Elizabeth J. Biddinger, a chemical engineer at The City College of New York, has won a U.S. Department of Energy Early Career Award that will support her research investigating innovative methods of converting chemicals obtained from plant and food matter into renewable fuels and chemicals.
CUNY In The News
June 26, 2018 | The University
June 20, 2018 | The University
Two teams of CUNY students showcased their hi-tech solutions for increasing participation in the 2020 U.S. Census to New York City officials looking for ways to ensure that all New Yorkers are counted
June 15, 2018 | The University
Xi Chen, an assistant professor of chemical engineering at The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering and a researcher in the Nanoscience Initiative at the Graduate Center’s Advanced Science Research Center, was awarded a three-year, $558,000 grant from the U.S. Office of Naval Research.
June 12, 2018 | The University
The first cohort of students from throughout The City University of New York system began training today to help rebuild Puerto Rico, which is still suffering a humanitarian crisis nearly nine months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.
The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism receives $20 million gift from Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark PhilanthropiesJune 11, 2018 | The University
Transformational gift will sustain the School in perpetuity and advance its mission to serve the public interest School to be renamed as the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York New York, NY – June 11, 2018 – A new $20 million gift to The City University of New […]
CITIZENSHIP NOW! 2018 Citizenship Application Assistance and Immigration Fair WILL BE SATURDAY, JUNE 30, AT JOHN JAY COLLEGEJune 7, 2018 | The University
The City University of New York and the New York Daily News will hold a Citizenship Application Assistance and Immigration Fair on Saturday, June 30, at John Jay College. At the event, lawful permanent residents will receive personal, hands-on assistance with their U.S. citizen applications while immigrants, regardless of their status, can connect with health, financial and educational officials regarding services they may be eligible to receive.
June 6, 2018 | The University
The City University of New York this week published a special issue of its news publication, CUNYMatters, celebrating the more than three dozen CUNY students who won some of the nation’s most prestigious awards this academic year.
June 5, 2018 | The University
Seven alumni of The City University of New York have won 2018 Big Apple Awards, a recognition of their exceptional skills as New York City public-school educators. The winners, announced by the New York City Department of Education, represent four colleges – Brooklyn College, City College, Hunter College and Queens College – and the CUNY Graduate Center. CUNY is well represented among the winners, with nearly half of the 17 awards coming from the University.
CUNY TO GRADUATE THOUSANDS OF STUDENTS IN COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES, WITH LEADERS, ARTISTS, WRITERS AND MORE AS KEYNOTE SPEAKERSMay 16, 2018 | The University
Thousands of students from The City University of New York’s 24 institutions will receive their degrees over the next few weeks at commencements featuring keynote speakers whose accomplishments as leaders, influencers, artists and writers are as diverse as CUNY itself. Among the addresses will be the City College commencement speech by Anita Hill, whose allegations […]
May 9, 2018 | The University
The Board of Trustees of The City University of New York today appointed Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost Vita C. Rabinowitz to serve as Interim Chancellor, effective June 1, succeeding Chancellor James B. Milliken, who is stepping down at the end of the month.