(New York, NY – February 16, 2015) Author, columnist, and book-besotted memoirist Lizzie Skurnick has gathered her popular, sharp-witted New York Times columns—introducing her neologisms for our times in her book That Should Be A Word: A Language Lover’s Guide to Choregasms, Povertunity, Brattling, and 250 Other Much-Needed Terms for the Modern World. She’ll read […]
Macaulay Honors College is pleased to welcome distinguished educator, author and intellectual Dr. Cornel West to its annual Supporting Excellence event. Education Matters: the Macaulay Diversity Initiative Presents Dr. Cornel West Friday, March 6, 2015 10:30am – 2:00pm Macaulay Honors College 35 West 67th Street Dr. West will […]
(New York, NY – January 14, 2015) Best-selling novelist Allen Kurzweil (A Case of Curiosities) expands on his spectacular “Personal History” essay, recently published in The Yorker, with a reading from his new book, Whipping Boy: The Forty-Year Search For My Twelve-Year-Old Bully—part literary thriller, part astonishing personal memoir. He discusses the book with New […]
New York, NY – (Dec 22, 2014). Macaulay Honors College will host the 7th annual CUNY Film Festival at Macaulay Honors College. Filmmakers from the wider CUNY community will have the opportunity to promote their own films, review the work of their peers, and engage with industry professionals. The deadline for submission of films for this […]
TO ALL LISTINGS AND BOOK SECTION EDITORS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 10 7:00-9:00pm 35 West 67th Street Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Free and Open to the Public (New York, NY – November 11, 2014) In a pairing of acclaimed novelist, journalist and memoirist Suki Kim and investigative reporter Jenny Nordberg, each will read from her new […]
Macaulay Honors College today announced it will host the first TEDxCUNY conference that will explore critical insights and ideas on the topic of ‘Access.’ The theme of ‘Access’ reflects the City University of New York’s commitment to maintaining affordable higher education and a diverse academic environment. Speakers include professors, students and prominent alumni from CUNY’s […]
The season’s most exciting writers read from their new books and are joined in conversation by noted interviewers. (New York, NY – September 15, 2014) – THE @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES invites your coverage and listings of this fall’s lineup of acclaimed authors reading from their new books, along with interviews by significant fellow writers and […]
The New-York Historical Society will mount a special exhibit of the photography of Macaulay Honors College students on Sunday, November 23 from 11:am-5:00pm. The exhibition marks the culmination of a semester-long Macaulay honors seminar entitled “The Arts in New York City.” Every fall, Macaulay first year students attend theatrical and musical performances, exhibitions, and more. […]
TO ALL LISTINGS AND BOOK SECTIONS EDITORS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The season’s most exciting writers read from their new books and are joined in conversation by noted interviewers. (New York, NY – September 15, 2014) – THE @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES invites your coverage and listings of this fall’s lineup of acclaimed authors reading from their […]
Join the Macaulay New Media Lab for an engaging and intimate conversation with one of the media industry’s leaders. Rob Barnett, CEO of Omnivision Entertainment, will bring his insights about celebrity, media, and the future of digital content.
Macaulay Honors College at CUNY launches new “Science Forward” Open Educational Resource and Video Series New York, NY – (August 27, 2014). When scientists explore, observe, test and analyze the world around us, how do they approach questions? Macaulay Honors College and CUNY Advance have produced a new Open Educational Resource (OER) entitled Science […]
NEW YORK, NY (August 28, 2014) – On September 3, 2014, incoming first year students at Macaulay Honors College will have the unique opportunity to experience the Brooklyn Museum as their own personal classroom. Macaulay’s “Night at the Museum” is the opening event of Macaulay’s Arts in New York honors seminar. Macaulay Honors College at […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 ’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 […]
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.