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  • BMCC Students Present at MAA-AMS Joint Mathematics Meeting

    January 18, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Several Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) faculty and students traveled to Atlanta on January 7-8 for the 2017 MAA-AMS Joint Mathematics Meeting, the largest math gathering in the world according to conference organizers. This was the first time BMCC students attended the conference. Math majors Karen Medlin, Papa Sylla, Jie Lan, and Jieying Li […]

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  • Student Completes BMCC Accounting Certificate Program then Lands Job at Big Four Firm

    January 11, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    When Christina Choi moved to New York City from Seoul South Korea in 2014, she was looking to change careers from research to accounting. To obtain an accounting license, she would first have to pass the Uniform Certified Public Accounting exam— an extensive four-part test that roughly 57 percent of test takers nationwide pass according […]

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  • Study Abroad Expands to Include Four Destinations

    January 5, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

      Traveling the world and experiencing the food, art and culture of another country is a dream many students hold, and now BMCC is making that dream a reality in more ways than ever. The BMCC Study Abroad program is distinguished by its variety of destinations. These include Nanjing, China; Montreal, Quebec; Oviedo, Spain; Kasos, […]

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  • Keep Moving Toward a Healthier Lifestyle

    January 5, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    New Year’s resolutions vary from person to person but improving one’s health rises to the top for many people. In addition to maintaining a healthy diet, committing to a consistent exercise routine will deliver positive results, according to Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Health Education professors. “There are numerous benefits to exercising regularly. Exercise […]

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  • BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center Presents Monk in Motion: The Next Face of Jazz

    January 4, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    (L-R): Orrin Evans, Charene Wade and David Gibson The BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center is proud to present three previous finalists in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. This year’s performers — Orrin Evans (pianist/ bandleader, 1999 finalist), Charenee Wade (vocalist, 2010 finalist), and David Gibson (trombone, 2003 finalist) — will perform three concerts with their individual bands on February 4, February 18, […]

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  • Giving Back: BMCC Community Donates Canned Goods, Coats and Toys

    December 21, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    This holiday season, BMCC students, faculty and staff donated their time to collecting canned goods, coats and toys to benefit New Yorkers in need. Out in Two Students Donate Canned Goods Students in the BMCC Out in Twoprogram make a commitment not only to their studies, but to improving their communities by providing community service. This […]

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  • Paul Cameron, 1968 BMCC Alumnus, Establishes Named Endowed Scholarship and Presents his Gift to President Perez

    December 21, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    BMCC President Antonio Pérez and BMCC alumnus and donor, Paul Cameron Paul Cameron, a 1968 BMCC alumnus, has established the Major Paul J. Cameron (USAF, Retired) Endowed Scholarship to benefit BMCC students. On December 20, Mr. Cameron met with BMCC President Antonio Pérez in the President’s Conference Room, pledged $25,000 to establish the Scholarship Fund and presented […]

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  • MEOC Honored by NAACP Mid-Manhattan Branch as Education Game Changer

    December 21, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) was recognized as an Education Game Changer by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Mid-Manhattan Branch during the NAACP’s annual holiday party on December 21. In 2016, both the Harlem-based MEOC and NAACP Mid-Manhattan Branch celebrated their 50th anniversaries. Established in 1966 by the State University of New York […]

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  • Exploring Pedagogy to Improve Student Learning

    December 15, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The BMCC Teaching Academy, a professional development program, creates small learning communities of new faculty, or Teaching Fellows, who focus on pedagogy under the guidance of a Master Teacher. The Teaching Academy communities meet regularly, observe each other teaching, videotape their own teaching and attend workshops together. On December 13, they celebrated the Academy’s 2017 cohort […]

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  • Faculty Gather to Share Insight Into Academic Assessment

    December 15, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The BMCC Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Analytics presented Academic Assessment Day on Tuesday, December 13 in the Fiterman Conference Center. Hosts included Karrin E. Wilks, Provost and Senior Vice President; Christopher Shults, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness and Strategic Planning and Marjorie Dorimé-Williams, Director of Assessment. Faculty from departments including Modern Languages, Allied Health, Speech, Communications and Theatre, […]

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