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  • President Antonio Perez Steps Down After 23 Years

    June 4, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) President Antonio Pérez will step down after having served with 23 years of leadership at the college. Effective August 31, 2018, President Pérez will be leaving BMCC to pursue other opportunities in New York City higher education. “President Pérez is a proven leader with great vision and a long track record […]

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  • BMCC Recognizes Outstanding Student Writing at James Tolan Award Ceremony

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Writing and Literature programrecognized outstanding student writers at the 2018 James Tolan Student Writing awards on April 24 in Theater 2, at 199 Chambers Street. The program included welcoming remarks from Provost and Senior Vice President Karrin Wilks and English Department Chair Professor Joyce Harte. A special remembrance of English […]

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  • Professor Frank Navas Joins Other 1960s Alumni at 53rd Commencement

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

     In June 24, 1966, BMCC held its first commencement exercises. President Murray H. Block conferred associate degrees to more than 160 graduates who walked across the auditorium stage at what was then called the Baruch School of the City College of New York City. Fast forward to 2018 and BMCC’s 53rd commencement is scheduled for June 1 in […]

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  • Civic Leadership Group Tours United Nations

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    On April 18, students in the BMCC Civic Leadership Program and Academy of Leadership and Service—both offered through the Office of Student Activities—as well as students from the Social Sciences, Human Services and Criminal Justice Department visited the United Nations Headquarters on East 42nd Street in Manhattan. The trip was organized through the Student Activities office for students interested in learning […]

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  • BMCC Partnership Creates Emergency Medical Technician Training

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Alternative high school students who have earned their High School Equivalency diploma and are 18 to 24 years old can now enter a training program and start working toward a career as an Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). This opportunity has been made possible by a partnership between the Paramedic program in the  Department of Allied Health Sciences and the Center […]

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  • Reception Set for May 10 to Honor Faculty and Staff who Have Served up to 50 Years at BMCC

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    On May 10, Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) will celebrate faculty and staff who have accrued up to 50 years of service to the college, with a luncheon reception in the Fiterman Hall Conference Center. “We are celebrating the success and dedication of our faculty and staff, and their commitment to our students,” said […]

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  • BMCC Celebrates Opening of Panther Pantry

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students, faculty and staff gathered in the BMCC Single Stop office April 23 to celebrate the opening of the college’s new Panther Pantry with a ribbon cutting ceremony. BMCC students facing a food emergency who visit the Single Stop Office for a needs assessment will now be able to take home a three-day […]

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  • BMCC and Mercy College Sign Articulation Agreement

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) and Mercy College, an institution in Westchester County, New York with campuses in Dobbs Ferry, the Bronx and Yorktown have signed a comprehensive master articulation agreement. The agreement was announced at the BMCC campus on Wednesday, April 18. “This partnership provides a seamless pathway for students to receive a […]

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  • Faculty Awarded for Innovative Projects

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Professional Staff Congress of the City University of New York (PSC-CUNY) supports the professional growth of faculty with grant awards for their projects in the creative arts, as well as for their research in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences, curriculum development and other areas. In the current PSC-CUNY Cycle 49, 41 Borough […]

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  • BMCC Panther Symbolizes a History of Pride and School Spirit

    May 3, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Panther has had a makeover—and BMCC students have given it a new name—Manny (short for Manhattan). In all, more than 3,000 students responded to an email survey by the office of Student Affairs asking them to choose between the names; Hudson, Pat the Panther, Professor Paws and finally the winner, Manny. Almost half of the student […]

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