Bronx Community College

George Wolf, “Witness to History: From Fleeing the Holocaust to Helping Survivors”

April 24, 2015 | Bronx Community College

The BCC Department of History presents the Eighteenth Annual Ehrenpreis Memorial Lecture: George Wolf, “Witness to History: From Fleeing the Holocaust to Helping Survivors” Thursday, May 14, 2015, 2:00 p.m. Bronx Community College Campus Gould Memorial Library [GM], Auditorium Reception to follow in Gould Memorial Library [GM], Rotunda 2155 University Avenue Bronx, NY  10453 Mr. George Wolf, […]

Bronx Community College Signs “Statement of Shared Interest” Agreement with Inter American University of Puerto Rico.

April 23, 2015 | Bronx Community College

What: The signing of a Statement Of Shared Interest between the Inter American University Of Puerto Rico and Bronx Community College of The City University Of New York “to memorialize their mutual intention to promote collaborative academic opportunities between the Institutions.” The Intra American University is the largest private institution of higher education in Western […]

NOTED HIGHER EDUCATION EXPERT TO ADDRESS FACULTY DAY AT BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE Thomas Bailey to Deliver April 24 Keynote Speech

April 22, 2015 | Bronx Community College

April 21, 2015 — Dr. Thomas R. Bailey, director of the highly-regarded Community College Research Center at Teachers College, Columbia University, will deliver the Keynote Address at Bronx Community College’s Faculty Day on Friday, April 24. His speech, “The Faculty Role in Redesigning America’s Community Colleges,” is based on Redesigning America’s Community Colleges, the book […]

It’s Not Love—It’s A Crime

March 18, 2015 | Bronx Community College

The Bronx Community College Spring 2015  President’s Lecture A free public forum on issues impacting our campus, our community, our world Gould Memorial Library Auditorium Bronx Community College, 2155 University Avenue, Bronx New York 10453 For more information about the event, contact: Sgt. Alexandria Torres Public Safety, 718.289.5100, ext. 3730 or 718.289.5390 Diane Weathers AVP Communications and Marketing, 718.289.5770 Thérèse LeMelle Director, […]

WABC-TV Eyewitness News Listens to the Bronx

February 27, 2015 | Bronx Community College

The on-air anchors and reporters of WABC-TV’s Eyewitness News are holding a “town hall” here at Bronx Community College. They want to know what members of the BCC community — and Bronx residents in general — think about their coverage of your community, your issues and your concerns. The WABC Bronx forum will run from 7:00 to 8:30 […]

Analysis by BCC History Professor Appears in “The New Republic”

February 10, 2015 | Bronx Community College

  In the weeks since the terrorist attack on the offices of the Parisian satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, many have attempted to understand how it happened and what it says about the state of the world. But few were as well prepared to understand it in light of shifting views about freedom of expression and […]

BCC Interim President Martí Joins Board of Directors of Gateway to College National Network Board

February 10, 2015 | Bronx Community College

Group Helps Struggling Students Achieve Success in High School and College February 5, 2015 – Gateway to College National Network has announced the election of Dr. Eduardo Martí to its Board of Directors. Mr. Marti will travel to Portland, Oregon, in February for his inaugural meeting with fellow trustees. Dr. Martí, currently serving as interim […]

BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE, BRONX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND BRAM AUTO GROUP COLLABORATE ON AN EXPANDED AUTO TECH TRAINING HUB IN THE BRONX

December 17, 2014 | Bronx Community College

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 10 A.M. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2014 Unique public/private sector partnership strengthens the borough’s position in a high growth field December 19, 2014 — Eduardo J. Martí, Interim President of Bronx Community College, Michael Ianelli, Vice President of the BRAM Auto Group, with 18 dealerships in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, […]

“A BRONX MESSIAH” Featuring the Bronx Opera Chorus and the Orchestra of the Bronx A Bronx Tradition Celebrating its Tenth Anniversary!

November 25, 2014 | Bronx Community College

What: On Sunday, December 14, the Bronx Opera Chorus and The Orchestra of the Bronx will present a unique production of Handel’s Messiah under the direction of Michael Spierman at the Hall of Fame Playhouse at Bronx Community College. Diverse members of the Bronx community will read passages aloud. Messiah includes the famous “Hallelujah” chorus. […]

“SMARTER CITIES WORKSHOP” LAUNCHES BCC’S GREEN AUTUMN

October 3, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Stars of sustainability come to Bronx Community College OCTOBER 2, 2014 — As the leaves on its campus turn red and gold, Bronx Community College is going aggressively green this fall in a series of high profile pro-environment events. First up: The Smarter Cities Workshop, a one-day symposium of key players in the international movement […]

Revolutionary “Geospatial Technology” Comes To Bcc

September 25, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College announces a “Smarter Cities Workshop” and the official opening of its new Geospatial Technology Center  September 22, 2014 — Superman can see through walls. Imagine if you had an even more awesome power: with one glance, you could instantly look at a place like the Bronx and see where health needs are most […]

Building Smart, Resilient and Sustainable Cities Workshop to be held at BCC

September 23, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College will host Smart Cities and Communities on October 2, 2014, 8:30 a.m. – 5:40 p.m., Gould Memorial Library [GM], Auditorium This workshop will deal with best practices for building cities that offer sustainable environmental options and use the latest technology. Topics will range from sustainable development to community engagement and analysis of […]

Mapping What Matters — BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE GEOSPATIAL CENTER OF THE CREST INSTITUTE (BGCCI)

September 15, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Please join us What: Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception When:  Friday October 3rd, 2014 Where: Meister Hall [ME] Rm. 330 Bronx Community College 2155 University Avenue Bronx, New York 10453   Cutting Edge Academic and Research Center Will Enable BCC to Prepare Geospatial Technicians What is Geospatial technology? “Geospatial technology” or “Geomatics” is the […]

BCC Early Childhood Center Receives $500,000 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Grant to Provide Life Coaching to Parent-Students

September 15, 2014 | Bronx Community College

The Lifelong Learners Project Seeks to Increase Retention and Graduation Rates and Provide Employment Opportunities for Scholars Juggling Parenting and Academic Demands Bronx, New York, September 15, 2014 –Ashley Hernandez, 23, has been preparing most of her life to be a life coach. “My mother had eight children, “ says the Bronx native. “I had […]

Bronx Community College Receives $9 Million CUNY 2020 Challenge Grant

August 4, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Funds will be used for facilities upgrades, workforce development and enhanced research in renewable energy July 31, 2014 — In a major development that will greatly expand Bronx Community College’s commitment to the economic vibrancy of the borough it calls home, BCC has been approved for a $9 million CUNY 2020 challenge grant. These funds […]

Free Screening of Fatal Assistance

June 5, 2014 | Bronx Community College

Compelling Documentary on Billions of Dollars Gone Awry in the 2010 Haiti Relief Effort Friday, June 13, 4-7 P.M. June 4, 2014—Fatal Assistance, director Raoul Peck’s powerful and critically-acclaimed documentary on the tragic failure of international relief efforts to assist Haiti in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, will be screened in Bronx Community College’s […]

COMMENCEMENT RETURNS TO BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE

June 2, 2014 | Bronx Community College

The Class of 2014 is a Portrait of New York’s Feistiest Borough May 28th, Bronx, New York — Bronx Community College proudly holds its 54th Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 30th. The Class of 2014 will gather on Ohio Field, the site of so many victories for this year’s Broncos men’s and women’s soccer teams, […]

Save the Date: 2014 BCC Foundation Gala takes place on June 4th

May 7, 2014 | Bronx Community College

June 5, 2014 “The Future is Now“ is the theme for this year’s event. It will be held at Manhattan’s Tribeca Rooftop, with its spectacular views of the city Bronx Community College serves.

GOOD HEALTH AND FITNESS IS THE MESSAGE BEHIND BCC’S MAY 3RD “RUN THE BRONX”

April 18, 2014 | Bronx Community College

This year’s event seeks to raise awareness about health challenges plaguing its home borough April 18, 2014, Bronx, New York – On Saturday, May 3rd, over 1,000 participants are expected to  run  — and walk — for their lives. That’s the date of  “Run the Bronx,” the 36th Annual Roscoe C. Brown Jr. Hall of […]

BCC Professor, Tom Cipullo’s “Credo for a Secular City” to Premiere at Carnegie Hall on April 25

April 15, 2014 | Bronx Community College

On April 25, at 8pm, the Cecilia Chorus (Artistic Director Mark Shapiro) will premiere Tom Cipullo’s new Credo for a Secular City at Carnegie Hall. Written for 150-voice chorus and orchestra, the piece is a journey through faith and doubt in the modern world, and draws upon texts from writers as diverse as Shakespeare, Milton, Matthew Arnold, […]