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  • Bronx Community College Holds Building Trades Open House Saturday, June 24

    June 15, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Don’t miss out on building a career in the building trades! BCC is holding an Open House at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 24, in Bliss Hall Room 101, for those interested in asking questions and wanting information about our Building Trades Career Development Certificate Programs: • Boiler Maintenance • Building Maintenance & Repair • Cabinet […]

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  • Hall of Fame Research To Benefit Students At Three Bronx Colleges – BCC, Hostos & Lehman

    June 13, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx Community College, Hostos and Lehman College faculty of The City University of New York will participate in a two-week seminar of featured scholars touring and talking about the Hall of Fame for Great Americans starting Monday, June 19 at 10 a.m. The event is co-sponsored by BCC’s Center for Teaching Excellence. The tour and […]

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  • BCC STUDENT FILMS WILL BE SCREENED AT 13TH ANNUAL FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL AT THE CLEARVIEW CINEMA IN MANHATTAN (6/13)

    June 13, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    The Thirteenth Annual Bronx Community College (BCC) Film & Video Festival will be held Tuesday, June 13, at Cablevision’s Clearview Cinema, between 61st and 62nd Street, in Manhattan. The BCC beginning filmmakers are competing for $2,500 in cash awards from Kodak and Avid Technology. This is the first opportunity students have had to see their […]

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  • NYS Health Commissioner Tells BCC Graduating Class ‘Service Is the Rent You Pay For Living’

    June 5, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    New York State Health Commissioner Antonia Coello Novello, stated to BCC’s graduating class: “The world owes you nothing …as a minority, the best revenge is success!” Dr. Novello congratulated, counseled and then challenged students with 10-points that included urging them to not be afraid of taking risks, to never forget their roots, to never underestimate […]

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  • BCC Media Technology Student Ferbie Vazquez Returns from the Cannes Film Festival

    June 5, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx Community College Media Tech Student Ramon (Ferbie) Vazquez came back from the Riviera where he represented BCC at the American Pavilion Film Program at the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France. For a beginning film student this opportunity – he was there from May 12 to May 29, 2006 – Ferbie said in e-mails […]

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  • Training Session to be Offered in Brooklyn for Fueling Diesels with Cooking Oil

    May 22, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – The Center for Sustainable Energy at Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York has organized a training session on how to fuel diesel engines with cooking oil. The sessions will be open to the public and held at Automotive High School in Brooklyn, 50 Bedford Avenue, from 6 […]

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  • BCC Explores Why Young Black & Latino Males Do Not Seek Education as a Way to a Better Future

    May 19, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    All Day Conference May 20 Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College of The City University of New York will hold A Call to Action Conference on Young Black & Latino Men At Risk on Saturday, May 20, 2006, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.) THE FREE EVENT IS […]

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  • Black & Latino Men: BCC Education, Employment and Empowerment Conference Saturday 5/20

    May 19, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY -Young black men, according to several studies, are in a bad way – with joblessness and incarceration at alarming highs, and a street culture of swagger reinforcing these conditions as “normal.” As a neglected group, they now need America’s focused attention. It’s disheartening to learn that: • In 2004, half of African-American men […]

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  • BCC Now Registering Students For Displaced Homemaker Class May 23

    May 8, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College offers displaced homemakers career development workshops, vocational training (computers for beginners, intermediate and advanced office skills) for BRONX and UPPER MANHATTAN residents. Employment specialists assist with job search, resume writing, cover letter writing, internet access for job leads, use of computer lab, faxing/e-mailing of documents and referrals. Counseling, as […]

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  • Bronx Community College To Hold Its Annual Scholarship Gala

    May 8, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – The Bronx Community College Foundation Annual Hall of Fame Scholarship Gala will take place on Wednesday, June 7 at Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway in Manhattan. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. and dinner, dancing and an awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. The evening will include live music along with […]

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