Officer Dieudonne Appreciates the Safety and Home of KCC
Dec11

Officer Dieudonne Appreciates the Safety and Home of KCC

In the four years that Officer Cyrus Dieudonne has been at Kingsborough, he’s seen fights, scandals and outright ridiculous scenarios. His job is to be seen and unseen- to be as unnoticeable yet essential as the pillars that hold up the cafeteria. Officer Dieudonne, or DD, as he is known colloquially, does not always adhere to these rules. Students know him by his 5’7” frame and musical Haitian accent. He almost never stands still- he...

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DD and Company Keep KCC Safe
Dec05

DD and Company Keep KCC Safe

You usually hear them before you see them. The static screech of a walkie-talkie usually gives you enough time to make whatever you were doing look unsuspicious before black boots and a shiny badge round the corner. You notice them talk to a student or lean on the half-wall of the cafeteria and avert your attention as they silently watch for unmanaged mischief. Kingsborough’s campus security is at the pinnacle of KCC safety, but what...

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Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young
Nov18

Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young

Kingsborough Chief of Staff, Tasheka Sutton-Young’s laugh may shock you. Her voice is soft-spoken and steady, but her laugh warms and fills the room like a fireplace on a chilly day. Just looking at her, you see someone who is about her business. Her style is immaculate. No hair, pin, button or thread is out of place. Everything, including her bold statement necklace, is methodically chosen. Because of her innate composure, most...

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Children of the Reformation: SGA Shakes KCC with Government Restructure
May19

Children of the Reformation: SGA Shakes KCC with Government Restructure

For the first time since the 1960s, Kingborough’s Student Government Association (SGA) is the closest it has ever been to restructuring its entire government. Kingsborough’s student government is unique across CUNY colleges. Since the founding of Kingsborough, student government has been separated into constituencies: Liberal Arts Council, Business Council, Public and Health Council, Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM)...

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Student Profile: Lee-Ann Graham
May19

Student Profile: Lee-Ann Graham

Lee-Ann Graham has never lowered her voice for the sake of others. The copper colored 29-year-old Undocumented and Unafraid founder and Sister’s United re-launcher said that she was just born with a distinct voice. Her grandmother often said her mother created a monster that she didn’t want to live with. The Kingsborough student has made a name for herself on campus as the point person for all things DACA and women’s empowerment....

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