• CCNY Engineering and computer science students compete in NYC hackathon

    June 1, 2017 | City College

    Teams Good Bot and SignThis, comprising engineering and computer science students from The City College of New York, collaborated on creative coding challenges in a 24-hour coding sprint in the Spring 2017 hackNY Student Hackathon. Team Good Bot received the Hack Harassment Prize, which is the Major League Hacking’s themed prize against online harassment.

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  • CCNY Launches New Master’s Program Track in Dominican Studies

    May 30, 2017 | City College

    The City College of the City University of New York (CCNY) is pleased to announce a new program, the Dominican Studies Track in the Master in the Study of the Americas Program in the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education. The program is the first of its kind in the nation, and will welcome its first students in the Fall of 2017.

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  • Class of 2017 shines at CCNY

    May 26, 2017 | City College

    Annika Lüdke, a graduate of the Master’s Program in International Relations from the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership, is one of the many outstanding members of the Class of 2017. After a stint as an au pair in the United States and an introduction to intercultural communications at a community college, Lüdke knew that small town life in Germany was not for her. So she made her way to The City College of New York.

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  • CCNY-UTEP partner to produce next generation Latino professors

    May 25, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York is partnering with the University of Texas at El Paso to educate the next generation of Hispanic professors in environmental sciences and engineering. Entitled “Collaborative Research: The Hispanic AGEP Alliance for the Environmental Science and Engineering Professoriate,” the five-year project is funded by a $3.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation. It begins July 1, 2017.

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  • CCNY BIC trio wins LAGRANT Foundation national scholarships

    May 23, 2017 | City College

    Charisse Holder, Sean Feol-Baugh and Erica Lopez, all from The City College of New York’s Masters in Branding + Integrated Communications (BIC) program, are recipients of 2017 LAGRANT Foundation scholarships. The scholarships support students from ethnically diverse backgrounds pursuing careers in advertising, marketing and public relations. Twenty graduate students nationally have been honored by the Los Angeles-based LAGRANT Foundation (TLF).

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  • Experts explain origins of topographic relief on Earth, Mars and Titan

    May 19, 2017 | City College

    The surfaces of Earth, Mars, and Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, have all been scoured by rivers. Yet despite this similarity and the amazingly Earth-like landscapes of Titan complete with valleys, lakes, and mountains, researchers led by City College of New York geologist Benjamin Black report new evidence that the origins of the topography there and on Mars are different from on Earth.

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  • City College announces 2017 commencement speaker

    May 18, 2017 | City College

    Vivek Tiwary, the Tony Award-winning Broadway producer and New York Times best-selling author, is the guest speaker at The City College of New York’s 171st Commencement Exercises on Friday, June 2. The ceremony starts at 9 a.m. on CCNY’s South Campus Great Lawn, 135th St. and Convent Ave., Manhattan.

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  • CCNY’s BIC team wins Gold Pencil again at One Show

    May 18, 2017 | City College

    For the second year in a row, a team from City College of New York’s Master’s Program in Branding + Integrated Communications (BIC) is a GOLD Pencil Winner at The ONE Show’s 2017 Young Ones Competition, one of the most prestigious student advertising, interactive and design competitions in the industry. Enmanuel Vargas, Yulia Lesnichaya, Surabhi Govindarajan and Tung-Han Lin won for their partnership proposal “VIDEALL.”

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  • CCNY Grad Rausan Borujerdi wins top foreign service fellowship

    May 17, 2017 | City College

    Rausan Borujerdi, a 2016 graduate of the Macaulay Honors College at The City College of New York, is the recipient of a Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship. The political science major is one of 20 stellar graduates nationwide selected for the program, which prepares candidates to become members of the U.S. Foreign Service.

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  • CCNY-led team breaks down social networking behavior

    May 16, 2017 | City College

    New big-data analytics by a City College of New York-led team suggests that both an individual’s economic status and how they are likely to react to issues and policies can be inferred by their position in social networks. The study could be useful in maximizing the effects of large-scale economic stimulus policies.

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