Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College Instructor Named Fulbright Specialist

March 2, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Leah Goodridge, an instructor in the Medgar Evers College (MEC) Adult and Continuing Education (ACE) program, has a great deal to be proud of, today. The United States Department of State has chosen her to serve as a Fulbright Specialist at the University of Malta.

Black Lives Matter: Strategies for Moving Beyond the Anger

February 19, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Hosted by the Psychology Department, in collaboration with the Center for Social Justice, Male Development Empowerment Center, Women’s Center and Psychological and Counseling Services, this open forum will address strategies for dealing with the challenges of maintaining mental health and well-being while facing instances of racism. This forum will create a safe space to discuss […]

New Student Orientation

February 3, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Wednesday, February 4th Medgar Evers College (MEC) will offer a one-day orientation for students beginning their MEC experience in the spring semester.  Whether you are a first-year student who took the fall semester off, a returning adult student coming back from a hiatus from school, or a transfer student from another university, our qualified staff is here […]

New York Blood Center Announces A Blood Emergency

January 30, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

The MEC blood drive is open to the public and is conveniently located! Volunteer donors must a present a valid photo/signature ID and should eat a well-balanced meal before giving blood. A social security number is not required.

Become a Member of the CUNY Service Corps! Earn $3,500!

January 29, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Would you like to make a meaningful difference in the community? Would you like to earn $3,500 and possibly receive credits toward your college degree? If so, the CUNY Service Corp is the right program for you! Service Corps members are part of a University cohort of students practicing service that is aligned with their […]

The Black Freedom Movement in the Age of Social Media

January 29, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Panelists include Nyle Fort, Imani Henry, Darnell L. Moore, Rahiel Tesfamariam and Jamila Lyiscott. The discussion will be moderated by Jamilah Lemieux, Ebony Magazine editor.

Sign Up Now to Take the National League of Nursing Exam (NLN)

January 29, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

For all prospective nursing students, who are currently enrolled and interested in taking the National League of Nursing Exam (NLN), the dates to sign up are Monday, February 2, 2015 through Thursday, February 5, 2015. If you are eligible, please visit the Academic Advisement Center (AAC) in 1637 Bedford Avenue, room 220 or call (718) […]

Snow Closing

January 26, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Due to the impending Nor’easter, Medgar Evers College will close its campus at 3pm, today, Monday, January 26, 2015. Our top priority at Medgar Evers is the safety of our faculty, staff, students and visitors.  The campus will be closed Tuesday, January 27, 2015.  We will continue to monitor this approaching storm and pass along […]

Harry Belafonte Offers Opening Remarks at Preview of “Freedom Journey 1965: Photographs of the Selma to Montgomery March by Stephen Somerstein”

January 22, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Actor, civil rights activist and humanitarian Harry Belafonte drew a round of applause after he delivered opening remarks at the preview of the exhibit “Freedom Journey 1965: Photographs of the Selma to Montgomery March by Stephen Somerstein,” which was held at the New-York Historical Society, Thursday evening January 15, 2015 (170 Central Park West (at Richard Gilder Way; 77th Street, New York, NY 10024).

New Continuing Education Course Guide Now Available

January 22, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

The new, spring 2015 Medgar Evers College Adult & Continuing Education (ACE) course guide is now available. The guide contains a wealth of information about how to enroll in one of the numerous programs available through ACE as well as prices and course schedules.

Free Tax Assistance Program

January 16, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Department of Accounting of is proud to offer free tax preparation help for MEC students and the community through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.

New Student Orientation

January 12, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

On January 23rd and January 24th Medgar Evers College (MEC) will offer a one-day orientation for students beginning their MEC experience in the Spring semester. Whether you are a first-year student who took the Fall semester off, a returning adult student coming back from a hiatus from school, or a transfer student from another university, our qualified staff is here to help you!

Alumni Wine and Cheese Social — New Date

January 12, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) is pleased to announce that it will host an Alumni Wine & Cheese Social, Tuesday, January 27, 2015. The social will give MEC graduates an opportunity to reconnect with other alumni in a relaxed setting in the beautiful new Welcome Center while enjoying tasty cheeses and delicious wines.

Medgar Has Heart!

December 11, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Happy New Year!  Hopefully, you each had a wonderful holiday season spent with family and good friends.  The holidays are always a time of great giving and we ended 2014 by kicking off the Medgar Has Heart CUNY Campaign.  Thanks to all of who gave.  Your contributions will help students to stay in school and […]

2014 Holiday Celebration

December 4, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

All MEC faculty and staff are invited to attend our annual HOLIDAY CELEBRATION on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 3:30pm.   Join us for a festive celebration with great food, entertainment and camaraderie!

Great Turnout for the Charles Evans Inniss Memorial Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

December 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Monday, Medgar Evers College hosted dozens of guests at the official ribbon cutting for the newly-renovated Charles Evans Inniss Memorial Library. The ceremony marked the start of a new era for the college here in the heart of Central Brooklyn. The new, state-of-the-art facility serves the information needs of the student body of Medgar Evers College, the University, and the community at large.

Space Reallocation Project Reaches Completion

December 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) is pleased to announce the completion of the massive Space Reallocation Project.  Led by the Office of Facilities Management, Campus Planning and Operations, this tremendous undertaking was made possible by the diligence of Buildings and Grounds (B&G), Information Technology (IT) and the cooperation of almost 170 staff members who were affected […]

Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

November 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Monday, December 1, 2014 at 11:30 a.m., Medgar Evers College will celebrate the culmination of a goal set years ago with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the newly renovated Charles Evans Inniss Memorial Library. The state-of-the-art facility serves the information needs of the student body of Medgar Evers College, the University, and the community at large.

Fast Track Your Degree!

November 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) invites lower freshman (0-15 credits) and newly admitted students to learn about joining ASAP. ASAP can fast track degree completion for associate degree seeking students while providing a key pathway to baccalaureate programs.  Key benefits include tuition waivers for costs not covered by financial […]

Medgar to Host Pre-Reception to Universal Children’s Day For UN Ambassadors, Educators and Others

November 18, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Wednesday, November 19, Medgar Evers College (MEC) will welcome a number of United Nations (UN) ambassadors, colleagues from the University of the District of Columbia, Friends of Education for African Children Orphaned by AIDS and the Permanent Mission of Grenada to the United Nations to campus. The group will host a symposium with the focus, Education as an Imperative for a Transformative Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda. They will also discuss the status of progress since the 1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child.