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CUNY Macaulay Honors College Ends Support for Macaulay Global Brigades

Brigaders from last summer helped build eco-friendly latrines, septic tanks, and concrete floors for five families in a local community in Nicaragua. PHOTO/ Pooja Dutta

By Samip Delhiwala Published: April 20th, 2016 On Wednesday, March 23, the executive board of the Macaulay Honors College’s (MHC) chapter of Global Brigades (GB) sent out an email to current and past members, informing them that Macaulay Global Brigades would cease all operations and cancel this summer’s upcoming brigades. …

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Brooklyn College is no stranger to prominent alumni visiting campus

Brooklyn College graduate Glenn Thrush has interviewed several high-profile politicians, including President Barack Obama, during his career as a political correspondent. On his visit to campus last week, he discussed his experiences as a journalist. PHOTO/ Politico.com

By Tyrice Hester Published: April 20th, 2016 On Tuesday April 12, Brooklyn College alumnus and Chief Political Correspondent for POLITICO Magazine Glenn Thrush visited campus to discuss the art of covering politics. Because Thrush is currently in town covering the New York primary, Brooklyn College’s Journalism Program was able to coordinate his …

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