The Lehman College and Community Chorus will present its annual free Spring Concert on Sunday, May 7, at 2:30 p.m. in the Lehman Concert Hall. The program will feature Mozart’s Requiem. Complimentary tickets will be available at the Box Office beginning at 1 p.m. on the day of the performance.
City Tech congratulates Hospitality Management Professor Claire Stewart on the publication of her book As Long As We Both Shall Eat: A History of Wedding Food and Feasts (2017), which is part of the Rowman & Littlefield Studies in Food and Gastronomy Series. The book was recently featured in an article about the history of […]
Long Island City, NY (April 28, 2017)—The highly successful initiative to train motivated New Yorkers for medical billing positions, conducted in partnership with Weill Cornell Medicine and the New York Alliance for Careers in Healthcare (NYACH),has graduated its third class of 21 students at LaGuardia Community College. Through a partnership with the New York City […]
Hammond organ guru Dr. Lonnie Smith plays two concerts at the CUNY Jazz Festival May 4 -5 at The City College Center for the Arts. The two-day festival includes free master classes with saxophonist Jon Gordon and vocalist René Marie, and performances by student ensembles from CUNY schools.
Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York congratulates sophomores Marco Costanza (College of Staten Island), Maisha Kamal (Brooklyn College), Kaitlin McDermott (Queens College), Saif Zihiri (Hunter College) and first-year students Alexandra Shoneyin (John Jay College) and Victoria Smith (Lehman College) on winning the Jeannette K. Watson Fellowship. The Watson Fellowship is a […]
Ellianna Schwab, the first of her siblings to attend college and a recent NSF Graduate Research Fellowship recipient, is The City College of New York’s Class of 2017 Valedictorian. Elaine Johnson, born and raised in Harlem of Jamaican immigrant parents, will be the Salutatorian at CCNY’s 171st Commencement Exercises on June 2.
(L-R): Geoffrey Klock, Brett Sims, Rosalie Gleicher, Matthew Marcus The Academic Senate and Office of Academic Affairs at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) have announced the winners of the 2017 BMCC Distinguished Teaching Award. Four faculty members — two tenured professors, one lecturer and one adjunct professor — were chosen by a faculty committee […]
Renowned restoration architect Carl Stein FAIA’s work includes the protection and preservation of The City College of New York campus and its historic architecture. For this, he will receive the President’s Leadership Award at the Presidential Awards Gala on May 2 in The Great Hall. The gala celebrates City College’s 170th anniversary.
By Robert Jones Jr. The Tow Foundation held its annual award presentation and luncheon in the Christoph M. Kimmich Reading Room of the Brooklyn College Library on Tuesday, April 25, to honor the outstanding research and scholarship of Brooklyn College faculty and students. Established in 1988 by Leonard Tow ’50, who attended this year’s luncheon, […]
— Award-Winning 1010 WINS Radio Reporter and Queens College Alumna Juliet Papa Will Host; Annual Gala Raises Funds for Student Scholarships — WHEN: Wednesday, May 3, 2017: 6:30 pm Cocktails | 7:30 pm Dinner WHERE: Guastavino’s, 409 East 59th Street, Manhattan Media interviews and photo ops with the honorees, including Ms. Drescher, and President Félix […]
Stephana Eghan, a junior in The City College of New York’s media and communication arts department, is the winner of a New York Women in Communications Scholarship for 2017. The advertising and public relations major is one of 19 recipients of the highly competitive award.
BMCC students volunteer with Habitat for Humanity in Dade City, Florida, whole others attend a leadership conference in Chicago, all part of Alternative Spring Break The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Office of Student Activities facilitated two student trips in April for Alternative Spring Break. One group of 27 BMCC students and three […]
The current discussion about the invitation to Linda Sarsour to speak at the commencement ceremony of the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy draws into sharp focus principles central to a free society and its academic institutions.
Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students will have a chance to meet some of New York City’s most successful entrepreneurs and business people at the college’s eleventh annual Entrepreneurial Summit on Tuesday May 2, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in Richard Harris Terrace. The BMCC Small Business and Entrepreneurship program, the BMCC Student […]
Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) is presenting its annual Year in Review Student Art Show, opening Wednesday, April 26 with a reception and from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in Shirley Fiterman Art Center, 81 Barclay Street in lower Manhattan. The exhibit showcases the work of more than 200 BMCC students, in a wide […]
Michael B. Clark of CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies and Hunter College has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to Kenya in Public Health from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Clark will conduct research that seeks to understand the role that sexual orientation and […]
CUNY BA students Jawad Rashid (Citytech), who studies Vulnerable Populations, and Najeebah Williams (Brooklyn College), who is pursuing her degree in Editing and Publishing, are two of approximately 1,200 American undergraduate students from 354 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department […]
The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering students Isamar Garrido Rodriguez and Patrick Tuttle are 2017 Society of Chemical Industry Scholars. The SCI Program provides each chemical engineering major with industry experience through a 10-week summer internship and a work stipend.
College of Staten Island (CSI) alumnus Keegan Fernandes ’15, ’16, ‘17 has won a Jonas Salk Scholarship. Through the Scholarship, in fall 2017, Fernandes will more »
In his speech entitled, “Fighting for the America I Know!” Espaillat will share stories about his personal journey to congress and “his work in opposition to Trump administration policies that hinder progress in America’s efforts to achieve equity and opportunity for all.”