Tag: Nassau Community College

Hubert Keen Named New President of Nassau Community College

Outgoing Farmingdale State College President W. Hubert Keen was named the new leader of Nassau Community College, which has struggled for four years to find a replacement for its previous top official. The State University of New York confirmed Thursday that the 71-year-old educator will resume leadership of NCC, the state’s largest single-campus two-year school boasting 22,000 students on its 225-acre East Garden City campus, beginning Aug. 1, shortly before the start of the 2016 fall semester. He will earn $225,000 annually.

Transferring From Community College: Important Things To Know

Transferring from community college to a four-year institution doesn't have to be stressful, or difficult.

Deciding Whether To Transfer Colleges: Facts, Figures & Other Considerations

"Should I transfer colleges?" It’s that time of the semester—temperatures rise, flowers bloom, and college students consider whether they should transfer schools. With fall admission application deadlines fast approaching, countless college students are contemplating the idea of leaving their current institution to attend another that better suits their needs. Yet, a significant portion of those students may not be quite ready to click “send” on their applications.

Nassau Holocaust Center Gives Voice To Genocidal Rape Survivors

“Rape is used as a weapon of genocide, war, and other types of conflicts in many parts of the world. It often goes unreported during the ensuing chaos, as the more visible occurrences take most of the media spotlight. Apart from their suffering resulting from the destruction, displacement and other physical effects of the conflict, victims of this ‘silent’ atrocity are left to bear their psychological pain and trauma alone.”

Uniondale’s Battle To Wipe ‘East Garden City’ Off The Map

Civic leaders are trying to reclaim an area they say was usurped by planners years ago.

13 Movies Filmed on Long Island That Won Oscars

From The Godfather to Citizen Kane, here's a recap of flicks shot locally that won Academy Awards.