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Arts & Music Run DMC member Darryl McDaniels.

Legendary rapper Darryl McDaniels, who helped popularize hip hop music in the 80s as a member of Run DMC, will speak at Kingsborough Community College this Wednesday about his creative process in developing a line of comic books inspired by his life as a musician. The lecture, which includes a Q&A with the audience, is…

Police & Fire An FDNY ambulance.

Rescue workers pulled a woman to shore at Kingsborough Community College Tuesday morning after she jumped into Sheepshead Bay, according to the FDNY. The fire department says emergency workers responded to a report of a drowning victim near the campus just before 7am. Authorities could not explain why the woman had jumped into the water. They…

News Students from Kingsborough Community College's Maritime Technology program participating in a rescue training exercise with the Coast Guard.

Many graduates of Kingsborough Community College’s Maritime Technology Program have saved lives while working at sea. They’ve battled raging car fires near the East River and hauled drowning swimmers out of Jamaica Bay. The first police rescue swimmer to dive into the Hudson and reach the passengers on US Airways Flight 1549 started training here. On Wednesday morning, a…

Police & Fire jet skiers rescued off manhattan beach.

Officer’s Koncewicz & Yu along with @NYPDSpecialops & @FDNY pulled a couple to shore after their jet ski tipped over — NYPD 61st Precinct (@NYPD61Pct) July 20, 2015 The NYPD confirmed that two jet skiers were rescued in the early evening Sunday off the coast of Manhattan Beach. According to a tweet posted the…

Education Kingsborough Community College new stem lab.

Kingsborough Community College (KCC) unveiled on Thursday its brand new $200,000 STEM lab, where a select group of incoming freshman will participate in an immersive summer boot camp meant to stimulate interest in math- and science-related careers. “Educational research shows that hands-on, contextual learning appears to be most effective when introducing students to new areas of…

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