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Queens College Offers Over 600 Affordable Summer Courses in Three Sessions From June Through August

May 25, 2017 | Queens College

 — Courses Open to All CUNY Students & General Public; Quicken Degree Completion or Explore Personal Interests; Free Options Available to H.S. Students — Queens, N.Y., May 25, 2017—Queens College Summer Session courses are now open for enrollment, with three convenient sessions that provide students the opportunity to earn a total of 15 credits. Anyone—from […]

A Conversation on the NYC Film Industry with Julie Menin, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment

May 23, 2017 | Queens College

Our Business Forum Breakfast Series continues on Friday, June 9, with a conversation on the NYC film industry with Julie Menon, commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, from 8 to 10 am, on the fourth floor of the Student Union.

Congresswoman Grace Meng Will be Speaker and President’s Medal Recipient at Queens College 93rd Commencement Ceremony, May 26

May 23, 2017 | Queens College

You are invited to cover Queens College’s 93rd commencement ceremony on Friday, May 26, at 9 am on the campus quadrangle, rain or shine.

Queens College to Celebrate Award-Winning Students on Campus Quad, Monday, May 15, 12:15-1:30

May 12, 2017 | Queens College

For the first time, Queens College is celebrating its 2017 winning students with refreshments and a DJ on the quad, and we hope you’ll be there to meet them.

Family-Friendly Concert of Mexican Music on May 21

May 9, 2017 | Queens College

Traditional music from Veracruz, Mexico, and original compositions will be performed at Joe’s Pub at the Public Theatre in Manhattan in a family-friendly concert on Sunday, May 21 at 3 pm and 7 pm.

Queens College Choral Society Presents Haydn’s Creation

May 8, 2017 | Queens College

The Queens College Choral Society (QCCS) will perform Haydn’s dramatic Creation for its Annual Spring Concert taking place on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 pm in Colden Auditorium.

Center for Ethnic, Racial and Religious Understanding Honors Cofounder Mark Rosenblum at First Annual Gala May 15

May 8, 2017 | Queens College

Professor Mark Rosenblum of Queens College will be honored May 15 at a Manhattan gala emceed by Tony-Award winner Mandy Patinkin.

Congresswoman Grace Meng Named Speaker for Queens College’s 93rd Commencement Ceremony, May 26

April 21, 2017 | Queens College

Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has announced that Congresswoman Grace Meng will be the main speaker for the school’s 93rd commencement ceremony, which will take place on Friday, May 26, at 9 am, on the college’s quad.

Three Queens College Alumni Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

April 10, 2017 | Queens College

Three recent Queens College grads have been awarded 2017 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, one of the nation’s most prestigious academic awards.

Taiwanese Artists Redefine Fiber Art for a Radical Agenda, Transforming Raw Materials into Works of Protest and Beauty

April 6, 2017 | Queens College

A feast for the eyes that serves up a commitment to environmental and other global issues is on view at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College as REWOVEN: Innovative Fiber Art, from April 6 to May 26, 2017.

Kupferberg Center Continues its Spring 2017 Season with Musical Comedy, Afro-Peruvian Music, R*&B, and “The Dog Whisperer”

March 15, 2017 | Queens College

The Kupferberg Center for the Arts’ 2016-17 season continues through May at Queens College.

Queens College Programs Educate Artists for Social Change

March 15, 2017 | Queens College

Building on the success of its “Social Practice Queens” Master of Fine Arts program, a unique collaboration with the Queens Museum, Queens College will now offer an advanced, post-master’s certificate in Critical Social Practice for students who want to use their art to improve the world.

Women’s History Month Conference Explores Improper Policing; Looks at How Women in Law Enforcement Try to Improve System March 20

March 13, 2017 | Queens College

The annual Virginia Frese Palmer conference, celebrating Women’s History Month, will examine Women and Policing: Injustices of Improper Policing and Women in Law Enforcement Working to Improve the System.

Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College Receives Major Gift of Coptic Textiles from the Rose Choron Collection

March 13, 2017 | Queens College

Queens College is the recipient of a major collection of 85 brilliantly hued and patterned Coptic textiles from Egypt, most dating from the third to the seventh centuries CE.

Queens College Named a Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students

February 24, 2017 | Queens College

Once again, Queens College has been named a Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students.

Dennis Walcott, Queens Library President, on Preparing Today’s Workforce for a Successful Future: The Role of the Queens Library

February 24, 2017 | Queens College

Business Forum Breakfast Friday, March 10, 8 – 10 am WHAT: Presentation by Dennis Walcott, president and CEO of the Queens Library, on “Preparing Today’s Workforce for a Successful Future: The Role of the Queens Library,” with an audience Q&A session to follow. Breakfast will be served Free and open to the public, but seating […]

Queens College Women’s Basketball Team Clinches East Coast Conference Regular Season Title in 14th Consecutive Win at Home

February 21, 2017 | Queens College

Queens College bid farewell to three members of its outstanding women’s basketball team in a historic game on Wednesday, February 15.

Queens College Opera presents Die Fledermaus February 23-26

February 15, 2017 | Queens College

Audiences will be able to enjoy Johann Strauss’s comic masterpiece Die Fledermaus—about a man’s belated retribution for his friend’s practical joke—in English at Queens College from February 23 through 26.

Queens College Marks Chinese New Year on February 8

February 2, 2017 | Queens College

— Free lunchtime event at Colden Auditorium features outstanding teen performers from Beijing — QUEENS, NY, February 2, 2017—Queens College will celebrate the Chinese New Year in a program showcasing the Art Troupe of Students from the High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China. Based in Beijing, the troupe is now making its 11th […]

Queens College Celebrates Black History Month on the Theme of Sankofa: Celebrating the Past, Building a Boundless Future

February 2, 2017 | Queens College

A series of free speaking events, film screenings, artistic performances and more on the theme of Sankofa: Celebrating the Past, Building a Boundless Future is planned in celebration of Black History Month at Queens College this February.