Trustees

Tony Kushner attends a tribute to Kathryn Bigelow at The Museum of Modern Art on November 10, 2010 in New York City.  (credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

CUNY’s Trustees Block Honorary Degree For Prize-Winning Playwright Tony Kushner

The trustees of the City University of New York have voted to block a planned honorary degree to playwright Tony Kushner. The vote came after one trustee said the “Angels in America” playwright had made disparaging comments about Israel in the past.

05/05/2011

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

NYC Comptroller Wants Pension Fund Data Online

Comptroller John Liu says “pensioners as well as taxpayers deserve to know how their money is being invested and spent.”

03/28/2011

Cigarette butts in an ashtray - File / Photo: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images

CUNY Trustees Vote To Ban Smoking On Campuses

Since CUNY cannot forbid smoking on city sidewalks, the smoking ban will be felt more on campuses with large green spaces like Queens College and City College.

01/25/2011