Salute to Scholars

A Basketball Coach in Your Pocket

October 3, 2012 | Salute to Scholars, The University

A popular workout app created by Baruch College alumni is bringing a digital twist to the athletic training of basketball players.

Where to Learn English? A Museum Of Course

October 3, 2012 | Salute to Scholars, The University

Hortencia Marmanillo spent a few days this summer in a museum, but she didn’t just look at art — she improved her language skills.

CUNY At a Glance

October 3, 2012 | Salute to Scholars, The University

The City University of New York is the nation’s leading urban public university.

Promoting Success and Valuing Hispanic Diversity

October 3, 2012 | Salute to Scholars, The University

Jasniya Sanchez came to the United States from Mexico City in 1999, when she was 11 years old. Her mother, a cashier at a fruit store, and her father, who works at a supermarket stocking shelves, always told her that if she studied hard, a world of opportunities would open up.

Working to Enhance the City

October 3, 2012 | Salute to Scholars, The University

This issue of Salute to Scholars offers wonderful examples of the University’s multifaceted teaching, research and service efforts aimed at advancing New York City’s well-being. Enhancing the city we serve is the embodiment of the CUNY mission. As our most recent Master Plan notes, among CUNY’s core values is a “dedication to the needs of the University’s urban setting.”