CCNY, TechnoVax translational research leads to potential Zika virus vaccine

May 10, 2017 | City College

Preclinical results of research by City College of New York scientists and TechnoVax, Inc. in animal models demonstrate favorable outcomes in developing a vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus. The results were announced by Tarrytown, New York-based TechnoVax, a biotechnology developer of novel vaccines whose proprietary virus-like particle (VLP) is the center of the research.

Three Queens College Alumni Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

April 10, 2017 | Queens College

Three recent Queens College grads have been awarded 2017 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, one of the nation’s most prestigious academic awards.

CCNY senior and alum receive NSF research fellowships

March 31, 2017 | City College

Ellianna Schwab, a graduating senior in the Macaulay Honors College at The City College of New York, is the recipient of a 2017 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF has also awarded the coveted fellowship to Joseph Derosa, a 2015 CCNY alumnus from the Macaulay Honors College.

Rachel Furhang ’17 Takes on Research and Much More

March 31, 2017 | College of Staten Island

Not only does Rachel Furhang ’17 have a white belt in jiu jitsu, she has certainly reached “black belt” status in the academic arena. The more »

CUNY Students Win Prestigious National Science Foundation Research Fellowships

March 28, 2017 | The University

Twelve CUNY students and recent alumni have won prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, each worth $138,000, to pursue research-based master’s and doctoral degrees in advance fields including astrophysics, cell biology and organometallic chemistry.

CCNY’s David Lohman shares biodiversity research using butterflies

March 10, 2017 | City College

David Lohman, assistant professor of biology at The City College of New York, presents “Biodiversity Research in Tropical Asia: A Tale of Butterflies and Bureaucracy.” The talk, 4 -5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16, in City College’s Spitzer Auditorium, is part of the college’s Conversations in Engaged Scholarship series.

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 »