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American Graduate: Rocking the Boat

Rocking the Boat teaches STEAM subjects - science, technology, engineering art and mathematics - through boat building, navigation and environmental projects to help restore the Bronx River.

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April 9, 2015 11:30 AM | Comments
What if a man serving life in prison – for taking a life – could actually save a life? That's the question that Dateline NBC producer Dan Slepian poses in a six-minute short film called “Voices from Within.”VIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJTV News  |  April 9, 2015 11:29 AM | Comments

What began with about 20 students has grown to 75 and now nearly 50 local businesses have joined.

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April 8, 2015 11:06 AM | Comments

First person stories from Sing Sing inmates, the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide, connecting special needs high school students with job opportunities and Itzhak Perlman on legendary violinist Jascha Heifetz.

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March 27, 2015 10:33 AM | Comments

Ushering students from the classroom to the workforce, what’s next for Long Island’s economy, long-term NYC infrastructure goals, executive producer Ken Burns and author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee talk cancer and Netflix’s Virunga wins a duPont award.

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Andrea Vasquez  |  March 26, 2015 4:38 PM | Comments

A unique program called the President’s Society teaches students professional and life skills you can’t experience in a classroom.

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March 25, 2015 11:14 AM | Comments

Ushering students from the classroom to the workforce, what’s next for Long Island’s economy, long-term NYC infrastructure goals, executive producer Ken Burns and author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee talk cancer and Netflix’s Virunga wins a duPont award.

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February 13, 2015 11:04 AM | 2 Comments

The Committee to Protect Journalists and the global battle for freedom of expression, Italian culture in New York, troubled teens perform on Broadway and American Masters executive producer Michael Kantor discusses his new role.

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February 12, 2015 2:54 PM | 1 Comment
Each summer the Stargate Theatre Company employs teens to write, rehearse and perform an original theatrical piece which provides work experience and teaches literacy. VIDEO
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February 11, 2015 5:07 PM | Comments

The Committee to Protect Journalists and the global battle for freedom of expression, Italian culture in New York, troubled teens perform on Broadway and American Masters executive producer Michael Kantor discusses his new role.

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January 15, 2015 3:04 PM | Comments

Community leaders and retired NYPD officers on the growing divide between Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD, Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools Eva Moskowitz and ice sculptor Mark Crouthamel transforms ice into complex sculptures and winter wonderlands.

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