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  • CCNY Historian Beth Baron is CUNY Distinguished Professor

    August 22, 2017 | City College

    Historian and author Beth Baron is the latest CUNY Distinguished Professor at The City College of New York. She is the 15th current faculty member at CCNY to earn that distinction.

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  • City College researchers produce smart fabric to neutralize nerve gas

    August 16, 2017 | City College

    From the lab of City College of New York chemical engineer and Fulbright Scholar Teresa J. Bandosz comes a groundbreaking development with the potential to thwart chemical warfare agents: smart textiles with the ability to rapidly detect and neutralize nerve gas.

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  • CCNY’s Naresh Devineni receives DOE Early CAREER Award for outstanding research

    August 15, 2017 | City College

    Naresh Devineni, assistant professor in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering and NOAA CREST, is one of 59 recipients nationwide of 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Early CAREER awards. He’ll receive a five-year $750,000 grant for his proposal “Multi-scale Modeling of Extreme Events and Impact Information,” selected by the DOE Office of Science’s Biological and Environmental Research Program.

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  • CCNY’s Elgin Marbles casts on display at CUNY Graduate Center

    August 10, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York’s Frieze of the Parthenon casts, sometimes called the Elgin Marbles, are on display at The Graduate Center, CUNY. The casts were recently installed in The Graduate Center lobby and Mina Rees Library where they are visible to the public.

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  • Researchers link genes and motor skills development

    August 9, 2017 | City College

    Genes for many may be widely associated with determining certain traits and characteristics. Now a study co-led by John H. Martin of The CUNY School of Medicine at The City College of New York is demonstrating that they could also influence neural motor skills. This could lead to new insights in the treatment of motor skills impairments such as Cerebral Palsy.

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  • Princeton Review names CCNY one of the Best Colleges for sixth year

    July 31, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the school in the new 2018 edition of its college guide, “The Best 382 Colleges” (Penguin Random House/Princeton Review, $24.99, August 1, 2017).

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  • City College engineers produce long lasting, energy density battery

    July 31, 2017 | City College

    A new generation of manganese dioxide-zinc batteries with unprecedented cycle life and energy density is the latest innovation at The City College of New York-based CUNY Energy Institute. The discovery has made the common household battery suitable for large grid storage applications.

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  • CCNY physicists master unexplored electron property

    July 25, 2017 | City College

    While the charge and spin properties of electrons are widely utilized in modern day technologies such as transistors and memories, another aspect of the subatomic particle has long remained uncharted. This is the “valley” property which has potential for realizing a new class of technology termed “valleytronics” – similar to electronics (charge) and spintronics (spin). This property arises from the fact that the electrons in the crystal occupy different positions that are quantum mechanically distinct.

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  • CCNY hosts the ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, July 9-12

    July 7, 2017 | City College

    The 91st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium will take place on July 9-12 at The City College of New York. The conference is co-sponsored by the Grove School of Engineering and the Division of Science as well as 22 exhibitors and sponsors.

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  • Three CCNY Black Studies majors awarded Mellon Fellowships

    June 29, 2017 | City College

    Naajidah Correll, Bryan Guichardo and Nana Minder, from the Black Studies Program at The City College of New York, are 2017 Mellon Mays Fellows. The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program is the centerpiece of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s initiatives to increase diversity in the faculty ranks of institutions of higher learning.

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