Medgar Evers College

Annual Community Council Luncheon

April 4, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Please join the Community Council for the Medgar Evers College (MEC) at the Annual Scholarship and Leadership Awards Luncheon which will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014.

Degree Spotlight: Education Department

April 4, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Education Department’s programs are nationally-accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The degree programs are also recognized by the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI), the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The Education Department’s […]

Staycation 2014

April 1, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

In less than two weeks, Spring Break 2014 will kick off.  Do you need something to do during your time off, with only limited funds? Why not rediscover Brooklyn and NYC? Here are some great places you can visit and things you can do to relax and enjoy your spring recess. Brooklyn Botanic Garden – […]

CUNY Big Apple Job and Internship Fair

March 31, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Seniors, graduation is just over the horizon!  Have you secured a great job to go along with that brand new degree?  Juniors, sophomores and freshmen, are you interested in part-time employment or internships?  This Friday, make your way to the CUNY Big Apple Job and Internship Fair!  The event is exclusively for graduating CUNY students, […]

Spotlight on Environmental Science

March 28, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

  What is Environmental Science?  Environmental science is a multidisciplinary academic field that integrates physical, biological and information sciences, (including but not limited to ecology, physics, chemistry, zoology, mineralogy, oceanology, limnology, soil science, geology, atmospheric science, geography and geodesy) to the study of the environment, and the solution of environmental problems. Environmental science provides an […]

Medgar Evers Research Published in Major Scientific Journal

March 27, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) community extends congratulations to Biology professor Dr. Syed Shiraz Mujtaba and Medgar Evers student and Biology major, Marc Philizaire for the upcoming publication of their research on Prostate Cancer in the Journal of Molecular Endocrinology – a leading global journal that publishes original research articles, rapid communications and reviews.

Medgar Student Accepted to Doctoral Program

March 25, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) community extends congratulations to senior Mawia Khogali on her acceptance into the Psychology and Law Training Area in the Psychology Doctoral Program at the CUNY Graduate Center!

A Conversation with Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr.

March 25, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Join Medgar Evers College (MEC) President Rudolph F. Crew and Dr. Lester W. Young Jr. of the New York State Legislature Regent at Large as they discuss the innovative, new model for reaching Central Brooklyn’s young learners.

CUNYfirst Transition Underway

March 21, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Effective, Friday, March 21, SIMS will be frozen at 5:00pm in order to allow for the extraction of data from SIMS so that it can be moved to CUNYfirst.  The expected date of completion is Friday, March 28th.  After the 22nd, SIMS will only be available for inquiry and transcript printing. CUNYfirst will be unavailable starting […]

Medgar Evers College Health and Wellness Fair 2014

March 17, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Office of Health Services, in collaboration with the CUNY Office of Mental Health and Wellness, will have their annual Health and Wellness Fair, Wednesday, March 19th.

Study Abroad in Paris!

March 13, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Interested in learning French, one of the most popular romance languages in the world? Good news for MEC students, MEC’s Study Abroad Office will be offering a Summer Abroad program in Paris, France! Applications and a $100 deposit must be submitted by March 28 to the Study Abroad Office, Room B3010. Study Abroad in Paris […]

Medgar Evers: Muslim Culture and Identity Series

March 12, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Are you interested in learning more about Islamic culture? Do you have questions you always wanted to ask about the Muslim experience, but didn’t know where to begin? This semester, Medgar Evers College (MEC) students, faculty and staff will engage in a rich and informative dialogue about all things Islam.

Announced: 12th National Black Writers Conference

March 11, 2014 | CUNY Matters, Medgar Evers College

The Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY, is set to host the Twelfth National Black Writers Conference (NBWC) which will be held on the campus of Medgar Evers College (MEC) from Thursday, March 27 through Sunday, March 30, 2014. Honorees of the 2014 NBWC include Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott; best-selling author Walter Mosley; author and poet Quincy Troupe; French-Caribbean writer Maryse Conde; and posthumously, Margaret Burroughs, co-founder of the DuSable Museum of African American History.

3rd Annual Women’s Empowerment Conference

March 10, 2014 | CUNY Matters, Medgar Evers College

Students, faculty, and staff, join us in saluting the legacy of New York City’s first black congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm, at the 3rd Annual Shirley Chisholm Women’s Empowerment Conference, March 15, 2014. The conference will be a daylong gathering of elected officials, community activists, business leaders and educators, including: NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, State Senator Velmanette Montgomery, NYC Public Advocate Letitia James, Brooklyn Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna, and NYC Council Member Laurie Cumbo.

Medgar Evers: Exclusive Reading of English Faculty’s Works

March 10, 2014 | CUNY Matters, Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) students, faculty, and staff are invited to join a celebration of four of MEC’s faculty members hosted by the English Department. An exclusive reading will take place tonight from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Edison O. Jackson (EOJ) Auditorium in AB-1.

Medgar Evers Sophomore Wins MVP at CUNYAC/US Army Track and Field Championship

March 5, 2014 | CUNY Matters, Medgar Evers College

Big congratulations are in order for Medgar Evers College (MEC) sophomore Samantha Brathwaite! Samantha was named Most Valuable Performer at the 2013-14 CUNYAC/US Army Track and Field Championships held at the New Balance Track and Field Center, Sunday, March 2nd.

Celebrating Women’s History Month

March 5, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

March is Women’s History Month and Medgar Evers College (MEC) is proud to celebrate women and their achievements across the spectrum.

Ursula Rucker Wows Medgar Evers College

March 4, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, Medgar Evers College (MEC), welcomed the very distinguished poet and performance artist, Ursula Rucker, to campus.

Silicon Valley Entrepreneur to Visit Medgar Evers College

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) is excited to feature Ben Horowitz’, co-founder of Andreessen Horowitz and one of Silicon Valley’s most respected and experienced entrepreneurs. Horowitz will discuss his recently-published book, The Hard Thing About Hard Things.

Women in Politics Panel Discussion

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) celebration of Women’s History Month kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday, March 4th, as the Center for Women’s Development, in collaboration with the Department of Public Administration, hosts a lively panel discussion which will explore the progress that women have made and the stumbling blocks they still face in the field of politics.