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  • More Than 200 Students Inducted Into BMCC Chapter of National society of Leadership and Success

    January 15, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) has inaugurated the college’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), and 226 students were inducted as NSLS members on December 10 in Theatre 1 at 199 Chambers Street. “BMCC students have once again distinguished themselves by their academic achievements and leadership qualities, this time earning […]

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  • BMCC TPAC Presents Lost Jazz Shrines 2019: Celebrating Cobi Narita & The Jazz Center of New York

    January 15, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Tribeca Performing Art Center (BMCC/TPAC) Lost Jazz Shrines series is dedicated to restoring the memory of legendary New York City jazz venues. On Saturday, February 16 at 8:30 p.m. the series will celebrate the Jazz Center of New York and its legendary founder Cobi Narita. Performers will include […]

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  • Yafar Joins BMCC as Assistant Vice President for Planning and Facilities

    January 15, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) welcomed on January 7, Jorge E. Yafar, Assistant Vice President (AVP) for Campus Planning and Facilities. His primary responsibilities include overseeing the planning, development and implementation of the college’s capital construction program under the management of the City University of New York (CUNY) and the Dormitory Authority of the State of New […]

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  • BMCC TRIBECA PAC Presents Writers in Performance Showcase: “Longing”

    January 14, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College Tribeca Performing Arts Center (BMCC TPAC) is proud to present on Friday, December 7 and Saturday, December 8 at 7 p.m. in Theatre 2, “Longing,” a performance culminating the annual 12-week writing and performance workshop hosted by BMCC TPAC. Two BMCC students, Daniel Pena and Akeem “Keemz,” are among […]

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  • BMCC Earns High Rankings Nationwide on Awarding Associate Degrees to Underrepresented Students

    January 14, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) has attained high rankings in the recently released, 2018 “Top 100 Degree Producers” outcomes compiled by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education and based on analysis of U.S. Department of Education reports submitted by institutions. Recently, BMCC placed high in other prestigious analyses, including a ranking of #3 among community colleges nationwide […]

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  • BMCC Announces 2019 Cohort of Faculty Leadership Fellows

    January 14, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC is proud to announce the 2019 cohort of the Faculty Leadership Fellows Program, which includes 15 faculty members from all levels and from 13 departments. More than 50 faculty members were nominated by department chairs, past faculty fellows or Cabinet members – 25 faculty members applied and 17 were accepted. Karrin E. Wilks, Interim President […]

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  • Social Studies for Secondary Education Major Meets Growing Demand

    January 8, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Starting Fall 2019, students at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) will have the option of earning an Associate in Arts degree in Social Studies for Secondary Education through the Teacher Education department. The Social Studies for Secondary Education program meets a need within BMCC and New York City itself. “Urban schools often have difficulty recruiting […]

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  • BMCC Film Festival Showcases Student Talent

    January 8, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Excitement is building for the Fall 2018 Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Student Film Festival December 13, beginning at 3 p.m. in Theater One at 199 Chambers Street. The competitive semi-annual event, produced by the BMCC Video Production Club, showcases student films from both BMCC and other CUNY colleges. Only films where BMCC students serve as […]

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  • Panther Partners Program Helps First Generation Students Navigate Academic Life

    January 8, 2019 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    When first-generation college student Garey Santano first arrived on the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) campus in Fall 2018, he was overwhelmed by the vast of amount information and how college was about to change his life. “I didn’t know where to start,” said Santano, a Science for Health Professions major. Because of this, Santano applied to Panther […]

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  • BMCC Now Offers Textbook-Free Criminal Justice Degree

    December 18, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students majoring in criminal justice can now potentially complete the degree program without ever having to buy a textbook, saving altogether, an estimated $2,500. BMCC faculty have redesigned 20 courses to create an Open Educational Resources (OER) criminal justice associate degree. The effort was funded by a 2016, two-year OER grant […]

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