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  • Manny Mejia: BCC’s Representative to CUNY’s New Leadership Initiative

    April 15, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Manuel Arsenis Mejia Fernandez, better known by fellow students at BCC as Manny Mejia, is a member of a special group at City University. He is one of 28 students to become a member of CUNY’s new Leadership Academy out of 480,000 students. The Leadership Academy is a new CUNY initiative to […]

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  • NYC & BCC Runners — Register Now For Bronx Community College’s “Run and Walk for Cancer”

    April 7, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Everyone is invited to bring family and friends to Bronx Community College’s 31st Annual Hall of Fame 10K (6.2 miles)/5K (3.1 miles) Run on Saturday, May 2, 2009, at 10 a.m. The race starts and finishes at the College. If you prefer, you may participate in The Michael Steuerman 2 Mile Fitness […]

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  • BCC Holds Tree Planting Ceremony to Improve Air Quality and Temperature

    April 7, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – In a tree planting ceremony, Bronx Community College President Carolyn G. Williams inaugurated the planting of 94 trees on the campus in a joint partnership with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and New York City. NYSERDA, on behalf of New York City, is administering a $10 million […]

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  • Tree Planting on BCC Campus Will Help Improve Air Quality and Temperature

    April 3, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – As part of a long-term New York City and New York State partnership, Bronx Community College President Carolyn G. Williams and students from BCC’s Ornamental Horticulture Program initiated a tree planting program on the campus on Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at 1 p.m. The planting took place in front of Language Hall. […]

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  • Bronx Community College Presents Awards To An Administrator, Scientist and Nurse April 2

    March 30, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – The Bronx Community College (BCC) Foundation will hold its annual Gala Awards Dinner, Celebrating BCC: Progress and Promise, at the New York Botanical Garden (2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY) on Thursday, April 2, 2009. Those to be honored as part of the evening program include Jay Hershenson, senior vice chancellor for university […]

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  • BCC Music Teacher Honored at Bronx Community College Irish Heritage Day on Thursday, March 12

    March 16, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Public School 59 Music Teacher Caroline Duggan was the community guest of honor at the 24th Irish Heritage Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony at Bronx Community College, held in Colston Hall (2155 University Avenue at West 181st Street) on March 12. She led the Keltic Dreams Irish Dance Troupe in a performance. […]

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  • Rev. Dr. Calvin Butts Honored at BCC Annual MLK Dinner

    March 13, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Unity & Strength Minority Faculty/Staff Association (U&S) of Bronx Community College (BCC) honored Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III at the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Dinner on February 27. Dr. Butts is the Pastor of the famous Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem and co-founder of the Abyssinian Development Corporation. He is also President […]

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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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