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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    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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    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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  • BCC PROFESSOR CONTRIBUTES HIS TALENTS TO THE UNITED NATIONS Dr. Ahmed Reid Becomes a Member of the Human Rights Council

    November 30, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    November 24, 2015 — With students from over 100 countries who speak 80 different languages, Bronx Community College can often seem like a miniature United Nations. And now, a BCC professor of history is going to work for the actual U.N. On December 1, Dr. Ahmed Reid will become one of the five members of […]

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  • Nationally acclaimed author, journalist, activist and social critic KEVIN POWELL comes to Bronx Community College

    October 26, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    Nationally acclaimed author, journalist, activist and social critic KEVIN POWELL comes to Bronx Community College to discuss his latest book “The Education of Kevin Powell:   A Boy’s Journey Into Manhood” Friday, November 6, 2015 | 6:30 p.m. The lecture will be followed by a book signing and a chance to meet the author. Roscoe Brown […]

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  • Bronx Community College to Become First CUNY “ASAP College” In University-wide Plan to Boost Associate Degree Attainment

    October 16, 2015 | Bronx Community College, The University

    In a comprehensive initiative aimed at boosting the success of associate degree students, Chancellor James B. Milliken announced today that The City University of New York will embark on a broad strategy to increase graduation rates.

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  • CUNY in the Bronx

    October 14, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    CUNY in the Bronx will guide the uninitiated between Bronx Community College, Hostos Community College and Lehman College to illustrate the Bronx’s rich intellectual legacy. Come and gain a deeper understanding of this overlooked yet vital area of New York City as well as learn more about CUNY’s role in enriching the lives of Bronx […]

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  • BCC Alumna Wins Marie Nesbitt Promise Prize

    October 1, 2015 | Bronx Community College

    Congratulations to BCC digital arts graduate Sigourney Salkey for winning the Marie Nesbitt Promise Prize. The Marie Nesbitt Promise Prize™ was first established in 2002 at SUNY Buffalo Law School by Vikki Pryor in memory of her grandmother, Marie Nesbitt. The Promise Prize™ program describes its “Scholar Objectives” as to “promote learning and scholarship through […]

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