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CW’s Latin Pulse

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Max Torres

One student once said, “if you have Prof. Torres in a morning class, you won’t need coffee. He will keep you awake.” His enthusiasm and high energy are two of his most notable characteristics. He always encourages students to do their best and face all challenges with optimism, passion, and enthusiasm. Prof. Torres is a natural mentor, and he is always involved in projects that help our students. His Puertorican background helps him connect well with minority students, especially Hispanics.

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CW's Latin Pulse

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

During Hispanic Heritage Month we feature the voices of members of the CW family. Today, we present a conversation we had with Monica Alvarracin, who is currently majoring in Health Information Management. Monica immigrated from Ecuador when she was 16 years old. Learning a new language and embracing a new culture was not an easy road for her. Among all the challenges she faced, she was laser focused on her strategy to succeed in life - Obtaining a college degree.

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The College of Westchester

A Simple Way to be Healthier: Go Upstairs and Have a Snack

Thursday, September 24, 2020
Dr. Warren Rosenberg

Even before the Covid-19 pandemic forced us inside and away from physical activity, many Americans had become sedentary, overweight, and at risk for a number of ailments including heart disease and diabetes.

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Dr. Warren Rosenberg, Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs and Professor, School of Health Professions

Message from the President

Friday, June 5, 2020
Black Lives Matter

The death of George Floyd, the events of this past week and the sustained violence of systemic racism in the United States compel me to write today.

We know this is a hard time.  We care about our students.  We are listening and we are here for you.

We are committed to justice, an end to racism and all forms of oppression so people everywhere can be free and live their fullest potential.

Black Lives Matter.


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