Community College News

International Cinematographers Guild Host Diversity and Outreach Workshop for CUNY Students at Kingsborough Community College

March 22, 2017 | Kingsborough Community College

IATSE New York Production Locals Showcase trades and crafts March 21, 2017, | Brooklyn, NY: Kingsborough Community College (KCC), in partnership with the International Cinematographers (ICD), hosted a Diversity & Outreach Workshop at the College on March 18. Students had the chance to participate in a panel discussion with the union and guild representatives about […]

Hostos Women Wrap Up Historic Season

March 21, 2017 | Hostos Community College

The Hostos women’s basketball team wrapped up its historic season this weekend, finishing 5th in the nation at the National Junior College Athletic Association Tournament.

Documentary about Gentrification/Housing Segregation, Featuring LaGuardia Theater Students, to be showcased at 2017 Queens World Film Festival on Friday, March 17, 2017

March 16, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

Long Island City, NY (March 16, 2017)—“Raisin/Rosedale,” a unique documentary film produced by LaGuardia Community College exploring the history of racial issues throughout the U.S., has been selected for the 2017 Queens World Film Festival, where it will be shown this Friday, March 17th at 6:30 p.m. The film elegantly weaves together a historical account […]

Dr. Gail O. Mellow, President Of LaGuardia Community College, Wins 2017 TIAA Institute Hesburgh Award

March 15, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

Dr. Gail O. Mellow, President Of LaGuardia Community College, Wins 2017 TIAA Institute Hesburgh Award Presented at American Council on Education’s 99th Annual Meeting LaGuardia Community College President Dr. Gail O. Mellow with Lynn Gangone, Vice President, American Council on Education; Molly Corbett Broad, President, American Council on Education; Doug Chittenden, President, TIAA Institute WASHINGTON […]

President Reports on Equity and Student Success Initiatives

March 8, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

  Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) President Antonio Pérez presented the annual State of the College address to the College community on March 7 in Theatre 2 at BMCC’s 199 Chambers Street campus. A PowerPoint presentation of infographics and photographs highlighted the President’s three themes: “our unrelenting commitment to enhancing student success, our commitment […]

March Madness Hits Hostos

March 7, 2017 | Hostos Community College

March Madness reached a whole new level when the women’s basketball team won its 25th straight game, after beating Borough of Manhattan Community College, 69-52, in the NJCAA Region XV title game on March 5. The victory earned the women’s team the first regional title in school history.

Holistic Program Helps Hostos Students Break Barriers

March 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Scholarships can help college students pay for expenses, but they can also expose a person to so much more outside the classroom.

Major exhibition opens at the Kingsborough Art Museum (KAM)

March 2, 2017 | Kingsborough Community College

Major exhibition opens at the Kingsborough Art Museum (KAM), featuring works by such artists as Alex Katz and Lois Dodd.

BMCC Delegation Meets with Elected Officials

March 2, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

(L-R): Kevin Zambranov, Lisibeth Payana, Jason Silva, Melissa Aponte and Douglas Israel   On February 28, three Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) students — Lisibeth Payano, a senator in the Student Government Association (SGA); Jason Silva, SGA President, and Kevin Zambranov, a Liberal Arts major — took a trip to Albany to meet with […]

BMCC Offers Gender and Women’s Studies Major

March 2, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) will begin offering in Fall 2017, a new Associate in Arts degree program in Gender and Women’s Studies. Graduates of the program will be on track to transfer to the Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY, and the Bachelor of Arts […]

BMCC Introduces Annual Speaker Series: Business Leaders on Campus

March 2, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

The BMCC Community (faculty, staff and students) is invited to attend the first annual Business Leaders on Campus program on Wednesday, March 15 at 2:00 p.m. In the Fiterman Hall Conference Center (13th floor). The event is hosted by BMCC’s Business Management Department and is designed to revamp its extensive alumni network, build new relationship […]

Hostos Women’s Basketball Team Marches On

March 2, 2017 | Hostos Community College

March Madness has descended on Hostos Community College.

Hostos Story Earns Gold

March 2, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Hostos’ Division of Institutional Advancement received two Gold Awards for its 2014-15 Annual Report: “Impact” at both the 32nd Annual Educational Advertising Awards and the 2016 Collegiate Advertising Awards.

Scholarship Created To Honor Memory Of Ramón J. Jiménez

March 2, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Ramón J. Jiménez, Esq., was a great supporter of Hostos Community College, ever since the doors of the institution were open nearly 50 years ago. Sadly, Professor Jiménez passed away in May of 2016, but his contributions to the College and South Bronx community will never be forgotten.

Two KCC students to serve on PTK All-State Community College Academic Team

March 2, 2017 | Kingsborough Community College

Two Kingsborough Community College students were recognized in Albany today for qualifying to serve on Phi Theta Kappa’s All-State Community College Academic Team.

KCC and NY Waterway Co-host NYC Coast Guard Meeting

March 1, 2017 | Kingsborough Community College

Brooklyn, NY – March 1, 2017: Kingsborough Community College partnered with NY Waterway to host a meeting of the Coast Guard and businesses representing over 100 passenger carrier vessels. These businesses are the prime source of employment for growing fields in maritime and culinary arts.  

Women’s Herstory Month Opens With a Conference, March 2

February 27, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Women’s Herstory Month kicked off at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) with a conference, “Women Leading & Women Rising,” on Thursday, March 2 in Richard Harris Terrace and other locations throughout BMCC’s main campus at 199 Chambers Street. For locations, times and other details on the March 2 conference program, click HERE. For details […]

State of the College Address Set for March 7

February 27, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) President Antonio Pérez will present his annual State of the College address to the college community on March 7, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in Theatre 2 on the college’s main campus, 199 Chambers Street. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend and learn about BMCC’s milestones […]

BMCC Preparing New Generation of Healthcare Professionals

February 23, 2017 | Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) is taking innovative steps to help meet explosive job growth in New York’s health care sector by overhauling courses in both the Allied Health Sciences and Health Education Departments. Two medical coding courses, both taught within the Health Information Technology (HIT) program of the Allied Health Sciences Department, have […]

LaGuardia Goes Back-To-Back; Knocks Off BMCC for 2nd Straight Title

February 21, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

Long Island City, NY (February 17, 2017)—LaGuardia and BMCC put on a show Friday night at Borough of Manhattan Community College in a rematch of last year’s CUNYAC/Army ROTC Community College Men’s Basketball Championship. These two evenly matched teams gave us another classic as the LaGuardia Red Hawks took down the BMCC Panthers by the […]