• Neurogeneticist Huda Zoghbi is Levine-de Beer speaker at CCNY, April 7

    March 21, 2016 | City College

    Dr. Huda Y. Zoghbi, a renowned neurogeneticist from Baylor College of Medicine, presents this year’s Louis Levine-Gabriella de Beer Lecture in Genetics at The City College of New York on Thursday, April 7. Her talk, “The Story of Rett Syndrome and the Insight it Provides into Neuropsychiatric Disorders” begins at 5 p.m. in The Great Hall. It is free and open to the public.

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  • Mayor’s Office, CCNY, CUNY re-launch Benchmarking Help Center

    March 18, 2016 | City College

    The Mayor’s Office of Sustainability (MOS) is partnering with the CUNY Building Performance Lab, an initiative of The City College of New York-based CUNY Institute for Urban Systems, to re-launch the NYC Benchmarking Help Center.

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  • Sternberg lecture at CCNY discusses challenges of disconnected Latino youth

    March 16, 2016 | City College

    The third annual Sternberg Family Lecture at The City College of New York on Wednesday, March 30, presents a discussion by three experts entitled “A disrupted Foundation: Employment, School Retention, and Social Ties among Disconnected Latino Youth.” Hosted by the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership, the lecture starts at 4:30 p.m. in City College’s Great Hall.

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  • As Mexican Families Leave U.S. for Home, Film Focuses on the Children

    March 15, 2016 | City College

    A new documentary by City College professor Tatyana Kleyn explores the alienation and disruption that results when children who have spent all or most of their lives in the U.S. move with their families to Mexico.

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  • CCNY research team in molecular breakthrough

    March 14, 2016 | City College

    Reducing a barrier that generally hinders the easy generation of new molecules, a team led by City College of New York chemist Mahesh K. Lakshman has devised a method to cleave generally inert bonds to allow the formation of new ones. The study is the cover story in the journal ACS Catalysis published by the American Chemical Society.

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  • CCNY’s Václav Paris receives NEH award for book research

    March 11, 2016 | City College

    Thanks to a 2016 National Endowment for the Humanities award, Václav Paris, assistant professor of English at The City College of New York, is spending this semester working on a book on early 20th-century modernist prose.

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  • $500K grant to CCNY educator Beverly Falk for pre-K study

    March 9, 2016 | City College

    City College of New York educator Dr. Beverly Falk is the recipient of a $475,000 grant from the Foundation for Child Development for a study aimed at benefitting pre-K children from high-need and diverse communities.

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  • Pioneering CCNY physicist Robert Alfano receives top honor

    March 7, 2016 | City College

    Dr. Robert R. Alfano, a pioneer in ultrafast optical science and engineering, is the 2016 recipient of the Optical Society of America’s Michael S. Feld Biophotonics Award. The award recognizes individuals for their innovative and influential contributions to the field of biophotonics.

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  • Melissa Julien wins national advertising fellowship

    March 4, 2016 | City College

    Melissa Julien is the latest member of The City College of New York’s Branding + Integrated Communications program selected for the 4A’s elite Multicultural Advertising Internship Program. As a MAIP Fellow, she will intern this summer at DigitasLBi, a global marketing and technology agency.

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  • CCNY presents “James Baldwin’s America”

    March 2, 2016 | City College

    “James Baldwin’s America,” is the title of a reading and discussion series at The City College of New York in March, celebrates the work of the renowned writer and Harlem native.

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