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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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  • “Bangladesh – The Other Side Of Me,” A Photography Exhibit on Campus

    July 27, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Long Island City, NY (July 27, 2016)—Zakaria “Zak” Ahmed, a graduate of our esteemed commercial photography program, who is now an employee here at LaGuardia Community College, is showcasing photos he took on a trip back to the country where he was born, Bangladesh. Featured in a gallery on the third floor of LaGuardia’s “B” […]

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  • “Panama: Hidden Gems,” A Photography Exhibit by Student Charles Carl Barnett – now through September

    July 14, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    “Panama: Hidden Gems,” A Photography Exhibit On Campus Long Island City, NY (July 14, 2016)—On the heels of the recently opened expanded Panama Canal, and in advance of upcoming National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15-Oct 15), an exhibit of photos taken in Panama by a 73-year-old photography student, Charles Carl Barnett of Rego Park, is available […]

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  • LaGuardia Community College Awarded $3.9M Federal Grant to Train At-Risk, Disadvantaged Young People for Tech Jobs

    June 30, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Part of White House & US Department of Labor $150 Million TechHire Initiative —LaGuardia to partner with Udacity, General Assembly, & Software Guild to provide FREE tech training— Long Island City, NY (June 29, 2016)—LaGuardia Community College has been awarded a $3.9 million federal grant to provide free tech industry training for at-risk and disadvantaged […]

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  • NYC Officials Mark First Graduation from New Construction Administration Training Program

    June 28, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    First Opportunity Academy Graduation—Program Result of Partnership Among NYC School Construction Authority, NYC Department of Design and Construction, and LaGuardia Community College —Construction Administration Workforce Development Program— Career Readiness Program Supports Minority-Owned, Woman-Owned, and Locally-Based Business Enterprises Long Island City, NY (June 27, 2016)—The first cohort of the Opportunity Academy, an innovative construction administration training […]

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  • Construction Administration Workforce Development Program

    June 22, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    First Graduation of Opportunity Academy Students, New York City School Construction Authority, LaGuardia Community College, and New York City Department of Design and Construction Partnership Construction Administration Workforce Development Program Program will provide career readiness for LaGuardia students and help support MWLBE contractors enrolled in the SCA’s Mentor Program Long Island City, NY—The first cohort […]

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  • Nearly 500 Small Business Owners Network with Gov’t Agencies at LaGuardia Community College’s 14th Annual Small Business & Procurement Expo

    June 20, 2016 | LaGuardia Community College

    Long Island City, NY (June 20, 2016)— Nearly 500 small business owners networked and explored potential contracting opportunities with government agencies, procurement representatives and prime contractors at LaGuardia Community College Business Services’ 14th Annual Small Business and Procurement Expo, held at the Con Edison Learning Center in Long Island City, NY on June 10. Left […]

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