Posts Tagged ‘Sports’
 

 
Photo of Kevin Williams Photo by Michael D Balestra

Closing the Gap between Students and Athletes

Queens College offers more than 100 clubs as well as a full athletics program with 19 varsity teams. The fact that QC is a busy place with more than 19,000 students reveals there is a major disconnect between students and stude...
by Tori Bowser
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Michael Cohen, a former Queens College graduate, spoke to students about the lessons from his career and gave advice on what students should do.
Photo by Albert Roman

Emmy Award winning alumni returns to inspire

On Sept. 29, Michael Cohen, a Queens College alum, returned to educate students on careers in the sports broadcasting field. Cohen grew up in Kew Gardens, N.Y. and attended Hillcrest High School before attending QC. While atten...
by Albert Roman
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Men’s cross country prove they are more than athletes

The Queens College Cross Country team hopes to finish this season stronger than their last where they were third overall in the East Coast Conference. This season’s roster is composed of eight runners including seniors. The s...
by Candice Samuels
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Small attendance sports games do not affect QC athletes

For some, college sports are seen as more important than professional sports because college athletes have a determined game that is not motivated by money. The NCAA Tournament is even called March Madness for the excitement it...
by Albert Roman
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Alexandra Troiano (left) and Bridget Gleason (right) believe that both men and women benefit from participating in sports and club on campus.
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Pledging to a sports team offers benefits for women

Opportunities for success increase for women who participate in high school athletics as a result of the implementation of Title IX, according to a November 2013 study from Yale Law School. The study comes at a time where cover...
by Brandon Jordan
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Anthony addresses crowd at camp that was held on Aug. 3 and Aug. 4 at Queens College. PHOTO BY: Courtney Obeng

Carmelo Anthony brings basketball camp to Queens College

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony hosted his ninth Citi Camp Melo at Queens College on the weekend of Aug. 3-4. On both days, nearly 350 kids from first to twelfth grade participated in the day long camp, learning and pra...
by Courtney Obeng
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