The first International Laser Radar Conference (ILRC) in the United States in seven years brings nearly 300 participants from 18 countries to The City College of New York July 5 – 10. The event, in the Great Hall in Shepard Hall, is hosted by the NOAA-CREST center at City College.
A study by City College of New York physicists Flaviano Morone and Hernán A. Makse suggests that “smaller is smarter” when it comes to influential superspreaders of information in social networks. This is a major shift from the widely held view that “bigger is better,” and could have important consequences for a broad range of social, natural and living networked systems.
William Helmreich, professor of sociology in The City College of New York’s Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership, spent four years walking almost every street of New York City’s five boroughs: 120,000 blocks, or about 6,000 miles. .
The new academic year begins at the City College of New York’s Continuing and Professional Studies program with a catalog of courses, many of them new, that provide personal and professional development opportunities. One course being offered for the first time is Advanced Coding Concepts & Web Development. The course, the result of a partnership […]
City College of New York researchers led by chemist George John have developed an eco-friendly biodegradable green “herding” agent that can be used to clean up light crude oil spills on water.
Associate Professor of Psychology Timothy Ellmore of the City College of New York’s Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership recently received a $469,250 grant from the National Institutes of Health for a three-year study of how memories become permanent.
One hundred and sixty students from 50 high schools across the five boroughs will attend the 2015 New York STEM Institute summer program June 29 – August 7 at the City College of New York. The goal of the Institute is to prepare high school students, particularly women and underrepresented minorities, to successfully pursue college majors in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Three more City College of New York students have earned Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships for the fall semester, bringing to seven the number of CCNY recipients this year.
City College of New York theater graduate Darilyn Castillo ’13 just landed the cover lead role of Nala in the national tour of The Lion King – which should come as no surprise to anyone who knows her.
Eight City College of New York students are spending summer working across the United States after being awarded U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) internships. This year’s USGS awards to City College are two more than in 2014.
Amaury Rodriguez, a graduate student in the School of Education at The City College of New York, has co-edited a special issue of The Black Scholar journal on the complexities of Black cultural politics in the Dominican Republic.
Jennifer Katona, lecture and director of The City College of New York’s graduate program in educational theatre, has been named recipient of the American Alliance for Theatre and Education’s Lin Wright Special Recognition Award. She will receive the honor at AATE’s 2015 national conference in Milwaukee, Wis., August 5-9.
Arthur Gelb, John Johnson, Martin T. Sosnoff and Dave Levin recognized for contributions to education, healthcare, media and arts.
Forty high school students from across the city will participate in the 2015 HIRES summer internship program June 29 – August 14 at The City College of New York. The program’s goal is to provide its young participants with research experience in STEM fields.
Dr. Stephen Jablonsky, a faculty member in the CCNY music department since 1964, and Regina Pierce, an administrative assistant in the Grove School of Engineering, will be honored at the Alumni Association of The City College of New York’s 163rd annual meeting, June 11.
The City College of New York has been awarded Silicon Mechanics’ Research Cluster Grant award for 2015. The grant will provide the college with a High-Performance Computing cluster with the latest Intel and NVDIA high performance processing, and GPU technologies.
The City College of New York’s 169th Commencement will be held May 29, 2015, at 9 a.m. on the brand-new South Campus Great Lawn. Approximately 3,500 graduates will be honored.
Two City College of New York engineering students, Ahmed Abdelqader and Jakob Rehmann, have been awarded Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarships by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The rise of for-hire vehicle providers such as Uber and Lyft provides consumers with alternatives to more traditional ground transportation options. Yet, the growth of these new transportation companies has raised concerns about the safety and security of the riding public.
The alma mater of 10 Nobel Laureates and numerous other distinguished alumni, The City College of New York bids farewell to the Class of 2015 at its 169th Commencement Exercises Friday, May 29, at 9 a.m. on CCNY’s new South Campus Great Lawn.