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  • You don’t have to be crazy to see a psychologist at CCNY’s Mini-Medical School

    December 6, 2017 | City College

    It used to be that only those with serious mental health issues – or rich neurotic people – would see a psychologist. But today we know that while psychologists still treat serious mental disorders, they also help us cope with the daily stresses of life.

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  • CCNY’s Yingli Tian beats the odds to become IEEE Fellow

    December 5, 2017 | City College

    Four hundred thousand professionals are working across the globe to advance technology for humanity as members of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Each year, the organization elevates less than 1/10th of 1% of them to “Fellow”. Only 3% of that 1/10 of 1% are women. Yingli Tian, a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York is one of those women.

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  • Dr. Vincent Boudreau is 13th President of City College

    December 4, 2017 | City College

    Dr. Vincent Boudreau is the next president of The City College of New York, CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken announced today. Boudreau has served as Interim President of CCNY since November of 2016. Prior to that appointment, Boudreau was inaugural dean of the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College since 2013. He was […]

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  • Detroit book by CCNY’s Herb Boyd is NAACP award finalist

    November 29, 2017 | City College

    “Black Detroit – A People’s History of Self-Determination,” the 25th book by City College of New York adjunct professor Herb Boyd, is a finalist for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work in the nonfiction category. The winner will be announced Jan. 14 in Los Angeles.

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  • CCNY’s David Unger prepares new translation of Spanish-language classic

    November 22, 2017 | City College

    David Unger, director of The City College of New York’s Publishing Certificate Program and an award-winning author, saw his latest novel, “The Mastermind” translated into several major languages including Spanish, Arabic and Italian. Now Unger is tasked with re-translating “El Señor Presidente,” the most celebrated novel by Guatemalan Nobel laureate Miguel Ángel Asturias. The project is supported by a New York State Council on the Arts grant awarded to Unger and marks the 50th anniversary of Asturias’ Nobel Prize for Literature.

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  • Facebook partners with CCNY for web security course

    November 16, 2017 | City College

    Facebook is partnering with The City College of New York to launch a web security hybrid course—the first of its kind on campus. The company is donating $25,000 toward scholarships and educational expenses. Spearheaded on the CCNY campus by computer science major Chantelle Levy, Facebook chose her to be CCNY’s Facebook Ambassador.

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  • $500K boost for CCNY’s Zahn Center from Manhattan Borough President

    November 14, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York’s Zahn Innovation Center is the recipient of $500,000 in capital funds from the Manhattan Borough President’s Office. The award will enable the Center, a startup incubator, to dramatically improve its manufacturing offerings by adding short run manufacturing capabilities to the equipment in its MakerLab. The MakerLab is a rapid prototyping facility designed for student entrepreneurs and the hardware startup community. The new equipment and improvements will bring lasting impact to City College and Harlem community startups, both benefitting from the upgrade.

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  • Kowald Legacy Series at CCNY features poet Kimiko Hahn, Nov. 14

    November 10, 2017 | City College

    Poet Kimiko Hahn, award-winning author of nine books of verse, presents two readings in The City College of New York’s Rifkind Center, NAC room 6/316, on Nov. 14. “Craft Talk,” 2 – 3 p.m. and “Reading,” 5 – 6 p.m., to conclude this semester’s Kowald Legacy Series. Both are free and open to the public.

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  • Photonics interns advance

    November 10, 2017 | City College

    Most high school students spend their summer hanging out at the mall or chilling at the shore. But each year a handful of students from NYC high schools spend their break peering through fancy microscopes at The Institute for Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Lasers (IUSL) of the City University of New York at The City College of New York.

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  • CCNY’s Jennifer Morton wins inaugural national Israel Scheffler Prize

    November 10, 2017 | City College

    For her unique insights into student and teacher behavior, City College of New York philosophy professor Jennifer Morton is the winner of the American Philosophical Association’s inaugural Israel Scheffler Prize in Philosophy of Education.

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