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Month: September 2016

2016-2017 Welcome Back!

Dear Colleagues,   Welcome back to another year. I hope you had a fabulous, fun and productive summer. I am thrilled to have faculty back on campus and looking forward to all the good this academic year will bring.  This

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Explore the World of Physics Outside the Classroom

by Biao Jiang, Assistant Professor Natural Sciences Department Physics education is always considered as a challenge due to its complexity in nature. Especially, when it comes to community college, our students need to put more effort to achieve success in

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Explore World of Physics Outside the Classroom

by Biao Jiang, Natural Sciences Physics education is always considered as a challenge due to its complexity in nature. Especially, when it comes to community college, our students need to put more effort to achieve success in learning physics, since

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Title V UR (Undergraduate Research)  Workshops

 by  Silvia Reyes Title V is pleased to sponsor its first series of workshops on a variety of topics from conducting research during a 15 week-semester using student research assistants to mentoring, guiding, and collaborating with students in this unique undergraduate

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Calandra Institute Collars Hostos Scholar

Howard Jordan, Chair and Assistant Professor Behavioral and Social Sciences The John Calandra Italian American Institute housed at Queens College struck gold this year when they recently announced that Hostos’ own Dr. Marcella Bencivenni, while continuing her duties at our

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Jim Crow Nation

by Kristopher Burrell An important part of my intellectual growth as an historian of the civil rights movement in New York and of black intellectual thought has come as a result of understanding more concretely that the black freedom struggle

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4-minute Community Speech

by  Dennis Gibbons   The speech I gave at the Radiologic Technology Program’s Pinning Ceremony on May 27, 2016 was adapted entirely from: Campus life: in search of community. This book proposes that both academic and civic standards be clarified and

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More about the Mamos

Mamos of the Sierra nevada de Santa Marta are visiting Hostos Community College on September 13th at 3:30 pm. There is a place in South America where the pre-Columbian voice is still direct and pure, where the slow passage of

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