Weeks of Reading

Weeks of Reading

Expand your perspective and connect with issues that matter to you

Letter to the Editor Writing Contest

Submit a letter of 200–300 words to the Letter to the Editor writing contest. Enter to win prizes in three categories. Deadline: Thursday, November 3, 2016. See flyer for details.

Writing Tips and Resources

Get your digital subscription
1. Log on to nytimes.com/passes
2. Use your John Jay email address to create a FREE account
3. Read The New York Times online or download the free NYT app

Get a FREE newspaper
From September 19 to 27,  the first fifty students to come to the New Building Atrium each day between 1:30 and 3pm will receive a FREE copy of The New York Times.
Join ‘Times Talks’
Meet with Professor Greg Donaldson and John Jay students to discuss the news of the day. You’ll get  a FREE copy of the New York Times. Every Tuesday in Room 1.99 NB,  1:45–2:55pm. See flyer for details.
Explore Issues of Justice
New York Times Correspondent Michael Wines will be on campus this fall to talk about voting rights and disfranchisement. Wednesday, September 28, L.76 NB, 1:45–2:55pm. See flyer for details.