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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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  • BCC Promotes Global Citizenship Through International Education Week on Campus

    November 17, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College’s President Carolyn Williams opened The College’s first, International Education Week, four-days (October 31 to November 3) of activities with remarks and an installation of flags in Colston Hall Lower Level, each with student messages about the importance of tolerance to connect BCC students to world cultures. Outside, on campus […]

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  • SoBRO Honors BCC President and Two Others at 33rd Annual Gala

    November 15, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – The South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO) will honor Dr. Carolyn G. Williams, president of Bronx Community College of The City University of New York for her distinguished career in education and her efforts to building a Better Bronx at the 33rd annual SoBRO Gala, Wednesday, November 16, at The Copacabana. […]

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  • NSF Awards Bronx Community College $900,000 To Develop Energy Services Technology

    November 10, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY — The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded a grant of $900,000 to Bronx Community College to develop and implement a new Energy Services Technology program (EST) that will establish an A.A.S. degree in EST and a series of continuing education certificate courses at the college. The grant money will be used to plan […]

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  • Fuels of the Future Touted On BCC Campus To Show New Transportation Potential in NYC

    October 31, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – With drivers focused on skyrocketing oil prices and scientists calling for less atmospheric pollution, Bronx Community College’s Center for Sustainable Energy (CSE) spotlighted alternative fuel technologies at a conference titled, “A Road to Energy Independence: New York City’s Alternative Transportation Future.” “We want people who buy gasoline to understand that oil is […]

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  • BCC Graduate Pursues Career At SUNY Maritime College

    October 13, 2005 | Bronx Community College

    Bronx, NY – Bronx Community College Transfer Student Jenelle Guevera is beginning her second year at SUNY Maritime College. As an International Transportation and Trade (ITT) student, she is learning about the world of international commerce – finance, transportation, and the regulations that govern the import and export of products on trains, ships, and planes. […]

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