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  • Environmental Justice Speaker Peggy M. Shepard Urges Freshmen To Make Things Happen By Taking Action

    February 25, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY –A bubbling and alert freshmen class packed into Gould Memorial Library Auditorium on February 19, 2009, and listened raptly to environmental justice keynote speaker Peggy M. Shepard when she posed a question to her audience at the Spring Convocation for Freshman: “How will you use your careers to take action” on making neighborhoods, […]

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  • Director of BCC Public Safety Retires: The Job Is About Service

    February 2, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – McThaddeus (Mac) Holden, director of public safety at Bronx Community College, retired after serving 12 years. When he came to BCC in 1996, he brought with him experiences of being a patrol officer, investigator, academy instructor, and most importantly, an impressive background in college security management. He served in the New York […]

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  • BCC Student Athlete Kristal McGreggor Earns Full Scholarship to Hampton University

    February 2, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College marketing graduate (December 2008) Kristal McGreggor knows hard work and diligence pay off! She proved it to herself in the classroom and in track and field. Ms. McGreggor is the Division III shot put record holder for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). She says it is an […]

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  • BCC Student-Athlete Claudette Hetmeyer Wins CUNYAC Cross Country Championship & Places 6th in Junior College Nationals in Rhode Island

    February 2, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College’s Claudette Hetmeyer won the 2008 CUNY Athletic Conference Cross Country Championship (CUNYAC) by defeating some 70 student-athletes from 13 CUNYAC community and senior colleges. BCC’s Claudette Hetmeyer and Queensborough’s Alex Medina won the women’s and men’s races, respectively. This is the first time in the history of the championships […]

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  • Bronx Community College Awarded $2.4 Million Cooperative Grant To Improve Students’ Academic Success In Sciences

    December 16, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York has been awarded one of the largest grant acquisitions in the College.’’s history from the U.S. Department of Education. It is designed to produce greater numbers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduates, and to insure that minority and economically […]

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  • BCC Holds Groundbreaking for North Instructional Building and Library

    October 30, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College of The City University of New York launched a major facilities expansion on October 21 when it broke ground for the 98,000-square-foot North Instructional Building and Library. Under sunny skies, more than 100 expectantly excited guests, including officials from New York State, New York City and The Bronx joined […]

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  • BCC Holds Groundbreaking: New Building to Grow on Bronx Campus

    October 17, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – We cordially invite your publication/TV station to send a reporter and a photographer on Tuesday, October 21, at 10 a.m., to cover a groundbreaking for the North Instructional Building and Library at Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York. The new structure will help meet the College’s growing […]

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  • Bronx Community College Awarded $2.7 Million Title V Grant To Enhance Instructional Technology

    September 22, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College of The City University of New York has been awarded a $2.75 million, five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Education to expand and accelerate the equipping of classrooms to today’s technology enhanced standards. The Title V grant – called the Developing Hispanic Serving Institutions Program – helps eligible […]

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  • BCC Student Sprinter Appears In TV Commercial At Beijing Olympics

    August 25, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    If you are among the millions worldwide who have been watching the Beijing Olympics, you have probably seen John Xavier, a student-athlete at Bronx Community College of The City University of New York, together with famed American sprinter Tyson Gay. No, Xavier is not an Olympic athlete, but an actor in a television commercial for […]

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  • BCC’s Business & Professional Development Institute Offers Training and Consulting Services

    August 25, 2008 | Bronx Community College

    Ever consider specialized training and consulting as a way to find solutions to meet your business needs and expand your client base, whatever the size of your business — from “mom and pop,” to medium, and large? A call to The Business & Professional Development Institute (BPDI) of Bronx Community College may be the most […]

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