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From Staten Island to Iowa: CSI grad awarded Truman Capote Fellowship

July 26, 2016 | College of Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND ADVANCE – More than 1,000 miles separate Staten Island from Iowa City, home of the celebrated University of Iowa’s Writer’s Workshop,the holy grail of aspiring poets and novelists. That’s where College of Staten Island graduate Julianne Neely is bound in just a few weeks. Neely, 23, was awarded a prestigious Truman Capote Fellowship to study […]

CSI Students Present at International Conference

July 21, 2016 | College of Staten Island

This year, three College of Staten Island (CSI) students attended the 2016 International Conference on Infant Studies in New Orleans, winning various awards and showcasing their research contributions. Juliana Zaloom, Andrew Russo, and Carmen Guallpa are Psychology majors doing research in the Child Development Lab at CSI with Dr. Lana Karasik, Assistant Professor of Psychology […]

CSI Honors Student Achievements Adding Up

July 12, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The following equation sums up Tim Sweeney’s experience at the College of Staten Island (CSI): Macaulay Honors College Student + Captain of the CSI Men’s more »

CSI Professor Receives Multiple Accolades

July 12, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Although the scorching days of summer lead many to swimming pools, beaches, and lounge chairs, Professor Michael Mandiberg has no time for leisure or summer more »

CSI Honors Student Achievements Adding Up

July 12, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The following equation sums up Tim Sweeney’s experience at the College of Staten Island (CSI): Macaulay Honors College Student + Captain of the CSI Men’s Swimming and Diving Team + Mathematics Major = One Amazing Student. Leading his team to three CUNYAC Championships in a row, Sweeney ’17, who is also member of the Student […]

CSI Professor Receives Multiple Accolades

July 12, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Although the scorching days of summer lead many to swimming pools, beaches, and lounge chairs, Professor Michael Mandiberg has no time for leisure or summer vacations. With awards under his belt and exhibitions in his sights, the College of Staten Island (CSI) professor and interdisciplinary artist is as multidimensional as his projects. Mandiberg is the […]

CSI Athletics Names Hall of Fame Class of 2016

July 11, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The College of Staten Island is unveiling its Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2016, with plans to celebrate the memories and accolades of six more »

CSI Athletics Names Hall of Fame Class of 2016

July 11, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The College of Staten Island is unveiling its Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2016, with plans to celebrate the memories and accolades of six deserving members with its inauguration ceremony this coming fall.  The year’s chosen field will be honored on Thursday, October 27, 2016, at The Vanderbilt at South Beach.  The eclectic mix […]

CSI Professor Probes the Depths of Research

July 7, 2016 | College of Staten Island

More than 1,333 miles away and almost 3,000 meters of ocean depths, that’s how far College of Staten Island (CSI) Professor David Lindo-Atichati’s research took him this summer. An Assistant Professor at CSI as well as at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY), Lindo-Atichati traveled to Cuba for a two- […]

CSI Professor Probes the Depths of Research

July 7, 2016 | College of Staten Island

More than 1,333 miles away and almost 3,000 meters of ocean depths, that’s how far College of Staten Island (CSI) Professor David Lindo-Atichati’s research took more »

Professor Patty Brooks Receives Faculty Service Award

July 6, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The City University of New York (CUNY) is proud to name Professor Patty Brooks as the recipient of the first annual “Faculty Service Award” in the Doctoral Program in Psychology. Professor Brooks, who serves as the Director of the Language Learning Laboratory in the Psychology Department, joined the College of Staten Island faculty in 1997. […]

Office of Continuing Education Student Receives Peter Jennings Scholarship

July 5, 2016 | College of Staten Island

When Glad Uko-Ima arrived in the United States in 2007, she was determined to succeed in her endeavors in a new country.  Her first step was to get her high school equivalency diploma. Now, through the assistance of the College of Staten Island’s (CSI)Office of Continuing Education and Professional Development and with that still driving […]

CSI Mascot Dives Into NY Wheel Time Capsule

June 28, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Danny the Dolphin has made a splash as he plunged into history this weekend as part of Staten Island’s first-ever 21st Century time capsule buried in the concrete foundation of the New York Wheel. Danny was joined by a small grouping of other iconic symbols of the borough and placed in the capsule by Rich […]

[videos] CSI Student Artwork Brightens Local School Hallways

June 27, 2016 | College of Staten Island

In another example of the College of Staten Island (CSI)’s seamless collaboration with the Staten Island community, an art internship project between CSI and PS 3, The Margaret Gioiosa School, has culminated in a mural installation at the Prince’s Bay school. CSI student James Merlis was welcomed by PS 3 Principal Elmer Myers this week […]

CSI Alumna Attending Cornell University

June 20, 2016 | College of Staten Island

“Keep yourself busy, but remember to enjoy the ride.” This is the advice from College of Staten Island alumna Jasmine Calle ’16 who redefines the term “busy.” The Macaulay Honors College (MHC) graduate, who spent her college years feverishly conducting research, participating in student activities, and volunteering in the community, has been accepted to Cornell […]

New Academic Leadership at CSI

June 17, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The College of Staten Island proudly announces three new academic leaders. Dr. Margaret-Ellen (Mel) Pipe Associate Provost for Graduate Studies, Research, and Institutional Effectiveness Dr. Pipe is currently Acting Assistant Provost for Planning and Special Projects at Brooklyn College, where she previously served for six years as Chair of the Department of Psychology. Prior to moving […]

Two CSI Professors Receive Fulbright Awards

June 9, 2016 | College of Staten Island

In recognition of their distinguished work in higher education and beyond, Dr. Ava Chin and Dr. Ying Zhu have both received 2016-2017 Fulbright Awards. Dr. Chin, Associate Professor in the Department of English at the College of Staten Island (CSI), will travel to China to lecture on American journalism, focusing on food and popular culture. […]

CSI Salutatorian Beginning as Port Authority Engineer

June 9, 2016 | College of Staten Island

As Tyler Franco ’16 stood at the lectern at the 2016 Honors Convocation, he told himself to “just enjoy this moment because it’s not every day that you get to do something like this!” Franco, a Macaulay Honors College graduate, delivered a moving speech at Tuesday evening’s ceremony in the Center for the Arts that was […]

[videos, galleries] 67th Commencement Celebrates Student Achievement

June 9, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Sunny skies and a pleasant temperature near 70 degrees greeted the 2,546 January and June graduates of the College of Staten Island, their families, friends, and supporters, as well as members of the College community on June 2 at the College’s 67th Commencement ceremony on the Great Lawn. View the Commencement Photo Galleries> After opening […]

Inaugural Graduate Research Conference at CSI Draws Crowds

June 6, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Are parents the ones who should be willing and able to provide sex education for their children? Is your favorite restaurant a healthy and safe choice of eatery? These are just some of the questions addressed at this year’s first annual Graduate Research Conference (GRC) at the College of Staten Island (CSI). For the first […]