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  • The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery Acquires Professor Patricia Cronin’s Sculpture

    July 30, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    Memorial to a Marriage is one of 25 pieces of art selected for an annual show highlighting the gallery’s new acquisitions. By AUDREY M. PETERSON   This spring, Brooklyn College Art Professor Patricia Cronin‘s sculpture, Memorial to a Marriage (2002), has been chosen to be part of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery‘s 50th Anniversary New Acquisitions exhibition. Called an “icon of the marriage […]

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  • Professor Matthew Burgess Is PUMPed About His Latest Collaborative Public Art Project

    July 23, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    Burgess’s vision, the Poetry Urban Mural Project (PUMP), is bringing communities of students, scholars, and artists together to create public works that transform the aesthetic of the city one wall at a time. By ROBERT JONES JR. Led by their English teacher Natalie Nuzzo ’11, ’13 M.A., the eighth-grade students of David A. Boody I.S. 228 […]

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  • Diversity and Inclusion Celebrated at Brooklyn College’s 93rd Commencement Ceremony

    May 31, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    The event, which drew politicians from all around the city, highlighted student success with hopeful messages from alumni and friends of the college. By ROBERT JONES JR.   “We know that our diversity is our strength and enhances the academic experience for all,” said Brooklyn College President Michelle J. Anderson at the 2018 Brooklyn College Commencement Ceremony, held […]

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  • Invested in Student Success

    May 30, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    Launched in 2015 with the generous support of Martin D. Sass ’63, Brooklyn College’s M.D. Sass Investment Institute has ensured that students gain the real-world financial experience and access to Wall Street movers and shakers that give them an edge in the job market. By ROBERT JONES JR. M.D. Sass, which manages over $7 billion in […]

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  • Brooklyn College Class of 2018 Valedictorian Margaret Iuni’s Goal Is to Teach Tolerance

    May 21, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    The William E. Macaulay Honors College student believes a key component to overcoming many of the obstacles facing society today is practicing compassion, a trait she wants to instill in younger generations of students. By ROBERT JONES JR. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 […]

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  • Cultural Competency and Intersectionality Are Priorities for English and History Double Major Nicole Solis-Ramirez

    May 21, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    The graduating senior and mother of four discusses how her life impacts her approach to academics. By ROBERT JONES JR. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 share their thoughts on some of the more complex and challenging aspects of their areas of study. For […]

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  • A Feirstein Cinema School Graduate Talks Diversity in the Film Industry

    May 17, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    Daniel W. Smith ’18 M.A. finds his voice and shares it as part of a commencement campaign celebrating the Brooklyn College Class of 2018. By ROBERT JONES JR. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 share their thoughts on some of the more complex and […]

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  • Graduating Senior Cynthia Ly Uses Interesting Classroom Strategies to Ensure a Well-Rounded Education for a Diverse Student Body

    May 14, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    Looking to become a high school biology teacher, Ly finds particular techniques that establish equity in a public school setting. By ROBERT JONES JR.   As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 share their thoughts on some of the more complex and challenging aspects of […]

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  • Computer Science Major Moshe Farah Details the “Privacy Paradox” in the Digital Age

    May 9, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    By Robert Jones Jr. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 share their thoughts on some of the more complex and challenging aspects of their areas of study. For more on this year’s commencement, visit our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages. Use the #BCGrad2018 […]

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  • A Business Degree 15 Years in the Making

    May 9, 2018 | Brooklyn College

    By Robert Jones Jr. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2018 share their thoughts on some of the more complex and challenging aspects of their areas of study. For more on this year’s commencement, visit our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages. Use the #BCGrad2018 […]

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