• CWE Professor Seamus Scanlon collaborates with Academy Award winner

    September 29, 2017 | City College

    “The Long Wet Grass,” the film adaptation of City College of New York librarian Seamus Scanlon’s award-winning play of the same title, premieres Oct. 1 at Irish Screen America in Manhattan. It features an original music score by Academy Award winner Marketa Irglova.

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  • CCNY Spitzer students receive Castagna Scholarship for study abroad

    September 28, 2017 | City College

    Two architecture students, from the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture at The City College of New York, are studying in Barcelona, Spain this fall. Renowned for its unique and historical architecture, these students are taking in all Barcelona has to offer on Castagna Architectural Scholarships. Since its inception in 2016, the scholarship has […]

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  • HS for Media & Communications standouts win CCNY scholarships

    September 26, 2017 | City College

    Melissa Olivar and Angel Herrera, both summer graduates from the High School for Media and Communications in Washington Heights with immigrant roots, are the latest President’s Community Scholars at The City College of New York.

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  • Fourth CCNY Sternberg Lecture looks at “Democratizing the Outdoors”

    September 25, 2017 | City College

    The fourth annual Sternberg Family Lecture at The City College of New York on Monday, Oct. 2, presents a conversation between John D. Judge, president and CEO of the Appalachian Mountain Club and CCNY Interim President Vincent G. Boudreau. Hosted by the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership, their discussion is entitled “Democratizing the Outdoors: A Program for Wise Policy and Student Leadership” and starts at 4:30 p.m. in Shepard Hall, room 350.

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  • The City College of New York chosen as green college

    September 21, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York has been selected as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges according to The Princeton Review, which features City College in the 2017 edition of The Princeton Review Guide to 375 Green Colleges.

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  • Convergent evolution of mimetic butterflies confounds classification

    September 19, 2017 | City College

    David Lohman, associate professor of biology at The City College of New York’s Division of Science, is co-author of a landmark paper on butterflies “An illustrated checklist of the genus Elymnias Hübner, 1818 (Nymphalidae, Satyrinae).” Lohman and his colleagues from Taiwan and Indonesia revise the taxonomy of Asian palmflies in the genus Elymnias in light of a forthcoming study on the butterflies’ evolutionary history.

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  • NSF awards CCNY consortium $5.2 million to advance fluids research

    September 19, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York-based CUNY Energy Institute is the recipient of a five-year $5.2 million National Science Foundation PIRE grant for advanced research on complex fluids. It will fund the Institute’s “PIRE: Multi-scale, Multi-phase Phenomena in Complex Fluids for the Energy Industries” project that involves 11 international partner institutions from France, Germany and Norway.

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  • CCNY-led research team identifies new organelle in parasitic wasp venom

    September 15, 2017 | City College

    City College of New York biologist Shubha Govind and her research team have identified the composition of “virus-like particles” (VLPs) found in the venom of a wasp that is a parasite of fruit flies. Invisible to the eye, wasp VLPs suppress the flies’ immune responses by killing their blood cells.

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  • CCNY surges in 2018 U.S. News Best Regional Universities rankings

    September 13, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York remains among the top 100 Best Regional Universities in the North and a Top Public School in the North, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2018 rankings.

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  • CCNY announces consolidated department of Anthropology, Gender Studies and International Studies

    September 11, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York is proud to announce the merger of the Anthropology department with two programs, International Studies and Women’s Studies, into one integrated department within the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership.

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