Calendar of Events 2017


January 

Movie Day: Hidden Figures 

AMC Theaters 34th Street 

01.13.17 

Basketball Night at Quicken Loans Arena 

01.25.17 (Cleveland Cavaliers vs Sacramento Kings) 

February 

Revolt TV 

02.28.17 

• Art & Media-Exposure Trip 

March 

Glam Night Out 

03.11.17 

Enjoy an evening of beauty, health and wellness tips & gifts for the working woman! Proceeds of GLAM Night Out will go towards The Cush Center for Learning's education initiatives. 

Click here to purchase tickets 

We look forward to seeing you there! 

April 

The Cush Center for Learning, Inc. joins the Maple Pointe Assisted Living: SPRING Eggs-travaganza 

04.08.17 

JOIN US as we share wellness gift bags and tips, with the senior citizens of the Maple Pointe community! Help celebrate the Maple Pointe community's SPRING Eggs-travaganza, enjoy: 

• Basket Making 

• Easter Egg Hunt 

• Face Painting 

Facebook 

04.14.17 

• Technology Exposure Trip 

• Cush Center scholars learn about technology and social media development, with the Facebook team 

Harmony Program and The Cush Center for Learning, Inc. 

04.21.17 

• Music Education &Arts-Exposure Trip 

• Cush Center scholars learn violin, with music prodigies of the Harmony Program 

May 

NYU School of Nursing 

05.08.17 

• Science & Medicine Exposure Trip 

• Students garner hands-on clinical sessions with the students and staff at the New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing 

• Students tour the campus 

CUNY School of Medicine 

05.17.17 

• Science & Medicine Exposure Trip 

• Students garner hands-on clinical sessions with the students and staff at the CUNY School of Medicine\ The Sophie Davis Biomedical Education Program 

• Students tour the campus 

P.S. 48 Q’s Career Day 

05.19.17 

• JOIN US as we inspire our students with esteemed guests, while exposing our scholars to different career opportunities in the S.T.E.A.M subjects 

A Day at Yankee Stadium! 

05.27.17 

• Cush Center scholars enjoy the day at Yankee Stadium! 

June 

The Cush Center for Learning visits The American Ballet Theater: The Golden Cockerel feat. Misty Copeland 

06.02.17 

• The Cush Center team enjoys an evening of Art, Dance & Music at Lincoln Center! 

The Ocean Conference at the United Nations

06.05.17-06.09.17 

• I.K. Cush, Vice-Chairman and Member of the UN, attends and covers this important environmental event, while discussing how S.T.E.A.M can be used to #saveourocean 

Google, Inc. 

06.23.17 

• Technology Exposure Trip 

• The Cush Center scholars visit Google HQ, for a day of S.T.E.M! 

The Melanin Mixer Event 

06.28.17 

• Learn how to grow your brand, and protect it from the pitfalls of brand infringement in the digital space 

July 

Summer vacation is from: 

July 1, 2017-August 11, 2017 


August 

The Cush Center for Learning's Intern Day with MSG Sports 

08.13.17 

Cush Center scholars will: 

• Meet athletes of MSG Sports 

• Interact with MSG Sports executives with Q&A 

• Learn the business behind the sports industry 

The Cush Center for Learning at USTA's Arthur Ashe Kids Day 

08.26.17 

• Expose our youth to sports and athleticism in the world of tennis 

• Gift-bags and Giveaways 

• Interactive tennis sessions 

The Cush Center for Learning at the Hampton Classic 

08.29.17 

• A fun an educative day in the Hamptons, Long Island 

• Exposing our scholars to the science of equestrianism with the talented trainers of the Hampton Classic 

The Cush Center for Learning at Cirque du Soleil's-OVO 

08.30.17 

• An evening of fun and entertainment 

• Exposing our scholars to the arts with the amazing talents of the Cirque du Soleil performers 

September 

The Cush Center for Learning visits UrbanGlass-Brooklyn

09.23.17

The Cush Center team will embark on:

  • A Science & Art Exposure Trip
  • Meet the talented glass makers and designers of the UrbanGlass studio in Brooklyn
  • Observe live demos
  • Facility tour and Q&A

The Cush Center for Learning & The International Culinary Center 

09.29.17

Cush Center scholars will embark on: 

• A Science Exposure Trip 

• Meet the talented and illustrious chefs of the ICC 

• Interact with chefs while learning about the Science of Baking 

• Observe live demos with Q&A

October

The Cush Center for Learning at Weill Cornell Medical Center

10.06.17

  • Science & Medicine Exposure Trip
  • Interactive clinical experience including: SIM lab activities
  • Interact with physicians of Weill Cornell Medical Center with site tour
  • Observe demos with Q&A

The Cush Center for Learning at the Paley Center for Media

10.14.17

  • STEM & Media Exposure Trip
  • Interactive experience within the Paley Center
  • Student networking with STEM companies
  • Interactive Technology demos

The Cush Center for Learning at P.S. 48Q's Annual S.A.V.E Breast Cancer Walk

  • Community event supporting breast cancer awareness, while fundraising for a cause

Pink Icons Breast Cancer Awareness Poster by Zakiya C


The Cush Center for Learning at Spotify

10.27.17 

  • Music Engineering and Arts Exposure Trip
  • Interactive experience within Spotify NYC HQ
  • Facility tour/Q&A
  • Interactive experiences with music engineers

November 

The Cush Center for Learning at Samsung 837

11.03.17 

  • Technology and Innovation Trip
  • Interactive experience within Samsung NYC HQ
  • Facility tour/Q&A
  • Interactive experiences with latest Samsung technology and Virtual Reality

The Cush Center for Learning featuring SIM-VIVO at Weill Cornell Medical Center

11.10.17 

  • Science and Medicine Exposure Trip
  • Interactive experience within Weill Cornell Department of Dermatology
  • Facility tour/Q&A
  • Interactive experiences with suturing featuring SIM-VIVO

Basketball Night at The Barclays Center 

11.14.17 (Brooklyn Nets vs Boston Celtics) 

Basketball Viewing Party Flyer by Zakiya C

The Cush Center for Learning's 2nd Annual S.T.E.A.M Night Out

  • Community event supporting The Cush Center for Learning; bringing students, parents and teachers together for an evening of education, fun, music, and giveaways! Featuring S.T.E.A.M demos from esteemed guests from NYC; Sponsored by Barnes and Noble

Career Expo School Poster by Zakiya C

December 

The Cush Center for Learning's GLAM Night Out: Winter Edition

  • Join Us for an immersive evening of women’s empowerment. Including complimentary mini-makeovers, hors d’oeuvres, giveaways and panel discussions with NYC's top dermatologists and doctors on a variety of women’s health and beauty topics

Girls Night Bachelorette Party Invitation by Zakiya C