Story Categories: History Department

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May 7, 2014
Wagner College senior Gary Giordano of Princes Bay, Staten Island, a history and education major, has won a James Madison Fellowship to support his graduate studies this fall at Columbia University’s [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 25, 2014
On Thursday, April 24, Bronia Brandman told a packed house at Wagner College about her experience during the Holocaust. Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and co-author of “The Girl Who Survived: A True [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 3, 2014
On Thursday, April 24 at 12:30 p.m., Wagner College will host this year’s observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day, featuring keynote speaker Bronia Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and co-author of [...] Keep reading →
 
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November 14, 2013
On Thursday, Nov. 14, Wagner College marked the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the “Night of Broken Glass,” with a luncheon lecture by Reni Hanau, a survivor of the Nazi terror. New York 1 multimedia [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 24, 2013
On Wednesday, April 24, 2013, Wagner College’s History Department and Staten Island Arts (aka COAHSI) co-sponsored a gallery reception and panel discussion marking the NYC’s 10th Immigrant Heritage [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 24, 2013
On Tuesday, April 23, 2013, New York 1’s Amanda Farinacci previewed “Hispanic Staten Island: Culture & Identity,” a public forum, cultural celebration and artists’ reception celebrating the [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 24, 2013
Many people think of Staten Island, one of the five boroughs of New York City, as being mostly white and mostly native-born — but the fact is that, in 2010, more than 20% of the population of Staten [...] Keep reading →
 
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March 5, 2013
Wagner College’s inaugural Black History Month Scholar Symposium featured guest speaker Tricia Rose, professor of Africana Studies at Brown University, on the topic of “Race, Media and Social Justice [...] Keep reading →
 
February 27, 2013
ATTENTION:  SOPHOMORES & JUNIORS Wagner College is conducting a competition to award the Monterosso Scholarship.  The Scholarship, a $5,000 award, will be presented to a Wagner student with junior [...] Keep reading →
 
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February 26, 2013
New York 1 reported on the seventh annual Youth Empowerment Summit at Wagner College, held Saturday, Feb. 23, as part of a movement by local leaders to urge young people to get more involved in their [...] Keep reading →