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Back-to-School Gift Certificate Giveaway

It's back-to-school season, so we thought it was time to give away a couple of gift certificates. We'll set two winners up with a $50 gift certificate to help you get your learn on!

To enter, just leave a comment below letting us know your favorite fall activity in NYC by Monday, September 8, 2014 at 12pm EDT. We'll select the winners at random and let you know via email/facebook. You have to be 18 and live in the US, btw. 

If you...

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Job Board: Opening at the Brainery

We're looking for someone to help out with the day-to-day running of the Brainery. It's a part-time gig (approximately 16-20 hours a week), and involves all kinds of super glamorous and not-so-glamorous things. A partial list might be:

• Teacher outreach and class scheduling
• Working Monday, Tuesday, Thursday evenings and (generally) Saturday afternoons in Prospect Heights...

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Navigating the Diamond District like a Pro: Tips from Gray & Davis

A guest post from Ali and Anna from Gray & Davis.


We had a great time talking about antique jewels at the Brainery last week, thanks for having us!

Since our shop is located in the Diamond District, we found that a lot of people in the class were curious about navigating that notorious stretch of 47th between 5th and 6thAvenues. With that in mind, we put together a couple of tips to help pavé  your way and avoid any...

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