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  • Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr., President Emeritus of BCC, Will Be Commencement Speaker on Friday, May 29

    May 7, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr., the 87-year-old president emeritus of Bronx Community College (1977-1993) and Tuskegee Airman, will pay tribute to the BCC graduating class at commencement on Friday, May 29, at 10 a.m. on Ohio Field (2155 University Avenue at West 181st Street). He will also be presented with the Presidential […]

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  • Denise Comara is BCC Valedictorian

    May 7, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Valedictorian and Human Services graduate Denise Comara always had hopes of one day earning her college degree. She withdrew from Bronx Community College to bring up a family. For years, as a wife and mother, she worked as a payroll assistant until she was laid off. When that happened, she didn’t waste […]

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  • Two Brothers from Togo Who Earned a Kaplan and an NYU Scholarship Respectively Will Graduate From BCC May 29

    May 7, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – For Bronx Community College business major Bouniyaminou Gbadamassi (the G is silent), who graduates on May 29, this year is exciting for two reasons. First, last week he received his acceptance letter to enroll at Cornell University next fall. Second, he will graduate with his older brother, Taoyidi Gbadamassi, mathematics major at […]

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  • BCC’s Commencement Speaker Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Will Walk in the Michael Steuerman 2 Mile Fitness Walk May 2

    May 1, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – “Keeping busy” is BCC’s Commencement Speaker Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.’s secret for remaining active. Dr. Brown, who practices what he preaches, will walk in the Michael Steuerman 2 Mile Fitness Walk as part of Bronx Community College’s 31st Annual Hall of Fame 10K (6.2 miles)/5K (3.1 miles) “Run and Walk for Cancer,” […]

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  • Ecuador’s Ambassador to the United Nations Questions Current Policy on Migrants

    April 29, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Moving towards universal citizenship as a world policy, a polarizing topic to many, was suggested as a more humanistic way to address the ever expanding impact of migrants in the global world. The topic was explored at the twelfth annual Samuel D. Ehrenpreis Memorial Lecture in Gould Memorial Library (GML). The somewhat […]

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  • BCC Holds Comic Con Saturday (April 25, 2009)

    April 20, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Comic Books Offer Incentives for Reluctant Readers: Saturday Conference Shows New Literacy Pathway Hundreds of people will converge on Bronx Community College (BCC) for the Third Annual Kids Comic Con in Colston Hall Lower Level, 2155 University Avenue at West 181st Street, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, April 25, 2009. FREE to anyone […]

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  • FREE Public Talk at BCC: The Rights of Belonging: Migration & Universal Citizenship in the Case of Ecuador (4/23)

    April 16, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Her Excellency Maria Fernanda Espinosa, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Ecuador to the United Nations, will speak on “The Rights of Belonging: Migration and Universal Citizenship in the Case of Ecuador” at the twelfth Annual Samuel D. Ehrenpreis Memorial Lecture on Thursday, April 23, at 2 p.m. in Gould Memorial Library Auditorium, […]

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  • BCC Nursing Students to Visit Jamaica on Humanitarian Mission in June

    April 16, 2009 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Five Bronx Community College (BCC) nursing students will travel to Jamaica on a humanitarian mission from June 19 to 28, 2009. The nursing students – Sonia Rose-Marie Ruddock, Nadine Myers-Campbell, Joseling Pagan, Cynthia Diaz, and Priscilla Mariusso – along with Komi Attitso, a liberal arts and science major, will perform health screening […]

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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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