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  • 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 […]

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  • First Graduates from Novel High School Equivalency Program for Deaf Students at LaGuardia Community College

    February 7, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

    LaGuardia Community College President Dr. Gail O. Mellow with the First Graduates from the National External Diploma Program. Long Island City, NY (February 6, 2017)—LaGuardia Community College’s Program for Deaf Adults recently celebrated the first deaf students to earn their high school equivalency diplomas through a pilot of an alternative program that better accommodates deaf […]

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  • President Mellow Reflects on Gov. Cuomo’s Tuition-Free College Proposal in interview with Evolllution

    February 3, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

    Long Island City, NY (February 3, 2017)—LaGuardia Community College President Gail O. Mellow recently spoke with Evolllution, an online news publication focused on higher education, about Governor Cuomo’s Excelsior Scholarship proposal. Dr. Mellow defined the enormous impact the Excelsior Scholarship would have on New Yorkers—helping financially struggling students to pay tuition, encouraging those who had […]

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  • LaGuardia English Language Coordinator, and Volunteers, Recognized as NY1’s Queens People of the Week

    February 1, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

    LaGuardia English Language Coordinator, and Volunteers, Recognized as NY1’s Queens People of the Week   Long Island City, NY (January 31, 2017)—The English Language Center (TELC) at LaGuardia Community College is the largest English language program in New York City. Since 1971, TELC has helped more than 275,000 students from over 80 countries improve their English […]

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  • LaGuardia Community College Launches New Citizenship & Legal Services Program

    January 31, 2017 | LaGuardia Community College

    New Citizenship & Legal Services Program Launches at LaGuardia Community College FREE Program to Help NYC Immigrants Become Citizens—Educational Services by LaGuardia’s Center for Immigrant Education and Training and Legal Services by Catholic Migration Services Long Island City, NY (January 27, 2017)—LaGuardia Community College’s Center for Immigrant Education and Training has partnered withCatholic Migration Services, […]

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  • LaGuardia Foundation Receives $225,000 from the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation

    December 20, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Funded by this gift, a new group of LaGuardia students, each year for the next three years, will develop research projects illuminating the history of the NYC metro area, working with faculty and staff at the LaGuardia & Wagner Archives, devoted to NYC’s social & political history —First cohort of scholars will study the history […]

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  • Astoria Bank Unveils LaGuardia Student Photography Exhibit, “LIC Past, Present & Future” at New Long Island City Branch

    December 8, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Astoria Bank joined LaGuardia Community College commercial photography students, faculty, and administration at the opening of “LIC Past, Present & Future” exhibit Long Island City, NY (Dec. 7, 2016)—Astoria Bank and LaGuardia Community College have unveiled a new student photography exhibit at Astoria Bank’s new Long Island City Branch at 26-26 Jackson Avenue (at Purves […]

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  • LaGuardia Community College Celebrates Gift from Astoria Bank to Support Commercial Photography Students

    November 8, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Celebration Recognizes Ongoing Collaboration between LaGuardia & Astoria Bank: • Astoria Bank sponsors LaGuardia’s 4th Annual Small Business & Government Matchmaker event • Astoria Bank to showcase work of LaGuardia photography students at its LIC branch • Astoria Bank providing financial literacy workshops to LaGuardia students Mayra DiRico, Sr. VP/Director of Retail Banking, Astoria Bank, […]

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  • LaGuardia’s Innovative Medical Billing Program Holds Graduation

    October 14, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Clear need for well-trained candidates for medical billing positions around the city The LaGuardia Medical Billing Certificate Program is designed to graduate adults who understand healthcare finance and who are prepared to work in leading healthcare facilities LaGuardia’s Innovative Medical Billing Program Holds Graduation Graduates of the second LaGuardia Medical Billing cohort. The program is […]

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  • Where did LaGuardia students go this summer? All around the world!

    August 26, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

      Long Island City, NY (August 26, 2016)—Attending a college or university is a critical step in life and increasingly important for landing high-paying jobs. And as the competition for good jobs continues to increase, internships help young people entering the workforce stand out from the competition, while enhancing their classroom learning. While some LaGuardia […]

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