Chancellor James B. Milliken

Chancellor James B. Milliken

Appointed to start on June 1, 2014, James B. Milliken serves as Chancellor of The City University of New York. »

Archive for 2011

Dr. Carole Berotte Joseph Named President of Bronx Community College; Distinguished Educator Returns Home to CUNY

January 28, 2011 | News from the Chancellor

In January, the CUNY Board of Trustees appointed Carole Berotte Joseph as president of Bronx Community College, following a national search. Berotte Joseph, currently president of Massachusetts Bay Community College, previously served as vice president for academic affairs at CUNY’s Hostos Community College and a faculty member at CUNY’s City College. She will begin her tenure at Bronx Community College this summer.

Reimagining Public Higher Education

January 11, 2011 | News from the Chancellor, Speeches and Testimony

Thank you, Sy.  It is always a very great pleasure to join you and the CEI-PEA.  It gives me a chance to acknowledge your tremendous work as an educator and a New Yorker.  Most of you know that The City University of New York counts Sy as one of our own.  This morning I’d like […]

Weathering an Imperfect Storm

January 11, 2011 | CUNY Matters Columns

As the recession has deepened, the situation for public higher education has become more perilous.  A recent report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities indicates that since 2008, at least 43 states have cut assistance to public colleges and universities and/or made large increases in tuition. That’s why CUNY hosted a summit in […]

Supreme Praise for CUNY Power

January 11, 2011 | CUNY Matters Columns

In June, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor addressed graduates at Hostos Community College, her mother’s alma mater, saying that a Hostos education “gave me and my brother a powerful example of the value of education and of family.  My family is a testament to the contributions that community colleges make to our society.”  […]