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Wearing Brooklyn Pride
Christina Knight | August 30, 2012 4:00 AM |
Before even more Brooklyn Nets T-shirts and caps hit the streets,
takes a look at how people are wearing their Brooklyn pride.
Test Monitoring Offers Glimpse Into How City Tries to Preempt Cheating
Geoff Decker for
| August 22, 2012 12:02 PM |
A practice that city officials devised to deter cheating before it happens is also being used to preempt schools already suspected of misconduct.
From Blockbusters to City Block Films
Toby Milstein | August 22, 2012 4:00 AM |
"On My Block" invites New Yorkers to form teams with their neighbors to create one- to five-minute films using their block as a setting.
How Much Would You Pay to Cross the Tappan Zee?
Christina Knight | August 10, 2012 6:05 PM |
Governor Andrew Cuomo is calling for a completely new bridge connecting Westchester and Rockland counties.
How Small Town Jersey Girls Sparked a National Debate
Toby Milstein | August 10, 2012 1:15 PM |
A high school civics program and family history bolstered teens' confidence to demand a female moderator for presidential debates.
Got Nanotechnology? It’s Here and Transforming Our Lives
Christina Mulligan | June 26, 2012 4:00 AM |
Advances in the nanotechnology field are making their way into everyday life. Area scientists agree that the public should learn about nanotechnology's applications.
World Science Festival’s Innovation Square — So Cool!
Esha Ray | June 20, 2012 4:00 AM |
For the World Science Festival, MetroTech Center in Downtown Brooklyn was transformed into a vision of the future complete with robot petting zoo and the chance to virtually travel through space.
Florent, Queen of the Meatpacking District, What Are You Doing Now?
Florent Morellet | June 11, 2012 4:00 AM |
The former restaurateur reminds nostalgic fans of his parting message: accept change.
Studio in a School Sends Jeff Koons to Second Grade
Christina Mulligan | June 6, 2012 4:00 AM |
Studio in a School and artist Jeff Koons launched Visual Arts Appreciation Week at East Harlem's P.S. 112.
Ethnic Studies, from Arizona High Schools to NYC Campuses
Nikhita Venugopal | June 5, 2012 4:00 AM |
At the 25th annual NCORE conference, NYU Professor Arlene Davila warned about the precarious position of Ethnic Studies in higher education.
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