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  • BMCC Shows Appreciation to its Donors With Music and Art

    November 3, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    BMCC donors were treated to live entertainment, a world-class art exhibit and warm welcome on November 1 at the 2016 Donor Appreciation Cocktail Reception held in the Shirley Fiterman Art Center. As the evening got underway, donors to the college, including BMCC Foundation Board Members and their guests, special friends, faculty and administrators of the […]

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  • BMCC Announces Inaugural Faculty Leadership Fellow Cohort

    November 3, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Fourteen BMCC faculty members will participate in the inaugural Faculty Leadership Fellows Program at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY). The program has been made possible through a grant from the American Express Foundation and will begin with an intensive seminar, January 9-13, 2017. The goal of the Leadership Program is to develop faculty leadership […]

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  • BMCC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    November 3, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    November is Hispanic Heritage Month at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) and organizers say this year’s theme — Engaging the World and Building Community — is especially relevant against the backdrop of the 2016 Presidential election and the national dialogue about immigration in the United States. “The goal of this year’s event is to […]

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  • Free IDNYC Pop-Up Enrollment Center Opens at BMCC

    November 3, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The BMCC community took advantage of the first day of operation of the college’s IDNYC pop-up enrollment center in Room S642 at 199 Chambers Street on November 2. The center will be open on various dates through November 18. IDNYC is an official government-issued identification card available to all city residents age 14 and older, […]

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  • BMCC Hosts Town Hall on Middle States Self-Study Process

    November 3, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

      On October 28 in Theatre 2, BMCC hosted its first Town Hall to update students, faculty and staff on the status of the college’s Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) institutional self-study. During his opening remarks, BMCC President Antonio Pérez said the Middle States Commission provides accreditation after evaluating how effectively a college […]

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  • Walk With Me: Raising Awareness About Domestic Violence

    October 28, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    On October 27, as part of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the BMCC Women’s Resource Center sponsored the 12th Annual Walk With Me: Domestic Violence Silent Procession at 199 Chambers Street. The walk began with a gathering of faculty, students and staff in Richard Harris Terrace, and a presentation in which Deborah Parker, Director of […]

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  • BMCC Positioned for Sustainable and Energy Efficient Future

    October 28, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) and the New York Power Authority will begin installing the largest solar array in Manhattan on its rooftop at 199 Chambers Street in Spring 2017. Over 900 solar panels will be placed on the roof and the mechanical room facing West Street. The photovoltaic array will be capable of […]

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  • Shirley Fiterman Art Center Presents: Siri Berg, “In Color”

    October 28, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    The Shirley Fiterman Art Center at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) is presenting artist Siri Berg, In Color, a Solo Retrospective from November 17, 2016 to February 4, 2017. In Color will span nearly six decades of Berg’s work including rarely-exhibited paintings and assemblage from the late 1960s right up to the large-scale […]

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  • Yuno Institute Visits BMCC Early Childhood Center

    October 28, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    On October 21, a small delegation from the Yuno Institute Preschool in Tokyo, Japan, came to visit with members of the BMCC Early Childhood Center to learn about early education program offerings, teaching methods and school structure. The visiting delegation included Chi Taroda, Mitsuyo Fujita, Toshiyuki Furuki, Institute chairman; Maiko Iwashita and Yuumi Suto. The […]

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  • BMCC and City Tech Collaborate to Help Aspiring STEM Majors Pass Gateway Math Courses

    October 28, 2016 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

    Teams of Mathematics instructors from Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) and New York City College of Technology (City Tech/CUNY) are in the second year of an ambitious five-year cross-campus collaboration to digitally transform gateway math courses and break down seemingly insurmountable barriers to career advancement in STEM fields. The project, “Opening Gateways to Completion: […]

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