie Woolhandler and David U. Himmelstein are primary care physicians, profe
Healthcare inequality on the rise
The Hill / Posted 28 days ago
Steffie Woolhandler and David U. Himmelstein are primary care physicians, professors of health policy at the City University of New York at Hunter College, and lecturers in medicine at Harvard Medical School. They co-founded... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Constant changes muddle picture as test scores risedeficiencies in the data became more glaring,” said David C. Bloomfield, profes
Constant changes muddle picture as test scores rise
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
deficiencies in the data became more glaring,” said David C. Bloomfield, professor of education at Brooklyn College and the City University of New York Graduate Center. “Any 2016 analysis requires a deeper dive than just looking at the numbers. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Are do-good companies really doing much good?an impact on climate change or sex discrimination with its business practices a
Are do-good companies really doing much good?
Market Watch / Posted 28 days ago
an impact on climate change or sex discrimination with its business practices and policies? Two professors, one from City University of New York and one from Harvard University, have joined up with financial-services firm UBS Group AG UBS,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
A look back at the life of local activist Don Quinn KelleyDon Quinn Kelley, Ph.D was an historian and professor emeritus and founding fac
A look back at the life of local activist Don Quinn Kelley
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
Don Quinn Kelley, Ph.D was an historian and professor emeritus and founding faculty member at Medgar Evers College at the City University of New York. He was a partner in ThinkgLarge.org, an organization that fosters video and film projects of... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Affordable housing 101: Why not build more granny units?while 37 percent are used by homeowners as housing, office or studio space. El
Affordable housing 101: Why not build more granny units?
Silicon Valley / Posted 30 days ago
while 37 percent are used by homeowners as housing, office or studio space. Els de Graauw, an assistant professor at the City University of New York, appreciated the cozy -- to say the least -- comforts of Chapple's unit when she rented it... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, July 31, 2016a bachelor’s degree from the University of Thessalonika, Greece. He earned two
People on the Move, July 31, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
a bachelor’s degree from the University of Thessalonika, Greece. He earned two master’s degrees and a doctorate from the City University of New York. Dr. Trnka, associate professor of world languages and cultures and chair of the Department of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton exhibit honors Lehigh Valley artist Tom Burkeartists of his generation he left his hometown to come to New York and received
Easton exhibit honors Lehigh Valley artist Tom Burke
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
artists of his generation he left his hometown to come to New York and received his MFA in painting and drawing from the City University of New York, Queens College in 1977. Tom moved to the Lehigh Valley in 1979 with his wife and began a career... Read more

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