Macaulay Honors College

Scientists and Students Will Work around the Clock to Discover Animals, Plants, and Other Species during Macaulay Honors College BioBlitz at The New York Botanical Garden

July 30, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Students from Macaulay Honors College at the City University of New York will team up with noted scientists to discover and catalog a richly varied array of animals, plants, fungi, and even microbes. The BioBlitz team descends on The New York Botanical Garden for 24 hours on September 6 and 7, 2014.

Three CUNY Colleges to Fuel New York City’s Media Technology Industry: Joint Effort Will Create Jobs and Start-Up Companies

July 29, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY – (July 29, 2014). Three City University of New York (CUNY) campuses – Macaulay Honors College, Hostos Community College and Lehman College – have joined forces to create a New Media Jobs Incubator and Innovation Lab. The inter-campus project will lead to the creation of new businesses and a […]

Sean P. Moriarty Named Vice President of Institutional Advancement

June 26, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Accomplished Fundraiser to Lead Macaulay Honors College Advancement Efforts New York, NY – (June 25, 2014). Sean P. Moriarty, a successful fundraiser for higher education institutions, including the London School of Economics and The New School, will join Macaulay Honors College of the City University of New York on July 14, 2014 as Vice President of […]

Polluted or Clean? Students Examine NYC’s Waterways: Unique Macaulay Honors College Program Immerses Brooklyn Tech Students in Pressing Environmental Issues

June 25, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Program Designed to Pique Interest in STEM Careers From Students of all Backgrounds June 25, 2014 –New York, NY –  To build interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers among students from a wide array of backgrounds, Macaulay Honors College is partnering with Brooklyn Tech, a specialized STEM high school with one of […]

Macaulay Honors College and CIEE Launch Innovative Integrated Study Abroad Model

June 12, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY – (June 12, 2014). The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), and Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York, have partnered to create new international learning opportunities that will strengthen students’ college education and better prepare them in an increasingly competitive global workforce.  The innovative study-abroad […]

Macaulay Honors College Alumna Christina Vicidomini Wins Jonas Salk Scholarship

June 12, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (June 12, 2014) Congratulations to Christina Vicidomini ’13, Macaulay Honors College at The College of Staten Island, who earned a prestigious Jonas Salk Scholarship last month. Vicidomini earned one of only eight coveted awards presented to CUNY students annually.  The award will provide an $8,000 to apply toward medical school tuition. […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT ARIELA HAZAN WINS A FULBRIGHT

June 4, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Macaulay Honors College student Ariela Hazan ’14 of Hunter College has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant award. She will join a classroom in Taiwan to provide assistance to teachers of English and serve as a cultural ambassador for U.S. culture. Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, the Fulbright Program is the […]

STUDENTS AWARDED A RECORD-BREAKING NUMBER AND ARRAY OF NATIONAL AWARDS AT MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE AT CUNY

May 29, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY– (May 30, 2013). This year, twenty-two Macaulay Honors College students and alumni claimed highly competitive, merit-based awards and fellowships–more than ever before. 

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT HUNTER GROSS ‘15 WINS BOREN SCHOLARSHIP

May 29, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (May 29, 2014) Congratulations to Hunter Gross ’15, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, who earned a highly competitive Boren Scholarship. Gross is pursuing a double major in Mandarin Chinese and Political Science and is in the Chinese Flagship Program at Hunter College.  He will use the Boren Scholarship to study […]

The New York Connection to Domestic Human Trafficking: A Panel Discussion

May 7, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Former victims, attorneys and social scientists address the hidden problem of New York City based human trafficking. Panelists will share how New Yorkers can better understand and prevent these crimes.

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT KARLA PADAWER SOLOMON ‘14 WINS FULBRIGHT ETA SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 28, 2014) Congratulations to Karla Padawer Solomon ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Queens College, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Spain.Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program. A Fulbright English Teaching […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT MARIYA TUCHINSKAYA ‘14 WINS FULBRIGHT ETA SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 28, 2014) Congratulations to Mariya Tuchinskaya ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Baruch College and CUNY BA, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 Fulbright ETA Scholarship in Bulgaria.Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program. A Fulbright English […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT ZARIN TASNIM ‘14 WINS FULBRIGHT ETA SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 28, 2014) Congratulations to Zarin Tasnim ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Lehman College, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 Fulbright ETA Scholarship in South Korea.Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program. A Fulbright English Teaching Assistant […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT PATRYK PERKOWSKI WINS FULBRIGHT ETA SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 28, 2014) Congratulations to Patryk Perkowski ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Queens College, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Malaysia.Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program. A Fulbright English Teaching Assistant […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT MELODY MILLS ‘14 WINS PRESTIGIOUS FULBRIGHT SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 28, 2014) Congratulations to Melody Mills ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Baruch College, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 U.S. Student Fulbright Study/Research Award in Peru.Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program. Mills, a double Major […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE STUDENT CHLOE’ SKYE WEISER WINS FULBRIGHT ETA SCHOLARSHIP

April 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

  New York, NY – (April 11, 2014 ) Congratulations to Chloe’ Skye Weiser ’13, Macaulay Honors College at Queens College, who is the recipient of a 2014-15 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in the Czech Republic. Regarded as one the most prestigious awards programs in the world, it is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange […]

MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE ALUMNI REBECCA DELLICARPINI AND YASMIN ZAKINIAEIZ ARE WINNERS OF THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

April 22, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 22, 2014).  Congratulations to Rebecca DelliCarpini ’13, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College and Yasmin Zakiniaeiz ’13, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, recent graduates who have each been awarded one of the country’s top prizes for young scientists—the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship […]

ANN KIRSCHNER, DEAN OF MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE, FEATURED IN “THE NEW YORK TIMES”

April 21, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 21, 2014).  Macaulay Honors College Dean Ann Kirschner’s latest book, LADY AT THE O.K. CORRAL: The True Story of Josephine Marcus Earp, was featured in “Paperback Row,” a Sunday New York Times Book Review section citing the latest must-reads.   In The NY Times’ most recent “Answers to Questions About New […]

The @Macaulay Author Series Presents Mona Simpson And Michelle Huneven With Their New Novels on May 5th, 2014

April 9, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

(NEW YORK, NY – April 9, 2014) – On May 5, the @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES features Mona Simpson and Michelle Huneven with their new novels, Simpson’s Casebook  and Huneven’s Off Course, both daring and a superb expeditions into the complicated territory of love, sex, family and hidden selves exposed. The celebrated and award-winning Mona Simpson, […]

Macaulay Student Ariel Yardeni Wins Competitive Fulbright-Hays Summer Scholarship

April 9, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (April 8, 2014). Ariel Yardeni ’16, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, was awarded a 2014 Fulbright-Hays Scholarship. The Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program provides opportunities for overseas experience in non-Western European countries. Seminars are designed to provide a broad and introductory cultural orientation to a particular country or countries. Ariel’s summer […]