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Give Love – Donate Blood – Save a Life

November 11, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

All MEC faculty, students and staff are encouraged to give the gift of life by donating blood.  The New York Blood Center needs an approximated 2,000 people a day to roll up their sleeves to donate blood.  Without volunteer donors, our community would not have an adequate community blood supply.  Four million Americans each year […]

Presidential Proclamation — Veterans Day, 2014

November 11, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Presidential Proclamation — Veterans Day, 2014 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA   A PROCLAMATION   Since the birth of our Nation, American patriots have stepped forward to serve our country and defend our way of life.  With honor and distinction, generations of servicemen and women have taken up arms to win […]

Sign Up for FREE Winter Immersion Courses!

November 11, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Fast track your Degree!  The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Immersion Program is offering free workshops/courses during the Winter Intersession for students who have not passed one of the City University Assessment Exams (CUNY) in Math, Writing or Reading.  The workshops are free and prepare students to retake the assessment exam in the respective subject area.  […]

Award-Winning Author Peniel E. Joseph in Conversation About Stokely Carmichael

November 5, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

As part of its John Oliver Killens Reading Series at Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York, the Center for Black Literature will host author and professor of history Peniel E. Joseph on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss his latest book, “Stokely: A Life,” about activist Stokely Carmichael.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Module

October 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Be the first to take the CUNY-mandated Sexual Harassment Prevention Module. In keeping with CUNY’s policy against Sexual Harassment, Medgar Evers College seeks to promote a safe environment by ensuring that you are aware of your rights and that you are able to identify signs of sexual harassment. Help the College in meeting its goal […]

The MEC CUNY Store is Now Open!

October 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College CUNY Store is now open for business!  The exclusive online store hasa vast selection of items, including everything from MEC-branded t-shirts, hats and sweats to golf clubs, beach towels, folding chairs and so much more! The store stocks the newest styles of MEC clothing for men, women and children, so you’ll always […]

SGA Student Halloween Party

October 30, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Friday, October 31, 2014 ghouls, goblins and all MEC students are invited to the Medgar Evers College Haunted Cave Halloween Party.  Be enchanted by music, storytelling, and magic tricks, including a haunted house. The “bone-chilling” event is a themed party so costumes are encouraged, but not required.  

Halloween for Our Earliest Learners

October 30, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Tomorrow, ghouls, goblins and degree-seeking students are encouraged to bring a smile to the faces of our earliest learners.  The Ella Baker/Charles Roman Child Development Center on Friday, October 31, 2014 will be trick-or-treating throughout the Medgar Evers College community. The “bone-chilling” treatathon will kick off with a parade on the first floor of the Carroll […]

Black Solidarity Day

October 30, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Monday, November 3, 2014 join the Office of Academic Affairs as we celebrate Black Solidarity Day.  Black Solidarity Day was first observed in 1969 on the campus of Brooklyn College, when several students and activists were inspired by a controversial play entitled A Day of Absenceby Douglas Turner Ward. The one-act comedy depicts a small […]

Guyanese Ambassador Featured Speaker at Global Lecture Series

October 29, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (CUNY) announces its inaugural Presidential Global Lecture Series, with the first lecture scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 11:30 am. The theme, “Regional and International Perspectives on the Contemporary Development of the Caribbean” will be addressed by His Excellency, Ambassador Noel Sinclair, Permanent Representative of Guyana to the United Nations; and a leading diplomatic expert on CARICOM affairs.

MEC’s End of Year Report Now Available

October 27, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) is pleased to announce the release of its End of Year (2013-2014) Report.

President Crew Talks Education Reform on NY1

October 24, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, President Rudolph F. Crew joined Errol Louis of NY1’s Inside City Hall in conversation about education reform. The discussion highlighted the need to stabilize the dialogue about education reform and the systems that serve children and families.

Medgar Accounting Students Take Home Top Prize

October 22, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) and the Department of Accounting proudly announce that Natasha Paguandas, Michael Gray, Natika John, Sadna Roberts and Jezel Best earned 1st place at the prestigious 8th Annual Deloitte NABA New York Case Study Competition. The competition was held at Deloitte’s Manhattan Office in Rockefeller Center, Saturday, October 18, 2014.

Student Government Officer Vacancies

October 22, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

  There are currently five (5) vacant officer positions as follows in the Student Government Association: Freshman Class Representative (2) Junior Class Representative (3) Class standing is defined in the following manner: Freshman: 0 to 29.5 credits. Junior:       60 to 89.5 credits. Interested students who desire to serve the student body will need to complete the […]

Career and Graduate School Fair

October 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

It’s never too late to begin planning for the future!  The Career Management Services Center is hosting a combined Career and Graduate School Fair to help get you started.  Recruiters will be on campus with employment and internship opportunities, so you don’t want to miss it. Graduate school representatives will also be in attendance ready […]

Domestic Violence Awareness Presentation

October 17, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Center for Women’s Development at Medgar Evers College announces its 2014 Domestic Violence Awareness Presentation with special recognition of the increasing numbers of students affected by this tragedy. Domestic/intimate partner violence is a recurring issue in students’ ability to successfully matriculate.

Scan Your Books, Articles, and Papers for Free in the Library

October 17, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

As of Thursday, October 16, 2014, and for the next thirty days, the Charles Evans Innis Memorial Library is offering students, faculty and staff free scanning services. In partnership with CCP Enterprises, the book/periodical scanner is available on the main floor of the Library for use all hours that the Library is open to the […]

President Crew to Deliver Keynote Address at the Schomburg Center

September 30, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Ever College (MEC) is proud to announce that PresidentCrew will deliver the keynote address at the Expanded Success Initiative (ESI) Fall Kickoff Event featuring the Question Bridge exhibit. The ESI is a component of New York City’s Young Men’s Initiative, the nation’s boldest effort to tackle the disparities slowing the advancement of Black and Latino young men.

CUNY Research Scholar Program – $5,000 Stipend!

September 29, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) School of Science, Health & Technology (SSH&T) invites students to apply for the CUNY Research Scholar Program.  This unique program offers 400 hours of Mentored Research in a STEM discipline; career development workshops; participation in conferences; and, $5,000 annual stipend. The program is open to students enrolled in an Associate […]

President Crew Featured in Crain’s New York Business

September 26, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Dr. Rudolph F. Crew, President of Medgar Evers College (MEC), is named one of ten People to Watch in Higher Education by Crain’s New York Business. Dr. Crew joins a distinguished group of presidents, deans and others featured who are leading their institutions in dynamic ways, navigating the often complex world of higher education.