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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.

Exhibition Honors Lifetime Achievements of Gertrud Parker—Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker, Installation Artist

August 21, 2015 | Queens College, Uncategorized

The Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College will be honoring the lifetime achievements of trailblazing artist Gertrud Parker, founder of the San Francisco Museum of Craft and Folk Art.

Queens College Choral Society Invites New Members to Join for the 75th Anniversary Season

August 21, 2015 | Queens College

Please consider listing the Queens College Choral Society fall audition schedule for August 26, September 2 and September 9, as detailed in the attached release.

Reframing Italian America Photo Exhibit Depicts How New Immigrants Refashioned Themselves in Early 20th Century

August 3, 2015 | Queens College

An exhibition of 23 historical photographs that document Italian immigrants “reframing” themselves as Italian Americans is on view now through January 8, 2016, at the Calandra Institute, 25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor, in Manhattan.

Exhibition Honors Lifetime Achievements of Gertrud Parker—Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker, Installation Artist

July 30, 2015 | Queens College

The Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College, will be honoring the lifetime achievements of trailblazing artist Gertrud Parker, founder of the San Francisco Museum of Craft and Folk Art.

Queens College’s 91st Commencement Will Honor Civil Rights Martyr and Alumnus Andrew Goodman on May 28

May 26, 2015 | Queens College

Queens College will confer over 2,500 degrees at its 91st commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 28, at 9 am on the campus quadrangle, rain or shine.

Seven Queens College Students Receive Fulbright Awards

May 15, 2015 | Queens College

Queens College has set a record for itself this year with seven of its graduates winning highly competitive and prestigious Fulbright awards to study, conduct research or study abroad.

Queens College Choral Society and Orchestra to Present an Evening of Stirring Masterworks on May 16

May 13, 2015 | Queens College

The Queens College Choral Society, Choir, Women’s Choir and Orchestra will join together to perform Gabriel Fauré’s beloved Requiem and Francis Poulenc’s exuberant Gloria on Saturday, May 16, at 8 pm in Colden Auditorium in a concert that will include nearly 300 musicians.

Mark Rose, Dina Perry, and Carol Hochman, Financial Services Leaders and Philanthropists, to be Honored at May 5 College Gala

April 27, 2015 | Queens College

— 1010 WINS Radio Reporter and Queens College Alum Juliet Papa Will Host; The College’s Annual Gala Raises Funds for Student Scholarships — When:             Tuesday, May 5, 2015: Cocktails 6:30 pm | Dinner 7:30 pm Where:           Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway @ 36th Street, Manhattan Tickets:          Call (718) 997-2920 or email gala@qc.cuny.edu FLUSHING, N.Y., April 27, […]

Queens College Students’ Fund Raising Helps Build School in Ghana

April 13, 2015 | Queens College

A rural village in Ghana now has a junior high school serving 83 students because a Queens College professor and some idealistic QC students decided to get involved

U.S. Dept. of Energy Awards Queens College $40.5 Million to Continue Health Screening of Nuclear Weapons Workers

March 27, 2015 | Queens College

For 17 years, Queens College has provided free medical screenings to 30,000 nuclear weapons workers through its Worker Health Protection Program (WHPP). Now thanks to an award of $40.5 million from the U.S. Dept. of Energy, that work will continue for another five years, detecting illness at an early stage and saving more lives.

Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Named an Aspen Institute Ascend Fellow; Joins a Diverse Group of Leaders Working to Advance Opportunities for Low-Income Families

March 10, 2015 | Queens College

Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been recognized by the Aspen Institute as a 2015 Ascend Fellow for his efforts to advance opportunities for low-income families.

Work of Pioneering and Modern Photographers from Atget to Avedon on Exhibition at Godwin-Ternbach Museum April 13 – June 6

February 27, 2015 | Queens College

The Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College will have the opportunity to view two exhibits that together represent the history of photography, from its 19th century pioneers such as Eugene Atget and Julia Margaret Cameron to contemporary masters such as Richard Avedon, Laurie Simmons and David Hockney

Celebrated South African Musician-Activists Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela Perform Songs of Freedom During Black History Month at Queens College

February 6, 2015 | Queens College

Ranging from 19th century photography to current film, and from Staten Island to South Africa, this year’s Black History Month programming at Queens College addresses the theme of Culture, Social Movements and Justice: Dismantling the Master Narrative.