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  • BMCC Leads National Trend for Community Colleges

    July 7, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Community colleges are often linked with workforce development, and while it’s true that the 30-plus associate degree programs at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) reflect growth industries such as computer information systems, allied health and the sciences, they also reflect the arts and humanities. “Community college students deserve the full array of options […]

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  • BMCC Students Selected for MathFest 2015

    July 6, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Left to right: Kan Xue and Michael Cruz Two Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students, Michael Cruz and Kan Xue, were just accepted to present their research projects in the Mathematical Association of American (MAA) MathFest 2015this August at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. The students will present research they have conducted through […]

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  • Advanced Degrees of Student Support

    July 2, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      (Left to right): Ashtian Holms, Lane Glisson, Kokou Doumassi   Support for students at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) comes in many forms. Staff members and others who provide services to students are role models in that they continue their own development by earning advanced degrees and expanding their ability to help students […]

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  • BMCC Helps NYC High Schoolers Get on the Fast Track to College

    July 1, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      On June 3, a group of 93 ninth graders from the Manhattan Early College for Advertising (MECA) gathered in Richard Harris Terrace on the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) main campus to deliver the final presentation of their month-long “Visual Thinking and Food Truck Project.” Each student team presented an idea for a […]

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  • BMCC Launches New Animation and Motion Graphics Major

    June 29, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) will debut its new Animation and Motion Graphics major in Fall 2015 as part of a newly expanded BMCC multimedia arts department. The new program will provide students with the fundamentals of two- and three-dimensional animation, motion graphics and special effects,” said Cynthia Karasek, Professor of Animation and Motion Graphics. Graduates […]

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  • Professor Sarah Haviland Selected for International Exhibit

    June 24, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC art professor Sarah Haviland exhibited her environmental sculpture on the grounds of the National Museum of Marine Science & Technology (NMMST) in Keelung, Taiwan, from May 14 to June 7, 2015. Haviland was one of nine artists chosen from more than 200 applications from 56 countries, to be part of the 2015 International Environment […]

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  • The Rewards of Helping Others

    June 24, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) Nursing Chair Jacqueline Nichols will receive the Caribbean American Healthcare Award on June 25 at the Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn. The award is presented by Caribbean Life, an online news organization for and about the Caribbean community in New York City. The event’s 34 honorees include doctors, nurses, administrators and […]

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  • An Adult Returns to School and Shines at BMCC

    June 22, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Christopher Long was not emotionally or physically able to finish high school after his brother was murdered. A few months into his senior year, Chris Long quit school. Although the Staten Island native was able to make a living with jobs in graphic design, the regret surrounding his not finishing high school haunted him […]

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  • BMCC Students Present Findings at Left Forum

    June 9, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Three Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students and one BMCC alumnus presented research findings during the 2015 Left Forum Conference at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY) on May 29 through June 1. The BMCC students were the only group of presenters from a community college. The Left Forum Conference invites almost 1,400 intellectuals, […]

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  • Students Participate in Women’s Leadership Conference Retreat

    June 9, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Fifty BMCC students joined faculty, staff and guest speakers at a morning send-off event for the 14th Annual Student Women’s Leadership Conference Retreat Weekend June 5. Students and chaperones then traveled to the YMCA Fairview Lakes Camp and Conference Center in Newton, NJ for a weekend of workshops, outdoor activities and recreational games such as […]

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