Dr. Gail O. Mellow, President of LaGuardia Community College, has joined a distinguished group of two- and four-year college educators and community and business leaders on a national task force that is charged with recommending strategies to strengthen community colleges.
LaGuardia Community College President Gail O. Mellow to Sit on National Task Force to Recommend Ways to Strengthen Community CollegesFebruary 7, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
February 2, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
A LaGuardia Community College commercial photography major, recently received the 2011 Mac-on-Campus (MOC) Featured Student Photo Vision Award for his impressive collection of photographic work.
LaGuardia Community College Receives MetLife Grant to Build Learning and Teaching Network for Adult EducatorsFebruary 1, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia Community College has received $250,000 from MetLife Foundation to offer professional development workshops and technical assistance focused on contextualized instruction strategies.
January 27, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia Community College will host a symposium on February 10 where educators from the City University of New York and other area colleges will explore ways to improve the first year experience of their freshmen, a program the higher education establishment agrees is crucial to students’ academic success.
January 20, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
A LaGuardia Community College criminal justice graduate comes back to teach in the department.
January 19, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia receives a $1.05 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to continue work on its Global Skills for College Completion project, which focuses on developmental education in community colleges.
The LaGuardia Performing Arts Center (LPAC) Performs Two Versions of “The Cherry Orchard” in FebruaryJanuary 10, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
The LaGuardia Performing Arts Center (LPAC) in February is presenting Chekhov’s “The Cherry Orchard,” in two versions–classical and experimental.
LaGuardia Community College’s Program Receives $25,000 National Grant to Help Hispanic Families Prepare for CollegeDecember 21, 2011 | LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia Community College was one of 10 programs in the nation to receive a $25,000 grant from the National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL) to assist Hispanic and other families to enter college.
Seven LaGuardia Community College Students Launch New Venture with Seed Funding and Business Counsel from Capital One BankDecember 20, 2011 | LaGuardia Community College
Seven LaGuardia Community College student entrepreneurs who wish to launch their own businesses received up to $1,000 for seed funding and business counseling.
LaGuardia Community College Recognizes Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer for Acquiring Funding for Constructing Elevators on December 15December 15, 2011 | LaGuardia Community College
Long Island City, NY—LaGuardia Community College on December 15 recognized New York City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer for the instrumental role he played in seeking funding for the construction of two elevators and the overhaul of four elevators in the College’s C-Building. With Council Member Van Bramer’s support, the City Council, along with the […]