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  • BMCC Students Show Business Acumen at Goldman Sachs Final Challenge

    June 21, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students participated in a number of external volunteer opportunities, internships and also real world training exercises throughout the past academic year.One group of students took part in the Goldman Sachs Local College Collaborative Program, a six-month exercise where teams from select colleges are assigned a Business Case Challenge and […]

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  • $1.4 Million Grant Helps Upward Bound Soar Higher

    June 21, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    BMCC Upward Bound End of Year Celebration 2017   The BMCC Upward Bound program has received a five-year, $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to build on its work making college a reality for low-income high school students and those from families in which neither parent has earned a bachelor’s degree. The program […]

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  • BMCC Presents Fifty-Six Graduates With Nursing Degrees

    June 9, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    BMCC Nursing graduates gather on stage at 2017 ceremony   Jenesia Diaz spent much of her childhood in and out of the hospital. “Each time I would go in, the one person I remembered when I went back home, was the nurse. They were often like the second parent for me during a scary time. […]

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  • BMCC Hosts 52nd Commencement (VIDEO)

    June 8, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) conferred Associate degrees to more than 3,800 graduates during morning and afternoon Commencement ceremonies at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Plaza in Manhattan, on June 2, 2017. The morning ceremony began at 11 a.m. and the afternoon ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Each ceremony featured remarks by members of BMCC’s administration […]

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  • Faculty Share Positive Experiences With Melissa Riggio Students

    May 25, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Students, faculty, staff, mentors and guests gather for Melissa Riggio Faculty Year-End Celebration. The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Office of Student Affairs, Office of Accessibility and Office of Academic Affairs — in collaboration with AHRC New York City — hosted the Second Annual Melissa Riggio Faculty Year-End Celebration on May 24 at the BMCC campus. […]

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  • Thirteen BMCC Students Earn Scholarships to Study Abroad in Summer 2017

    May 25, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    Thirteen Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students received a total of $34,000 in scholarships to fund their Study Abroad trips in Summer 2017, according to Deborah Stengle, Academic Study Abroad Program Manager at BMCC. In addition, she says, funding was made available for the first time from the CUNY Chancellor’s Global Scholarship (CGS) program and […]

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  • BMCC Leading the Way in CUNY OER Effort

    May 24, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) faculty have been working with the college’s library and Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Scholarship (CETLS) to convert expensive classroom course textbook materials into Open Educational Resources (OER) and other freely accessible documents and media. The effort at BMCC is the largest and most consistent throughout the […]

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  • BMCC Foundation Gala Raises More Than $1.12 Million for Student Scholarships

    May 19, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) and the BMCC Foundation hosted the 2017 Gala, “Invest in a Future,” on May 18 at Cipriani, 25 Broadway, raising more than $1.12 million to benefit the BMCC Scholarship Fund. The evening’s Honorees were Carol Britton, Chief Operating Officer for Corporate Services at BNY Mellon, and Jeffrey Gural, Chairman of Newmark Knight Frank. Special Guest […]

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  • BARS Symposium Showcases Student-Mentored Research

    May 11, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community CollegeUncategorized

      Students, faculty and staff filled Richard Harris Terrace for the poster presentation portion of the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Annual Research Symposium (BARS) on Wednesday, May 10. The presentations were a highlight of the event that showcases BMCC student research projects they have been conducting with faculty mentors. The symposium also featured […]

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  • BMCC Hosts CUE Conference to Share Strategies for Student Success

    May 11, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The CUNY Coordinated Undergraduate Education (CUE) Conference 2017 was held May 5 at BMCC’s main campus, 199 Chambers Street, and at BMCC’s Fiterman Hall, 245 Greenwich Street. The Conference theme, Accelerating Progress, Accelerating Equity: Improving Student Success in Developmental and Gateway Courses was reflected in breakout sessions, a keynote address by Katie Hern, Director of the California Acceleration […]

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