This edition: CUNY Journeys - Overseas and UndergroundTweet
Original tape date: May 2, 2016.
First aired: May 29, 2016.
This month’s Study With the Best travels to both Cuba and Korea, goes into the subway to hear opera, explores the world of GIFs, and profiles a winner of a MacArthur Genius Grant. Michael Branson Smith of York College has been studying and creating GIFs for quite some time; a profile of Brooklyn College professor Ben Lerner; the CUNY athletic conference sent 16 student-athletes to Cuba on a CUNY Goodwill tour; students head to South Korea as part of the CUNY Study Abroad in South Korea program; and Samantha Echo is an opera singer and songwriter who performs as part of Music Under New York.
Michael Branson Smith York College
Nadia Burgess Brooklyn College
Young Cheong Program Director, CUNY Study Abroad in South Korea, Brooklyn College
Diana Cuevas Student-Athlete, York College
Zak Ivkovic Executive Director, CUNY Athletic Conference
Ronald Kuang Brooklyn College
Ben Lerner Author; Professor, Brooklyn College
Frances Louis Brooklyn College
Samantha Marguiles Opera Singer, Music Under New York
Johanna Palma Student-Athlete, Hostos Community College
Justin Starrantino Student-Athlete, Baruch College