As the country celebrates the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans during this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, Medgar Evers College is hosting its own series of events. Saturday, September 27, 2014, all students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in the Third Annual Comadres and Compadres Latino Writers Conference, presented in partnership with the National Black Writers Conference.
We are pleased to announce the reopening of the Charles Evans Innis Memorial Library which serves Medgar Evers College students, faculty and staff. Monday, September 15th the new, expanded library reopened with more than 90,000 volumes and a vast online database.
All students are invited to participate in the 2014 Latino Heritage Month, “Expressions of Emerging Latino Identities Art Competition and Open Mic” at Medgar Evers College(MEC), Saturday, September 27, 2014! Whether you’re an artist, poet, a singer/songwriter, a comedian, or freestyle rapper, we’d love to have you. For the third year in a row, the […]
Medgar Evers College is proud to recognize National Hispanic Heritage Month. From the period of September 15 to October 15, Americans recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans and celebrate the group’s heritage and culture. This year’s Hispanic Heritage Month will explore creative expressions of Latino identity through cultural displays, poetry, music, film, visual arts and panel discussions.
Join the Office of Health Services for an open house event, Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Learn about the services provided and meet the friendly staff, all of whom are eager to serve you. Event Details 1637 Bedford Avenue, Rm. S-217 Brooklyn, NY 11225 Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:00am – 1:00pm Services Offered at the Office […]
To the College Community: The president’s Address to Freshmen is scheduled for Monday, September 15th at 11:30am in Founders Auditorium. This year’s address will welcome new students to the campus of Medgar Evers College (MEC) for the 2014-15 academic year. The address promises to resonate with freshmen as Dr. Crew shares with them how MEC […]
The English Department and the Charles Evans Inniss Library of Medgar Evers College are very excited to have student poets and performers share their work, and the work of others who lend their voices to speak out on issues of social justice and police brutality, during the National Poetic Day of Action.
To the College Community, In an effort to project a singular and unified signature for college-wide emails, the Office of Communications and Public Relations has designed the following email signature to be disseminated and used by the entire college community. The Office has also created the following guidelines for use of signatures: Do not attempt […]
The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Department of Public Administration, in collaboration with the MEC Student Government Association, is excited to host Dr. Nkem Okeke, Deputy Governor of Anambra, Nigeria.
Medgar Evers College (MEC) is excited to introduce its campus shuttle bus service which began, today, September 8, 2014. The MEC Shuttle operates during both the fall and spring semesters, Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.
The president’s State of the College Address is scheduled for Monday, September 8th at 11:30am in Founders Auditorium. This year’s address will cover updates about additions to MEC’s academic program, details about planned campus enhancements, the new approach to obtaining major gifts and more. The address will offer insight into the operational plan for the […]
The Medgar Evers College Department of English presents the inaugural edition of UNLOCKING OUR LEGACY, the 2014 Student Literary Journal. This online literary journal highlights the creativity of students from all majors and disciplines college-wide.
The newest edition of the Medgar Evers College (MEC) student handbook is now available for download. Whether you are new to MEC or a familiar face, we are pleased to welcome you to campus. As the new academic year begins, the information provided in the handbook will help you get off to a strong start. […]
From Eleanor Bumpurs to Amadou Diallo to Sean Bell to Trayvon Martin to Eric Garner to Michael Brown, lethal encounters between people of color and law enforcement are a sad part of this country’s history and legacy. The Medgar Evers College “Focus on Ferguson….and Beyond” town hall meeting will give the College community an opportunity to reflect on the latest tragic incidents and determine strategies for reforming the relationship between communities of color and law enforcement.
Monday, September 1st, 2014, Medgar Evers College will once again be participating in the West Indian American Day Parade/Carnival. Medgar Evers College is deeply proud of its students, alumni, faculty and staff who are of West Indian American descent and would like to extend an invitation to the members of the various clubs to participate […]
The Medgar Evers College Center for Black Literature, AKILA WORKSONGS, African Voices Magazine, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and Arts + Crafts announce an 80th birthday party for the world-renowned poet, humanitarian, scholar and activist Sonia Sanchez.
Medgar Evers College is pleased to announce the planned reopening of the Charles Evans Innis Memorial Library. The Library space has been closed since late 2012 for a $22 million dollar refurbishment and is now set to again open its doors to students, faculty and staff on September 15th, 2014.
Are you applying to a study abroad program? Is the application essay more challenging than you expected? Essays can be difficult to write. Allow us to help you craft a winning one! The Writing Center at Medgar Evers College hosts writing workshops designed to help you craft, edit, and revise study abroad application essays. Come […]
Mere months after it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Finding Fela, a documentary on the life of musician/activist Fela Kuti, inventor of what is now known as Afrobeat (a fusion of Jazz, traditional West African rhythms, Funk, Highlife and Psychedelic Rock), is set to screen at Medgar Evers College.
Tomorrow, Crown Heights will come alive with the sounds of the 16th Annual Jazzy Jazz Festival at Medgar Evers College (MEC)! Beginning July 11th and every summer Friday thereafter, live bands will be staged outside on Crown Street, alongside the new Science Center at the corner of 1638 Bedford Avenue.