News from The City University of New York

Queens College Named a Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students

February 24, 2017 | Queens College

Once again, Queens College has been named a Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students.

Protecting the Rights of Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Students

February 24, 2017 | The University

The Department of Justice and the Department of Education jointly issued a letter on February 22 withdrawing guidance from the Obama administration that protected the rights of transgender and gender-nonconforming students to use the single-sex facility (such as a restroom) consistent with their gender identity.

Black Law Student Association (BLSA) Holds Annual February Gala

February 23, 2017 | CUNY School of Law

Last week, the Black Law Students Association (BLSA) held its annual fundraising gala. Tickets to the gala were sold-out for a second year in a row and ticket sales alone, raised more than $6,000.

Hakima Bahri Receives Fulbright Scholarship: Visiting Professor to Conduct Research at CSI

February 23, 2017 | College of Staten Island

This summer, Hakima Bahri, PhD, will take leave from her research post at L’Ecole Nationale d’Agriculture de Meknès in Morocco to conduct her research at more »

Wall Street Journal: Community Colleges Look to Replicate CUNY’s Accelerated Strategy

February 23, 2017 | The University

Schools in Ohio and California, among others, aim to boost graduation rates with support programs

CUNY’S ASAP To Be Replicated in Two More States

February 23, 2017 | The University

The City University of New York’s nationally acclaimed CUNY Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) to improve community-college graduation rates will be replicated in two more states – New York and California – through a grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation “Moving the Needle” initiative.

More Graduates,Top Rankings for Social Mobility and Debt-Free Education

February 22, 2017 | The University

More graduates, more degrees granted, more high-achieving students, persistent strong enrollments and a shower of prestigious rankings and faculty and student honors all define The City University of New York during the first quarter of 2017.

CUNY Launches Landmark Initiative to Open City’s Arts and Cultural Institutions to Students

February 21, 2017 | The University

New program will provide free admission to cultural institutions, enhance academic arts offerings and create arts internships for CUNY students

CSI Offers Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering: New Program Begins in Fall 2017

February 21, 2017 | College of Staten Island

Animator Hayao Miyazaki once said, “…Engineers turn dreams into reality.” The College of Staten Island (CSI) is proud to be a part of that reality more »

Queens College Women’s Basketball Team Clinches East Coast Conference Regular Season Title in 14th Consecutive Win at Home

February 21, 2017 | Queens College

Queens College bid farewell to three members of its outstanding women’s basketball team in a historic game on Wednesday, February 15.

CCNY students share Indian study abroad experience in the classroom

February 21, 2017 | City College

Back from the institution’s inaugural study abroad program to India, City College of New York education majors are wasting no time applying their new Asian experience in the classroom.

CCNY observes Social Justice Week with Mexican Coalition

February 17, 2017 | City College

The City College of New York and New York University co-host discussions during Social Justice Week, Feb. 20-24, to commemorate The World Day of Social Justice in conjunction with the Mexican Coalition and the Central American University of Nicaragua.