Pratt Institute of Art Building State of the Art Facility

Jun 05, 18 Pratt Institute of Art Building State of the Art Facility

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Pratt Institute’s Brooklyn campus is embarking on an ambition building project to create a cutting edge building which will unite its Master of Fine Arts and Photography programs. Chosen to design the facility is the famous architecture firm Allied Works. The new building will not only provide the much-needed space for the school’s...

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Center for Fiction Opening New Home in 2019

May 09, 18 Center for Fiction Opening New Home in 2019

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The Center for Fiction, a New York-based organization which self-describes as “the only organization in the US solely devoted to the creation and enjoyment of the art of fiction,” began construction of a new space in Downtown Brooklyn at the end of April this year. The Center expects the building to be ready to open in January...

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Park Slope School Principal Cleared of Communist Organizing

Aug 31, 17 Park Slope School Principal Cleared of Communist Organizing

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Jill Bloomberg, principal of Park Slope Collegiate high school has been absolved of accusations made against her contending that she was organizing and hosting on-campus Communist meetings. Officials of the Department of Education announced last week that after extensive investigation into the allegations, Ms. Bloomberg is...

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Brooklyn-Made Art Adorns Peabody Delivery Trucks

Jul 17, 17 Brooklyn-Made Art Adorns Peabody Delivery Trucks

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As part of a project celebrating local artists, Stop and Shop’s Peapod brand delivery trucks will be covered with five selected pieces of art, beautifying the city while fulfilling orders of New Yorkers across the metro area all summer. Peapod is the country’s largest online grocer, with more than 40 million orders delivered. The...

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Making the World a Better Place: The Maxwell School of Citizenship

Feb 05, 17 Making the World a Better Place: The Maxwell School of Citizenship

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During uncertain times and periods of global upheaval, it is good to know there are well-trained minds working on the most serious issues of our times. Special academic institutions like the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, located at Syracuse University, help educate and influence the global leaders of the future....

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Brooklyn Boom Extends to Gowanus

Dec 26, 16 Brooklyn Boom Extends to Gowanus

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Once disdained as a go-to place in Brooklyn, Gowanus, found between Park Slope and Carroll Gardens, has been making a (positive) name for itself. Once known for its stinky canal and plethora of car repair shops, the area has been remaking itself into a fun place to visit, and maybe even live. Here are a few new fixtures in the...

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