West Harlem Development Corporation

Sun, Apr 5, 2015, 11:48pm
Melvin McCray, an adjunct professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and a former video editor at ABC News, recently brought a group of five Harlem students to Washington, D.C., where they met President Barack Obama, CC ’83, actress Hilary Swank, and director Steve McQueen...
Sun, Nov 23, 2014, 9:43pm
Columbia needs to make a sincere effort to atone for its destruction of Harlem.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014, 4:54pm
Community leaders and politicians in Harlem held two meetings this week to inform locals about the deadly disease and combat the stigma surrounding it.
Wed, Oct 8, 2014, 1:39am
Half of the West Harlem Development Corporation’s $20 million affordable housing fund will be administered by the Local Initiatives Support Corporation, the group’s board of directors announced last week.
Fri, Sep 26, 2014, 1:24am
Approximately 20 parents and community members who were at a meeting Thursday said that the raids unfairly targeted their sons for violence that resulted from a chronic lack of resources.
Sun, Sep 14, 2014, 11:56pm
At a meeting meant to amplify the voices of residents of the Grant and Manhattanville houses on either side of Broadway and 125th Street, attendees said that what spoke loudest was the absence of the youth residents at the center of the ongoing violence between the developments.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 5:02pm
To the east of Morningside Park lies the legendary neighborhood of Harlem, a neighborhood lined with an eclectic mix of big-box stores, boutique restaurants, immigrant centers, and bodegas.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 4:53pm
Manhattanville sits on a low, flat plane just north of Morningside Heights. This former industrial neighborhood will soon house Columbia’s new campus expansion, which will feature graduate school facilities in the arts, sciences, and business.
Mon, Jun 16, 2014, 5:25pm
Columbia submitted a bid on Monday to host President Barack Obama’s, CC ’83, presidential library on its Manhattanville campus, a University spokesperson confirmed.
Fri, May 2, 2014, 5:43am
As the artwork for the Manhattanville Community Arts and Employment Initiative nears completion, organizers are finding out that their original plan to put the art on the construction fences may not happen.

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