Issue 70, Dec. 4, 2014

Minority Students in Action Club members

Minority Students in Action

By Erin Young, Ph.D., mentor, SUNY Empire State College

The Long Island Center is excited to announce a new student club: Minority Students in Action (MSiA). MSiA is the brainchild of Layla Abdullah-Poulos (far left), club president and a MALS student who earned her bachelor’s degree at the Long Island Center. ... MORE

Bernell Frank Jr.

Black Male Initiative Collaborates with Education from the Inside Out Coalition

By Bernell B. Frank Jr. (Bfrankjr), student, SUNY Empire State College

The Black Male Initiative (BMI) at SUNY Empire State College’s Metropolitan Center was created to increase the college retention rates and educational successes of black male students. ... MORE

SUNY Empire State College

Message from President Merodie Hancock: Information Update on Ebola; College Concerns and Precautions

By Merodie Hancock, president, Office of the President

Empire State College is implementing precautions to address concerns about the Ebola hemorrhagic fever outbreak in West Africa and how it might impact the college community. ... MORE

Other News

Gluten, a Red Herring?, By Samantha E. Williams, student, SUNY Empire State College

Non-discrimination Notice, By Mary Morton, affirmative action officer, Office of the President

Students Invited to Enroll in Keep-Mills Spring 1 Residency; Sessions to Explore Powerlessness and Empowerment, By Terri Hilton, secretary, Center for Mentoring and Learning, Academic Affairs

Did You Know

International Business Course is Combining a 15-week online course with an 8-day field study in Turkey!

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Bernell Frank Jr.

Merodie Hancock

Terri Hilton

Mary Morton

Samantha Williams

Erin Young