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  • PORTRAITS OF THE CLASS OF 2016: Salutatorian Arlette Butcher

    May 23, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    May 18, 2016 — As a future educator, “I’ve had a passion for working with young children,” observes Early Childhood Education major Arlette Butcher. “I think that every child is capable of learning, but I also believe that there needs to be resources that will assist in being successful.” Arlette’s own passion for learning earned […]

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  • PORTRAITS OF THE CLASS OF 2016 — PORTRAITS OF THE CLASS OF 2016 Andre Christie: Medicine On His Mind

    May 20, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    May 18, 2016 — Andre Christie will receive his Associate in Science degree from Bronx Community College next month, days after returning from South Africa, where he is studying health care for the poor. The day after Commencement, he will fly down to Bethesda, Maryland, to work beside medical researchers at the National Institutes of […]

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  • LACE UP YOUR SNEAKERS — “RUN THE BRONX” RETURNS

    April 27, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    This Year the Health Run and Walk Honors President Emeritus Roscoe C. Brown Jr. and the Life-Saving Work of the 46th and 52nd Precincts   April 25, 2016 — On Saturday, May 7, at 10:00 a.m. sharp, the people of the Bronx will hit the ground running. That’s the date of Run the Bronx: The […]

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  • THREE BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS ARE SEMI-FINALISTS IN RACE FOR COMPETITIVE AND LUCRATIVE AWARD

    March 18, 2016 | Bronx Community College

      Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship provides up to $40,000 per year to 85 Academic Stars   March 18, 2016 — Three Bronx Community College students have been named semi-finalists for this year’s Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The Foundation provides up to $40,000 per year to each of some 85 deserving […]

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  • BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE’S GOULD MEMORIAL LIBRARY NAMED ONE OF “SEVEN TO SAVE” IN NEW YORK STATE

    March 3, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    The Preservation League of New York State Hopes to Rescue an Endangered National Historic Landmark MARCH 2, 2016 — Gould Memorial Library, the architectural masterpiece designed by the legendary Stanford White and built in 1900 on what is now the campus of Bronx Community College (BCC), was named this morning to the Preservation League of […]

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  • WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH COMES TO BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    February 29, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    A Campus-Wide Celebration Will Feature Exhibits, Lectures, Panels and Performances Throughout March FEBRUARY 29, 2016 — At Bronx Community College, where women make up 60 percent of the student body, Women’s History Month will be observed throughout March with a campus-wide program of exhibits, lectures, dance, music and other special events.A highlight will be a […]

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  • Opinions — Barack Obama: Why we must rethink solitary confinement

    January 27, 2016 | Bronx Community College

          By Barack Obama January 25 at 8:01 PM                   In 2010, a 16-year-old named Kalief Browder from the Bronx was accused of stealing a backpack. He was sent to Rikers Island to await trial, where he reportedly endured unspeakable violence at the hands of […]

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  • BCC AWARDED GRANT FOR UNIQUE MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM

    January 25, 2016 | Bronx Community College

    “Get PSyCh’D” Trains BCC Students to Provide Mental Health Support and Referrals to Their Peers JANUARY 14, 2016 — Bronx Community College is the recipient of a $50,000 grant from the van Ameringen Foundation to fund the Peer Support and Career Development training program — known as Get PSyCh’D — an initiative that trains students […]

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  • HANDEL’S MESSIAH RETURNS TO BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    December 10, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    The Seasonal Masterpiece Will Be Performed with Complete Orchestra, Chorus and Soloists, with Readings by Members of the Community  What: The third annual performance of Handel’s Messiah, under the direction of Michael Spierman, with four soloists, The Bronx Opera Chorus, The Orchestra of the Bronx and friends and citizens of the Bronx who will recite […]

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  • President’s Message: $3.4 billion budget request approved by CUNY’s Board of Trustees

    December 9, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    December 9, 2015 The mission of Bronx Community College is to provide our students with a high quality affordable education. That is why keeping tuition at its present level has been one of my top priorities. And so I am very pleased to announce that on November 23, the Board of Trustees of The City […]

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