• Tenth Winter Commencement Held at Hostos Community College

    January 16, 2008 | Hostos Community College

    The 2008 Winter Commencement Exercise at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College was held on the evening of January 16, 2008, with New York State Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (85th District) as the guest speaker. Assemblyman Diaz addressed a graduating class of 232 students who received A.A., A.S., and A.A.S. degrees in a variety of […]

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  • Hostos Community College selected to receive grant to implement innovative greenhouse project

    December 26, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    The Bronx Initiative for Energy and the Environment (BIEE), a program established by Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion, Jr., and the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (BOEDC) to promote the implementation of environmental technologies and energy-saving measures, has announced that Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College was selected to receive a grant for $60,000 to […]

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  • HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE SELECTED FOR GRANT FROM METLIFE FOUNDATION – Part of Competitive Grant Program Addressing Student Success –

    December 19, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College announced today that it has been awarded a $100,000 grant for its multi-media laboratory/resource center. The competitive grant is one of ten awarded in a $1.2 million MetLife Foundation initiative to increase the number of community college students who enroll prepared, succeed academically, and complete certificates, degrees or college […]

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  • A Gathering of Remembrance on the Sixth Anniversary of the Crash of AA Flight 587

    November 6, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    Who: Hostos Community College President Dolores M. Fernandez, local elected officials, Hostos students, faculty and staff members, community leaders, and family members and friends of those who lost their lives in the crash of American Airlines Flight 587 in Belle Harbor, Queens, on November 12, 2001. What: A Gathering of Remembrance on the sixth anniversary […]

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  • Hostos Women’s Volleyball Team Wins First CUNY Championship in College’s History!

    October 31, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    -Most Valuable Player Has 3.6 GPA- The City University of New York Athletic Conference issued a press release on October 29, 2007, announcing that the Hostos Community College Women’s Volleyball Team has won the first CUNY championship in the college’s history. In addition, Hostos sophomore Berbelin Jape was recognized as the Most Valuable Player. Jape, […]

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  • Hostos to Host an Evening of Latin Jazz

    October 25, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    At 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2007, an evening of Latin jazz will be presented in the Repertory Theatre at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College (450 Grand Concourse, south of 149thStreet in the Bronx). Proceeds from this event will benefit students in need of financial assistance during their final semester before graduation. The […]

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  • Monumental Public Art Work by Antonio Martorell Will Be Inaugurated at Hostos Community College, November 1st

    October 19, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    La Plena Inmortal (The Immortal Plena) a specially commissioned public art piece by Antonio Martorell, will be inaugurated at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College on Thursday, November 1. The inauguration will include a performance piece and a gala reception in the Grand Atrium of the College’s East Academic Complex at 450 Grand Concourse in […]

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  • Second Dominican Book Fair dedicated to Dr. Daisy Cocco De Filippis

    October 4, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    -Dominican Republic’s Cultural Attaché in New York Dedicates Second Dominican Book Fair to Dr. Daisy Cocco De Filippis- Dr. Franklin Gutierrez, New York City Cultural Attaché of the Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Cultural Affairs, has announced that the Second Dominican Book Fair to be held in New York City is dedicated to Dr. Daisy Cocco […]

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  • Hostos to Host the Third Annual Bilingual Education Conference

    September 27, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    EDUCATING ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS PRE-K – 16 “Multi-literacy: The Key to Success” WHO: The Keynote speakers are three leading experts who happen to be members of the same family-father, mother, and daughter: -Kenneth S. Goodman, Professor Emeritus, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; -Yetta M. Goodman, Regents Professor Emerita, University of Arizona; and -Dr. Debra Goodman, […]

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  • The Dominican Republic’s National Youth Symphony Orchestra to Present Free Concert at Hostos Community College

    September 19, 2007 | Hostos Community College

    –His Excellency, Dr. Leonel Fernandez Reyna, President of the Dominican Republic, will attend– WHAT: The Presidency of the Dominican Republic invites the general public to a free concert at Hostos Community College by the DR’s renowned National Youth Symphony Orchestra. The Orchestra consists of 72 talented musicians recruited from a network of youth musical groups […]

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