Archive for 2000

Councilwoman Helen Marshall and CUNY Co-Sponsor College Information Fair On Saturday, December 16, 2000

December 13, 2000 | The University

New York City Councilwoman Helen Marshall and The City University of New York are co-sponsoring a CUNY College Information Fair in Corona, Queens, to be held on Saturday, December 16, 2000 at 11 A.M. at the Louis Armstrong Middle School I.S. 227.

CUNY Honors Jack and Lewis Rudin At Salute to Scholars Reception

December 11, 2000 | The University

The City University of New York will honor long-time supporters Jack Rudin and Lewis Rudin, as well as 183 outstanding faculty members, on Monday, December 11, 5:30 p.m. at a Salute to Scholars reception to be held in the Pierpont Morgan Library, 29 East 36th Street in Manhattan.

Research Chemist Spiro Alexandratos Named University Dean for Research

November 22, 2000 | The University

The City University of New York has named research chemist Dr. Spiro D. Alexandratos to be University Dean for Research, effective February 1, 2001. His appointment was recommended by Chancellor Matthew and approved by The CUNY Board of Trustees.

New CUNY-TV Advisory Committee Taps Prominent Television and Industry Leaders

November 22, 2000 | The University

A Blue Ribbon advisory committee of prominent leaders in television, finance and education has been named to help shape the future of CUNY-TV/Channel 75, the University’s educational cable television station.

Councilman Adolfo Carrion, Jr. And CUNY Sponsor College Information Fair Sunday, Nov. 19 At Jimmy’s Bronx Cafe

November 14, 2000 | The University

New York City Councilman Adolfo Carrion, Jr. and The City University of New York will co-sponsor a CUNY college information fair on Sunday, November 19, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Jimmy’s Bronx Café in the Fordham section of the Bronx.

CUNY Names William G. Barry University Director of Public Safety

October 23, 2000 | The University

Chancellor Matthew Goldstein today announced the appointment of William G. Barry to the position of University Director of Public Safety. Director Barry is a prominent expert in public safety training who served on the federal team that investigated the 1996 downing of TWA Flight 800.

Councilman Linares and CUNY Co-Sponsor College Information Fair

October 20, 2000 | The University

New York City Councilman Guillermo Linares and The City University of New York are co-sponsoring a CUNY college information fair in Washington Heights, Manhattan, to be held on Saturday, October 21, 2000, beginning at 11:00 A.M. at George Washington High School.

“Study With The Best” at CUNY:A New Career and College Guide

October 17, 2000 | The University

A colorful and informative introduction to the wealth of educational opportunities available at The City University of New York is now being offered in a new University-wide career and college guide entitled “Study With The Best.”

Chairman Badillo & Commissioner Kerik Encourage Chairmanage CUNY Students To Consider Careers in NYPD

October 16, 2000 | The University

Herman Badillo, Chairman of The City University of New York Board of Trustees and Police Commissioner Bernard B. Kerik are urging CUNY students to consider a career in law enforcement.

CUNY’s “Project Vote” Reminder:October 13th is “D” Day (Decision Day)Last Day to Register for November 7th Election

October 5, 2000 | The University

The City University of New York’s “Project Vote” distributed posters this week to all 20 CUNY campuses urging members of the University community to register by October 13 so they can be eligible to vote in the presidential,statewide, and local elections on November 7.

Low Cost Health Insurance Available to Children of CUNY Students

October 3, 2000 | The University

Low cost health insurance is now available to many children of students attending The City University of New York under a new state-sponsored program, the details of which are contained in a new brochure available at student health service offices at the CUNY campuses.

Joint Statement by Chairman Herman Badillo and Chancellor Matthew Goldstein on the Approval of The City University of New York Master Plan 2000-2004 by the New York State Board of Regents

September 15, 2000 | The University

Joint Statement by Chairman Herman Badillo and Chancellor Matthew Goldstein on the Approval of The City University of New York Master Plan 2000-2004 by the New York State Board of Regents

A University on The Move: CUNY Report Highlights Progress and Reform

September 12, 2000 | The University

A new progress report on The City University of New York entitled “A University on the Move” was released today summarizing major initiatives underway at the nation’s largest urban university system.

City University Opens Expanded Midtown Admissions Help Center

June 26, 2000 | The University

The City University of New York has opened a new, one-stop, admissions help center conveniently located in the heart of midtown Manhattan to serve thousands of prospective students seeking a college education at one of the University’s 20 campuses.

Wellington Z. Chen Named to CUNY Board

June 26, 2000 | The University

The New York State Senate unanimously approved on June 22 the appointment of Wellington Z. Chen, a Senior Vice President of the TDC Development Corporation, to serve on The City University of New York Board of Trustees, effective immediately.

Trustees Approve Four Senior Management Appointments Recommended by Chancellor

June 26, 2000 | The University

Four senior management appointments were approved today by The City University of New York Board of Trustees as recommended by Chancellor Matthew Goldstein and following national searches.

Chairman Herman Badillo Reappointed to CUNY Board of Trustees

June 26, 2000 | The University

The New York State Senate has unanimously approved the reappointment of City University Board of Trustees Chairman Herman Badillo by Governor George A. Pataki on June 22 to a new seven year term, effective immediately.

CUNY Names Dr. Russell K. Hotzler Interim President of Queens College

June 26, 2000 | The University

The City University of New York Board of Trustees named Dr. Russell K. Hotzler Interim President of Queens College at its June 26 meeting. His appointment, recommended by Chancellor Matthew Goldstein, is effective September l.

Chancellor’s Report Regarding the Chancellor’s Forum on CUNY Master Plan

June 26, 2000 | The University

Chancellor’s Report Regarding the Chancellor’s Forum on CUNY Master Plan

CUNY Hosts “Educational Opportunities” Forum for Consul Generals

June 16, 2000 | The University

In an effort to strengthen ties to foreign-born students, Chairman Herman Badillo and Chancellor Matthew Goldstein hosted today an informational forum, “Educational Opportunities at the City University of New York,” at the Graduate Center for the Society of Foreign Consuls in New York, the world’s largest consular corps comprising more than 100 foreign consulates in the city.