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  • BMCC’s New Tuition Waiver Program Eases Financial Burden for Thousands of Students

    September 23, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Summer 2015 marked the start of an innovative Summer Tuition Waiver Program at Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York (BMCC/CUNY), that offers six types of vouchers and is specific to the needs of BMCC students as they strive to complete their degrees. Over 8,300 students attended BMCC in Summer 2015, […]

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  • BMCC Fall Career Fair Offers Opportunities to Students

    September 22, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Almost 500 Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students donned professional attire and made their way to the BMCC gym for the Fall 2015 Center for Career Development Career Fair on Tuesday, September 22.

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  • BMCC Students Complete IT Training Led by BMCC and Per Scholas

    September 17, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    On September 9, 2015, 18 Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students graduated from an intensive CISCO certification program offered through a partnership between BMCC’s Center for Continuing Education and Workforce Development, and the non-profit IT training organization, Per Scholas. The graduation was held at Per Scholas in the Bronx, and celebrated the students’ completion […]

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  • BMCC Moves up in CCW Rankings

    September 14, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) continues to rank as one of the nation’s top colleges for awarding associate degrees according to the 2015 Community College Week (CCWeek) Top 100 report released on September 14, 2015. BMCC ranks #11 among all community colleges in the total number of associate degrees in all disciplines it […]

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  • BMCC Students Recall 9/11 2001

    September 11, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Like any other day, the hallways at 199 Chambers Street were filled with students rushing to class, chatting with friends or making plans for the weekend. But it wasn’t just any other day. This was September 11, 2015, just 14 years after the worst terrorist attack ever on American soil. And it happened just steps […]

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  • Research That Holds Water

    September 10, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    “I met Crystal when she was in my physics class,” says Professor Kibrewossen Tesfagiorgis. “She asked all kinds of questions, and that’s the kind of person you want in your research project”—which in his case, centers on the world’s fresh water resources, and was inspired by his childhood in Ethiopia, where “I saw people walking […]

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  • BMCC Welcomes More Than 27,500 Students

    September 2, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) welcomed more than 27,500 students back to school for the start of the Fall 2015 semester on Thursday, August 27. This fall, the college is launching seven new Associate of Arts (A.A.) and Associate of Science (A.S.) degree programs. Already, 134 students are registered in the new majors […]

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  • Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs

    September 2, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      In July 2015, two BMCC Business Administration majors, Alex Guarino and recent graduate Saya Ohshima, attended the Babson College/Banco Santander Entrepreneurship Program at the Babson College Executive Center in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Guarino said the experience “made me want to work in finance. Many of the professors work on Wall Street and the way they […]

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  • Eleven Student Researchers Present STEM Findings

    August 26, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Eleven BMCC students took their turn at the front of a darkened classroom in Fiterman Hall on August 19, pointing to graphs and other visuals on a large, illuminated screen. The students were summarizing their research findings and year-long projects ranging in focus from metal-tolerant bacteria to suspension bridge dynamics. The students completed their projects […]

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  • BMCC Receives Over $2 Million in STEM Funding

    August 6, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Thanks to new funding from the New York State Department of Education (NYSED), hundreds of students will be able to engage in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) research projects at Borough of Manhattan Community College of The City University of New York (BMCC/CUNY). Over a period of five years, BMCC’s Collegiate Science and Technology […]

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