Bodies of workers on street after jumping from fire at Triangle Factory. More were to follow. Mar 25, 1911

Triangle Fire

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Government subsidies on students in private colleges higher than in public colleges

http://robertreich.org/post/99923361875.

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Winter Study Abroad Opportunities

Winter Study Abroad Opportunities

Argentina, Senegal, Morocco and Costa Rico

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The 2015 Women’s Forum Education Award

Applications for the 2015 Women’s Forum of New York $10,000 Education Awards are now available for women of City College of New York Center for Worker Education.

Award is available to mature women with strong academic record, who have returned to school late in life to fulfill their dream of a college education.

DEADLINE: APPLICATION MUST BE COMPLETED ONLINE AND TRANSCRIPT AND LETTERS OF REFERENCE MUST BE MAILED AND POSTMARKED BY DECEMBER 1, 2014

http://www.womensforumny.org.

Stop by the library for information sheet and application details.

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New Books @ CWE Library

Lipsitz, G. (2011).  How racism takes place.  E185.615 .L5765 2011. (Reserve)

Reitano, J. (2010).  The Restless city: a short history of New York from colonial times to the present.  F1218.3 .R45 2010 (7 Day Loan)

Gallagher, C. A. (2012).  Rethinking the color line : readings in race and ethnicity.         E184 .a1 R4485 2012 (Reserve)

Shi, L. & Singh, D. A.  (2013).  Essentials of the U. S. health care system, 3rd ed.         RA395 .A3 S486 2013 (Reserve)

Dye, T. R. (2013).  Understanding public policy, 14th ed.  JK468 .P64 D95 2013 (Reserve)

(2014).  Big ideas of early mathematics : what teachers of young children need to know.  + DVD.   QA135.6 .B766 2014 (Reserve)

Kapoor, J. (2012).  Personal finance, 10th ed.  HG176 .k37 2012 (Reserve)

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New Librarian @ CWE Fall 2014

Nilda Sanchez is the new librarian at CWE from Fall 2014 for one year while Seamus is on Sabbatical. A graduate of CWE she has worked on the main campus for many years. This is her first professional appointment as a librarian so we welcome her.  Her contact details are nsanchez@ccny.cuny.edu  212 925 6625 x 228

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Fall 2014 Library Hours

Library open 9.30 am to 9.30 pm M-F & 10 to 4.30 Sat.

Library staffed 12 to 8 pm M-F & 10 to 4.30 Sat

 

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Check out this new blog at CWE: CityLab

https://cwecitylab.wordpress.com/

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