Prof. Hickey Talks Upcoming Video Game Book, Career at Kingsborough
Jun02

Prof. Hickey Talks Upcoming Video Game Book, Career at Kingsborough

The first bible of video games will make its way to the bookstores around Christmas 2017. Written by former NBC news editor and National Video Games writer at Examiner, Patrick Hickey Jr., and published by McFarland and Company. The book will contain interviews with over 60 video game developers on 36 of their most iconic and unique game projects. The Minds Behind the Games: Interviews with Cult and Classic Video Game Developers will...

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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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KCC Student Wins $40,000  Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
Jun09

KCC Student Wins $40,000 Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship

A strong passion for Chemistry brought a young lady across Europe, all the way to New York. Her desire to contribute to the Sciences and the need for better opportunities have been the driving force that has kept her moving. Today, all her efforts and sacrifices are recognized with the largest private scholarship an undergraduate transfer student could be awarded, the Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship (JKC). 24-year old Katarzyna Maziarz...

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Behind Kingsborough’s Fish Tanks
Jun09

Behind Kingsborough’s Fish Tanks

The James C. Goetz Marine Aquarium within Kingsborough’s Marine Academic Center (The only CUNY college to host an aquarium) contains a 6550-gallon shark tank with 19 predators that are observed throughout the day. Observers can sit on two concrete benches in front of the glass to watch the fish swim by. Each fiscal year the aquarium is allotted between $2500 and $3000 between three vendors for food, stock and equipment/supplies. They...

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KCC Wavewire Exclusive: Artist Bruno Lucchesi Discusses ‘Reading The Paper’
May20

KCC Wavewire Exclusive: Artist Bruno Lucchesi Discusses ‘Reading The Paper’

Artist Bruno Lucchesi stopped by Professor Patrick Hickey Jr’s Advanced Journalism class on Friday to discuss his work “Reading The Paper.” A beloved piece of art on the Kingsborough campus, it has been on the campus since 1989, but Lucchesi has never seen it in its permanent residence, until today. For more information on Lucchesi’s work, click here. Click the Text Below to Listen to Lucchesi discuss his work:...

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