• Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD) at Hostos receives $150,000 Grant from Capital One Foundation

    January 4, 2019 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

    On November 30, Hostos Community College’s Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD) received its third consecutive $150,000 grant award from the Capital One Foundation for its multi-year grant initiative – the Community College Workforce Development (CCWD) Cohort. Capital One’s CCWD Cohort is a consortium of community colleges from Virginia, Maryland, Louisiana, Texas, and […]

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  • $91K Grant Will Advance Cyber Security Education at Hostos

    December 28, 2018 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

    Hostos Community College was recently awarded a $91,600 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help advance the college’s ability to offer cyber security education to underrepresented groups in the computer science and information security fields. The grant will be applied toward Hostos’ Cyber Security Education Opportunity Program (CSEOP) and address the College’s need […]

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    August 16, 2018 | Hostos Community College

    A new free program being offered at Hostos Community College will put young adults into healthcare jobs quickly, thanks to a training partnership with the Department of Small Business Services and the New York Alliance for Careers in Healthcare. Aimed at young adults between the ages of 18-24, the Medical Assistants for Modern Healthcare Delivery […]

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  • Hostos Partners With Building Skills New York and New York Building Foundation to Help More City Residents Access Construction Training

    August 15, 2018 | Hostos Community College

    Funding provided by the New York Building Foundation will enable participants in Building Skills New York (BSNY) to receive additional construction safety training provided by Hostos Community College. This additional workforce training programming will help BSNY further expand its ongoing efforts to bring much-needed employment opportunities to unemployed and underemployed workers in local communities across […]

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  • Hostos Alumnus Travels to South Africa to Help Launch Prison-to-College Pipeline Program

    July 25, 2018 | Hostos Community College

    Devon Simmons, the first graduate of the Prison-to-College Pipeline program in America, traveled to South Africa this month to help launch the program there. Simmons earned his associate degree from Hostos Community College in 2016 and graduated summa cum laude from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in May. Learn more about Simmons and the […]

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  • Exhibit at Hostos Featuring Work of Female Bronx Photographers Featured on News 12

    July 16, 2018 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

    “Through A Feminine Lens” is a Bronx-based photography and mixed media exhibit that explores motherhood, immigrant perspectives, equity and race. It is co-curated by Juanita Lanzo and Kimberly Rose and will be on display at the Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos through Aug. 8. Watch News 12 Bronx’s coverage of the exhibit here:

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  • Hostos Mourns the Loss of First President, Dr. Nasry Michelen

    July 10, 2018 | Hostos Community College

    Dr. Nasry Michelen, the first President of Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, passed away on July 3, 2018. He served as College President from 1969-1971. His passing is a great loss to the Hostos community. A man of incredible integrity, vision and compassion, Dr. Michelen named the College after the great Eugenio María de […]

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  • Hostos Sending Students to Help Rebuild Puerto Rico

    July 3, 2018 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

    With Puerto Rico close to their hearts, five Hostos students have joined the CUNY Service Corps. Their mission: To volunteer for two weeks on the island as part of the NY Stands with Puerto Rico Recovery and Rebuilding Initiative. The students include Gabriela Castillo, Alex Gutiérrez, Mya Hiraldo, Karla Ignacio, and Teresa Rivera. While some […]

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  • Hostos Gears Up for 50th Anniversary Commencement

    May 17, 2018 | Hostos Community College, Uncategorized

      Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of The City University of New York will celebrate the achievements of 709 graduates at its 48th Commencement, to be held on Thursday, May 31, at New York City Center. In total, the College celebrated close to 1,300  students in two ceremonies this year–its most ever. Hostos is also […]

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    April 26, 2018 | Hostos Community College

    Highly-Selective Program Expanding Talent Pipeline Amid Looming Shortage of Community College Presidents  Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of The City University of New York is proud to announce that Provost Dr. Christine Mangino has been awarded the prestigious Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence, a leadership program aimed at preparing the next generation […]

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