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Summer Employment for the 2015 Season - Governors Island National Monument hires college students and others to help operate the park and offer programs from April to September 30, 2015. Find out details for applying for jobs here. Positions are to be advertiszed for just a couple of weeks in January 2015. Check it out and prepare now!

New York Today: Ka-Boom! - An August 14, 2013 listing in the New York Times City Room "Today" column leading with photo tells about cannon firing demonstration at the monument's "Artillery Thursday's" program.

On Governors Island, a Blast of Gunpowder with a Whiff of Toast - An August 15, 2013 short, fun feature in the New York Times City Blog by James Barron covering the cannon firing demonstration at the monument's "Artillery Thursday's" program.

From Here You Could Shoot in Every Direction - An August 2012 New York Times article about touring historic Castle Williams.

At Governors Island Reunion, Childhood Bonds Endure - A New York Times article about the August 2012 Coast Guard reunion on Governors Island sponsored by the National Park Service.




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