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  • To INFINITY and Beyond

    August 17, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    Grad Student David Engel was over the moon about his internship at NASA this past summer, which he secured through his work with the Magner Career Center.  By ROBERT JONES JR. NASA‘s John C. Stennis Space Center is located in Hancock County, Mississippi, on the banks of the Pearl River. It occupies nearly 14,000 acres and is surrounded […]

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  • A Classics Man

    August 14, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    Essowe Tchalim ’15 scored a coveted role at Droga5, one of the top ad agencies in the world, and credits his education in the Brooklyn College Department of Classics for giving him the knowledge, tools, and resources to achieve his goals. By ROBERT JONES JR. How did a recent Brooklyn College graduate with a B.A. in classics secure a […]

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  • Brooklyn College Enters Into Its First Student Exchange Program With a South Korean University

    July 13, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. Brooklyn College President Michelle J. Anderson and a team of Brooklyn College students, faculty, staff, and administrators met with a delegation from Dongguk University led by President Tae Sik Han, a Buddhist monk, to formalize a longstanding collaboration between the two institutions and inaugurate a semester-long exchange program. The student exchange program begins fall 2017 and, with […]

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  • Money Magazine Ranks Brooklyn College One of the Top 50 Best Colleges in the Country

    July 10, 2017 | Brooklyn College, Uncategorized

    By ROBERT JONES JR. Brooklyn College made the top 50 in Money magazine’s 2017–18 “711 Best Colleges for Your Money” listing. Coming in at #43, the college was noted for its outstanding national academic reputation, rigorous honors college, study abroad program, first-year learning communities, diversity, and selectivity. Additionally, Money highlighted Brooklyn College as having one of the highest rates of achievement in the country in regard to assisting […]

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  • Class of 2017 Grad Ryan Beckford Heads to CNBC

    July 5, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. Even before he walked down the aisle at Barclays Center for the 2017 Brooklyn College Commencement Ceremony, Ryan Beckford ’17 had already scored a coveted position as a post-production prep tech at CNBC, thanks, in no small part, to the resources and training he received from the Magner Career Center. Beckford, who received his Bachelor […]

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  • Signs of Change: Brooklyn College Implements Gender-Inclusive and Gender-Neutral Restrooms

    June 12, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. All Brooklyn College single-sex restrooms are gender inclusive and single-occupancy restrooms are gender neutral thanks to the advocacy of a variety of groups in the campus community. The implementation of this policy, in accordance with New York City law, comes after the Trump administration rescinded the Obama administration’s transgender students restroom-use protections, […]

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  • Bernie Sanders Inspires the Brooklyn College Class of 2017 at Commencement Ceremony Held at the Barclays Center

    May 31, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) helped Brooklyn College celebrate its 92nd commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, delivering a rousing keynote address as well as accepting an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters for his groundbreaking career in politics, visionary approach to public policy and higher education, dedication to civic welfare, […]

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  • #BCGrad2017: Now Ready to Pursue Her Ph.D. at Yale University, Teanu Reid ’16 Reflects on How Brooklyn College Prepared Her for Success

    May 26, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. Teanu Reid technically received her B.A. in history from Brooklyn College in 2016, but her journey to the next phase of her academic career begins with the Class of 2017. Rather than attend graduate school immediately, Reid decided utilize a gap year to work at the college and to ensure the […]

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  • #BCGrad2017: Educator Merin Jacob ’17 M.A. Returned to College to Gain a Newer Understanding

    May 24, 2017 | Brooklyn College, Uncategorized

    By ROBERT JONES JR. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2017 share some details of their journeys from students to graduates. Find more student commencement profiles and videos on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Use the #BCGrad2017 hashtag to join the conversation! Merin Jacob […]

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  • #BCGrad2017: Brooklyn College Is Where Ervin Seytgazi ’17 Discovered His Potential

    May 23, 2017 | Brooklyn College

    By ROBERT JONES JR. As they prepare for the next stages of their lives, members of the Brooklyn College Class of 2017 share some details of their journeys from students to graduates. Find more student commencement profiles and videos on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Use the #BCGrad2017 hashtag to join the conversation! Ervin Seytgazi […]

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