Author: Courtney Obeng

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Board of trustees names new CUNY chancellor

On Jan. 15, the CUNY board of trustees appointed James B. Milliken as permanent chancellor for the university after six months with interim chancellor, William P. Kelly, following the resignation of Matthew Goldstein. Milliken’s selection came from the recommendation of a 16-member search committee comprised of trustees, CUNY college presidents, facility, students and alumni. President […]

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Sports

Volleyball team is hungry for redemption

The road to greatness begins with a single step, ripe with struggles and disappointments. For Queens College’s volleyball team, that road of struggles is fading as they prepare to kick off the season with passion. Opponents of the Lady Knights this season are facing a whole new team. Since the end of last season, they’ve […]

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Sequestration means students suffer

The sequester budget storm landed late Friday night, Mar. 1 and is preparing to devastate New York’s CUNY funds. The automatic budget cuts will, by the end of 2013, eliminate $42.7 million from N.Y.’s education budget, affecting nearly 70,000 students, 590 teachers, 120 schools, federal grants and substance abuse treatment, according to White House statistics. QC students can […]

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QC rankings rise in annual best colleges report

Named a top ten public regional university in the northern area, Queens College also rose 18 points and ranked 42nd in a list of best regional universities-north in the 2013 edition of U.S. News and World Report: Best Colleges, released on Nov. 2. The ranking is a guideline for students and parents looking for the […]

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