• CCNY early childhood education degree ranks high nationally

    January 14, 2019 | City College

    The City College of New York’s early childhood education bachelor’s program is ranked in the top three percent nationally in the Bachelor’s Degree Center’s latest rankings. The degree is offered at City College’s Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education campus in downtown Manhattan.

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  • ACI bestows national award on CCNY engineer Ardavan Yazdanbakhsh

    January 11, 2019 | City College

    A focus of civil engineer Ardavan Yazdanbakhsh’s research at The City College of New York is the development of sustainable concrete — key to modern construction. His research on concrete sustainability and his expertise in sharing his knowledge with middle school and college students in Harlem has earned him the American Concrete Institute’s Walter P. Moore, Jr. Faculty Achievement Award.

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  • Volunteering for MLK Day of Service on January 19

    January 10, 2019 | City College

    This year, students from The City College of New York are volunteering on Saturday, January 19 for the annual MLK Day of Service in partnership with the Division of Student Life and Leadership Development and Student Leadership & Campus Life at Guttman Community College. Students dedicate the day to doing acts of service. This year, […]

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  • Noted physicist Tony Liss is City College of New York Provost

    January 9, 2019 | City College

    Dr. Tony Liss, an internationally known physicist with research experience at the world’s highest energy accelerators, is The City College of New York’s new provost, CCNY President Vincent Boudreau announced. Liss had served as interim provost and senior vice president for academic affairs since March 2018.

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  • Alfano book breaks down non-invasive optical spectroscopic methods

    January 4, 2019 | City College

    When it comes to the application of light and photonics technologies to the study of biological, biomedical and condensed matter systems, few have charted the path better than Robert R. Alfano, Distinguished Professor of Science and Engineering at The City College of New York. The pioneering researcher and inventor is co-editor of the text “Neurophotonics and Biomedical Spectroscopy,” published by Elsevier of Oxford, England.

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  • Third cohort of CCNY students qualify for Stanford global fellowship program

    January 2, 2019 | City College

    The third cohort of City College of New York undergraduate students are named University Innovation Fellows by the Stanford program. They are among 358 students from 96 higher education institutions in 16 countries that become agents of change by ensuring that their peers gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to compete in the economy of the future and make a positive impact on the world.

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  • CCNY duo wins Gilman International Scholarships

    December 21, 2018 | City College

    Winter break for City College of New York undergraduates Seher Ali and Oneika Pryce this time around means three weeks in Jordan and Senegal, respectively, as Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholars. The two students are recipients of the competitive national award that provides support for overseas travel and research.

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  • CCNY biomedical engineer receives NIH and TRISH grants for brain research

    December 20, 2018 | City College

    The City College of New York’s biomedical engineering professor Jacek Dmochowski uses ultrasound and lasers to stimulate the brain treating mental disorders as well as physical and mental wellness during deep space exploration missions. His research just got a boost from the National Institutes of Health’s Brain Research Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative and the Translational Research Institute for Space Health, in partnership with NASA.

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  • CCNY visiting poet Nicole Sealey wins Hodder Fellowship

    December 17, 2018 | City College

    Award-winning poet and author Nicole Sealey is adding another accolade to her numerous honors. The Doris Lippman Visiting Poet in The City College of New York’s MFA in Creative Writing Program is one of five winners internationally of 2019-2020 Hodder fellowships.

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  • Historian Laurie Woodard is CCNY’s latest NEH award winner

    December 14, 2018 | City College

    City College of New York historian Laurie Woodard is the recipient of a 2018 National Endowment for the Humanities faculty award for her book project on famed actress and civil rights activist Fredi Washington’s role in the Harlem Renaissance. Woodard’s award is among 13 nationwide to support advanced research in the humanities by teachers at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, and Tribal Colleges and Universities.

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