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  • Empire State Development Announces New Film Production Training Program at Bronx Community College

    October 11, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    October 9, 2018 — An unprecedented partnership between New York State’s economic development agency Empire State Development (ESD), Bronx Community College (BCC) and Local 52 of The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) was unveiled on Tuesday, October 2 — The BCC Film and Television Production Crafts Training Program. When it is launched in the Winter […]

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  • Bronx Community College Receives Nearly $100,000 from the U.S. Education Department

    October 11, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    The Grant Will Fund Technology Upgrades For Cybersecurity Computer Lab OCTOBER 9, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Bronx Community College (BCC) $98,170 over two years to upgrade the technology in its Cybersecurity Computer Lab. BCC’s Cybersecurity and Networking Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree program — the first to be offered […]

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  • BCC TO OFFER EVENING CHILD CARE FOR STUDENTS AND THEIR CHILDREN

    October 11, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    The Program for Two to Five-Year-Olds Made Possible by $1.4 Million in Federal Funding OCTOBER 4, 2018 – Beginning next year, Bronx Community College (BCC) will introduce on-campus child care for students attending evening classes, thanks to a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Education. BCC’s accredited Early Childhood Center currently offers child care […]

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  • THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION $5 MILLION AWARD

    September 6, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Bronx Community College a $5 million dollar grant for Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S-STEM) (Department for Undergraduate Education, Award #1833852). This is one of the largest S-STEM grants that NSF has ever awarded to a community college. Principal Investigator Vicki Flaris will implement this grant with Co-Principal […]

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  • NASA AWARDS $300,000 TO BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEG

    July 31, 2018 | Bronx Community College

      Grant Will Prepare Middle and High School Students  To Become the Science-Savvy Workforce of Tomorrow   July 31, 2018 – The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced an award of more than $300,000 to Bronx Community College (BCC) for a two-year program that will contribute to the training and development of the […]

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  • Another Year of Miracles Concludes at Future Now

    June 25, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    Entering to the celebratory syncopation of a drum ensemble instead of the traditional Pomp and Circumstance, graduates of Bronx Community College’s celebrated Future Now program took their places beneath the golden dome of the Gould Memorial Library auditorium on Thursday, June 14.   The mission of Future Now is to provide educational empowerment for out-of-school and/or formerly […]

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  • Bronx EOC Graduates Seize the Opportunity

    June 25, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    Thirteen was a lucky number for the 137 students of the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center, who converged on Gould Memorial Library for their graduation ceremonies on Wednesday, June 13. They leave with the education and skills for jobs as varied as Master Barber, Emergency Medical Technician and Microsoft Office specialist.   President Isekenegbe was on hand […]

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  • Take Advantage of a New and Innovative Healthcare Training Program at Bronx Community College

    June 20, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    The Bronx is in desperate need of healing and recovery. Reports by government agencies and private organizations make it clear that there is a crisis in public health conditions and drug addiction in the borough. Such serious problems can only be resolved when they are challenged head-on by caring, dedicated and qualified professionals — perhaps […]

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  • Saluting Gina Rodriguez, the BCC 2018 Salutatorian

    May 30, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    Our Salutatorian’s post-BCC career has already begun — Gina Rodriguez completed her graduation requirements last August and is now an English major at Hunter College. Born in New York City but raised in the Dominican Republic, Ms. Rodriguez returned to the United States in 2015 to attend BCC. “Here I learned it’s not just about […]

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  • Meet BCC’s 2018 Non-traditional Valedictorian Alixan Ducreay

    May 29, 2018 | Bronx Community College

    Non-traditional students like Alixan Ducreay are a Bronx Community College tradition. A Bronxite for the last 20 years, he came to BCC to earn his first college degree after years of working in banking and information technology and raising a family. The Caribbean-born Mr. Ducreay majored in political science while serving as a senator in […]

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