• Six CCNY students win national recognition for biomedical research

    December 9, 2016 | City College

    Six City College of New York participants were winners at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students in Tampa, Fla. Each received awards in the poster presentation category.

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  • City College is America’s #1 Military Friendly School

    December 8, 2016 | City College

    The City College of New York is the #1 Military Friendly School among public universities with more than 10,000 students. This is according to Victory Media, which awarded City College its Top 10 Gold award for 2017.

    The honor is based on public information gathered from a Military Friendly® survey and personal data from CCNY veteran students about how they feel about the college.

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  • CCNY’s Marom Bikson receives more than $4M for brain research

    December 6, 2016 | City College

    Biomedical engineer Marom Bikson’s internationally recognized contributions in medical device innovation include research on noninvasive electrical brain stimulation to treat brain disorders such as depression, chronic pain, and stroke. The City College of New York professor is now the recipient of a $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health aimed at revolutionizing the treatment of brain diseases using brain stimulation that is personalized to each patient. Eighteen medical centers around the country and Google are also partners in this research.

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  • International students triumph in visual arts contests

    December 2, 2016 | City College

    One is a dreamlike film sequence about journeying from poverty in Mexico to a City College of New York classroom. The other is a stunning campus photo. Both earned CCNY undergraduates Mariana Osorio (art and music) and Suha Sultan (biomedical engineering) top prizes in two international competitions.

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  • CCNY-based DSI launches unique site on early Blacks in the Americas

    December 1, 2016 | City College

    The first digital platform in academia presenting a comprehensive history of the Americas’ earliest African inhabitants is now live. “First Blacks in the Americas/Los Primeros Negros en las Américas,” a bilingual archival resource in English and Spanish, is the product of The City College of New York- based CUNY Dominican Studies Institute.

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  • CCNY Presidential search begins

    November 28, 2016 | City College

    Since its founding in 1847 as the Free Academy, The City College of New York has provided a world-class higher education to an increasingly diverse student body–serving as one of the single most important avenues to upward mobility in the nation. Access to excellence remains the vision of the College today. City College is the founding institution of The City University of New York and the first public urban institution of higher education in the United States.

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  • CCNY’s Md Kabir wins national medical student oral presentation award

    November 22, 2016 | City College

    City College of New York Biochemistry major Md Shamiul Kabir is this year’s best oral presentation winner among premedical and medical students at the Student National Medical Association’s Region IX Research Education Conference.

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  • CCNY chemical engineer Ilona Kretzschmar receives top AAAS honor

    November 21, 2016 | City College

    Ilona Kretzschmar, deputy chair of chemical engineering in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering, is one 2016’s new American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellows. Dating back to 1874, the honor is bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers because of their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.

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  • CCNY participates in Giving Tuesday on November 29

    November 18, 2016 | City College

    The City College of New York is joining the global day of giving with #CCNYGives, a 24-hour campaign to raise funds in support of student scholarships. On Tuesday, November 29, every $5,000 raised will provide a student with a scholarship for one year.

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  • CCNY lecturer receives $70K grant to develop standards curricula

    November 15, 2016 | City College

    Angelo Lampousis, lecturer in City College of New York’s Division of Science, is the recipient of a $70,000 grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to support standards education in undergraduate and graduate curricula.

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