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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.

Medgar Evers College Hosts 11th Annual Social Work Month Conference

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) will host its Eleventh Annual National Professional Social Work Month Conference on Friday, March 14th in Founders Auditorium.

Art Auction Online Bids Open Until March 17th

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Although Black History Month is over, the Medgar Evers College (MEC) Student Scholarship Fund is still accepting online bids for the 2014 Art Auction.

Dr. George Irish Receives International Honors

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Congratulations to Dr. George Irish, director of the Medgar Evers College (MEC) Caribbean Research Center and Professor of Caribbean and Latin American Studies. He has recently been awarded the Order of Excellence from the Government of Montserrat in the Caribbean. This honor is awarded to only seven living nationals who provide transformative and excellent scholarship and service in different categories.

Medgar Evers College Goes Green

March 3, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College (MEC) and Campus Planning are excited to announce the “MEC Quad” initiative. On March 12th, from 10:00am to 2:00pm, MEC students are invited to an Open House in Room L-12 (Art Gallery) to find out more about this Green initiative that reimagines Crown Street, between Bedford Avenue and Franklin Avenue, as a Campus Quad.

Angela Davis to Keynote Audre Lorde Symposium

February 28, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

In celebration of Women’s History Month, The Center for Black Literature will partner with The Du Bois-Bunche Center for Public Policy, Medgar Evers College’s English Department and the Center for Women’s Development to pay tribute to the legacy of the feminist poet and writer Audre Lorde. The program will focus on promoting dialogue concerned with the intersectionality of race, gender, class, and sexual identity in Lorde’s works.

Interested in a Career in Baseball?

February 25, 2014 | Medgar Evers College

Love baseball? Jumping at the chance to make it a career, but don’t know where to begin? The Medgar Evers College (MEC) Career Management Services Center and PBI invites you to explorer career opportunities with, the MLB Network and the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball.  Join us on an exciting journey in one […]