Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/464373573575892 Sunday, July 22, 2012 7:00pm Sunday, July 22 is the Quebec student movement’s next major day of action for their strike that has lasted almost 4 months. In solidarity, various… Continue reading
Students United for a Free CUNY has announced a rally and march to the Board of Trustee’s meeting on Monday, June 25 to oppose pay scale increases for top administrators. Under this plan,… Continue reading
[Updated 6/19 @ 11:49 pm] The Free University has announced a pop-up event for Saturday, June 23 in Bedford-Stuyvesant to commemorate this year’s Juneteenth. http://www.facebook.com/events/141068732695190 – POP-UP OPEN AIR FREE UNIVERSITY – COMMUNITY-LED… Continue reading
On Tuesday in New York City, CUNY students and a pop-up of the Free University will stand in solidarity with Quebec students who will be marching in record numbers, in defense of the right to protest, and for the right to education as we determine it.
Earlier today, students and faculty wrote to Brooklyn College President Karen Gould about the handling of yesterday’s #May2 Student Manifestation, at which two Brooklyn College students were arrested (both now released—one with an… Continue reading
A roundup of press coverage of the Free University held on May 1, 2012 in Madison Square Park.
The May Day Free University schedule has been released. Download the entire packet at: http://www.dropbox.com/sh/fi89tzdqivhe8m3/Fv4Ten7z2Y. MEDIA ADVISORY Press Inquiries: (347) 670-FREU (3738) Rayya El Zein: (firstname.lastname@example.org) 646-696-8910 Zoltán Glück : (email@example.com) 415-519-5541 On TUESDAY, MAY… Continue reading
From the folks who brought us the #M1 Radical Lunch comes a new installment of political theater at CUNY: The Wedding of Goldstein and Kroll. The spoof wedding announcement appeared today, along with… Continue reading
Wednesday, April 25: 9am – 100 Centre Street – CUNY Press Conference to support 5 CUNY students who were arrested at Baruch College on November 21st, 2011. Before their 9:30am court appearance, they… Continue reading
Meet us on the Brooklyn College Quad on May 2nd at 12:00pm and take back our education from the Board of Trustees, Wall Street and our college administrators.
As student debt in the United States hits One Trillion Dollars, the Brooklyn College Student Union along with the help of Reverend Billy Talen, plan to “exorcise” student debt from campus. The 1T day… Continue reading
A coalition of New York City students and educators, from high schools, colleges, and universities—including CUNY—have announced the May Day Free University, a one-day, “pop-up” university taking place on May 1 from 10am-3pm in Madison Square Park. The Free University… Continue reading
Direct Action Training Thursday April 5 4pm-6pm rm 5409 A training in the skills of nonviolent direct action, what to expect in crowd and arrest situations, and how to organize collectively to make change by putting your… Continue reading
For the past several weeks, students at City College have been holding late night study-ins to demand 24/7 library access to accommodate a large, dedicated and diverse student body. The event has been held… Continue reading
A first look at this nutritious and fulfilling protest of what CUNY is serving: tuition hikes, low pay, poor adjunct conditions, security crackdowns, and an undemocratic university.
[Updated 3/2/2012 @ 6:32pm] Video and photos of the event are posted here. Occupy CUNY invites you to a radical “lunch” to start of the #M1 Day of Action. Join us for a… Continue reading
Students United for a Free CUNY and NY Students Rising have announced a State of the Students Address for Monday, Feb 20 at Noon on the steps of City Hall. Join Students United… Continue reading
The New School has posted the full video from its 12/8 panel on the future of higher education, where Chancellor Goldstein spoke and was challenged at various points about tuition increases, open admissions,… Continue reading
The Hunter General Assembly Facebook page just announced that Chancellor Goldstein was mic-checked at tonight’s Future of Higher Education event at the New School. More on this as it develops… The Future of… Continue reading
[Update 12/7/2011 @ 1:32pm] The occupation continues! A Facebook message sent two hours ago invites everyone to join in the west building lobby. The Hunter Envoy has also been reporting on this and other… Continue reading