News from The City University of New York

  • Baruch Traders, Cool and Disciplined, Slice Up the Top-Name Competition  

    May 16, 2017 | The University

    For the Baruch College students, it’s a familiar scene: A trading floor buzzing with adrenaline, the sound of furious tapping on keyboards, shouts of “Yay” and “Oh, my God” as millions are gained and lost in the securities market.

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  • Outstanding CUNY Graduates Win Prestigious Salk Awards for Medical Studies

    May 9, 2017 | The University

    These are the eight winners of the City University of New York’s prestigious 2017 Jonas E. Salk Scholarships for the study of medicine and biomedical sciences

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  • CUNY TV Stars at New York Emmy Awards

    May 8, 2017 | The University

    In an encore performance, CUNY TV has won its 15th and 16th New York Emmy Awards, taking the coveted prizes for best Interview/Discussion for the series Theater Talk, and best Graphics:Animation for the graphic opening of the program Black America.

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  • Ultimate in Outsourcing: CUNY Expert Reveals Sneaky Cowbird Mothering Strategy

    May 5, 2017 | The University

    It’s spring, and Mark Hauber, CUNY’s Interim University Vice Provost for Research and a leading researcher on birds and bird behavior, describes the highly unusual and heavy-handed strategy used by brown-headed cowbirds to nurture their young – they force other birds, such as robins, to do it for them.

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  • CUNY Appoints Former U.S. Assistant Attorney General as President of John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    May 1, 2017 | The University

    The Board of Trustees of The City University of New York today voted to appoint Karol V. Mason, a legal pioneer and former United States Assistant Attorney General, as the fifth president of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

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  • CUNY Statement on May 1 Action

    May 1, 2017 | The University

    The City University of New York is proud of our history of educating and supporting immigrants, including undocumented immigrants.

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  • Statement from Chancellor James B. Milliken

    April 26, 2017 | The University

    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.

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  • Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $520 Million in Energy Efficiency Upgrades at 19 CUNY Campuses

    April 24, 2017 | The University

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $520 million in energy efficient upgrades across the City University of New York system. Coinciding with Earth Week, the energy-saving measures will reduce environmental impacts and operating costs while helping CUNY reach the Governor’s statewide energy goals to build a clean energy future for all of New York State.

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  • Statement from Chancellor James B. Milliken

    April 24, 2017 | The University

    I want to offer my heartiest congratulations to SUNY Chancellor-designate Kristina Johnson. Ms. Johnson has had a remarkable career as an engineer, a university administrator and senior government official, and she is an ideal leader for the nation’s largest university system at this important time.

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  • Four CUNY Assistant Professors Win NSF’s Early-Career Awards

    April 21, 2017 | The University

    In a reflection of the University’s commitment to hiring and supporting the research of talented new faculty, four City University of New York assistant professors will receive the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award for early-career faculty of exceptional promise. The awards come with grants totaling almost $2.3 million to support their development as “outstanding researchers and educators.”

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