Photo by Jordi Sevilla
The first ever TEDxCUNY event was held at Macaulay College and focused on access in education.

TEDxCUNY showcases influential CUNY students and faculty

For the first time in history, CUNY held its first TEDx event.  TEDxCUNY was held this past month at Macaulay Honors College, with over a dozen speakers and hundreds of attendees. The event streamed live online and other CUNY ...
by Johanna Cadet
0

 
 
Photo courtesy of John Thomas
A small fire in The Summit led to some dorm rooms to be flooded.

Summit residents displaced following fire and water damage

More than 35 residents at the Summit were displaced after a small fire broke out on Nov. 14 around 10 p.m. The Fire Department of New York believed someone was smoking a cigarette in the second floor garbage room and threw it o...
by Nina Bakoyiannis
0

 
 
Photo by Amanda Goldstein
One of the biggest issues in The Summit is the lack of quality Wi-Fi, which has irritated students living there.

Poor Wi-Fi connections disrupt life in The Summit

Queens College students living in The Summit continue to struggle with weak Internet connections. Based on convenience and an avoidance of long commutes, many students choose to dorm in the Summit. The apartment-style dormitory...
by Deborah Watman
0

 

 
Photo by Amanda Goldstein
Students with the Business and Liberal Arts minor can look outside the BALA office what internships are available to apply for.

Education and internships go hand-in-hand, poll says

Twenty-nine percent of graduates say they held a job or an internship where they were able to apply skills learned from classes, according to a new poll from Gallup. The survey found recent graduates more likely to find the con...
by Brandon Jordan
0

 
Advertisement
 
Photo by Stephanie Davis
For students attempting to enter to their Lotus email account, they will be notified with this banner informing them of a new email system.

New email system replaces Lotus Notes

The QC community was recently informed that the Lotus Notes student email system will be deactivated and replaced with Office 365, a web-based service provided by Microsoft, which provides various features. “Microsoft’s lat...
by Yongmin Cho
0

 

 
 

Poll finds lack of support for business majors in college

A Gallup poll reported fewer than one in 10 college graduates who majored in business received emotional support from faculty, staff and other influential figures while in college. By contrast, emotional support among graduates...
by Candice Samuels
0

 

 
 


Advertisement