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Ford Foundation President Darren Walker to Speak at Macaulay Honors College

November 10, 2015 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

As part of its 15th anniversary celebration, Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York proudly presents Ford Foundation President Darren Walker in a discussion entitled “Beneath the Inequality.”  The event will take place on December 7, 2015 at 6pm. Joining Walker will be Philip K. Howard, founder of Common Good, a non-partisan […]

Queens Residents of All Faiths Invited to Come Together November 11 to Develop an Action Plan for Climate Change

November 5, 2015 | Uncategorized

Climate change affects everyone, everywhere. On the evening of November 11 community and religious leaders are gathering at QC for a unique collaborative event.

CUNY Month Events at Macaulay Honors College

November 2, 2015 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

  Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York announces its wide-ranging events in celebration of CUNY Month. Macaulay invites the public to the following events: On November 4, 2015, @MACAULAY AUTHOR SERIES welcomes Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic Paul Goldberger to read from his new book Building Art: The Life and Work of […]

Open House

October 27, 2015 | Medgar Evers College, Uncategorized

Medgar Evers College (MEC) of the City University of New York cordially invites you to its 2015 Fall Undergraduate Open House. Come and experience why courage, strength and fortitude are the pillars of the Medgar Evers College experience. Meet the College’s esteemed students and distinguished faculty. Tour the campus which features a new state-of-the-art Science, […]

Duane Morris Partner Named New Chair of Macaulay Honors College Advisory Council

October 26, 2015 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

Macaulay Honors College announces that Michael D. Grohman, a partner at law firm Duane Morris, is the new Chairman of Macaulay’s Advisory Council. Grohman, a CUNY graduate, will lead the way in focusing the Council’s efforts towards a targeted goal of preparing Macaulay students for success in internships and in jobs. “Macaulay provides a world class […]

Lehman College Presents Seventh Annual Three-Day Jazz Festival Nov. 18-20

October 23, 2015 | Lehman College, Uncategorized

The annual festival provides performance and learning opportunities for talented musicians who are studying music in New York City schools. More than 250 students perform at this festival each year, which is broadcast live on Bronxnet TV and online at lehman.edu/jazzfeststream.

An Afternoon with MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Award Winner Ta-Nehisi Coates

October 16, 2015 | Medgar Evers College, Uncategorized

On Friday, November 6, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm, Medgar Evers College will host “An Afternoon with Ta-Nehisi Coates,” author of the acclaimed book and a 2015 MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Award Winner. The event will take place at Medgar Evers College in the Edison O. Jackson Auditorium, 1638 Bedford Avenue (at Crown Street), Brooklyn, […]

Live, Love, Laugh, Cry! The Poetry of Lindamichellebaron

October 2, 2015 | Uncategorized

  York College The Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center at York College, Little Theatre 94-45 Guy R. Brewer Blvd. Jamaica, NY 11451  Contact: Prof. Tom Marion 718-262-3705 tmarion@york.cuny.edu October 23 through October 27 York College Theatre starts-off its 2015-16 Season – The Power of the Spoken Word – with an original play featuring the […]

Medgar Evers College Professor Wins Prestigious NSF Grant

September 23, 2015 | Medgar Evers College, Uncategorized

Brooklyn – Medgar Evers College (MEC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Lawrence Pratt, Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, was awarded a three-year $239,364 National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant for his project entitled “RUI: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Intermediates in Hydrocarbon Fuel Oil Produced from Brown Grease: Important Information for Scale […]

New funding for PhD fellowships brings CCNY awardees to 14

September 22, 2015 | Uncategorized

Two PhD students mentored at The City College of New York have been awarded Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need Fellowships for excellence by the U.S. Department of Education. The fellows, who will receive need-based support including a stipend of up to $32,000 annually during the second year of their respective programs, are Christine Chrissian (biochemistry) and Mikhail Miroshnikov (chemistry).

Jill Abramson to Join Randy Cohen for “Person Place Thing” Podcast at Macaulay Honors College

September 3, 2015 | Uncategorized

Emmy Award-winning writer and former New York Times’ “The Ethicist” Randy Cohen brings his popular podcast and public radio show Person Place Thing to Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York on Thursday, September 24 . Cohen will interview American author and journalist Jill Abramson about a person, place, and thing that […]

York Students Enjoy Internship in Greece

September 2, 2015 | Uncategorized, York College

Two York College, CUNY Aviation Management students had the summer internship of a lifetime and have returned to campus filled with gratitude. Dianna Rodriguez and Thinley Wongmo both received internships at Athens International Airport under the supervision of Hellenic American University. The students, now entering into their lower and upper junior year respectively, spent two […]

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’s Museum to Exhibit it’s Global Treasures at Citi DeFord Gallery in One Court Square, Long Island City

August 6, 2015 | Uncategorized

The Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College—located in one of the nation’s most diverse counties—will exhibit 33 works from its collection that represent five of the homelands of Queens residents.

New Issue of City Tech’s NANO: New American Notes Online Focuses on Trash and Aesthetics

July 30, 2015 | New York City College of Technology, Uncategorized

The new issue of NANO: New American Notes Online, a City Tech interdisciplinary academic journal, is now available. Issue 7, “The Aesthetics of Trash,” is the result of a collaboration between guest editors David Banash (Western Illinois University) and John DeGregorio (University of Iowa), the seven article authors, and NANO‘s editorial team: Sean Scanlan, Ruth […]

Kingsborough Community College Professor Named as National Science Foundation Innovation Challenge Judge

June 19, 2015 | Kingsborough Community College, Uncategorized

Kingsborough Community College Assistant Professor, and Center for Economic and Workforce Development Director of Technology and the CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise was named as a judge in the National Science Foundation’s Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC) Boot Camp. The CCIC Boot Camp, in partnership with the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), took place […]

Exhibit Reassesses Architecture of 1939-40 & 1964-65 World’s Fairs; 100 Rarely Seen Photos from National and International Arhives

June 4, 2015 | Uncategorized

Architecture of the 1939-40 and 1964-65 World’s Fairs in Queens, NY, often ignored or critically disdained, gets a reassessment in an upcoming photo exhibition at Queens College’s Godwin-Ternbach Museum.

BMCC Student’s Idea Sparks Federal Reserve Comic Book Exhibit

June 4, 2015 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

A Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) Multimedia Arts department student who interned at The Federal Reserve Bank of New York shared an idea that helped lead to an upcoming exhibit showcasing the New York Fed’s historic collection of comic books. Liana Tenorio was one of three BMCC students who worked at The Federal Reserve […]

John Jay College Hosts Discussion on the New York State Sentencing Commission’s Proposals for Sentencing Reforms

May 22, 2015 | Audio, Baruch College, Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Panel on Promoting Justice and Sentencing Transparency in an Age of Mass Incarceration What:  New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman will announce his proposal to reform New York’s sentencing laws at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Sentencing law in New York is a product of a series of “ad hoc and piecemeal” amendments […]

Nobel Laureate Thomas A. Steitz to Deliver the 35th Annual Sweeny Lecture

April 23, 2015 | Uncategorized

The 35th Annual Arthur Sweeny, Jr. Lecture will be delivered this year by 2009 Nobel Laureate Thomas A. Steitz, the Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University. Prof. Steitz, who will deliver his talk, “From the Structure and Function of the Ribosome to New Antibiotics,” is also an Investigator at the Howard Hughes […]