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A High School Intern’s Experience at NYCEDC

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This summer, New York City Economic Development Corporation invited select high school students to intern with the organization. Raymond Bell, a senior at Ralph R. McKee High School, interned with NYCEDC’s Development team, which is currently working on a master planning process exploring the future of Sunnyside Yard, one of the busiest railroad facilities in the country.

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A Day In the Life of a LifeSci NYC Intern: Aminoor Rashid

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For the first in a series of posts from this summer's LifeSci NYC interns, we hear from Aminoor Rashid, who spent the summer at Lucerna, Inc.

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Every Week is Shark Week at the New York Aquarium

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Shark Week comes only once a year, but Coney Island now offers sharks-on-demand all year long.

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LifeSci NYC Internship Boot Camp

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The LifeSci NYC Internship Program held its pre-internship “boot camp”— a four-day intensive training program—right after Memorial Day. The program was held at CUSP, NYU’s Center for Urban Science and Progress, located on NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s campus in Brooklyn.

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Why Hot Dogs? Plus Independence Day by the Numbers

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Hot dogs are originally a German food, so why do we relish them so on this most American of American holidays?

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Digital Health Spotlight: How Citus Health is Transforming Care for Patients at Home

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The Digital Health Breakthrough Network (DHBN) is currently seeking its fourth class of startups, just as an alumnus of the program is reaching new and exciting milestones.

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Captain’s Log: A Look Back at NYC Ferry’s First Year of Service

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As the spring season sails ahead and as the summer nears, we have a lot to celebrate – including a very successful inaugural year for NYC Ferry!

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If I’d Only Known: 3 Tips for Success in the Workplace

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In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting the advice three women at NYCEDC wish they’d received when they were first starting out in the workplace.

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Coney Island Opens for the Season

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This Sunday, March 25, marks the official opening of the amusements at Coney Island. The annual Palm Sunday kickoff includes the traditional Egg Cream Christening and Blessing of the Rides.

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You’re Speaking My Language: Making Connections in Inwood

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NYCEDC’s success hinges on connecting with the neighborhoods we serve. That’s why the Government and Community Relations team has made community engagement a priority. We want Inwood residents—and residents throughout the City—to understand the various resources made available through the City of New York.