Queens College (QC) is one of the four-year colleges in the City University of New York system.
Its 80-acre campus is located in a residential area of Flushing in the borough of Queens – U. most ethnically diverse county – with a student body that represents over 170 countries.
In 2013 Queens College was ranked #2 nationally by the Washington Monthly for giving students the "best bang for their bucks." Before Queens College was established in 1937, the site of the campus was home to the Jamaica Academy, a one-room schoolhouse built in the early 19th century, where Walt Whitman once worked as teacher.
KING: Demanding justice for Karina Vetrano doesn't require racism When they did, one source said, the East New York man cracked. He just happened to come up on her.” Hours after Lewis was arrested Saturday evening outside his home in East New York, a profile began to emerge of one of the most wanted and unsuspecting men in the city.
“He was pretty forthcoming once he was in custody,” a law enforcement source told the Daily News about Lewis, 20. Mother of Karina Vetrano blasts suspected killer in court Lewis had been in a little trouble with the law, receiving several summonses in Howard Beach not far from the crime scene.
All five Wonder Theatres are miraculously still standing.
I’ve written about Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre (now being restored), and I’ve been to The Bronx’s Paradise Theatre, Washington Heights’ 175th Street Theatre, and the Loew’s Jersey City. Then I found this picture of the interior in its hey day, and it floored me.