Professor Zaghloul Ahmed is one of only five research scientists to receive the very prestigious 2011 NYC BioAccelerate Award for research regarding a treatment using electrical stimulation that could help the wheelchair-bound to walk.
The list of awardees is impressive, representing Columbia University, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NYU School of Medicine and Weill Cornell Medical College.
CSI’s Mohamed Badr is featured on ABC TV’s Eyewitness News discussing his Arabic language course at an Orthodox Jewish Academy in Queens.
Behind New York’s School System Shakeup
Breaking News – 04/08/11 13:27 – Words matched: College of Staten Island
NEW YORK — It was a day of tumult for the leadership that presides over New York City’s classrooms. Cathie Black, New York City’s Schools Chancellor, is leaving just as quickly as she came.
…chancellor. David Bloomfield, who chairs the education department at the College of Staten Island, was not the only education expert who likened…
Could Google Books ruling affect college textbook market?
eCampus News – 04/08/11 17:33 – Words matched: College of Staten Island
Many educators and librarians are disappointed with the recent ruling against Google Books but believe another option will emerge
…textbooks, said Amy Stempler, coordinator of library instruction at the College of Staten Island City University of New York. The circulation of…
Watertiger and the Rude Pundit – Book Salon Preview
Firedoglake – 04/09/11 10:32 – Words matched: CUNY, Staten Island, College of Staten Island
The Rude Pundit’s Almanack Come laugh with Lee Papa (The Rude Pundit) and watertiger.
“A tornado of a writer…a child of Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor and Hunter S. Thompson.”
—Margo Jefferson in The New York Times
…and Washington, D.C. Papa is a professor of English at the College of Staten Island/CUNY. His book Staged Action: Plays from the American Workers…
Slowing S.I. Population Growth Still Brings About Big Needs
NY1 – 04/11/11 00:33 – Words matched: College of Staten Island
Growth in Staten Island, once the fastest growing county in the entire state, has finally slowed down, according to the 2010 U.S. Census. But Staten Island’s population still grew by a little over 5.
…very suspicious of that, that they’ve missed people,” says College of Staten Island demographer Jonathan Peters. “But the other piece is that…
The Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio presents Giancarlo Lombardi, Associate Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature at CSI, on Monday April 11 at 4:30pm.
Lombardi presents his lecture entitled “LOST in Theory: Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Lost but Were Too Afraid to Ask Derrida, Foucault, and Lacan.” Cosponsored by Ohio State’s Department of French & Italian.
Matthew Solomon’s new book, Disappearing Tricks: Silent Film, Houdini, and the New Magic of the 20th Century (University of Illinois Press) was shortlisted today for the Kraszna-Krausz award, given to the best moving image book of the year.