Issue 76, April 16, 2015

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Choice of Words: A Voices Poetry Group Event

By Omar Richards, co-chair, ESC Education for All, SUNY Empire State College

Voices Poetry Group is a SUNY Empire State College student club that focuses on providing students with an opportunity to share and showcase diverse forms of artistic expressions. ... MORE

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41,000+ Take First MOOC Offered in Western New York; Noncredit Offerings Proliferate; ESC MOOC in the Mix

By Jay Tokasz, Buffalo News

The most popular college course in the region this semester cost nothing to take, had no set meeting times and did not require students to step inside a classroom. ... MORE

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Award-winning Author and Actress Sara Taney-Humphreys Speaks in Nanuet

By Christine Leake, mentor, SUNY Empire State College

SUNY Empire will host author and actress Sara Taney-Humphreys speaking on "Publish, Perish, or Persevere: A journey to publishing" at the Hudson Valley's Nanuet location, 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, April 28. ... MORE

Other News

Humanities: Useful for Science Students?, By Samantha Williams, student, SUNY Empire State College; assistant editor, The Student Connection

Susan Hollis published in Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies, Winter 2015, By Susan Tower Hollis, mentor, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, SUNY Empire State College

SUNY Empire State College Student Consumer Information Webpage, By Layla Abdullah-Poulos ‘10, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College

Did You Know

The college is sponsoring a Career Development Day on Saturday, May 16 in Saratoga Springs.

Creative Corner

Social Corner

Article Contributors

Christine Leake

Layla Abdullah-Poulos

Omar Richards

Jay Tokasz

Susan Tower Hollis

Samantha Williams

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