Bronx Community College

Bronx Educational Opportunity Center leads in Microsoft Certifications

March 12, 2012 | Bronx Community College

ATTAIN Lab at the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center leads the nearly 40 statewide ATTAIN Labs network in Microsoft Certifications. Figures recently released by the State University of New York show that the ATTAIN lab at the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center helped 575 New Yorkers receive certifications in various Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel and Power […]

Bronx Community College St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon Celebration

March 7, 2012 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College Irish Heritage and Culture Committee St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon Celebration Friday, March 16, 2012, Noon Bronx Community College Colston Hall, Lower Level 2155 University Avenue Bronx, NY 10453 Honoring … Mr. Derek Woods Journalist ▪ Videographer ▪ Producer Bronx Magazine ~ BRONXNET ‐ www.bronxnet.org Producer of “Memory Brings us Back” ~ Recipient […]

BCC Student First Place at CUNY-Wide Competition

February 29, 2012 | Bronx Community College

On February 14, 2012, Cory Vendryes, a member of the Speech, Drama & Debate club at Bronx Community College, came in First Place in Persuasive Speaking at the CUNY CLASP (CUNY League of Active Speech Professors) speech competition. The competition was held at LaGuardia Community College and included two categories: Informative and Persuasive speaking. Communication […]

First BCC Students to Receive Honorable Mention at The Black Engineer of the Year Awards in Philadelphia

February 28, 2012 | Bronx Community College

Congratulations to Alex Luma, computer science major and Anthony Canelo, engineering science major, who both received honorable mention at the Black Engineer of The Year Awards in Philadelphia on February 17, 2012. Alex Luma was awarded the “Community in STEM” Award and Anthony Canelo was awarded the “Academics in STEM” Award. It was a very […]

Associate Professor of History William deJong-Lambert has Received a $25,000 Science, Technology and Society Grant

February 24, 2012 | Bronx Community College, Uncategorized

Associate Professor of History William deJong-Lambert has received a $25,000 Science, Technology and Society grant from the National Science Foundation to fund the Second International Workshop on Lysenkoism, hosted by the University of Vienna, June 21-23, 2012. The first International Workshop on Lysenkoism, held December 4-5, 2009 at the CUNY Graduate Center and the Harriman […]

Putnam County District Attorney Speaks to Bronx Community College Students About Bullying, Growing Up in the Bronx, and Criminal Justice Careers

November 18, 2011 | Bronx Community College, Uncategorized

Bronx, NY — Putnam County, NY, District Attorney Adam Levy visited Bronx Community College November 10, 2011, where he spoke to criminal justice students about the bullying epidemic, his Bronx background, and careers in the criminal justice field. “You are in the best place to learn your trade in criminal justice,” he said at the […]

Bronx Community College Holds Dedication Ceremony for New Campus Mural

November 4, 2011 | Bronx Community College

Bronx, NY — Bronx Community College held a dedication ceremony on October 27, 2011, for a new mural created for its campus. Conceived, designed, and executed by students and graduates of BCC’s Digital Arts Program, the artwork is located on the temporary construction fence adjacent to the College’s Language Hall. The dedication ceremony was held […]

Bronx Community College Students Win Speech Trophies in First Competition of the Fall 2011 Semester

November 2, 2011 | Bronx Community College, Uncategorized

Bronx Community College students Cory Vendryes and Yanilda Peralta were trophy winners at the Ed Leonard Memorial Speech Tournament held at Seton Hall University in New Jersey October 22, 2011. The two members of BCC’s Speech, Drama and Debate Team were winners in the Impromptu Sales event. Vendryes, a liberal arts major with a biology […]

Bronx Community College HITECH Students Learn About the Growing Health Information Technology Career Field at Annual Conference

November 1, 2011 | Bronx Community College

Students in Bronx Community College’s Continuing and Professional Studies HITECH Program attended the Second Annual New York State Student Informatics Conference on September 23, 2011. Held at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, the conference was presented by the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS). The purpose of the event was to nurture and develop future health […]

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter and Author Keynotes Bronx Community College’s Freshman Convocation

November 1, 2011 | Bronx Community College

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter and Author Keynotes Bronx Community College’s Freshman Convocation Bronx, NY — Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author Mirta Ojito was the keynote speaker at the Bronx Community College Freshman Convocation on September 22, 2011. She spoke on the topic of “College Students in a Global Community” during the convocation, which was held in […]

Freshman Convocation Highlighted Student Stepping Stones to College Success

October 28, 2010 | Bronx Community College, Uncategorized

Bronx Community College freshmen convocation highlighted student stepping stones to success.

Prepare for New Job Opportunities in Managing Electronic Health Records: Attend Bronx Community College’s Open House, Sat., Oct. 16 and Wed., Oct. 20

October 12, 2010 | Bronx Community College, Uncategorized

Prepare for new job opportunities in managing electronic health records at Bronx Community College.

Radiologic Technologists: Bronx Community College Will Offer Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Training Course

September 22, 2010 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College will offer magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) training course.

Bronx Community College Student Changes Major to Dietetics and Nutrition: Captivated by Gardening Joys

September 17, 2010 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College student changes major to
dietetics and nutrition because of summer gardening experience.

BCC President Carolyn G. Williams Appointed to National Education Policy Committee

August 24, 2010 | Bronx Community College

BCC President Carolyn G. Williams appointed to national education policy committee.

Bronx High School Students Interview Holocaust Survivors and Make History Come Alive

August 24, 2010 | Bronx Community College

Bronx high school students interview Holocaust survivors and make history come alive.

BCC Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Department of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences

August 19, 2010 | Bronx Community College

BCC celebrates 50th anniversary of Department of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences.

Bronx Community College Student Wins Peter Jennings Award

August 3, 2010 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College student wins Peter Jennings Award.

Bronx Community College Will Offer Electronic Medical Records Training

July 8, 2010 | Bronx Community College

Bronx Community College will offer electronic medical records training.

David Dinkins Provides Keynote Address at Bronx Educational Opportunity Center’s 23rd Graduation

July 7, 2010 | Bronx Community College

David Dinkins provides keynote address at Bronx Educational Opportunity Center’s 23rd graduation.