Day: January 11, 2013

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How Much Longer Will President Pollard Lead Medgar Evers College?

Guest Opinion Medgar Evers College has failed the Middle States Commission on Higher Education’s 5-year review of the accreditation, receiving a negative warning. The school’s status as a senior college is in jeopardy. Persons speaking off-the-record are saying that President Dr. William Pollard’s days leading Medgar Evers College may be numbered. Pollard began burning community […]readmore

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Caucus Pushes Progressive 2013 Legislative Agenda

Days before Governor Cuomo’s “State of the State Address” marks commencement of the 2013 legislative cycle, Assemblyman Karim Camara led a group of African-American and Hispanic legislators, labor leaders and advocates to press a progressive agenda. “The Caucus intends to take the guesswork caused by the Senate leadership uncertainty of whether critical issues facing our […]readmore