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  • CCNY Receives $6 Million NIH Grant To Fund Development Research By Nine Professors

    April 25, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 25, 2007 — The City College of New York (CCNY) has been awarded a four-year, $6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for continued participation in the Institute of General Medical Sciences’ SCORE program. The award is the second renewal for CCNY, which received its first SCORE grant in […]

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  • CCNY Hosts Major Conference To Promote Minority Participation In Science, Engineering And Mathematics

    April 19, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 18, 2007 — The City College of New York (CCNY) will host the 10th Annual Urban University Conference, April 27- 28. Over 700 students, mentors, and research scholars, mainly from metropolitan New York, are expected to attend the event, which aims to increase participation of underrepresented groups in Science, Technology, Engineering and […]

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  • CCNY STUDENT BUSINESS TO HELP HARLEM GO GREEN

    April 19, 2007 | City College

    — Greenproofing Blends Entrepreneurship, Environmentalism in Green Roof Consulting Venture to Assist Neighborhood Property Owners — NEW YORK, April 18, 2007 — A group of students at The City College of New York (CCNY) are learning entrepreneurship and environmentalism by building a business to help Harlem residents and property owners retrofit buildings with green roofs. […]

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  • CCNY Extends Model U.N. Dominance To Fourth Year

    April 17, 2007 | City College

    New York, April 17, 2007 — For the fourth year running, The City College of New York (CCNY) won top honors at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) Conference held at the United Nations and the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers in Manhattan. City College was one of 17 institutions to receive an “Outstanding […]

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  • CCNY PHYSICIST HERNÁN MAKSE RECEIVES $680,000 NSF GRANT TO STUDY ‘DYNAMICS OF SOCIAL NETWORKS’

    April 12, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 12, 2007 — A physicist at The City College of New York (CCNY) contends that the principals used to explain the organization of complex networks in matter can also be used to study the organization of social networks. CCNY Associate Professor Hernán Makse was recently awarded a three-year $680,000 grant from the […]

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  • EDUCATION CONFERENCE SATURDAY, MAY 5

    April 11, 2007 | City College

    — Event to Focus on Autism, ADHD & Inclusion — NEW YORK, April 11, 2007— Education Update and The City College of New York (CCNY) School of Education will present New York’s first city-wide Special Education Conference Saturday, May 5, on the CCNY campus. The event, for teachers, administrators, parents and students, details new research, […]

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  • CCNY’s 35th Annual Spring Poetry Festival —The Woodstock of the Spoken Word — to Take Place May 18

    April 9, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 9, 2007— The 35th Annual City College Spring Poetry Festival, an all-day, all-verse event that has become New York’s longest-running, most established and democratic poetry celebration, will take place 9:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 18, in Theater B of Aaron Davis Hall, on the campus of The City College of […]

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  • OCTAVIO WARNOCK-GRAHAM’S ‘SILENCES’ ROARS AT STUDENT EMMY’S; CCNY FILM GRAD EARNS HAT TRICK WITH THREE PRIZES

    April 9, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 9, 2007 — “Silences,” the award-winning M.F.A. thesis film by 2006 City College graduate Octavio Warnock-Graham, won an unprecedented three awards at the student Emmy’s in North Hollywood last weekend. The 20-minute short about Mr. Warnock-Graham’s search for his racial identity, won for Best Documentary, Best Director and received The Seymour H. […]

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  • CCNY JEWISH STUDIES MAJORS ACCOMPANY HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR FOR RETURN TO POLAND, REUNION WITH PROTECTORS’ DAUGHTER

    April 9, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, April 9, 2007 — A group of Jewish Studies majors at The City College of New York (CCNY) will witness history come alive this month when they accompany a Holocaust survivor who is returning to Poland for the first time since World War II. The woman, Paula Moskowitz, will have a reunion there […]

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  • TWO CCNY UNDERGRADS NAMED 2007 GOLDWATER SCHOLARS

    March 28, 2007 | City College

    NEW YORK, March 28, 2007 — David L.V. Bauer and Itamar M. Belisha, students at The City College of New York (CCNY), have been selected as 2007 Goldwater Scholars by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation. The Goldwater Scholarship, which is federally funded, is America’s premiere award for undergraduates majoring in […]

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