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Month: April 2015

Marcella Bencivenni – Author

The Triangle Shirtwaist fire broke out on March 25, 1911, and is considered the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of New York City and one of the deadliest in U.S. history. The fire killed 146 garment workers and most

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Exemplary Leadership Award

2015 Idahlynn Karre International Exemplary Leadership Award Nomination Amaris Matos works with an eye toward conitnuous improvement and putting processes in place to streamline procedures, clarify actions, and enable others to work from their strengths. Rather than accepting the status

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Revista Hostosiana, Issue 11

Launch of the Hostos Review/Revista Hostosiana, Issue 11 by Inmaculada Lara Bonilla Several distinguished authors participated in a multimedia event on April 16, at 5 p.m., at Pregones Theatre to read and talk about their contributions to the Hostos Review/

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Figures in Flight

On April 15, 2015 Professor Wolf and Professor Yannacañedo presented a screening of Figures in Flight followed by a panel in the Black Box Theater. The purpose of the event was to create a dialogue about the power of rehabilitation

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Damany Smith Success Story

Damany Smith, 21, attended Brooklyn Community High School of Communication, Arts and Media (BCAM) before enrolling at Hostos Community College in the fall of 2012. She is currently a Liberal Arts major with a concentration in Health & Education. Her

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Oops! Sorry – At Home in College Program has been discontinued as August 2015

The At Home in College Program is designed to enhance academic, social and professional skills. We have over 300 members attending Hostos Community College. Through a generous grant from the Robin Hood Foundation we have provided 55 On-campus Paid-Internships to

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AHC: A Story of Student Success

By: Alisa Thomas, Coordinator The At Home in College Program (AHC) is designed to enhance academic, social and professional skills. We have over 300 members attending Hostos Community College. Through a generous grant from the Robin Hood Foundation, we have

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C-STEP Statewide Conference

On April 17th, 2015 the Hostos CSTEP Program attended the 23rd Annual CSTEP Statewide Student Conference 2015 at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, New York for a 2-day conference. Three staff members, Dr. Moise Koffi, Director, Mrs. Diandra Jugmohan,

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Women’s Health Action Project

by Karen Winkler  WHAP! (the Women’s Health Action Project) is a participatory action research (PAR) project at Hostos investigating the health needs and concerns of women students, and the health disparities impacting their communities. Funded by a Community College Collaborative

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Small Group Tutorial Intervention

Supported by Title V and in collaboration with the Writing Center, a small group tutorial intervention pilot has been launched to assist students who continuously persist yet fail to pass their reading and writing exams. The tutorial is designed to

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