LaGuardia Community College will host a panoply of “green” activities, including a seminar on hydraulic fracturing, the controversial method of extracting natural gas from dense shale, during its annual Earth Day Celebration on April 17 through the 19th.
April 2, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
March 26, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
For the second consecutive year, Alpha Theta Phi, LaGuardia Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society of the Two-Year College chapter was this year’s top chapter among more than 60 in the New York region, receiving the highest prize—the Most Distinguished Chapter Award—and a host of other awards.
March 22, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
Long Island City, NY—As more demands on our fragile environment are spurring a dramatic increase in the need for highly skilled environmental scientists, LaGuardia Community College is helping to address this issue with the establishment of its newest degree program, environmental science. “Environmental science is a rapidly growing field, but there are only a limited […]
March 21, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
To celebrate its community’s rich cultural diversity and multilingualism, LaGuardia Community College on April 4 is hosting an International Mother Language Day Concert featuring music from Bangladesh, Latin America, Africa and China.
March 6, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
A LaGuardia Community College ESL instructor recently published a book that chronicles the path that led him from his days as a radical in the 1960s to the college’s Center for Immigrant Education and Training
LaGuardia Community College President Gail O. Mellow Appointed to the Homeland Security Advisory CouncilMarch 1, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano has appointed Dr. Gail O. Mellow, President of LaGuardia Community College, to the Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council (HSAAC).
February 29, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s program to provide educational opportunities to its Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers, LaGuardia Community College and the TSA awarded certificates to 51 airport screeners who completed the homeland security program offered at the College.
LaGuardia Community College Joins Nationwide Initiative To Create Pathway to Education for Community College StudentsFebruary 15, 2012 | LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia is participating in a $4.84 million nationwide initiative to explore whether students receiving public benefits are better able to stay in college longer and complete their course of study faster.
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
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.
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.