College Democrats of New York

College Democrats of New York is the official college outreach wing of the New York State Democratic party. As an affiliate of College Democrats of America, our goal is to empower young progressives one student at a time. We are committed to electing strong progressive Democrats in the state of New York and across the country.

Weekend recap 4/24/14 – 4/26/14

CDNY chapters have action-packed weekend across the state for three major events.

Thursday, April 24, 2014: New York University College Democrats chapter held their annual formal, A Political Affair, where members from Brooklyn College-CUNY and St. John's College attended. Assemblyman Keith Wright, co-chair of the New York Democratic Party was the keynote speaker. Donya Nassar, CDNY's president, met John Catsimatidis Jr., the New York Federation of College Republican's president. 

Friday, April 25-26, 2014: University at Albany- SUNY College Democrats attended the NYS Democratic Rural Conference. CDNY's Capital Region Chair, Christian Chowdhruy, met Governor Andrew Cuomo, and their chapter had a conversation with Aaron Woolf (D), congressional candidate for NY-21.

Saturday, April 26, 2014: Hofstra University College Democrats had their Relay for Life event where Kevin Gomez, our Vice-President and Blaine Volpe, our Long Island Region Chair, spent time together raising money combatting cancer.