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  • With Prestigious Fellowships, Two New Hunter Graduates Devote Themselves to Public Service

    July 21, 2015 | Hunter College

    For Brian Lamberta ’15 and Stephanie Park ’15, spring graduates of Hunter’s Macaulay Honors College, individual achievement is inseparable from a commitment to serve people in need and society at large. Lamberta, a commencement salutatorian, graduated Phil Beta Kappa with a major in urban studies, a minor in art history, and a certificate in public […]

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  • International Keyboard Institute & Festival Comes to Hunter College: July 18 to August 2

    July 20, 2015 | Hunter College

    Concerts, Lectures and Masterclasses are planned as part of the 2015 Seventeenth Season of the International Keyboard Institute & Festival, which will take place at Hunter College from July 18 – August 2.  Fifteen concerts featuring Guest Artists and Faculty will take place at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College each evening at 8:00 pm.  […]

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  • Hunter Student Zach Gershon: A Multitalented Young Scientist Wins a Goldwater Scholarship

    July 1, 2015 | Hunter College

    “I’ve always been fascinated by genetics,” said Zach Gershon ’16, a new winner of the Goldwater Scholarship, America’s premier undergraduate award in science, math and engineering. Gershon, a student at Hunter’s Macaulay Honors College, is majoring in biological sciences with a concentration in behavioral neurobiology. He plans to pursue a PhD in developmental neurogenetics and […]

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  • State Department Awards Critical Language Scholarships to Four Hunter Students

    July 1, 2015 | Hunter College

    Hunter  students Patrick Harned, Matthew Marcus, Javier Pacayo and Yelena Suponya have been awarded 2015 Critical Language Scholarships from the U.S. Department of State. With this highly selective scholarship, each recipient will spend the summer abroad studying a “critical needs” language. The CLS program is part of a government effort to increase the number of […]

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  • Energy, Commitment, and Plans to Improve the Hunter Experience at Student Affairs Gathering

    June 24, 2015 | Hunter College

    At a spirited gathering on June 17, Student Affairs held their first annual division-wide meeting. Bringing together staff members from all components of the department – Advising; Athletics, Recreation and Intramurals; Career Development Services; AccessABILITY; Financial Aid; Residence Life; Registrar, and the newest addition, the Office of Student Communications, among others – President Jennifer J. […]

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  • 3 Published Studies and a 3D Leap Ahead: Professor Mark Hauber’s Triple Slam

    June 10, 2015 | Hunter College

    The spring semester ended on a trill of high notes for Mark Hauber, an expert on the evolution and behavior of birds. “It’s been a good week,” Hauber said as he received widespread attention for his three new studies, published in quick succession in separate scientific journals. Biology Open published Hauber’s study of how avian […]

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  • 2015 Presidential Awards Celebrate Excellence in Faculty

    June 10, 2015 | Hunter College

    On May 20th, President Jennifer J. Raab presented 12 members of the Hunter faculty with the 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence. Held every spring, the ceremony celebrates the remarkable work of Hunter’s distinguished faculty, highlighting the singular achievements taking place within our academic community. Professor David Foster of the Department of Biological Sciences was recognized […]

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  • Hunter Study: Nearly One in Ten New York City Motorists Runs a Red Light

    June 5, 2015 | Hunter College

    A Hunter College study based on more than 4,300 observations of red lights at intersections in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens shows that nearly 10 percent of New York City motorists, and 15 percent of taxi cab drivers don’t stop for red traffic lights. The survey shows no difference between the percentage of males and females who ignore […]

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  • Celebrating Hunter’s 2015 Student Fulbright Award Winners

    May 21, 2015 | Hunter College

    Recognized nationwide as a “top Fulbright producer,” Hunter is proud to honor the College’s 2015 Fulbright U.S. Student Award winners. Three members of the new graduating class are recipients of the prestigious government grant to spend the next academic year living, working and studying abroad.  The Fulbright program’s stated goal is for these young scholars […]

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  • Hunter’s 2015 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellows

    April 23, 2015 | Hunter College

    On April 14, The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships  for New Americans, the premier graduate school fellowship for immigrants and children of immigrants,  announced their 2015 recipients. The thirty recipients, called “Fellows”, were selected for their potential to make significant contributions to US society, culture, or their academic field, and were selected from a pool of […]

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