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  • Academic Architecture at CCNY: The Post Legacy

    May 10, 2017 | City College

    “Adspice” – look to the Past. “Respice” – look to the Present. “Prospice” – look to the Future. The motto of the great seal of The City College of New York comes to life in a stroll down the Lincoln corridor in Shepard Hall, where the City College Archives presents a never-before assembled visual history of CCNY, from our origins on 23rd Street to the magnificent new advanced research buildings that opened on our campus in 2015.

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  • CCNY, TechnoVax translational research leads to potential Zika virus vaccine

    May 10, 2017 | City College

    Preclinical results of research by City College of New York scientists and TechnoVax, Inc. in animal models demonstrate favorable outcomes in developing a vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus. The results were announced by Tarrytown, New York-based TechnoVax, a biotechnology developer of novel vaccines whose proprietary virus-like particle (VLP) is the center of the research.

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  • Internet pioneer, star journalist, education reformer top CCNY commencement honors

    May 8, 2017 | City College

    Robert E. Kahn, ’60, a “father of the Internet,” award-winning TV reporter David Diaz, ’65, and noted education reformer Deborah Meier will receive honorary degrees at The City College of New York’s 171st Commencement Exercises, June 2. The awards are in recognition of their professional accomplishments.

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  • CCNY celebrates Egungun masquerade festival

    May 5, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York’s Black Studies Program presents Celebrating the Ancestors: EGUNGUN in the Afro-Atlantic World on May 11, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., at Aaron Davis Hall. The festival celebrates Yoruba people from Nigeria and across the African Diaspora.

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  • CCNY Sophomores receive 2017 Jeannette K. Watson Fellowships

    May 5, 2017 | City College

    Sophomores David Dam and Junior Duplessis are 2017 Jeannette K. Watson Fellows at The City College of New York. The Watson Fellowship program provides summer internships, professional development opportunities and mentoring for outstanding undergraduate students from select New York City colleges and universities.

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  • $150K in awards to CCNY startups in Zahn competition

    May 5, 2017 | City College

    Student startups pitching innovations from a device that gauges the movement of people with neurological diseases to a “computer garden” are among the grand prize winners in the Zahn Innovation Center’s 2017 venture competition at The City College of New York. The budding inventor/entrepreneurs earned $150K in prizes to use towards their businesses.

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  • CCNY physicists demonstrate photonic hypercrystals for control of light-matter interaction

    May 5, 2017 | City College

    Control of light-matter interaction is central to fundamental phenomena and technologies such as photosynthesis, lasers, LEDs and solar cells. City College of New York researchers have now demonstrated a new class of artificial media called photonic hypercrystals that can control light-matter interaction in unprecedented ways.

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  • Oriol Brull Named 2017 Art Stevens PRSA N.Y./CCNY Scholar

    May 4, 2017 | City College

    Oriol Brull, a student in the Advertising/Public Relations Program at The City College of New York, has been named the 2017 Art Stevens PRSA-NY/ CCNY Scholar for Excellence in Public Relations. He will receive a $5,000 scholarship for his continued study at CCNY during his senior year. This year marks the 10th year that Art Stevens has funded this scholarship to support rising talent.

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  • CCNY English Professor Pamela Laskin talks politics and literature

    May 3, 2017 | City College

    City College of New York English Professor Pamela Laskin presents “Politics and Social Issues in Young Adult Literature,” as part of the Conversations in Engaged Scholarship series. The presentation is Thursday, May 4, 4 – 5:30 p.m. in CCNY’s Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture’s Sciame Auditorium.

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  • Dr. Lonnie Smith headlines CUNY Jazz Festival at CCNY

    April 28, 2017 | City College

    Hammond organ guru Dr. Lonnie Smith plays two concerts at the CUNY Jazz Festival May 4 -5 at The City College Center for the Arts. The two-day festival includes free master classes with saxophonist Jon Gordon and vocalist René Marie, and performances by student ensembles from CUNY schools.

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