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Hunting Season: Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town

Veteran journalist and Columbia School of Journalism professor Mirta Ojito investigates Marcelo Lucero's murder—and the community in which it happened—in her new book.

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April 17, 2015 12:00 PM | Comments

Reviewing the first year of universal pre-K and looking at future early learning plans, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. on increased prosecution of human and sex trafficking, PBS Nature’s “Animal Homes” and ceramic artist Matthew Wilson.

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Andrea Vasquez  |  April 16, 2015 1:11 PM | 2 Comments
New York's ambitious pre-kindergarten program - now called Pre-K For All - is one of Mayor Bill de Blasio's top priorities.VIDEO
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April 16, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments

Vance has been responsible for a number of initiatives designed to create innovative approaches to the struggle against crime.

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April 16, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
Whether it's a bird's nest, a bear den, a beaver lodge or a spider web, humans can learn a lot from the often ingenious innovations of animal architects in the wild.VIDEO
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April 13, 2015 1:41 PM | Comments

Reviewing the first year of universal pre-K and looking at future early learning plans, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. on increased prosecution of human and sex trafficking, PBS Nature’s “Animal Homes” and ceramic artist Matthew Wilson.

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April 10, 2015 10:29 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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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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April 9, 2015 11:29 AM | Comments
Professor Alexander Hinton discusses the definition of genocide and the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide.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 9, 2015 11:29 AM | Comments
Early in his career, Perlman had the opportunity to play for Jascha Heifetz.VIDEO
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