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@Macaulay Community Event: The Importance of Juneteenth in Higher Education

@Macaulay Community Event: The Importance of Juneteenth in Higher Education

Dara N. Byrne and Ted Widmer explore the importance of Juneteenth for all Americans, recount its unique history, and envision its future based on progress, research and education.


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@Macaulay Author Series with Matthew John Benecke '05

@Macaulay Author Series with Matthew John Benecke ’05

Author Matthew John Benecke ’05 explores the classic struggle of good versus evil in his novels the Kosmogonia series. He’ll share how Macaulay supported his academic pursuits and prepared him for life as a writer. Joining him in conversation will be Samantha Fang ’23 (Hunter College).


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@Macaulay Author Series with Asher Orkaby '07

@Macaulay Author Series with Asher Orkaby ’07

Join us for an enlightening discussion on Yemen: What Everyone Needs to Know, a newly released book by alumnus and author, Asher Orkaby ’07 (Brooklyn). He will be in conversation with Brooklyn College’s history professor, KC Johnson. Orkaby gives a comprehensive introduction to Yemen’s current crises, major players, and potential solutions to an ongoing civil war.


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@Macaulay Author Series with Tamar Herman '14

@Macaulay Author Series with Tamar Herman ’14

Daebak! Join us for an exciting discussion on the world of K-pop with alumna, Tamar Herman ’14 on her recently published book BTS: Blood, Sweat & Tears. Joining her will be first-year scholar, Christina Tran ’24, John Jay College.


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@Macaulay Inside Look at Springboard: A Senior Thesis Project

What is Macaulay Springboard? It’s an open-ended senior thesis project that builds on knowledge acquired and opens possibilities for ongoing learning. All scholars in this class have been accepted to present their work at the Northeast Regional Honors Conference, which will be held online this year. This event will highlight the research of 3 students, giving us an inside look at an honors education.


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@Macaulay Inside Look: Impact Documentaries with Robert Small

@Macaulay Inside Look: Impact Documentaries with Robert Small

Impact documentaries are recognized as a powerful voice for promoting awareness in the human condition and have become motivating tools to promote real change in the world. Get an inside look at our honors class with Robert Small, Director of Macaulay’s New Media & Digital Content Lab.


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@Macaulay Author Series with Shane Martin ’20 and Geevanesam Devakanmalai ’21

Adventure awaits in Shane Martin’s historical fantasy book Lost Souls: A Servant of Death. Shane and illustrator, Geevanesam Devakanmalai ’21 will be in conversation with Victoria Smith ’20.


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@Macaulay Author Series with Grecia Huesca Dominguez ’12

@Macaulay Author Series with Grecia Huesca Dominguez ’12

Grecia Huesca Dominguez ’12 will read Dear Abuelo, recognized as one of the Best Children’s Books of 2020 and a finalist for the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award.


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@Macaulay Community Spotlight on Shelley V. Worrell, Founder + CEO of CaribBeing

The Caribbean is calling! Macaulay Honors College is taking you on a direct flight to the borough of Brooklyn to learn about the people and culture of Little Caribbean.  Come “lime” with Shelley V. Worrell, Founder + CEO of CaribBeing; Macaulay alumna, Ana Luiza Teodoro ’18 and musical guest, Kareem Thompson performing on steel pan drums.


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Macaulay Author Series with Dr. Yasmine Daniels ’08

@Macaulay Author Series with Dr. Yasmine Daniels ’08

Join us for a lively discussion on women in the sciences, personal branding and professional growth featuring two of our former Hunter scholars: Researcher and author Dr. Yasmine Daniels ’08 and Ashley Sealy ’20.


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@Macaulay Author Series with Daniel Scarpati '15

@Macaulay Author Series with Daniel Scarpati ’15

Daniel Scarpati ’15 talks about his book Gofers: On the Front Lines of Film and Television. Moderator: Lee Quinby, founder of Luck Find Productions and retired Distinguished Lecturer at Macaulay Honors College.


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State by State: Macaulay Students Evaluate Key Election Battlegrounds

State by State

The election of 2020 offers a large canvas, suitable for examining history, political science, civics and even some anthropology. Join Prof. Ted Widmer and Macaulay students for a unique event as they share analysis of 20 of the most critical American states in this year’s election—and question the health of our democracy in the process.


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Carmen Boullosa

Carmen Boullosa: Latinx on the Town

In this special talk for Macaulay Seminar 1 students, author, artist, and Macaulay Distinguished Lecturer Carmen Boullosa will discuss Spanish-Speaking artists and authors in New York City, 1900-1957.


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Watch Now! Macaulay Authors: Carmen Boullosa

Carmen Boullosa in conversation with Joe Ugoretz about The Book of Anna.


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VIRTUAL BOOK TALK: JULY 14, 2020 AT 4PM Prof. Ted Widmer discusses Lincoln on the Verge with Eric Gioia

Watch Now: Macaulay Authors: Ted Widmer

A president under fire, a nation facing economic struggles and divided by racial issues. The backdrop of Ted Widmer’s latest book, Lincoln on the Verge, seems more relevant today than ever. Join us for a virtual discussion with Professors Widmer and Eric Gioia, as they explore the intersections of politics, policy, and how to build a brighter future for New Yorkers.


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Watch Now—Macaulay Responds: Hear From our Experts Fighting the Virus

Watch Now—Macaulay Responds: Hear From our Experts Fighting the Virus

Macaulay Dean Mary C. Pearl will moderate a discussion with representatives of the Macaulay community who are working in different capacities to prevent, fight, treat, or study COVID-19. The Zoom webinar is free and open to all. Registration required.


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