Macaulay Honors College

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 […]

THE @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES PRESENTS AMANDA VAILL AND HER NEW BOOK HOTEL FLORIDA: TRUTH, LOVE, AND DEATH IN THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR

April 4, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

The @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES welcomes Amanda Vaill and her new book, Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), a stunning and tragic group portrait by one of our leading biographers. With her bestselling Everybody Was So Young: Gerald and Sara Murphy—A Lost Generation Love Story, Vaill uncovered […]

Macaulay Honors College Student AUDREY STIENON Wins Prestigious Luce Scholarship

March 28, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (March 25, 2014) Congratulations to Audrey Stienon ’14, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, who earned a prestigious Luce Scholarship last month. Selected from a wide group of nominees representing over 75 colleges and universities, Audrey is the first Macaulay scholar to win this award for Hunter College.  Audrey will graduate […]

Lauren Blachorsky ’15 Macaulay Honors College at Queens College wins prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

March 26, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Lauren Blachorsky, a neuroscience major at Macaulay Honors College at Queens College has been awarded the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the nation’s premier award for undergraduates majoring in math, science and engineering.  As a Goldwater Scholar, Lauren will receive a scholarship to cover the cost of tuition, fees, books, and room and board up […]

Dean Ann Kirschner honored by City & State Magazine in the category of Public Service.

March 18, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Dean Ann Kirschner has been selected as a City & State Magazine Above and Beyond honoree in the category of Public Service. City & State launched the Above & Beyond Awards: Honoring Women of Public and Civic Mind in 2012 to celebrate a diverse selection of women who take a leading role in the public and civic life of New York state. […]

Dr. Mary Pearl to Become Macaulay Honors College’s First Provost and Senior Associate Dean

March 13, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

NEW YORK, NY – March 12, 2014 – Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary C. Pearl, Ph.D. as its first Provost and Senior Associate Dean, effective March 3, 2014. Dr. Pearl, also a Professor of Biology at Brooklyn College, has been the Associate Dean […]

CUNY Film Festival at Macaulay Red Carpet Event and Premier of Winning Films March 23

March 7, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

MEDIA ALERT: CUNY CAMPUS NEWSPAPERS COVERAGE OPPORTUNITY CITY UNIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL SET FOR MARCH 23 RED CARPET EVENT PREMIERS WINNING FILMS WHAT: Winners of the sixth annual official City University Film Festival (CUFF) at Macaulay Honors College will be announced at CUNY’s “red carpet” gala event on March 23rd. The creative and emerging works by […]

Disrupting the Systemic Incarceration of Communities of Color: What can Public Universities Do? Students at Macaulay Honors College Convene Leaders to Outline New Strategies

March 4, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Disrupting the Systemic Incarceration of Communities of Color:  What can Public Universities Do?  Students at Macaulay Honors College Convene Leaders to Outline New Strategies  Friday, March 14th 2014 from 9:00am – 2:30 pm At Macaulay Honors College New York, NY – (March 4. 2014).  On Friday, March 14th, students at Macaulay Honors […]

Midwives: A Global Perspective — An evening with Ina May Gaskin, Sandra Lopez, and Barbara Katz Rothman on March 13, 6 pm at Macaulay Honors College

February 27, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Presented by Macaulay Honors College and the William R. Kenan Scholars Program at Macaulay  At: Macaulay Honors College 35 West 67th Street (btw Columbus and Central Park West) March 13th from 6 to 9pm Free and open to the public As midwives gain increased visibility and acceptance, and with the popularity of films like The Business of […]

Macaulay Scholars Team Up With Friends of Thirteen

February 21, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

A group of Macaulay scholars will travel with Friends of Thirteen to Washington, D.C from February 23-25,  to participate in the Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) Public Media Summit and Capitol Hill Day. Students submitted short essays stating what they would say to a Member of Congress about why public media matters. Michael Tal, […]

What Really Happened to Michael Rockefeller? Join Us for @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES 3/18 with Carl Hoffman and Patricia Cohen

February 20, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

  THE @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES PRESENTS CARL HOFFMAN AND HIS NEW BOOK SAVAGE HARVEST: A TALE OF CANNIBALS, COLONIALISM, AND MICHAEL ROCKEFELLER’S TRAGIC QUEST FOR PRIMITIVE ART WITH NEW YORK TIMES INVESTIGATIVE ARTS REPORTER PATRICIA COHENTuesday, March 18, 7 PM, Macaulay Honors College, 35 West 67th Street Free and open to the public. (New York, […]

Biodiversity in Urban Parks: Learning from the 2013 Central Park BioBlitz

February 19, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

To launch the Central Park Conservancy’s 2014 biodiversity programming, the Conservancy and Macaulay Honors College, in partnership with the New York City Urban Field Station, will host a one-day symposium as a follow-up to the 2013 Central Park BioBlitz. The official the results of the BioBlitz will be presented and a group of NYC and […]

Macaulay Honors College announces 2016 William R. Kenan Scholars

February 14, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

                Macaulay Honors College announces 2016 William R. Kenan Scholars  Prestigious scholarship is awarded to four outstanding student leaders committed to public service New York, NY – (February 14, 2014).   In the aftermath of September 11, the William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust made a generous pledge and created […]

Person Place Thing Live! With Emmy Award-winning writer Randy Cohen and renowned food critic Mimi Sheraton – CANCELLED

February 13, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Person Place Thing Live! With Randy Cohen and Mimi Sheraton  Emmy Award-winning writer Cohen interviews renowned food critic Sheraton for this live podcast Wednesday, February 26 at 7 pm – CANCELLED.  We will try to reschedule on a later date. Macaulay Honors College, 35 West 67th Street  New York, NY – (February 13, 2014.) Emmy […]

Nine Acclaimed Authors to Appear at @Macaulay Author Series Events This Spring

January 9, 2014 | Macaulay Honors College

Novelists, historians, essayists and biographers read from groundbreaking new work, discuss their craft and meet audiences. (New York, NY – January 9, 2014)—Brilliant minds come together: the @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES announces a stellar lineup of exciting writers for its Spring 2014 season:      February 5: Novelist Lara Vapnyar with Ben Greenman      March 18: […]

An Evening with Fred Seibert of Frederator/Adventure Time & David Karp of Tumblr

December 6, 2013 | Macaulay Honors College

Dean Ann Kirschner, Albie Hecht, and the students of the Macaulay New Media Lab hosted a conversation with Fred Seibert, Founder and Executive Producer of Frederator Studios and Adventure Time and David Karp, Founder and CEO of Tumblr on Wednesday, December 5 at Macaulay Honors College. Dean Kirschner tweeted throughout the evening, commenting that “Tumblr […]

THE @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES SPOTLIGHTS JOHN FREEMAN AND HIS NEW BOOK “HOW TO READ A NOVELIST” FOLLOWED BY A CONVERSATION WITH EDMUND WHITE

December 3, 2013 | Macaulay Honors College

Award-winning writer, book critic and former editor of Granta, John Freeman reads from his dazzling new book, How to Read a Novelist, a wide-ranging compilation of writers on writing, and is joined in conversation by renowned novelist Edmund White on Wednesday, December 4, 7 PM at Macaulay Honors College, 35 West 67th Street Manhattan. (NEW […]

THE @ MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES PRESENTS DEBORAH SOLOMON AND HER NEW BOOK, AMERICAN MIRROR: THE LIFE AND ART OF NORMAN ROCKWELL

October 21, 2013 | Macaulay Honors College

THE @ MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES PRESENTS THE LAUNCH EVENT FOR DEBORAH SOLOMON AND HER NEW BOOK, AMERICAN MIRROR:THE LIFE AND ART OF NORMAN ROCKWELL with Daphne Merkin Wednesday, November 13, 7 PM, at Macaulay Honors College, 35 West 67th Street (NEW YORK, NY – October 21, 2013) The @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES is proud to welcome […]

MACAULAY AT HUNTER ALUMNA NOA KRAWCZYK WINS 2013 FULBRIGHT AWARD

October 21, 2013 | Macaulay Honors College

New York, NY – (October 15, 2013) – Tarrytown resident Noa Krawczyk, who graduated from Macaulay Honors College at Hunter last year, will pursue public health research in Brazil through a Fulbright Scholarship awarded last week. She is one of four Macaulay Honors College alumni awarded Fulbrights this year. In total, CUNY students won 10 […]