Dana Gethers, 20, IS a Hunter College junior set to graduate in the Spring of 2015 with a major in English Literature and minor in Media. With her heart set on pursuing a career in journalism or publishing upon obtaining her Master's degree, Dana keeps busy. She is a full-time student as well as a babysitter and tutor for a wonderful Harlem family. In addition, Dana is an avid reader, a dog-lover, a proud churchgoer, and a sister to four. She is joining the Amsterdam News staff for the Spring 2014 internship semester.
The City University of New York (CUNY) has launched the Terence D. Tolbert Public Service Internship six years after the death of a man who dedicated his life to public service.
New Yorkers are demanding a quality education for preschoolers.
In honor of Women's History Month, the legacy of Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm will be honored with the introduction of the 2014 Shirley Chisholm Membership Level.
Two years after the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin the world continues to remember him.
The NYPD and the MTA will begin clearing the homeless out of the city's subways on Feb. 24 at 3 a.m., in what the department is calling an “outreach program,” to offer them alternative shelter from the cold.
White House officials report that by the end of January 2014 more than 3.3 million Americans will have signed up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. Despite this, White House Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett reasons that the number could be much higher if more members of the African American community would take advantage.
AMNews editor Nayaba Arinde had coffee with readers at the Therapy Wine Bar in Brooklyn. Hear what they had to say about it.
“White Walls: Men of Color in Higher Education.” at City College on Sunday Feb. 23 from 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
New York City taxi drivers are not happy with recent traffic safety regulations that may stifle their ability to make money.
MBDA, is seeking nominations of exceptional minority entrepreneurs and organizations that have demonstrated leadership and commitment in advancing the minority business community in 2014.