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  • CSI Unveils Hall of Fame Class of 2014

    May 30, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    Preparing for its second installment, the College of Staten Island is unveiling its Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2014, and will celebrate the memories and accolades of seven deserving members in time for its inauguration ceremony this fall. The year’s chosen field will be honored on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at Staten Island’s Grand Oaks Country Club.

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  • [gallery] Seventh Annual Honors Convocation

    May 28, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    The College of Staten Island honored its top students at the Seventh Annual Honors Convocation at the Center of the Arts Springer Concert Hall. View the CSI Today Photo Gallery>View and download the event program>Elizabeth Krawczun, the CSI Class of 2014 Salutatorian and graduate from the Verrazano School Honors Program, was the student speaker at the event which also featured remarks by Vice President for Student Affairs Dr.

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  • [gallery] Verrazano School honors 34 grads, including CSI’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian

    May 26, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    The Verrazano School Honors Program at the College of Staten Island held its fourth annual Verrazano Senior with 34 graduates in the Class of 2014 representing 18 different majors. View the CSI Today Photo Gallery>Verrazano graduates include Blaze Fraser, the 2014 CSI Valedictorian, and Elizabeth Krawczun, the 2014 CSI Salutatorian.

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  • [video] Meet Blaze Fraser: 2014 Valedictorian and Commencement Speaker

    May 23, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    Blaze Fraser is graduating Summa Cum Laude with a 3.9 GPA from College of Staten Island’s Verrazano School Honors Program. While studying at CSI, he conducted undergraduate research under the supervision of Dr. William L’Amoreaux, director of the Imaging Facility. Blaze’s research is focused on taurine, an effective osmolyte in the body, and its physiological effects on different tissues.

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  • Meet Elizabeth Krawczun; 2014 Salutatorian and Honors Convocation Speaker

    May 23, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    Elizabeth Krawczun  is a Verrazano School student who will receive a Bachelor’s degree in Epidemiology. She has served as a volunteer at the South Beach Psychiatric Center and performed independent research, working on data collection within the infection control department.  In January 2013, she studied abroad through Brooklyn College in a global health program in rural India, and last January, she traveled through the Macaulay Honors College to the Dominican Republic to study health and water sustainability.

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  • TIME Magazine Ranks CSI 48th in Country

    May 19, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    Top U.S. colleges and universities were ranked in a TIME Magazine article that stemmed from a White House proposal to assess how well colleges and universities serve their students. To see how well the proposal would work, TIME used numbers from the U.S.

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  • [gallery] CSI Student-Athletes Earn Praise at Annual Awards Banquet

    May 15, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    The College of Staten Island athletics program celebrated another great year that was this evening, dishing out over 60 awards at its annual awards banquet held at La Greci’s Staaten in Staten Island, New York.  The annual event recognized the top performers and other distinguished award winners spanning CSI’s 14 intercollegiate programs.

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  • National Grid adds support, meets with Curtis High Schoolers

    May 7, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    The Chief Executive of National Grid from London, Steve Holliday, along with the New York President of National Grid, Ken Daly, and his leadership team, recently visited the campus of the College of Staten Island. After a reception in the office of CSI President William Fritz, the group was escorted on a brief tour of the College’s 204-acre park-like campus.

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  • “A student every teacher wishes to have” graduates after 10 year journey

    May 6, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    Elsa Garcia, a senior accounting major with the School of Business has traveled a long road to reach her commencement this May. In 1998 she arrived in the US from Chihuahua, Mexico, soon married, gave birth to two children, and then learned to speak English while being a full-time mom to toddlers.

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  • CUNY Board Appoints William Fritz President of College of Staten Island

    May 5, 2014 | College of Staten Island

    The Board of Trustees of The City University of New York today appointed Dr. William J. Fritz, an internationally renowned field geologist, as President of the College of Staten Island. Dr. Fritz has been serving as Interim President of the College since August 2012.

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