Hostos Community College

Provost Carmen Coballes-Vega Honored During ASPIRA’S 50th Anniversary Celebration

May 23, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Dr. Carmen Coballes-Vega, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Hostos Community College, was among the honorees of ASPIRA’s 50th anniversary celebration held last Thursday in downtown Manhattan.

Hostos Repertory Theater Wins Two ACE Awards Ángel Morales, Best DirectorLuz Maria Lambert, Best Supporting ActressFor the Play You Always Forget Something

April 29, 2011 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (New York) – Professor Ángel Morales, Artistic Director of the Hostos Repertory Theater, has won an ACE Best Director Award for his staging of You Always Forget Something (Siempre se Olvida Algo), and Luz María Lambert received an ACE Award for Best Supporting Actress Award for her performance in the same […]

Hostos Names Co-Head Coaches to Lead Men’s Basketball Program

April 4, 2011 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

  Current Men’s Assistant, Women’s Head Coach to Share Leadership of Caimans BRONX, N.Y. (APRIL 4, 2011) – Current women’s head coach Jason Geleski and current men’s assistant coach Marvin Patterson have been named the co-head coaches of the Hostos Community College men’s basketball program, director of athletics Carol Kashow has announced. “I am extremely […]

Proyecto Access Wins the 3rd Place Trophy

April 4, 2011 | Hostos Community College

NASA/STEP Proyecto Access participated in the 13th Annual STEP Statewide Student Conference from March 25, 2011 to March 27, 2011 in Albany, New York. Throughout the fall/spring semesters, team members Tiffany Guerrero (8th Grade); Tyrell Samaroo (10th Grade); Nancy Gonzalez (11th Grade); Noel Albert (12th Grade) and Christopher Guerrero (12th Grade) worked on the “Train Gap Solution” research project. Our student delegation’s presentation took the 3rd place Trophy in the Senior Technology division.

Job Fair 2011 at Hostos Community College

March 24, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Local businesses line up to participate in the 2011 Job Fair at Hostos Community College beginning at 12:00noon today at the College’s gymnasium. Over 60 leading companies are looking to hire students and graduates.

Distinguished Professor Isaac Goldemberg publishes new children’s book

March 9, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Distinguished Hostos Community College Professor Isaac Goldemberg and his grandson Sasha Reiter publish “Adivina cuál letra/ Guess Which Letter,” a children’s book for the entire family (New York) – Isaac Goldemberg, the Distinguished Professor of The City University of New York and faculty member of the Humanities Department at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College […]

Hostos’ Professor Ian Charles Scott Featured in Award Winning Book

February 28, 2011 | Hostos Community College

 “The History of Orkney Literature” Featuring Hostos’ Professor Ian Charles Scott PaintingsTakes Saltire Society’s 2010 Scottish Book of the Year Award February 28, 2011 (New York City) – “ The History of Orkney Literature,” a book dedicated to the history of the legendary islands which presents the iconic author George Mackay Brown, Scotland’s most famous […]

Chancellor Mathew Goldstein appears on EdCast on CUNY TV

February 23, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Chancellor Matthew Goldstein sits down with EdCast hosts Professor Linda Hirsch (Hostos Community College English Professor) and Jim Carney to discuss how CUNY is meeting the challenges of today’s political and economic climate and reminisces about his own days as a CUNY undergraduate. CUNY TV TimeWarner and Cablevision, Channel 75 and on RCN, Channel 77 Wednesday […]


February 22, 2011 | Hostos Community College

The recommended budget includes unsustainable cuts for both public systems. For community colleges, a 10% cut to basic aid has been proposed, which would reduce it to $2,034 per student. This is in addition to previous budget cuts since 2009, when aid per student was $2,675. This means that core funding for our neediest students has been cropped by about 25% for the past three years.

The Hostos Community College, GALOS Corporation and the Diversity Foundation Award Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarships

February 22, 2011 | Hostos Community College

What:              The Hostos Community College Alumni Relations office, GALOS Corporation, the Diversity Foundation, Hot-97Radio and HealthFirst will award Catina Rogers and Lillian M. George with a $500 dollar Martin Luther King Jr. scholarship for their outstanding academic performance. The winners were chosen from a group of 13 applicants. For six consecutive years, the Diversity […]


February 22, 2011 | Hostos Community College

What: Hostos Alumni Relations Office will hold a reception to celebrate the beginning of the Dominican Heritage Month with the opening of “Republica de mi Corazón en New York,” an art exhibition by Pedro Gastón, Class of 1991. Where C-Lobby, Hostos Community College, 450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451 When: Thursday, February 24, 2011 at […]

Hostos Repertory Company Wins Two Awards at Kennedy Center’s American College Theater Festival

February 7, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Bronx, NY – As a first-time participant in Kennedy Center’s American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), the Hostos Repertory Company acquitted itself with distinction. The troupe’s production of boom! won two awards at the northeast regional competition held at Fitchburg State College in Massachusetts on January 25-29, 2011: one for the most Cohesive Ensemble cast and the other for its poster, which was designed by Hostos student Michael Paguay.

Hostos Faculty Inaugurates Learning Commons

January 25, 2011 | Hostos Community College

The Office of Instructional Technology (OIT) at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College has reopened its Faculty Learning Commons after a redesign and renovation costing approximately $60,000. The reopening was announced at an open house held in November 2011. The Commons’ hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Public Universities: An industry that does not relocate

January 14, 2011 | Hostos Community College

El Diario La Prensa’s article titled “Public Universities: An industry that does not relocate” by President Felix V. Matos Rodriguez. Published on Thursday, January 13, 2011.

CUNY Distinguished Professor at Hostos Community College Honored For His Literary Work and Contributions to Peruvian Literature

January 6, 2011 | Hostos Community College

Isaac Goldemberg, a Distinguished Professor of The City University of New York, a member of the Humanities faculty at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, and the director of Latin American Writers Institute, was honored by Peru’s Department of Education and La Casa de La Literatura Peruana for his contributions to Peruvian literature.

HOSTOS Alumni Relations Office’s Circle of 100 Reaches a Milestone: “Tree of Life” Unveiled

December 16, 2010 | Hostos Community College

Recipients and friends of the Hostos Alumni Relations Office’s Circle of 100 gathered in the Atrium of Hostos Community College’s A-building for the unveiling of The Circle of 100 Tree of Life.

Hostos Community College Invited to Showcase a Full Production at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

December 15, 2010 | Hostos Community College

Hostos Community College has been invited to showcase a play at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), Region 1.

Education 101: Increasing TAP

November 30, 2010 | Hostos Community College

El Diario La Prensa published “Education 101: Increasing TAP” by President Felix V. Matos Rodriguez on Monday, November 22, 2010.

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Hostos Community College Receives Award as a 2010 Top Digital Community College in the U.S.

November 22, 2010 | Hostos Community College

The E.Republic’s Center for Digital Education has awarded Hostos Community College as a 2010 Top Digital Community College in the U.S. The award recognizes community colleges that are leading the way in utilizing technology to provide “exceptional services to students, educators and administrators”.

Princeton University Professor Emeritus Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones Joins Hostos Community College as Visiting Professor

November 11, 2010 | Hostos Community College

Media Contact: Néstor Montilla – 718-518-4355 – Princeton University Professor Emeritus Dr. Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones is a visiting Professor in the Humanities Department at Hostos Community College this semester. “On behalf of our entire Hostos family, I would like to welcome Dr. Díaz-Quiñones and celebrate the fact that he has accepted our invitation to join […]