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  • Macaulay Honors College Class of 2017 Commencement Highlights

    June 22, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    The Class of 2017 proudly celebrated the end of their years of scholarship at Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York on June 12, 2017. A highlight of their commencement was the keynote speaker Garry Trudeau, creator of the Doonesbury comic strip and the first such artist to win a Pulitzer Prize. […]

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  • Macaulay Honors College Alumna Wins a Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship

    May 23, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    Macaulay Honors College alumna Rausan Borujerdi, ‘16 (City College) is the recipient of a Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship. The political science major is one of 20 stellar graduates nationwide selected for the program, which prepares candidates to become members of the U.S. Foreign Service. Hundreds of applicants from over 270 colleges and […]

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  • Pulitizer Prize-Winning Cartoonist Garry Trudeau is Macaulay’s 2017 Commencement Speaker

    April 21, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

    Macaulay Honors College at CUNY proudly announces that Garry Trudeau, the first comic strip artist to win a Pulitzer Prize, will serve as the 2017 Commencement speaker. Trudeau will address Macaulay’s 500 graduates on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 3pm at the United Palace Theater in upper Manhattan. “We are thrilled to have Garry Trudeau […]

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  • Macaulay Honors College Student Named a 2017 Truman Scholar

    April 13, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    Claire Lynch, ’18, a student at Macaulay Honors College at City College, has been named a 2017 Harry S. Truman Scholar. Lynch’s award includes a grant of $30,000 towards tuition for her graduate studies and a number of professional development opportunities in public service leadership. The Bayview, Long Island junior, who has a double-major in […]

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  • Fulbright Scholarships for Four Macaulay Honors College Students

    April 6, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

    Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York is pleased to announce that Maneesha Bhugwansing, ’14 (Baruch College), Norine Chan, ’17 (Hunter College ) John Wetmore, ’17 (Hunter) and Alexandra (Sasha) Whittaker,’17 (City College) have received Fulbright Scholarship awards. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 […]

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  • @Macaulay Author Series Writer Describes Being Raised by a 60’s Radical

    March 31, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, the @Macaulay Author Series will host professor and author Peter Andreas (Smuggler Nation), who has written the book Rebel Mother: My Childhood Chasing the Revolution. The book tells the story of Andreas’ complicated childhood and relationship with his mother, a 1950s housewife turned radical feminist and Marxist. Influenced by changing […]

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  • Macaulay Honors College Student Accepted to 11 Medical Schools

    March 30, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    Chelsea Batista, a senior at Macaulay Honors College at Brooklyn College, has received a remarkable 11 acceptances to top medical schools. Her initial goal was to get in to just one, but the past few weeks have seen letter after letter of acceptance arriving in her mailbox. “When the first acceptance came in from SUNY […]

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  • Macaulay Honors College Leads City Nature Challenge for Citizen Scientists

    March 22, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    Start spreading the news! CUNY’s Macaulay Honors College invites New Yorkers to help find all of the creatures that call our city home by joining a citizen scientist effort from April 14-18. Anyone who lives in, or visits the 5 boroughs of New York during that time period is asked to photograph and share pictures […]

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  • Macaulay Honors College Students Win Fulbright Awards

    March 22, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College, Uncategorized

    Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York is pleased to announce that John Wetmore, ’17 (Hunter College) and Alexandra (Sasha) Whittaker,’17 (City College) have received Fulbright Scholarship awards. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. Sasha Whittaker is […]

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  • TEDxCUNY 2017 Conference To Take Place at the New York Hall of Science

    March 1, 2017 | Macaulay Honors College

    TEDxCUNY at the City University of New York and Macaulay Honors College announce the third annual TEDxCUNY 2017 Conference. The conference will take place March 10, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, at the New York Hall of Science , a prestigious institution that has long supported ideas for creativity and innovation. TEDxCUNY 2017 […]

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