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NewYork1 News profiles Professor Boukary Sawadogo's latest book, Africans in Harlem: An Untold New York Story

Sawadogo's book, Africans in Harlem

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During Incoming Student Orientation students share their impressions of the CCNY campus:

Photograph of the on-campus pedestrian bridge over Convent Avenue inscribed "Welcome to CCNY".

photograph: Corin Perdomo

Read the full story in Harlem View: WOW Photo Challenge

Harlem View is a blog with an eye on community, culture, art, food and life in and around Harlem.

It is a product of CCNY Journalism Program in collaboration with the Documentary Forum.



Congratulations to the Classes of 2020, 2021, 2022!

Commencement highlights may be found here.


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Division of Humanities and the Arts

Renata K. Miller
Dean (Interim)

North Academic Center
Room 5/225
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

p: 212.650.8166
e:  humanities@ccny.cuny.edu

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“One child, one teacher, one pen, and one book can change the world.”
Malala Yousafzai

“The function of art is to do more than tell it like it is—it’s to imagine what is possible.”
bell hooks

“It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.”
Audre Lorde