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Tournees Film Festival explores LGBTQ perspectives

Oct 15 – In Jours de France (Four Days in France), a young man leaves his lover and uses his Grindr app to arrange a variety of encounters more »

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From Afghanistan to Yemen, institute opens doors for English language learners

Oct 15 – The first time Elisabeth Loua saw the College of Staten Island’s English Language Institute (ELI) Web page, she thought it might be an Internet scam. more »

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Expert: Stress on shea trees poses threat to livelihoods of millions of women

Oct 9 – For millions of years, shea trees have grown across Africa – from Senegal to Uganda – within a semi-arid zone known as the Sahel-Savannah. And more »

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Provost: Disillusionment and deadlock imperil the American experiment

Oct 9 – Is the American republic headed for collapse? “Potentially,” says Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Gary Reichard. “There’s been a swirling downward of more »

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“Trashy” reality TV’s negative portrayals carry power and deserve attention, prof argues in new book

Sep 28 – In her new book, Double Negative: The Black Image and Popular Culture, Assistant Professor Dr. Racquel Gates examines the concept of disreputable media in African American more »

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With grant support, Art+Feminism to continue its ground-breaking work to build a more inclusive Wikipedia

Sep 27 – No matter how you feel about it, Wikipedia is where history is recorded today. It’s a huge repository of information that generated almost 200 billion more »

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City of Science creates myriad opportunities to explore and discover

Sep 24 – At 11 years old, Crysta Salters is pretty sure she wants to be a baker when she’s older. But at City of Science on the more »

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Helping to rebuild homes in Puerto Rico, CSI students gain life-altering experiences

Sep 20 – For Brendali Nunez and Mohamed Abouseria, the anniversary of Hurricane Maria, which struck Dominica and Puerto Rico one year ago today, resonates personally. As volunteers more »

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Nov 14 – Dallas, PA | Down by as many as 18 points in the second half the College of Staten Island men’s basketball team mounted a furious more »