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  • BMCC Foundation Hosts Annual Scholarship Gala: Invest in a Future

    May 7, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Top row: Actor Billy Crystal; COO Marianne Brown. Bottom row: Anchor Cindy Hsu; CEO Marc Holliday. NEW YORK, NY: Emmy- and Tony-award winning actor Billy Crystal is set to join SunGard Financial Systems COO Marianne Brown and SL Green Realty Corp. CEO Marc Holliday as honorees at the 2015 Invest in a Future Scholarship Gala. CBS anchor and reporter Cindy Hsu […]

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  • Saluting Women

    April 20, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Students in Service to Women Recognition Award, sponsored by the Women’s Resource Center Council, is presented to nine recipients. The first annual Students in Service to Women Recognition Award was presented to each of nine recipients March 30 in Richard Harris Terrace, on the main campus of Borough of Manhattan Community College. The award […]

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  • BMCC Students Tackle Spring Job Fair

    April 17, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Science major Kristoff Joseph Russell was fully prepared when he made his way to the Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY career fair at the school’s gym March 18. Russell, who eventually wants a career in physical therapy had gone and met with BMCC Center for Career Development counselors a few days before the fair. There, […]

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  • Out-in-Two Celebrates New Donors and Inductees

    April 17, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC’s Out-in-Two program honors the Spring 2015 cohort. BMCC’s Out-in-Two program celebrated 34 inductees—the largest cohort in its history—with a ceremony and buffet luncheon on March 23 in Richard Harris Terrace. The program’s expansion from 25 inductees in Fall 2014 was made possible by donations from the BMCC Foundation and other donors. That growth will […]

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  • St. Patrick’s Day Fundraiser Brings Community Together

    April 1, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Seventh Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon raises funds for the BMCC Student Emergency Fund. The Seventh Annual BMCC St. Patrick’s Day luncheon, benefitting the BMCC Student Emergency Fund, was held on March 16 in Richard Harris Terrace. It featured a traditional Irish buffet—corned beef and cabbage—as well as professional Irish dancers from the Niall […]

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  • BMCC Preparing Students for the Global Economy

    April 1, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    When 26,000 students from over 160 countries come together with star faculty in a New York City academic setting, class discussions will prove more interesting and the points of view more diverse. This was one component of a celebratory introduction offered by BMCC President Antonio Pérez during his March 17 State of the College address […]

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  • BMCC’s Winning Season

    March 20, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      A nationally ranked basketball team may not be the first thing that comes to mind when discussing a big city community college. But this year, the BMCC men’s basketball team not only won the 2015 CUNY championship, the team also produced the CUNY player of the year, Freshmen Kenneth Coar. Coach Nolan Adams was […]

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  • LSAMP Stars

    March 20, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Emilio Gonzalez takes part in scientific research as part of the LSAMP program.   CIS major Emilio Gonzalez is nervous. He’s about to present a summary of his research project at BMCC, in a weekly meeting of his LSAMP peers across CUNY. In the audience are students from LaGuardia Community College, Hunter College, Brooklyn College, […]

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  • Slave Narratives Through a Digital Lens

    March 20, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    English Professor Jami CarLacio leads her students on a research project for African American Heritage Month   To deepen their research into slave narratives—and create a poster presentation for African American Heritage month—Professor Jami Carlacio took her English 350 class on a trip uptown to the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in […]

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  • BMCC Students Do The Robot

    March 16, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC students learning how to build a winning robot. Sitting on the back of a plain brown table at the back of a BMCC lab sits an 8” x 12” plastic board covered by a cluster of wires. At first glance, the odd looking object looks like a stripped down two wheeled model dune buggy. […]

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