Archive for 2001

Tres Académicos Pioneros en Ciencia y Música Elegidos para “American Academy of Arts and Sciences”

May 15, 2001 | En Español

Tres Profesores Distinguidos de la City University of New York que han hecho contribuciones pioneras en el campo de la ciencia de materiales poliméricos, espectroscopía y musicología han sido seleccionados para la Academia Americana de Artes y Ciencias (American Academy of Arts and Sciences), la sociedad ilustrada líder de la nación.

Three CUNY Academic Pioneers in Science and Music Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

May 15, 2001 | The University

Three City University of New York Distinguished Professors who have made pioneering contributions in the fields of the science of polymeric materials, laser spectroscopy, and musicology have been elected to The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the nation’s leading learned society.

CUNY Honra a Ganadores de Beca del Consejo En la Convocatoria de Beca Académica; Speaker Vallone, Miembros del Consejo Berman y Marshall Son Distinguidos

May 14, 2001 | En Español

Casi 1.000 estudiantes de City University of NewYork que reciben becas del Consejo Académico de Becas de la Ciudad de Nueva York (New York City Council Academic Scholarships), fueron honrados hoy en una convocatoria que abarca todo el sistema CUNY, en la cual también fueron distinguidos tres miembros del Consejo cuyo liderazgo hace posible estas becas.

State Senator Guy J. Velella and The City University of New York Co-Sponsor CUNY-Wide College Information Fair on Saturday, May 19, 2001 at Lehman High School

May 14, 2001 | The University

New York State Senator Guy J. Velella and The City University of New York will co-sponsor a CUNY-wide College Information Fair at Lehman High School in the Bronx on May 19th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sociedad de Silurianos y The City University of New York nombran al primer ganador de la beca Murray Kempton

May 11, 2001 | En Español

La Sociedad de Silurianos y The City University of New York han otorgado a Bryan M. Fleck, un estudiante de periodismo de Baruch College, la primera Beca Murray Kempton.

Society of the Silurians And The City University of New York Name The First Murray Kempton Scholarship Winner

May 11, 2001 | The University

The Society of the Silurians and the City University of New York have named Bryan M. Fleck, a journalism major at Baruch College, as the recipient of the first Murray Kempton Scholarship.

Senator Clinton, Chancellor Levy And Nobel Laureate Harry Markowitz Are Among the Speakers at CUNY Commencements

May 9, 2001 | The University

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, Nobel Laureate in Economics Harry Markowitz, New York City Schools Chancellor Harold O. Levy, Dr. Ruth Westheimer and Madeleine Moore, President Emerita of the New York Coalition of One Hundred Black Women, will be among commencement speakers at City University of New York colleges this spring.

CUNY To Honor Council Leaders, Scholarship Winners May 11 At First New York City Council Academic Scholarship Convocation

May 8, 2001 | The University

More than 600 students, and their families, who are attending The City University of New York on New York City Council Academic Scholarships will take part in a CUNY-wide convocation on Friday, May 11 to honor three Council leaders who made the scholarships possible during the past three years and to recognize scholarship recipients.

“You Can Afford College Now!” : CUNY’s New Guide to Financial Aid And New York’s Best College Value

May 2, 2001 | The University

Think about studying at one of the Colleges of The City University of New York this fall. That’s the message of the University’s newly published guide to scholarships, grants and financial aid entitled “You Can Afford College Now!”

Four CUNY Colleges Host Open Houses May 8 For Baccalaureate, Associate Degrees and Certificate Programs

May 1, 2001 | The University

Prospective college students will be welcomed at an Open House on Tuesday, May 8 from 2 to 7 p.m. at four City University of New York colleges that offer both baccalaureate and associate degrees and certificate programs.

A Conversation with Board of Education President Ninfa Segarra

May 1, 2001 | The University

New York City Board of Education President Ninfa Segarra, this week’s guest on CUNY-TV’s “Education Forum with Herman Badillo,” says the proposed mayoral budget will fund an unprecedented expansion of the summer school program to include all students seeking to sharpen their skills during the traditional summer recess.

Importantes Empleadores Buscan 5.000 Graduados de CUNY en Feria de Trabajo de la Gran Manzana en Centro de Convenciones Jacob Javitz

April 26, 2001 | En Español

Casi 130 empleadores buscan postulantes para trabajos bien remunerados y oportunidades en carreras que presentan mayores desafíos en la feria anual de trabajo de la Gran Manzana en el Centro de Convenciones Jacob Javitz en Manhattan.

Major Employers Pursue 5,000 CUNY Grads At Big Apple Job Fair at Jacob Javits Center

April 26, 2001 | The University

Nearly 130 major employers recruited applicants for high-paying jobs and challenging career opportunities at the annual Big Apple Job Fair at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan.

CUNY Pass Rates Rise to 93% and 91% On State Teacher Certification Examinations

April 24, 2001 | The University

Continuing a string of impressive gains, students enrolled in teacher education programs at The City University of New York scored an average pass rate of 90 percent or better on two key state teacher certification tests, according to New York State Department of Education test results released today.

Statement by Chairman Herman Badillo and Chancellor Matthew Goldstein on the Status of Contract Negotiations

April 23, 2001 | The University

The City University of New York is currently negotiating new contracts with labor unions representing CUNY employees, including the Professional Staff Congress representing instructional staff; District Council 37, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Service Employees International Union, and other locals representing CUNY’s classified staff.

Pon a Prueba tu conocimiento sobre CUNY y gana valiosos premios Visita cuny.edu hoy

April 20, 2001 | En Español

Pon a prueba tu conocimiento en la historia y en los diversos programas educacionales de The City University of New York y compite para ganar suscripciones al The New York Times y boletos para asistir a eventos en los centros artísticos de CUNY. Ese es el desafío del Concurso Web de CUNY, que empieza hoy (20 de abril, 2001).

Test Your Knowledge of CUNY to Win Valuable Prizes; Visit cuny.edu Today

April 20, 2001 | The University

Test your knowledge of The City University of New York’s rich history and diverse educational programs while competing to win subscriptions to The New York Times and tickets to CUNY performing arts centers. That’s the challenge of the CUNY Web Contest, which begins today.

Estudiantes latinos de CUNY y SUNY debatieron límites a cargos electivos el 21 de Abril en Senado Estatal Modelo Somos El Futuro en Albany

April 18, 2001 | En Español

La estudiante de Bronx Community College Patricia Fraticelli, nacida en República Domínica y madre de tres hijos, representó al distrito Silk Stocking de Manhattan este sábado en Albany, en un ensayo de la Sesión del Senado del Estado de Nueva York conocida como Somos el Futuro.

CUNY Minority Science Majors Present Research At Fourth Annual University Conference April 27th

April 18, 2001 | The University

Sharon Lall has been working hard to solve a problem that has vexed environmentalists in this age of explosive growth in computer laptops and cellular telephone technology. The batteries of these devices contain volatile organic solvents that are harmful to the environment.

Statement by Chancellor Matthew Goldstein Of The City University of New York

April 17, 2001 | The University

Statement by Chancellor Matthew Goldstein Of The City University of New York