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Jack Perri, the last head men’s basketball coach to lead the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds to the NCAA Tournament, has been fired, the Eagle officially confirmed Tuesday morning. … Full Article

More than 4,000 students graduate from Brooklyn College at 91st Commencement

On June 1 and 2, Brooklyn College celebrated its 91st Commencement with more than 4,300 graduating students. The Class of 2016 — with 3,125 baccalaureate and 1,239 master’s degree recipients — was the largest among Brooklyn higher education institutions. … Full Article

Senior citizens share poems, prose at St. Francis College

St. Francis College recently hosted the sixth annual Senior Citizen Reading of Poetry and Prose by members of Professor Mitch Levenberg's Senior Citizen writing class.  … Full Article

St. Francis College honors newest class of nursing students

Brooklyn Heights’ St. Francis College recently honored its future nurses by hosting its second annual Nursing White Coat Ceremony. Dozens of undergraduate Nursing students each received a medical coat emblazoned with the St. Francis College Nursing logo.  … Full Article

Pratt President Schutte to step down in June 2017

Pratt Institute President Dr. Thomas F. … Full Article

LIU Brooklyn honors schools chancellor Carmen Fariña

LIU Brooklyn honored Carmen Fariña, chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, at its Commencement Ceremony on May 12 at Barclays Center. The distinguished philanthropist and entrepreneur T. Denny Sanford presented an honorary degree to Fariña at the ceremony. … Full Article

St. Francis students earn $1,350 in speech contest

Personal and poignant stories ruled the day at the annual Delaney Speech Contest on April 20 as students offered three- to four-minute persuasive talks to earn a share of the $1,350 in prize money. … Full Article

St. Francis College celebrates new graduates

The St. Francis 2016 College Commencement ceremony will take place at Brooklyn Bridge Park on May 10 at 11 a.m. Hundreds of St. Francis graduates, along with their parents, families and friends will attend the event. A baccalaureate Mass will be held the night before at 6 p.m. at St. … Full Article

Gravesend student picks NYU Law School

Priscilla Consolo has made her big decision. As the Brooklyn Eagle reported earlier this year, Consolo, a Fordham University senior from Gravesend, had her pick of top law schools across the country. … Full Article

Charter Day to celebrate scholarship and Brooklyn leaders

St. Francis College will celebrate its top students and Brooklyn’s top leaders in government, business and education with the 132nd Charter Day convocation on Friday, April 15 at 3 p.m. in the College’s Founders Hall (at 180 Remsen St. in Brooklyn Heights). … Full Article

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