20 07, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #15: Local Politics Is Personal

2021-07-20T16:03:38-04:00

Local Politics: A View from Brooklyn By Natalia Sucre, Instruction & Digital Services Librarian  Last Tuesday July 13th for the Brooklyn portion of our Local Politics summer series, we were honored to speak with another MCNY [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #15: Local Politics Is Personal2021-07-20T16:03:38-04:00
30 06, 2021

A Juneteenth Gathering of Deep Reflection, Connection, and Joy

2021-07-06T12:33:12-04:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction and Digital Services Librarian On the afternoon of June 23, 2021, Students Services and MCNY Library assisted Professor Desi K. Robinson in hosting the Reflect, Rejoice, and Celebrate event in honor [...]

A Juneteenth Gathering of Deep Reflection, Connection, and Joy2021-07-06T12:33:12-04:00
23 06, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #14: The Power of Local Politics

2021-06-23T13:37:12-04:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction and Digital Services Librarian Local Politics: A View from the Bronx Last Wednesday, Marricka Scott-McFadden, MCNY MPA program alumna, met with students and faculty to discuss her work within the internal operations of Bronx borough government. [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #14: The Power of Local Politics2021-06-23T13:37:12-04:00
2 06, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #13: Ranked Choice Voting, a New Political Calculus for NYC

2021-06-02T14:44:47-04:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction & Digital Services Librarian  Local Politics in the Library: A Summer 2021 Series The pandemic restricted our movements and imposed social isolation, but it also brought many New Yorkers close to their immediate neighborhood [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #13: Ranked Choice Voting, a New Political Calculus for NYC2021-06-02T14:44:47-04:00
15 04, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #12: Women’s History Month & Earth Month – A Nexus

2021-04-19T18:55:52-04:00

By Natalia Sucre, Instruction & Digital Services Librarian  At our last library virtual roundtable, Women’s Grassroots Leadership: Global/Local, on the last day of Women’s history week, we were led by two distinguished guests --Dr. Pamela Ransom of MCNY and Shorai Chitongo of the Huairou Commission-- through a [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #12: Women’s History Month & Earth Month – A Nexus2021-04-19T18:55:52-04:00
17 02, 2021

Library Connections in Remote Times #11: What’s Poetry Got to Do with It?

2021-02-17T11:27:08-05:00

What’s Poetry Got to Do with It? A Community Reading of Amanda Gorman  By Tina Callender  MCNY Library hosted its first roundtable of the new year and semester on February 9th at 5pm. Our topic: Poetry and politics via the work of Amanda Gorman, who most recently commanded the nation’s attention on January 21st. Many thanks to students [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times #11: What’s Poetry Got to Do with It?2021-02-17T11:27:08-05:00
9 07, 2020

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #4

2020-07-09T15:41:14-04:00

Student Spotlight Todd Bristow is an MCNY MBA student, class of 2020,who has held leadership positions in the nonprofit sector. The library was fortunate to have his attendance at our last conversation event, “The Anti-Racist [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #42020-07-09T15:41:14-04:00
9 07, 2020

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #3

2020-07-09T15:23:59-04:00

The Anti-Racist Reading List - Then and Now: Framing the Conversation By Tina Callender, Evening Reference Librarian Weary and exhausted from the pandemic and being socially distanced, isolated from family and friends, at the end of May I --like so [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #32020-07-09T15:23:59-04:00
22 06, 2020

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #2

2020-07-03T07:11:21-04:00

A Different Kind of Book Club  By Kate Adler, Director of Library Services  When we (the library staff) started talking about moving our monthly programs to the virtual world, we thought about what that could/would [...]

Library Connections in Remote Times – Summer #22020-07-03T07:11:21-04:00