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It seems like an ever-repeating pattern: A mass shooting happens. Talk of gun reform is ubiquitous. Politicians make grand speeches about legislation to either limit gun access or to strengthen Second Amendment rights. Bills are written that die in committees, and the issue is untouched until the next tragedy. more
This is not how Tom Cosgrove envisioned his 2019 baseball season unfolding. more
There are a number of potholes that can litter the road to the Major Leagues for aspiring baseball players. Slumps are never good. Neither are injuries. But Fabian Peña is facing a rather unusual obstacle as he plays his first full season of professional baseball. His road to playing time is currently being blocked not by a slump or injury, but instead by one Joey Bart. more
Joe Jacques didn’t know what to expect as he prepared for his first professional spring training last February. What he got was his most fervent wish — and more. more
Undocumented students who attend New York schools can now apply for state financial aid thanks to passage of the Dream Act in this year’s legislative session. The state legislation, championed by the late Queens Sen. Jose Peralta, was inspired by the federal DREAM Act to offer legal status for eligible undocumented students who came to the United States as children. The bill never made it out of Congress. more
It was June 11, almost a full week since Major League Baseball’s amateur draft had concluded without Manhattan College’s John Cain hearing his name called. more
Alia Flanigan has always been intrigued by travel, and the different customs and flavors the world has to offer. And now that she has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright scholarship, she will get to … more
Major League Baseball’s amateur draft is the holy grail for any player who hopes to make playing professional baseball a reality. more
This week could be the biggest one of John Cain’s young life. And while he’s not exactly sure how he is going to spend his time, the one thing he won’t be doing is watching … more
Parked in the new Raymond Kelly Student Commons at Manhattan College are two zipcars filling a central Riverdale zipcar vacuum. Those cars will save MC students and neighboring residents a great deal … more
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