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Dr. Wallace Ford Appointed Interim Head of MEC P.A. Department

February 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Former member of the Dinkins Administration and former President and CEO of the New York Mortgage Agency now head of Medgar Evers College Public Administration department.

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson to Deliver 43rd Commencement Address

February 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, nationally-acclaimed writer, author and radio host, will deliver the 2014 Medgar Evers College commencement address, at 10:00am Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

President Addresses Freshman Class of 2018

February 20, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, Dr. Rudolph Crew, President of Medgar Evers College (MEC), warm-heartedly welcomed the Freshman Class of 2018 in his Spring Presidential Address to the group. Carlos Soto, a student at MEC majoring in Molecular Biochemistry, provided words of wisdom to the freshman class before introducing Dr. Crew. His advice to the newcomers is to participate in campus activities and other opportunities because involvement has the potential to open doors and make one competitive in the workplace.

Spotlight: Professor Tonya Hegamin

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College extends its heartfelt congratulations to Professor Tonya Hegamin, English Professor at Medgar Ever College, on the publication of her historical fiction novel, Willow. Published by Random House, the novel follows Willow, a 15-year old slave, and Cato, a freed black man committed to getting fugitive slaves to freedom. Though their lives seem […]

Register for Fall 2014!

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Registration for fall, 2014 is now open and all students and those interested in attending Medgar Evers College (MEC) are encouraged to apply and/or register, today!  At Medgar Evers College, we host an exciting array of degree programs that are the foundation of our ongoing mission to connect our curriculum closely to your success in […]

Feed the Need

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Saturday, December 21st, Medgar Evers College and The People of the Sun Middle Passage Collective partnered for the annual “Feed the Need” and Kwanzaa celebration.  The event supports men, women and children living in shelters throughout the city.  The festivities included spoken word, dance, song, food and gifts for the children and adults in attendance. […]

Holiday Turkey Giveaway

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

In keeping with the spirit of the holiday season, Medgar Evers College (MEC) teamed up with a number of corporate and community sponsors to host a turkey giveaway for those in need.  Wal-Mart, One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York, Bridge Street Development Corporation, Bridge Street AME Church, Ethylene Henderson Women’s Missionary Society and […]

Celebrating Black History Month

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) is gearing up for a Black History Month packed with informative, inspiring and entertaining events.  The month kicks off with a forum entitled, “Reclaiming Our Ancestral Legacy through Courage, Strength and Fortitude, and continues on with a community blood drive, Black history trivia game, poetry slam, panel discussions and more.  All […]

Register Now! MEC Blast Program

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Pipeline Initiative is now accepting applications for the new Blast program.  The program gives students aged 13 and up vital enrichment in a number of areas and helps foster a greater interest in college-going by placing them in a higher education environment.  Students will be exposed to a variety of […]

Big Changes Ahead

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Big changes are heading our way!  April, 2014, Medgar Evers College will transition from the current eSIMS system and over to CUNYfirst Campus Solutions.  The Fully Integrated Resources and Services Tool (First) will be our new suite of technology tools, which will replace our rapidly aging Student Information Management System (SIMS).  The benefits for students, […]

Loaner Laptop Program

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Charles Evans Inniss Memorial Library, conveniently located in the Carroll Street Building, is pleased to sponsor a “Library Loaner Laptop” program.  Starting, January 27, 2014, a limited quantity of laptop computers are available for students to check out on a three hour, three week or three month basis. All currently registered students in good standing are […]

Writing Center Now Open

January 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Every writer needs a proofreader. Whether you are in the brainstorming phase of an assignment or whether you are requesting a second pair of eyes on a final term paper, the Medgar Evers College Writing Center is here to assist.  Centrally-located in the heart of campus, in the Bedford Building, a team of qualified tutors […]

President Crew Featured on ABC 7

January 15, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

ABC 7’s Sandra Bookman sat down with President Rudolph F. Crew to learn more about his vision for Medgar Evers College (MEC).

Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 15, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College and the Central Brooklyn Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission partner for event paying homage to the late Civil Rights leader

College Closed Due to Snowstorm

January 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

To All Students, Faculty and Staff: Due to the snowstorm, all Medgar Evers College classes and regular business operations are CANCELLED for FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014.  Only those classified as Essential Staff need to report to work.  We expect the campus to fully resume all normal operations on Saturday, January 4, 2014.  Thank you. David […]

Three Medgar Students Win Scholarships to Study Abroad

December 6, 2013 | Medgar Evers College

Three Medgar Evers College students are gearing up for a grand, international adventure as they continue to pursue their undergraduate degrees.

Nine Medgar Students Receive Scholarships

December 6, 2013 | Medgar Evers College

Nine deserving Medgar Evers College students will have something extra special to celebrate this holiday season.

Support Medgar Students Studying Abroad

December 6, 2013 | Medgar Evers College

This spring, three more Medgar Evers College students are heading abroad as a part of their studies and they need your help.

Flu Vaccine Clinic Scheduled

December 2, 2013 | Medgar Evers College

Winter is officially here and that means the likelihood that you could catch the flu has increased. Annually, more than 200,000 people are hospitalized due to complications from the flu virus, but you don’t have to be one in that unfortunate number.

Medgar Evers College Honors President John F. Kennedy

November 22, 2013 | Medgar Evers College

Today, Medgar Evers College remembers the life and legacy of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States of America. Fifty years ago, on this day in November, President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas.