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600 HS internships completed, DOE says

August 17, 2017 by Queens Chronicle

Queens ChronicleSchools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced in Long Island City last Thursday 600 students from 74 high schools across the city participated in the first year of the Career and Technical Education Industry Scholars Program, which connects pupils with ...

Long Island City's latest mixed-use development will include factory space

July 31, 2017 by The Architect's Newspaper

The Architect's NewspaperLong Island City's booming waterfront could be getting yet another high-rise, mixed-use project. However, this time the developers are proposing something new: the inclusion of factory space with the shiny new apartments. After a year-long selection ...

Beloved rapper Prodigy honored with mural near Queensbridge Houses in Long Island City

July 7, 2017 by

QNS.comProdigy, one half of the iconic rap duo Mobb Deep, died last month due to complications from sickle cell anemia and two artists set out to immortalize the rapper. Jeff Henriquez and Eli Lazare (Eli -Eos) painted a mural of the rapper near the ...

The Fourth Annual Long Island City Summit Sees Big Turnout

June 27, 2017 by Western Queens Gazette

The first panel was called Coordinating Investment in the LIC Community and included two presidents of the New York City Economic Development Council: the current one, James Patchett, and Seth Pinsky, who headed the EDC in the last five years of Mayor ...

How a Former Industrial Wasteland Became One of New York's Hottest Luxury Markets

June 15, 2017 by News NewsIn March, Puglisi and her boyfriend traded their roach-infested, 400-square-foot apartment in Manhattan's West Village for a one-bedroom unit on the 36th floor of a brand-new high-rise in Long Island City. For $3,600 a month, they get stunning city ...

Seven LI high schools are in top 200 of US News' rankings

April 24, 2017 by Newsday

NewsdaySeven Long Island public high schools that ranked among the nation's top 200 in U.S. News & World Report's annual list of "Best High Schools," released Tuesday, April 25, 2017, were, from top left, Great Neck South High School, Garden City High School ...

As anxiety grows after Trump's executive orders, what protections do immigrant students have in NYC schools?

February 6, 2017 by Chalkbeat New York

Chalkbeat New YorkWhen students in Abeda Khanam's class in Long Island City, Queens sat down to take a practice Regents exam last Monday, she noticed that some of her students' minds were far away from the biology questions in front of them. After class .... A former ...

Long Island City residents are wary of city plans to rezone part of their neighborhood

February 1, 2017 by

QNS.comThe Department of City Planning (DCP) on Tuesday presented the Long Island City Core Neighborhood Planning Study in an auditorium at CUNY Law School. The neighborhood is one of 15 that Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced he wants to upzone to ...

Long Island City High School of Applied Communication “Community Appreciation Day”

January 19, 2017 by Queens Chronicle

Queens ChronicleOn Tuesday, Jan. 10, Long Island City's High School of Applied Communication celebrated its first “Community Appreciation Day.” The event was held to promote camaraderie while also recognizing both professional and academic success during the year.

Long Island City may be getting a life sciences campus that will provide thousands of new jobs

December 14, 2016 by

QNS.comPhoto courtesy of Flickr/Gabe Shore. Long Island City may be the site of a new life sciences campus that could provide 16,000 new jobs. ... a life science campus to New York City,” he said. “I can think of no better place to locate this campus than ...

Most City High Schools Don't Prep Kids Enough for College, Experts Say

December 1, 2016 by DNAinfo

DNAinfoBreakthrough New York's 10-year-long program assists students every step of the way, from finding the right high school to getting into — and staying in — college, often providing the role that affluent parents fill for their kids in the city ...

Students at a Long Island City high school stage walkout in protest of Trump presidency

November 17, 2016 by

QNS.comStudents of Bard High School Early College in Queens walked out of class on Wednesday protesting the rhetoric and politics of President-elect Donald Trump. At 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16, dozens of students of the Long Island City school gathered ...

Trump's Rhetoric Is Personal, Students of Diverse Queens School Protest

November 17, 2016 by DNAinfo

DNAinfoLONG ISLAND CITY — Dozens of students walked out of class at Bard High School Early College in Queens on Wednesday, chanting and holding signs to protest President-Elect Donald Trump. Kids from the school filled the sidewalk outside their building on ...

Long Island City's future is finally here

October 26, 2016 by

Metro.usFor Long Island City, the future is finally here. High-rise towers — completed and under construction —suddenly crowd the view from the Queensboro Plaza transit hub. In the last five years, 6,051 apartments were completed and another 16,488 units are ...

8 High School Students Got the Chance to Shoot Polaroids in Daniel Arsham's Studio

October 18, 2016 by The Creators Project

The Creators ProjectAfter years of considerable success, including collabs with Pharrell and Hedi Slimane and solo shows at both New York's Galerie Perrotin and LA's OHWOW Gallery (now rebranded to Moran Bondaroff), artist and architect Daniel Arsham is giving back. This ...

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