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  • MECA Students Have Great Adventure Creating Advertising Campaigns

    December 10, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      On December 9, four student teams from the Manhattan Early College School for Advertising (MECA) showcased their advertising campaigns for Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey. They presented their ideas in MECA’s auditorium, and competed for free tickets to the theme park. “This was really tough,” said Paul Gould, Director of Sales and […]

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  • BMCC Receives Teagle Foundation Grant for Mathematics Education

    December 10, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) has received a $53,000 grant from The Teagle Foundation to support the college’s three-year Project for Relevant and Improved Mathematics Education (PRIME). The grant-funded program begins in July 2016. BMCC was one of three CUNY community colleges chosen to receive the PRIME project funds from the Teagle Foundation. BMCC […]

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  • BMCC Professor Aims to Change Lives of Formerly Incarcerated Students

    December 8, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    December 8, 2015 Before she enrolled at BMCC in Spring 2014, human services major Renata Hill worried about the hurdles she would face in school because she has a criminal record. Hill, who is the subject of an award-winning documentary Out in the Night, has maintained an almost perfect GPA at BMCC. She plans to […]

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  • BMCC Men’s Basketball Player Ranked Nationally

    December 4, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College Criminal Justice Major Kenneth Coar was named NJCAA Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for November 16-22, 2015. Coar was the top player for the Division Three league. He was one of three players nationwide selected for the recognition. The sophomore forward is no stranger to being recognized for his […]

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  • BMCC, in Partnership with Per Scholas, Graduates 15 Participants from CISCO Training Program

    November 19, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Fifteen Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students recently 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 November 18 at Per Scholas in the Bronx, and celebrated the students’ completion of an 18-week program which […]

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  • BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center Presents Spero Plays Nyro by the Christine Spero Group

    November 19, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, the longest operating performance venue in lower Manhattan, proudly presents The Christine Spero Group, performing “Spero Plays Nero,” part of the Tribeca Spotlight “Next Voice You Hear” Series, on Friday, December 18 at 8PM.  Tickets are $15. A heartfelt tribute and celebration of the music of Laura Nyro, one of […]

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  • BMCC Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month

    November 5, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    November 4, 2015 Students, faculty and staff gathered in Theatre Two at 199 Chambers on November 4 for an opening ceremony of BMCC’s Hispanic Heritage month. This year’s theme, Hybrid Landscapes, celebrates the diversity of the Hispanic Community. Events are planned throughout the month of November with a closing ceremony scheduled for December 2. The […]

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  • Solving the Mystery of Neutrinos

    November 2, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Since 1992, Borough of Manhattan Community Center (BMCC/CUNY) Professor of Science Chiaki Yanagisawa has been part of an international research team investigating neutrinos, sub-atomic particles rushing through space almost at the speed of light, and passing through matter, including our bodies, by the thousands of billions every second. Yanagisawa, who joined the BMCC faculty […]

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  • BMCC Receives More Than $182,000 in New STEM Funding

    October 27, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) announced on October 26 that it will award Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) $182,549 in support of the collleges education programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs. BMCC is one of 13 minority institutions nationwide to receive part of the DOE’s total $3 million in funds […]

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  • BMCC Celebrates Italian Heritage Month

    October 27, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students, faculty and staff filled Richard Harris Terrace on Monday, October 26, for a day of live music, poetry-reading and special lectures, all part of BMCC’s Italian Heritage Month celebration. The event’s organizer, BMCC Modern Languages Professor John T. Means said in the spirit of celebrating all things […]

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