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Pell Grants Make the Cut, but for how Long?

Pell Grants Make the Cut, but for how Long?

Community college students breathed a sigh of relief April 12 when the funding for Pell Grants, which has been on the chopping block, remained unchanged. Pell Grants are awarded to students, who qualify based on the Expected Family Contribution formula and who have yet to earn a bachelor’s degree. Currently students can borrow as much  Read more »

Kingsborough Community College Students React to Osama bin Laden’s Death

Kingsborough Community College Students React to Osama bin Laden’s Death

As President Barack Obama announced the death of Osama bin Laden late Sunday night, New Yorkers gathered at Ground Zero, where almost 10 years earlier, people everywhere had bin Laden’s name etched into their minds. While many only celebrated bin Laden’s demise, students at Kingsborough Community College (KBCC), roughly 11 miles away in Brooklyn, had  Read more »