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Queens College is Among 50 Nationwide Recipients of a Grant to Renovate Spaces for Veterans

July 8, 2016 | Queens College

Campus life for over 200 student veterans and active military personnel at Queens College will be greatly enhanced thanks to a recent Vet Center Initiative grant from the Student Veterans of America (SVA) and The Home Depot Foundation.

Two Queens College Students Win Prestigious CUNY Salk Scholarships for Medical School

June 1, 2016 | Queens College

You are invited to cover Queens College’s 92nd commencement ceremony on Thursday, June 2, at 9 am on the campus quadrangle, rain or shine.

Ford Foundation’s Darren Walker, One of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People of the Year to Speak at 92nd Commencement Ceremony June 2

June 1, 2016 | Queens College

You are invited to cover Queens College’s 92nd commencement ceremony on Thursday, June 2, at 9 am on the campus quadrangle, rain or shine.

Ready to Wander the World — Teaching English

May 25, 2016 | Queens College, Salute to Scholars

THERE’S A GREAT and fascinating world to see, and Linda Mathew intends to see it one classroom at a time.

Can Math Applications Add Up to World Peace?

May 24, 2016 | Macaulay Honors College, Queens College, Salute to Scholars

TAMAR LICHTER faces the delightful quandary of being pulled in opposite directions by her love of mathematics. Will she head into pure mathematics or applied mathematics? Luckily, she’s pretty good at both.

Soccer Icon David Villa Introduces His DV7 Soccer Academy Methods to Queens College’s Summer Camp

April 14, 2016 | Queens College

— World Cup Champion and New York City Football Club Captain Villa  to Participate in Sessions with Children Ages 8 to 16 – FLUSHING, NY, April 13, 2016—In a press conference today at Queens College, David Villa—World Cup champion, top goal scorer for the Spanish National Soccer Team, and captain and first-ever player for the […]

Mozart’s Comic Opera Masterpiece, Così Fan Tutte, to be Performed at Queens College April 7 – 10

March 29, 2016 | Queens College

Mozart’s comedic opera, Così fan tutte, will be performed with a twist at Queens College: the action occurs in Coney Island, Brooklyn, circa 1916.

The Queens College Women and Gender Studies Program Presents the Virginia Frese Palmer Conference Women’s History Month 2016

March 17, 2016 | Queens College

Borough President Melinda Katz will mark Women’s History Month at Queens College on Monday, March 21, by introducing this year’s Virginia Frese Palmer Conference.

Gail A. Grimmett, Senior VP, New York, Delta Air Lines, Will Explore Investing in the Shared Future of Delta & NYC at March 18 Business Forum

March 15, 2016 | Queens College

— Grimmett Has Been Named One of Crain’s New York Business’s “50 Most Powerful Women in New York” Since 2013 — WHAT: Presentation by Gail Grimmett, Senior Vice President, New York, Delta Air Lines, on “Delta Air Lines and New York: Investing in Our Future Together,” with an audience Q&A session to follow. Breakfast will […]

First New York Showing of Artist and Author Mark Podwal’s “Terezin Portfolio”

March 15, 2016 | Queens College

In its first New York showing, Mark Podwal’s “Terezin Portfolio,” a limited edition suite of 42 archival pigment prints based on a series of original acrylic, gouache, and colored pencil drawings entitled All this has come upon us… will be on view at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College.

Cannabis Use Linked to Increased Alcohol Use Disorders According to Just-Published Research by Queens College Professor

February 26, 2016 | Queens College

With the growing legalization of medical marijuana, some brand-new research on cannabis might be of particular interest to the public.

Hillel International Honors Queens College Hillel with the Phillip H. and Susan Rudd Cohen Outstanding Campus Award

February 8, 2016 | Queens College

The Queens College chapter of Hillel has been recognized with the prestigious Phillip H. and Susan Rudd Cohen Outstanding Campus award

Queens College Students to Walk in Footsteps of Dr. King

January 13, 2016 | Queens College

When Rabbi Moshe Shur was in college, he joined other student volunteers in a 1965 and 1966 summer initiative to register disenfranchised voters in six Southern states.

QC Choral Society Invites New Members to Join for it’s 75th Anniversary Year Performance of Verdi’s Requiem

January 8, 2016 | Queens College

The Queens College Choral Society is seeking new members for its Spring 2016 season, which will feature Verdi’s Requiem.

EPA Grant Supports New York City Monarch Butterfly Project

December 2, 2015 | Queens College

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $91,000 environmental education grant to Queens College to support the Queens College Metropolitan Monarch Alliance Project. The project is a community-based program to study and protect Monarch butterflies in New York City. “This innovative project will educate people of all ages about an important spring and summer […]

Queens College Recognized for its Support of Veterans

November 6, 2015 | Queens College

In the past few weeks, Queens College was recognized by two guidebooks for its strong support of veterans transitioning to college.

Queens College Athletics Program Names Baseball Stadium After World-Renowned Scientist Dr. Charles Hennekens

October 19, 2015 | Queens College

Queens College’s Athletics Program has named its baseball field Hennekens Stadium, thanks to a gift from Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., class of 1963, who excelled in both varsity basketball and baseball while a student at Queens.

Queens College’s Annual Golf Outing on October 16 Will Raise Funds for Student-Athlete Scholarships

September 17, 2015 | Queens College

We would appreciate your listing our October 16 annual Golf Outing which raises funds for Queens College student-athlete scholarships and support services.

Presentation by John Tamny, Editor of RealClearMarkets and Political Economy Editor at Forbes, at September 18 Business Forum

September 15, 2015 | Queens College

The public is invited to attend a free Business Forum presentation on The Unrelenting Beauty of Wealth Inequality by John Tamny, editor of RealClearMarkets, political economy editor at Forbes, and the author of Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and Lebron James Can Teach You about Economics.

Godwin-Ternbach Museum Celebrates “The Year of the Silk Roads” With Fall Exhibition of Two Master Photographers

August 21, 2015 | Queens College

Large-format color photos by two master photographers explore the mixture of ancient and modern realities of the Silk Roads, long famous as the route of Marco Polo.