banner_news-1920x500
  • MECA High School Holds First Graduation Ceremony

    July 11, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Manhattan Early College for Advertising (MECA) held its first commencement ceremony on June 22 in Theater 2 of the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) at 199 Chambers Street. MECA is a high school that operates through a partnership between BMCC, the New York City Department of Education and industry partners from the American […]

    Read More

  • BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center Gets Ready for 2018-2019 Family Season

    July 11, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Tribeca Performing Arts Center (BMCC TPAC), the longest-operating performance venue in lower Manhattan, proudly presents a new slate of family and school programming for the 2018-2019 Season. Shows include Charlotte’s Web on Saturday, October 6; Pete The Cat on Saturday, November 24 and Sunday, November 25; Dragons Love Tacos on Saturday, December 15; The Magic School […]

    Read More

  • Nursing Department Pinning Ceremony Honors 57 Graduates

    July 10, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY), Nursing Department held its annual Pinning Ceremony in Theatre One at 199 Chambers Street on May 30. Dressed in crisp white uniforms, the 57 graduates for Spring 2018 marched into the auditorium to “Pomp and Circumstance” as proud family, friends and others cheered them on. BMCC President Antonio Pérez […]

    Read More

  • BMCC Symposium Highlights and Awards Faculty-Mentored Student Researchers

    July 10, 2018 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    On May 9, the 2018 Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Annual Research Symposium (BARS) presented a poster session that highlighted the research projects of 92 students working with 39 faculty mentors in a wide variety of fields. Guided by their professors, the students have been examining kinetic recycling, robotic navigation, virtual reality, graph theory, the bioactivity of […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More

  • 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 […]

    Read More