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  • CCNY’s English Language Institute attracts international students

    September 30, 2016 | City College

    The English Language Institute at The City College of New York prepares international professionals and students for the challenges of American colleges. Students from up to 25 countries frequently journey to CCNY to study in the institute run by Continuing and Professional Studies.

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  • $4.27m grant boosts CCNY expert John Martin’s spinal cord injury research

    September 30, 2016 | City College

    For people with cervical spinal cord injuries, regaining hand function is the highest priority. Currently there are no effective treatments for people living with paralysis or profound weakness after SCI. A new $4.27 million grant to John Martin, medical professor at the CUNY School of Medicine at The City College of New York, from the New York State Department of Health is aimed at boosting research

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  • Wall Street Journal trumpets CCNY’s remarkable diversity

    September 29, 2016 | City College

    The City College of New York’s renowned diversity is once again a big hit in national college rankings – by The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education this time. Their 2016 rankings place City College at #2 for environment.

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  • Attorney Stuart Katz gifts $1 million to CCNY

    September 27, 2016 | City College

    Thanks to a $1 million gift from attorney and distinguished alumnus Stuart Z. Katz, The City College of New York is establishing a new endowed professorship in the Division of Humanities and the Arts. The gift will be administered by The City College Fund.

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  • Film graduate Yvonne Ng wins silver Academy Award medal

    September 23, 2016 | City College

    City College of New York M.F.A. in film graduate, Yvonne Ng, is the winner of this year’s Student Academy Awards® competition for her short film, “Cloud Kumo.”

    Ng won the silver medal in the Alternative Category at the 2016 awards ceremony at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Calif. She is the fourth Student Academy Award winner for the M.F.A. program in 10 years.

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  • City College Center for the Arts celebrates the Langston Hughes legacy

    September 22, 2016 | City College

    Nearly 50 years after his passing, Langston Hughes is still recognized as one of America’s greatest writers. He’s revered as a leader of the Harlem Renaissance and an innovator of jazz poetry. On October 7, City College Center for the Arts celebrates Hughes’ enduring legacy in the Harlem community and beyond with a dramatic reading and signing of “Letters from Langston: From the Harlem Renaissance to the Red Scare and Beyond,” the most recent book of Hughes’ correspondence. The event begins at 6:45 p.m. in CCNY’s Aaron Davis Hall. Click here for ticket information.

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  • Educator Beverly Falk highlights pre-k study in new documentary

    September 20, 2016 | City College

    Professor Beverly Falk, director of the Graduate Programs in Early Childhood Education, showcases “Walking Alongside the Learner: Curriculum in Yvonne’s Pre-K Classroom,” a short documentary about what high quality early learning looks like in early childhood education.

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  • CCNY students immerse in new arts internship program

    September 16, 2016 | City College

    Six City College of New York students intern at some of New York City’s finest arts and cultural institutions for 24 weeks throughout the academic year as part of CUNY Cultural Service Corps, a new paid internship program. The launch of this program promotes diversity within the city of New York’s cultural sector and will […]

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  • U.S. News ranks City College among Best Regional Universities for 2017

    September 13, 2016 | City College

    The City College of New York is among the top 100 Best Regional Universities in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report 2017 rankings. City College also continues to be one of the nation’s most ethnically diverse institutions, ranked #2 among regional universities in the north.

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  • Royal Society of Chemistry inducts CCNY’s Mahesh Lakshman

    September 13, 2016 | City College

    City College of New York Chemistry Professor Mahesh Lakshman is now a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, the world’s leading community of scientists in that field. His induction is part of the society’s long legacy of advancing excellence in the chemical sciences.

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