Posts Tagged ‘Aliza Chasan’


Evening Reading Series Season Finale

The story line of how acclaimed writer Tom Wolfe, 82, got the material for his favorite—and one of his most famous—works, sounds like the set up for a gag. Wolfe, after seeing an invitation to a fundraising party for the Bl...
by Aliza Chasan

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CUNY Pathways adoption postponed (VIDEO)

The adoption of CUNY Pathways at Queens College was postponed in the Academic Senate meeting held in February. President Muyskens shares his views about the Academic Senates decision and his opinion of the curriculum standardiz...
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College president on retirement (VIDEO)

President Muyskens says his grandchildren will weigh into his plans for retirement. Watch the video to find out if he will retire this year.  
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PSC union members march in the labor day parade in support of the Chicago union teachers strike. PHOTO COURTESY DAVE SANDERS.

Merit Pay: A look from all the angles

Within the CUNY system, professors do not always get what they give, but annually, critical decisions are made at Queens College’s college-wide Tenure and Promotion meeting, which took place between Nov. 5 and Nov. 9. Ins...
by Aliza Chasan

CUNY Chancellor, Matthew Goldstein, addressed the all women audience. PHOTO BY ALIZA CHASAN.

Forum discusses helping women enter world of business

BY ALIZA CHASAN MANHATTAN — An auditorium full of plush, red velvet seats, were filled by a veritable sea of suited women with only two men in sight, besides the bow-tied cameraman. Turning weakness into strength and fear int...
by Aliza Chasan


The Socialist Alternative held a protest in response to student debt and rising tuition costs on The Quad on Oct. 17 which prompted the presence of extra security at the entrances. PHOTO BY DANA AMRAMI.

Increased police presence as Socialist Alternative protests for free education

 n Oct. 17, participants in an anti-debt protest organized by the Socialist Alternative faced the unexpected arrival of security guards and New York Police Department officers who checked for CUNY IDs at the main gate and patr...
by Brandon Jordan