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  • CCNY leads four-nation NSF-funded complex fluids project

    January 10, 2018 | City College

    A five-year research project on complex fluids with potential for transformative scientific discoveries in industries from petro-chemical to cosmetics is underway at The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering.  Funded by a $5.2 million National Science Foundation grant, the initiative includes 11 partner institutions in France, Germany and Norway. Possible outcomes of […]

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  • A woman’s place is in the lab: CCNY joins Columbia & Barnard to cohost conference for undergraduate women in physics

    January 10, 2018 | City College

    On Jan 12-14, The City College of New York, Columbia University, and Barnard College will join together for a common purpose: advancing women in Physics. The three institutions will co-present the 2018 Conference for Undergrad Women in Physics (CUWiP) in the NYC region. For most student attendees, it will be their first opportunity to experience a professional conference, get information about graduate school and professions in physics, and access to other women in physics of all ages with whom they can share experiences, advice, and ideas.

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  • Historian Mike Wallace discusses “Greater Gotham” at CWE

    January 9, 2018 | City College

    Historian Mike Wallace returns to The City College of New York’s Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education on Feb. 7 to discuss his new book “Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919.” His talk begins at 6:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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  • CCNY Mini-Medical School wants to know what’s on your plate

    January 5, 2018 | City College

    You are what you eat. But there are many conflicting opinions about what should be on your plate.

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  • CCNY engineers partner DRPILLA and Mayor’s Office in wind research study

    January 5, 2018 | City College

    Funded by a $563,000 grant from the New York City Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resilience, City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering is helping study the effects of hurricane strength winds on certain buildings under various climate change scenarios. Its partners include the structural engineering firm DRPILLA and the New York City Department of Buildings.

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  • NSF grant enhances CCNY’s Hispanic-Serving/STEM thrust

    January 3, 2018 | City College

    With a Latino student population comprising nearly a third of its more than 16,000 enrollment, The City College of New York’s designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution is receiving another boost from the National Science Foundation in 2018. City College is a recipient of the first NSF grant designed to enhance undergraduate education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at HSIs.

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  • Project at CCNY helps assemble complex molecules

    December 21, 2017 | City College

    Nucleosides are fundamental building blocks of genetic material which makes them attractive for a number of biologically relevant applications and as potential pharmaceuticals. At The City College of New York, scientists are developing facile methods for modifying nucleoside structures to make chemical processes more efficient.

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  • Victory Media ranks CCNY #6 military friendly school in the US

    December 20, 2017 | City College

    The City College of New York is ranked #6 in the nation by Victory Media in its 2018 Military Friendly® Schools survey. CCNY’s ranking is in the “large public” category.

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  • Timely CCNY research on barriers for male victims of sexual violence

    December 20, 2017 | City College

    As the #metoo conversation continues, another group of victims is being recognized: men. A recently published paper in the American Journal of Men’s Health shows that some men who have experienced sexual violence are hesitant to speak out or seek help.

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  • “Five Artists + Architecture” show at CCNY Spitzer School of Architecture

    December 18, 2017 | City College

    The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture at the City College of New York is celebrating the work of faculty artists in an exhibition of five distinct and inspired points of view that illustrate the dynamic relationship between art and architecture.

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