Medgar Evers College

March 22, 2024

Black Power movement scholar to be honored at 17th Annual National Black Writers Conference

By David Gil de Rubio  |  dgilderubio@mec.cuny.edu When Dr. Peniel Joseph appears at the 17th Annual National Black Writers Conference that runs through…

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March 21, 2024

Medgar Evers College hosting 17th Annual Social Work Conference

Editor’s note: This story is written by Sheray Goday, a junior and social work major at Medgar Evers College, as well as…

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Forever the firsts: Medgar Evers College indoor track teams honored at New York State Capitol

By Nick Masuda  |  nicholas.masuda31@mec.cuny.edu ALBANY — In the storied halls of the New York State Capitol, the names of a new…

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March 18, 2024

Keeping Black stories alive: Medgar Evers College professor to dish on new book at Women’s History event

By David Gil de Rubio  |  dgilderubio@mec.cuny.edu Historical fiction has always held a special place for author Donna Hill, whose latest novel,…

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March 15, 2024

Nobel Peace Laureate and activist bringing message of peace to Medgar Evers College

By David Gil de Rubio  |  dgilderubio@mec.cuny.edu For Leymah Roberta Gbowee, the current global atmosphere of conflict and divisiveness are socio-political climates…

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Go ahead and be a BADDIE — it’ll be good for your career

Editor’s note: The following is written by junior Eternity Council, who helped found a professional development series on campus — and wants…

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Writer who chronicled Tupac coming to Medgar Evers College for National Black Writers Conference

  By David Gil de Rubio  |  dgilderubio@mec.cuny.edu Literature and reading have served author/activist Kevin Powell well throughout his 57 years. The…

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March 10, 2024

Medgar Evers College alum and employee inspires crowd at Somos New York with message of ‘unwavering determination’

Central Brooklyn has produced a number of well-known politicians over the years, including the likes of the Honorable Annette Robinson and Congresswoman…

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March 9, 2024

Medgar Evers College hosting, “Empower Her,” a clothing and hygiene giveaway pop-up

The Medgar Evers College Transition Academy and Center for Women’s Development are partnering on a three-day “Empower Her” event from March 11-13,…

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‘Not afraid to bet on myself’: Filmmaker brings story of shift from Wall Street to movie screens to Medgar Evers College

By David Gil de Rubio  |  dgilderubio@mec.cuny.edu The entrepreneurial spirit is what drives Emelyn Stuart, who transformed a lucrative career on Wall…

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