After an explosive fight with her boyfriend, Melissa Monserrate, 18 at the time and five months pregnant, shut herself in the bathroom and put a razor blade to her wrist. Her boyfriend found her before she could hurt herself.
The potential impact of Governor Cuomo’s proposal, announced at LaGuardia Community College with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, to make attending a two- or four-year college at CUNY and SUNY tuition–free for families earning less than $125,000.
Mr. Lake is enrolled as a full-time student, pursuing a major in commercial photography. He has ambitions of starting an event photography business, a passion that developed in high school.
Ginia Bellafante visited LaGuardia Community College following the Nov. 8, 2016 election to gauge LaGuardia students’ reactions to the election results.
A comprehensive visual chronicle of Gleason’s Gym, the famed boxing gymnasium in Brooklyn where Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson and other boxing stars trained, by LaGuardia photography professor Thierry Gourjon. Professor Gourjon began photographing the gym in the 1990s.
Joanne Reitano is a professor of history at LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City, Queens. She writes wonderful books about the history of the city and state, and has recently been spending many hours — sometimes all day — at her computer to revise her first book, “The Restless City.”.
The Halal Guys, the NYC food cart vendors turned worldwide franchise, have established a Halal Guys scholarship fund at LaGuardia Community College.