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Adult Literacy Students Visit National September 11 Memorial and Museum

November 15, 2018

On November 15, 2018, the advanced level ESL class in Education and Career Services’ Adult Literacy Program visited the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York City.  This museum commemorates the tragic events from the attack on September 11, 2001. 

Adult Literacy Returns to MOCA

September 17, 2018

On September 6, 2018, Education and Career Services’ Adult Literacy Program returned to the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA).

Adult Literacy Program Explores Lower Manhattan

July 25, 2018
On June 7, 2018, the intermediate-level classes from CPC’s Adult Literacy Program visited some sites in Lower Manhattan to expand the students’ understanding of New York City and explore new and different neighborhoods outside of Chinatown. Registration for ESOL/Civics classes is open for the fall.
August 2, 2018
Lynn Nakazawa

CPC's Adult Literacy Students Rally at City Hall

June 29, 2018

On June 6, 2018, CPC joined 1,500 allies and partner organizations- including the New York Coalition for Adult Literacy- at City Hall to rally in support of continued adult literacy funding. Attendees highlighted the necessity of ongoing support for literacy services, and urge

June 29, 2018
Lynn Nakazawa
CPC Receives FPWA 2018 Program Grant

FPWA Supports CPC Education & Career Services with Program Grant

April 18, 2018

On April 17, 2018, CPC attended the 2018 FPWA Program Awards Breakfast. Accepting the $20,000 grant on behalf of CPC were Wayne Ho, President & CEO; Kim To, Chief Development Officer; and Brian Chen, Director of Education & Career Services.

April 18, 2018
Christina

Adult Literacy Students Visit MOCA

February 9, 2018

On February 1, 2018, ten students from the Adult Literacy Program’s advanced-level ESOL/Civics class of the Education and Career Services Division had the opportunity to visit the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA).

March 1, 2018
Lynn Nakazawa

Field Trip Day for Adult Literacy Students

January 5, 2018

On November 30, 2017, about 150 students from twelve classes in CPC’s Education and Career Services Adult Literacy Program visited several of Manhattan's major cultural sites.

February 7, 2018
Lynn Nakazawa

CPC Community Votes

September 12, 2017

CPC in conjunction with UNH’s Community Votes Initiative has been reminding community members and staff to Get Out the Vote!

September 12, 2017
Amy Torres

CPC Adult Literacy Students Watch the Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017

Advanced-level students from CPC's Adult Literacy Program in Manhattan used a variety of experiments to watch this year's solar eclipse.

August 21, 2017
Amy Torres
1,500 Strong at Rally for Adult Literacy

1,500 Strong at Rally for Adult Literacy

June 1, 2017

On May 31, 2017, 1,500 English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) students and community supporters rallied at City Hall Park in support of $12 million in funding for Adult Literacy programs in the upcoming New York City budget.

July 27, 2017
Christina
Lunar New Year Oral History Project with NYPL

Lunar New Year Oral History Project with NYPL

March 6, 2017

In January, 2017, students in one of the Office for New Americans high intermediate-level English classes in CPC’s Workforce Development Division Adult Literacy Program participated in recording their oral histories as part of the Chinatown Legacy Project, part of the New York Public Library’s Co

July 5, 2017
Simon