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  • BMCC Ranks #3 in the United States for Economic Mobility

    October 17, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) had the third highest mobility rate among two-year colleges in the United States according to data from “Mobility Report Cards: The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility,” a report analyzed by The Chronicle of Higher Education this month. The report, released by the Equality of Opportunity Project in early 2017, shows that 41 percent of […]

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  • Directors Support Learning Through Innovative Strategies

    October 12, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) welcomes Sara E. Crosby as Director of the BMCC Learning Academy (BLA) and Christopher Oscar Medellin as BMCC’s Director of E-Learning. Sara E. Crosby, Directory of the BMCC Learning Academy Sara E. Crosby served most recently as Director of First College Year, out of the Office of the Associate […]

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  • Pride Month Offers an Array of Events

    October 12, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    A month of workshops, film, panels and more are being offered in celebration of Pride Month at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY). The month’s events opened on October 4 with a workshop presenting scholarship opportunities of particular interest to LGBTQ students. Then on October 10 in Richard Harris Terrace at 199 Chambers Street, an LGBTQ Resource […]

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  • BMCC Celebrates Italian Heritage Month

    October 6, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) celebrates Italian Heritage Month this month with two days of special events. These include a Faculty Book Club Discussion on Tuesday, October 17 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. in the Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Scholarship (CETLS), Room S-510D at 199 Chambers Street, and a full day of […]

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  • BMCC Observes National Domestic Violence Month

    October 6, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

     October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Women’s Resource Center at Borough of Manhattan Community College’s (BMCC/CUNY) has planned a number of activities and workshops to bring attention to this national and citywide problem. As recently as 2013, the New York City Police Department responded to more than 284,000 domestic violence calls. Nationwide, nearly 20 […]

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  • BMCC Team Conducts User Count and Survey of Public Spaces for Battery Park City

    October 3, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Two Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) professors and a team of 24 BMCC students have been contracted by the Battery Park City Authority (BPCA) to conduct an extensive user count and visitor survey of all public spaces within Battery Park City in lower Manhattan. Now underway, the survey runs through November 2017. BMCC Social […]

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  • Reception Celebrates Tenured and Promoted Faculty

    September 29, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) community celebrated recently tenured and promoted faculty at a reception on September 28 in the Shirley Fiterman Art Center. BMCC President Antonio Pérez and Provost and Senior Vice President Karrin E. Wilks hosted the event, which is part of the college’s ongoing efforts to recognize faculty achievement. “We are […]

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  • Students Benefit from BMCC-NYU Partnerships

    September 28, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Office of Student Affairs and the Office of Academic Affairs sponsored an afternoon gathering of two student cohort groups—the Pipeline Opportunity for Inter-Collegiate STEM Education (POISE) program and the Gallatin Undergraduate Initiative for Discovery in Education (GUIDE) program on September 21. Both pipeline programs are products of a […]

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  • BMCC Honors 4.0 Achievers 2017 Cohort

    September 28, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Office of Student Affairs recognized 289 current students who completed 12 or more credits while maintaining a perfect 4.0 GPA at the end of the 2017 spring semester, during an evening ceremony, September 26 in Richard Harris Terrace. President Antonio Pérez, Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic […]

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  • BMCC Pre-Law Program Expands to Include Mentoring Opportunity with Brooklyn Law School

    September 19, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

      The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Pre-Law Program, offered  through the BMCC Academic Advisement and Transfer Center, has just selected 10 students to be mentored at Brooklyn Law School. The BMCC Pre-Law program started in Fall 2017. Rick Naughton, a Senior Academic Advisor at BMCC who holds a law degree from Penn State University, […]

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