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  • ON THE MONEY? LIU STUDENTS LEARN EARLY OR THE HARD WAY

    ON THE MONEY? LIU STUDENTS LEARN EARLY OR THE HARD WAY

    A discussion on financial literacy By Jessica Phillips Clarisha Joseph, 19, knows firsthand the many difficulties in trying to responsibly handle money and debt as a sophomore here at LIU. For many teens, high school was a time of few

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • PROFESSOR SPOTLIGHT

    PROFESSOR SPOTLIGHT

    Meet the Assistant Professor of Political Science, Simon Sheppard By Jervelle Frederick Over in the Humanities building on the eighth floor—room 837—you will find professor Simon Sheppard in the political science department. Sheppard was born in London, England to an

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • LIU TOY DRIVE FOR CHILDREN OF INCARCERATED PARENTS UNDERWAY

    LIU TOY DRIVE FOR CHILDREN OF INCARCERATED PARENTS UNDERWAY

    By Ronnie Mukhopadhyay When Sandy Law – a program coordinator for the Liberty Partnership Program at LIU-Brooklyn – first learned about the Hour Children initiative, she was moved to tears. For more than 25 years, Hour Children – a Queens-based

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • PACKED LIKE SARDINES!

    PACKED LIKE SARDINES!

    Students discuss The rising number of roommates per room By Ashley Thompson Room Configuration: What is it? And why it’s important to you? For some, living on campus at any university is a challenge when you are subjected to living

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • ARTS & ENT. (more)

  • DANNIS WINSTON: WINNING HIS WAY

    DANNIS WINSTON: WINNING HIS WAY

    By Jessica Phillips Dannis Winston, 25-year-old bandleader, composer and classically trained vocalist, lives his life through music guided by those who inspire him. He plans on expanding his brand and his business to an international market in addition to a

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • WHILE YOU WERE IN CLASS...

    WHILE YOU WERE IN CLASS…

    By Nicholas Thomas It’s going to be a Cole winter this year. On Sunday night, the sixteenth of November Rapper/Producer J. Cole tweeted that he will release his third studio album “2014 Forest Hills Drive” on December ninth of this

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • LIU HOSTS 13TH ANNUAL BIG MINI MEDIA

    LIU HOSTS 13TH ANNUAL BIG MINI MEDIA

    By Ashley Thompson At LIU, Brooklyn campus the Big Mini Media Festival was being held at the Spike Lee Screening Center for filmmakers to showcase their work. This event took place from Friday, Nov 14th to Saturday, Nov 15th. The

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • LIU UNITY WEEK ROUNDUP

    LIU UNITY WEEK ROUNDUP

    By Hafeezah Nazim This past week, the Student Government Association hosted its own “Unity Week: The Blackbird Experience”; a week’s worth of school spirit oriented activities to promote student harmony. The annual concert was held in Kumble Theater this past

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • OPINIONS (more)

  • BEING HIV POSITIVE DOES NOT MAKE YOU A HORRIBLE, INFECTIOUS MONSTER

    BEING HIV POSITIVE DOES NOT MAKE YOU A HORRIBLE, INFECTIOUS MONSTER

    A discussion about the negative stigmas and misconceptions of those diagnosed with HIV By Rohan Patel HIV stigma can be defined as a set of negative attitudes and beliefs that a society or group of people have for people living

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • ROOMMATE ETIQUETTE, DO YOU HAVE IT?

    ROOMMATE ETIQUETTE, DO YOU HAVE IT?

    A conversation on the do’s and don’ts of being a roommate By Ashley Thompson Many times throughout a young adults life, they will be subjected to live with one or two roommates. The reasons varying from living on campus for

    November 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • UNDERSTANDING AND PREVENTING SUICIDE

    UNDERSTANDING AND PREVENTING SUICIDE

    PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES RESPONDS TO SEAWANHAKA AND CONTINUES THE DISCUSSION ON SUICIDE By Zachary Neumann and Lindsay J. Farmer, Clinical Psychology Doctoral Students A recent Op-Ed in this paper titled “To Be or Not To Be? Say no to Suicide,” explored

    November 16, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • CHEERS TO THAT!

    CHEERS TO THAT!

    Support for cat-calling video By David Hughley The fight for equality took center stage recently in the form of a video. Actress, Shoshana B Roberts, was featured in a two minute video of her walking through New York City. The

    November 16, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post