News from The City University of New York

CCNY Alumni to Honor C. Virginia Fields & Friars Club

October 23, 2014 | City College

Former Manhattan Borough President C. Virginia Fields and the famed Friars Club will receive the 67th John H. Finley Award from The Alumni Association of The City College of New York at the New York Hilton November 6. In addition, seven City College alumni will receive Townsend Harris Medals. The awards will be presented at the association’s 134th Annual Dinner.

Exhibit Your Art at Medgar Evers College!

October 23, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Department of Mass Communications, Creative & Performing Arts and Speech invites college and high school students to exhibit their work at Medgar Evers College (MEC).

Medgar Accounting Students Take Home Top Prize

October 22, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) and the Department of Accounting proudly announce that Natasha Paguandas, Michael Gray, Natika John, Sadna Roberts and Jezel Best earned 1st place at the prestigious 8th Annual Deloitte NABA New York Case Study Competition. The competition was held at Deloitte’s Manhattan Office in Rockefeller Center, Saturday, October 18, 2014.

Baruch College Welcomes Author Gary Shteyngart for a Discussion and Book Signing

October 21, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College and The Sandra Kahn Wasserman Jewish Studies Center welcomes author Gary Shteyngart for a discussion and signing of his new book, Little Failure, on October 23.

Domestic Violence Awareness Presentation

October 17, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Center for Women’s Development at Medgar Evers College announces its 2014 Domestic Violence Awareness Presentation with special recognition of the increasing numbers of students affected by this tragedy. Domestic/intimate partner violence is a recurring issue in students’ ability to successfully matriculate.

Professor Borgmann on the Status of Abortion Access in Texas

October 16, 2014 | CUNY School of Law

Professor Caitlin Borgmann contributed her expertise to a New York Times article “Texas Abortion Clinics to Reopen Despite a Future in Legal Limbo”.

Vice President of Continuing Education at LaGuardia Community College Wins National Award

October 16, 2014 | LaGuardia Community College

Jane E. Schulman, Vice President of the Division of Adult and Continuing Education at LaGuardia Community College, has been given the National Leadership Award by the National Council for Continuing Education & Training (NCCET).

Professor Publishes New Book About the Culture of Reading

October 16, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Meagan Lacy, Assistant Professor and Coordinator for Information Literacy Services & Instruction, is an author and the editor of a new book, The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond (ABC-CLIO, 2014). This inspiring guide shows how to implement the principles of the Slow Book movement in college […]


October 15, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism is thrilled to announce that our Social Journalism master’s degree program has been approved by the New York State Education Department and will kick off its inaugural semester in January 2015.