Macaulay Honors College

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 […]

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 […]