Join us for The Battle for Bedford Avenue Black-Out Basketball Double Header on Friday, February 12, 2016 in the Cougar’s Cave, 1150 Carroll Street (between Nostrand and Rogers Avenues). The Women’s Game tips off at 6:00 p.m. The Men’s Game at 8:00 p.m. Space is extremely limited so, arrive early. Entry is based on a […]
Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York is pleased to announce that it has received an $817,950 grant from the William R.Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust to build an innovative model of comprehensive mental health delivery. It will provide students with direct, professional mental health counseling, services, and guidance. The gift also is […]
On March 10th, the @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES welcomes celebrated cultural critic Katie Roiphe (In Praise of Messy Lives) to read from and discuss her new book The Violet Hour: Great Writers at the End. In her latest work, Roiphe investigates the final days of five great thinkers, artists and authors: Susan Sontag, Sigmund […]
Join the Medgar Evers College community help those in need to stay warm this winter. The coat drive ends on Friday, February 12, 2016. Over 50 coats have been donated thus far! Donate your clean and gently used coats to our Winter Coat Drive. Coats will benefit the homeless shelters in the Bowery Residents’ Committee […]
SPRING 2016 RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES presented by THE SCHOOL OF SCIENCE, HEALTH & TECHNOLOGY “BETTER LIVING THROUGH BETTER BATTERIES” featuring STEVE G. GREENBAUM, PH.D. Department of Physics & Astronomy, Hunter College, CUNY CUNY Graduate Center PH.D. Program in Physics and Chemistry, New York, NY USA ABSTRACT: Fundamental materials research is essential to move present-day energy […]
Queens College will play an important role in a new three-year collaboration between the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and the New York Power Authority (NYPA) as the designated site for a solar+storage system as part of the SunShot Initiative’s Sustainable and Holistic Integration of Energy Storage and Solar PV (SHINES).
On February 4, the @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES welcomes writer Alexander Chee with his highly-anticipated novel The Queen of the Night. Already greeted with advance raves, the book tells the lush story of a famous, alluring and adventuresome opera singer in Napoleon III’s Europe, and her encounters with the era’s real and imagined figures as she […]
Potential students and visitors are about to get a whole new perspective on Lehman College, before they even set foot on campus. That perspective will be a virtual one, with magnificent 360-degree views of everything the school has to offer including the APEX Athletic Facility, the Science Building and the Multimedia Center. The newly launched […]
Students from Macaulay Honors College at CUNY, along with Baruch College associate professor David Gruber, are taking part in a unique experience in Cuba—studying tropical ecology at the Peninsula de Zapata National Park. The site is one of the Caribbean’s most important wetland areas, and at nearly 700,000 acres, one of the largest biosphere reserves […]
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo named Joseph Tusiani, a Professor Emeritus of Lehman College, New York State Poet Laureate Emeritus.
Fifteen Korean artists from the Hoyeon Art Association of New York (HAANY) will present their paintings in the first Godwin-Ternbach exhibition of the new year.
New York, NY – January 5, 2016 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) and the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) are pleased to announce a partnership creating the ACS Workforce Institute, which will enhance professional development for frontline staff serving New York City’s children and families. The Workforce Institute will offer professional […]
The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is delighted to announce that Dr. Mimi Abramovitz has been named a “Top Social Work Leader” by the New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) in recognition of her “outstanding leadership in the social work profession in New York City.” Dr. Abramovitz, […]
Medgar Evers College is having a banner year. Over $12M has been received in commitments towards faculty research and sponsored programs, an all-time record for the College. U.S. Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, who keynoted the College’s Faculty Research and Sponsored Research Recognition Reception, praised President Rudolph F. Crew and Provost and Senior Vice President Augustine Okereke for their […]
Two students at Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York are recipients of grants for study abroad from the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Christine Zhou ’17 (Baruch College) and Saffia Rahimtoola ’17 (City College) are two of of approximately 800 American undergraduate students from 355 colleges and universities across the […]
On November 4, the Hostos A-Atrium was filled to capacity for the unveiling of Las Casitas Archvies, the collection of art and remnants that celebrate working class homes, which remain a vital expression of Afro-Puerto Rican culture in the diaspora.
Medgar Evers College (MEC) celebrated the grand opening of the new Student Tech Lounge on the second floor of the College’s Carroll Street Building on Thursday, November 12, 2015. The wi-fi enabled lounge features ten desktop computers, a networked printer, and power-enabled seating for 33. President Crew praised the Medgar Evers College community for creating […]
“Thanks for putting on such a great event — it was inspiring to see how engaged the students were.” – Christopher Jackson, Coates’ editor Author and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates is having a stellar year. In September, he was awarded a 2015 MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grant, and his book “Between the World and Me” has received […]
The City University of New York (CUNY) with sponsorship by Macaulay Honors College, the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), and the University Student Senate, announces the second annual TEDxCUNY conference. It will be held on November 20th, 2015, from 9am-5pm, at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at BMCC. The all-day conference will feature a […]
The public is invited to attend a free Business Forum presentation on Queens: The Gateway to the World by Patrick J. Foye, executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.