This edition: CUNY Month Special
Original tape date: November 5, 2006.
On this edition of Study with the Best, we’ll show you how scientists at City College are exploring the use of light to detect cancer. You’ll learn how a Hunter College professor’s research could help people with damaged spinal cords. You’ll be introduced to Dr. Samuel Daniel…the Queens College graduate is the top executive at Harlem’s North General Hospital. Also a Lehman College professor who hopes her research will help asthma sufferers breathe a little easier. We’ll visit a scientific team at Lehman College that is addressing the problem of malnutrition and hunger by researching ways to enhance the nutritional value of corn and other crops. You’ll meet a City College professor who’s attempting to unlock the secrets of the universe. In Vianora Vinca's correspondent reports we’ll reach for the stars with CUNY’s Space Science Program. Visit the brand new Center for Engineered Polymeric Materials at the College of Staten Island and get educated with students in the first ever CUNY Teacher Academy.