Stephen Stepanchev, the first Poet Laureate of Queens (1997-2000) will celebrate his 100th birthday on January 30th.
Led by Rabbi Moshe Shur, 18 Ethnically and Religiously Diverse Students Will Visit Atlanta and Birmingham and Meet With Leaders of Early Civil Rights Struggle
Nearly 40 years after the first-ever women’s basketball game pitted Queens College against Immaculata, these teams will see each other in court—at world-famous Madison Square Garden.
This perennial favorite will be performed by the Queens College Choral Society with members that range from high school students to men and women who have been with the group for over 40 years.
On December 7 at Queens College, innovative thinkers and leaders from across the Middle East and the United States will highlight current transformations occurring there, focusing on education, the arts, technology, civil society and governance.
This Monday, November 24, the White House will award the Medal of Freedom posthumously to Queens College student and civil rights worker Andrew Goodman and colleagues James Chaney and Michael Schwerner.
Several thousand years of Chinese history and culture will be illuminated when the Godwin-Ternbach Museum opens Highlights of The Daghlian Collection of Chinese Art on November 19.
A Queens College educator named Arthur Salz has worked passionately since 1989—25 years–to help young kids in Queens homeless shelters.
Yin-Xiang Yu (“JX” to her friends) has already achieved a dream: the June 2014 Queens College grad is now studying opera at Yale on two scholarships—one from Yale, which pays her full tuition, and one from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, which awards recipients up to $50,000 a year for three years to cover tuition and other expenses at graduate school.
Not only has Queens College been recognized for the second consecutive year by Washington Monthly as the #2 Best-Bang-for-the-Buck College in America, but new rankings from Forbes and Money magazines also emphasize the college’s outstanding value.
Recently donated photographs and silkscreen prints from the Andy Warhol Foundation will highlight an exhibition, “Andy Warhol’s Photo-Aesthetic and Beyond,” on view at Queens College’s Godwin-Ternbach Museum from Sept. 11 through November 1. Also on view will be large-scale photos by Malaysian-born Chinese artist Chee Wang Ng that pay homage to the acclaimed pop artist.
Please consider listing the Queens College Choral Society fall audition schedule as detailed in the attached release. The group is seeking new members for its 2014-15 concert season, which will feature a December performance of Handel’s Messiah, one of the most beloved oratorios of all time.
FLUSHING, NY, July 9, 2014 − Professor Anthony Julian Tamburri, dean of the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute of Queens College/CUNY, was named Distinguished Professor by the City University of New York Board of Trustees at its June 30 meeting, effective September 1. Dean Tamburri is internationally recognized for his scholarly contributions to Italian […]
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has given the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College seven color silkscreen prints by the celebrated pop artist.
Yves Henri Cloarec, who received his MFA in Creative Writing and Literary Translation from Queens College last month, worked hard to translate Dan Ma Peau (Inside My Own Skin) by French writer Guillaume de Fonclare into English.
Queens College of the City University of New York announces today that Douglas Rushkoff, the famed cyberculture expert who originated concepts such as “viral media” and “social currency,” will be joining its faculty.
The Queens College Choral Society, Choir, Women’s Choir and Orchestra will join together to perform Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah on Saturday, May 17, at 7:30 pm in Colden Auditorium, in a concert that will include nearly 300 musicians. Elijah is among the most beloved masterworks of all time
Queens College has been selected as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada in The Princeton Review’s just released Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition.
The newest exhibition at Queens College’s Godwin-Ternbach Museum will showcase works by Brazilian artist, author, playwright and senator Abdias Nascimento.
Surrealist modern architecture, night-time panoramas, and Rio street scenes are among the images by award-winning photographer Andrew Prokos on display at the Banco do Brasil, 11 West 42nd Street in Manhattan, from April 3-25.