• Chairman of New York’s St. Patrick Day Parade To Be Honored By Bronx Community College

    February 24, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — John T. Dunleavy, Chairman of the New York City Saint Patrick’s Day Parade, and member of the Parade Celebration Committee for 38 years, will be the featured guest Thursday, March 2, 2006, at Bronx Community College’s annual Irish Heritage Luncheon and Awards Ceremony at 1-3 p.m. in BCC’s Colston Hall, Lower Level. […]

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  • Dr. Nell Irvin Painter Will Talk About African American History And Its Meanings 1619 To Present At BCC 2/14

    February 10, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Dr. Nell Irvin Painter, Professor Emeritus, Princeton University, will present a lecture based on her latest book, “Creating Black Americans: African American History and Its Meanings, 1619 to the Present” on Tuesday, February 14, 2006, from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. She will speak in the Gould Memorial Library Auditorium on the campus of Bronx […]

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  • Louis Stokes AMP Program Helps BCC Math & Science Minority Students

    February 6, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx Community College of The City University of New York minority science, mathematics, computer science and technology students are learning through hands on research projects with professors the research skills required to advance their prospects in science or math careers. According to Dr. Maria Psarelli of the Mathematics and Computer Science Department and Faculty Coordinator […]

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  • Emmy Nomination for BCC Documentary Maker

    February 6, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    “And the Gates Opened: Women in the Rabbinate,” a sixty minute documentary produced by Dr. Debra Gonsher Vinik, Chairperson of Bronx Community College’s Department of Communication Arts and Sciences, and directed by David Vinik, has been nominated for a 2006 Emmy Award for Best Religious Programming. The program examines the struggle by women for the […]

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  • Working with Hollywood Filmmakers at BCC

    January 26, 2006 | Bronx Community College

    Before major movies compete for Oscars and Golden Globe Awards, Bronx Community College students, faculty, and staff have often witnessed, on the campus, the making of a number of movie segments that comprise those movies. When Robert De Niro’s crew of actors, extras, and technical people rolled all their equipment – in eight trucks and […]

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  • BCC Scholarship Student Flies 7,364 Miles To Shanghai

    December 27, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College Scholarship Student Frank Pena has traveled to the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico but never in his wildest dreams did he think he would leave his Bronx neighborhood for Shanghai, China and take an 18-hour flight from New York to San Francisco to Shanghai on December 26, the day […]

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  • Kadiatou Diallo Urges West African Women Immigrants To Seek Information at BCC Empowerment Day

    December 16, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    “Education is the key to success,” was advice that Kadiatou Diallo delivered at Bronx Community College of The City University of New York’s African Women’s Empowerment Day. An immigrant herself and the mother of a son who had hoped to go to college, but died prematurely in New York, Ms. Diallo said that she had […]

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  • BCC To Host African Women’s Empowerment Day II (A.W.E. Day): Kadiatou Diallo To Speak Thursday 12/8

    November 30, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College (BCC) and Sanctuary for Families will sponsor a panel discussion, “African Women’s Empowerment Day II (A.W.E. Day) on Thursday, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., December 8. BCC is located at West 181st Street and University Avenue. The discussion, which is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, willbe held […]

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  • BCC Unveils WinterArts 2006 Culture Program December 1

    November 23, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College’s Continuing & Professional Studies Division is repeating its successful arts and culture program. The classes are designed for those who want to explore arts and culture and those with busy schedules. WinterArts 2006 will kick off in December. BCC will hold a French style wine tasting class at LeRefuge […]

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  • New York City Prospective Firefighters Can Take Exam Prep Courses At Bronx Community College

    November 21, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York will hold an information session on the upcoming Firefighter Examinations and preparatory courses to be offered at BCC in January, February and March of 2006. Individuals with questions should come to Philosophy Hall, Tuesday, December 6th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., […]

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