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  • Hostos Unveils New Programs For Fall 2016

    September 7, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    Eugenio María de Hostos Community College (CUNY) prides itself on offering curriculum that best prepares its students, and the College is pleased to announce new programs and services for Fall 2016.

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  • ASAP Students Visit the United Nations for Student Summit

    August 24, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    On August 16, Hostos students in CUNY’s Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) visited the United National General Hall as participants in the International Young Leaders Assembly’s 9th annual Global Summit. Titled, “Moral and Innovative Leadership for Sustainable Development: Vision, Service, and Entrepreneurship,” the program forged lasting connections with various leaders both nationally, and globally, as well as skills sets necessary to create sustainable change in their communities and society.

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  • Hostos Administrators Study Abroad In Dominican Republic

    August 24, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    Four Hostos administrators were treated to an educational and culturally engaging experience this summer, as part of the College’s annual Professional Development and Study Abroad Program in the Dominican Republic. The three-week program started in in New York City from June 10 to the 24 and continued in the Dominican Republic from June 29 to July 9.

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  • Hostos Students Honored With Carlos Beltrán Scholarship Awards

    June 30, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    Six Hostos students became academic all-stars when they each received $5,000 scholarships from Yankees’ slugger Carlos Beltrán at the Third Annual Carlos Beltrán Foundation Gala held on June 22 at Gotham Hall.

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  • Hostos Celebrates 2016 HSE Program Graduates

    June 30, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    On June 21, Hostos’ Adult Learning Center and Division for Continuing Education and Workforce Development recognized 140 students who earned their High School Equivalency (HSE) diplomas.

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  • Hostos Selected For Department Of Education Second Chance Pell Program

    June 30, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    On June 21, Hostos’ Adult Learning Center and Division for Continuing Education and Workforce Development recognized 140 students who earned their High School Equivalency (HSE) diplomas.

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  • Hostos Nursing Student Earns Peter Jennings Scholarship Award

    June 22, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    Ever since Ivy Mensah was a little girl living in Ghana, she wanted to be a nurse. Later, when she became a mother and moved to the United States, it became her mission. A mission she is close to completing.

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  • Hostos Receives Open Educational Resources (OER) Grant To Enhance Early-Childhood Education Degree Program

    June 22, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    Hostos Community College, as part of a CUNY consortium, is sharing a $300,000 Open Educational Resources (OER) grant that provides free educational resources for the College’s Early-Childhood Education associate degree program. The funding will provide substantial savings to students, as well as enhance classroom curriculum.

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  • A Car Crash Steered Her Toward Medicine

    May 24, 2016 | Hostos Community College, Lehman College, Salute to Scholars

    WHEN she was a child in Nigeria, Rabiat Ajao (Hostos Community College, ’16) had the misfortune to be hit by a car while riding a motorcycle. She was rushed to the hospital, “but I never got adequate care” and could neither walk nor go to school for three months.

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  • Hostos Responds To Ecuador Earthquake With ‘Hope For Ecuador’ Relief Concert On May 12

    May 2, 2016 | Hostos Community College

    The massive earthquake that struck Ecuador on April 16 hit home for many members of the Hostos Community College family with connections to South America, as well as the campus as a whole. Looking to make a difference, the College’s students, staff and faculty have come together as “Hostos Helping” to plan a benefit concert. The “Hope for Ecuador Concert” will be held in the Hostos Main Theater on Thursday, May 12, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and feature some of the leading Ecuadorian musicians based in the U.S., including the folkloric ensemble Roberto Cachimuel and Grupo Yarina, pop artist Luis Terreros, high-energy Afro-Ecuadorian fusion group Chota Madre, and singer Maribella along with a special appearance by the Lehman (College) Jazz Band. Additional artists are expected to be announced.

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