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  • BMCC Professors Apply Global Competencies in Classrooms

    October 15, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College English as a Second Language Instructor Denizo Gokora recently instructed her students to go out into the community where they live and find newspapers, poems or songs that contain two languages and bring them to class. “I am working with my students to recognize the richness of having two languages […]

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  • BMCC Hosts Policing Gender Event

    September 30, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Students packed a large Borough of Manhattan Community College classroom on Monday, September 28 for a panel discussion titled Gender & Policing; Policing Gender. The CUNY Justice Academy at John Jay College/CUNY and the Criminal Justice program at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) organized the event. The two-and-a-half-hour panel discussion centered on a growing […]

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  • Shirley Fiterman Art Center at BMCC Presents City Lives Art Exhibit, Opening Tues. Nov. 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

    September 30, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Borough of Manhattan Community College, The City University of New York (BMCC/CUNY) will host an art opening for the exhibit City Lives in the Shirley Fiterman Art Center, located on the first floor of BMCC’s Fiterman Hall, 81 Barclay Street, New York, NY 10007, on Tuesday, November 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The […]

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  • BMCC Partners with CDI to Help High School Graduates Enter College

    September 29, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Thanks to funding through NYC Small Business Services (SBS), and the NYC Mayor’s Office, a new partnership has been formed between BMCC’s Center for Continuing Education and Workforce Development and the non-profit career-readiness organization, Comprehensive Development, Inc. (CDI). Together, the two organizations have provided Medical Assistant Specialist (MAS) training to recent graduates of three New […]

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  • BMCC Nurtures Returning Adult Students

    September 24, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Forty-two-year-old Bronx resident Christopher Long worked for several years as a computer analyst at investment bank Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. Long loved his job but he felt trapped, even fearful that if he looked for another position his secret would come out: Long had never finished high school. Forty-four-year-old Suzette Glace left high school during […]

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  • BMCC Nurtures Adult Students

    September 24, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College

      Forty-two-year-old Bronx resident Christopher Long worked for several years as a computer analyst at investment bank Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. Long loved his job but he felt trapped, even fearful that if he looked for another position his secret would come out: Long had never finished high school. Forty-four-year-old Suzette Glace left high school […]

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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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