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BC President Michelle Anderson Issues Response to David Horowitz Freedom Center

By Jericho Tran Published: November 9th, 2016 On Tuesday November 1, Brooklyn College President Michelle Anderson sent an email to students in response to the David Horowitz Freedom Center in Sherman Oaks California publishing a catalogue for the ‘Top Ten Schools Who Support Terrorists’. “This list is an example of …

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Brooklyn College’s Kappa Sigma Fraternity Chapter Wins Charity Football Tournament

By Christopher George and Samip Delhiwala        Published: November 2nd, 2016 On Sunday, October 23, Brooklyn College’s Pi-Phi chapter of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity took the trophy home after winning the annual Bryan O’Dwyer Football Tournament, a charity event that featured chapters from various colleges. By winning the …

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Sparking Conversation About Sexual Assault—Through Snapchat

By Jamie Deliz Published: October 26th, 2016 “Reform through design and creativity is possible,” said Ariel Zorrilla (@arielsrodeo), a senior here at Brooklyn College. Zorrilla recently created the Snapchat geofilter, “What Happened That Night?” which raises awareness for sexual assault. Zorrilla, who defines himself as a “one-man-think-tank,” came up with …

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CUNY’s Bureaucratic Processes Cause Lack of Transparency

By Zainab Iqbal With Additional Reporting by Adam Zaki Published: October 26th, 2016 In a bizarre unfolding of events, Brooklyn College’s bureaucratic systems created a massive misunderstanding between a professor and administration. Professor David Seidemann of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences issued the same syllabus he has given …

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David Horowitz Freedom Center Attacks SJP With Flyers on Campus

By Jericho Tran Published: October 26th, 2016 David Horowitz, of the David Horowitz Freedom Center, claimed responsibility for the posters spread throughout campus at around 5:15 a.m. on October 17. The controversial posters linked the student organization Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) to HAMAS, a Palestinian Sunni-Islamic fundamentalist organization …

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