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  • CUNY SCHOOLS TO LURE FOREIGN ENTREPRENEURS WITH NEW VISA PROGRAM

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    Medgar Evers College is among seven City University of New York (CUNY) campuses that will benefit from a new visa program intended for immigrant entrepreneurs. The IN2NYC initiative, a joint venture between CUNY and the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), will host 80 entrepreneurs employed at one of the participating CUNY campuses. These […]

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  • MEC SCHOOL OF BUSINESS DEAN APPEARS ON BLOGTALKRADIO

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    Jo-Ann Rolle, Dean of the School of Business, appeared on the Patriot Report hosted by Walter Cotton III to discuss the implementation of a Minority Veterans Jobs Creation Program at Medgar Evers College. On the program, she discussed emerging trends in the workforce caused globalization and how they impact pedagogy in higher education. Dean Rolle […]

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  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH OPENING CEREMONY RECAP

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    The Medgar Evers College Black History Month Committee kicked off Black History Month with the theme “Living History,” which embodies the notion that contributions of people of the African Diaspora are made each and every day across all fields and disciplines, at its Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Jennifer Jones Austin, Esq., Chief […]

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  • MEN’S BASKETBALL PREPARES FOR CUNYAC CHAMPIONSHIPS AS THE FOURTH SEED

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    After finishing the season on a six-game winning streak, the Medgar Evers College Men’s Basketball Team earned the fourth seed in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) Tournament presented by the Army ROTC. Led this season by senior Matthew Lee (Bloomfield, NJ), the Cougars (13-12, 10-6 CUNYAC) improved ten wins over last […]

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  • MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE – COUGARS BASKETBALL NEWS

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    MEN’S BASKETBALL PREPARES FOR CUNYAC CHAMPIONSHIPS AS THE FOURTH SEED After finishing the season on a six-game winning streak, the Medgar Evers College Men’s Basketball Team earned the fourth seed in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) Tournament presented by the Army ROTC. Led this season by senior Matthew Lee (Bloomfield, NJ), […]

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  • Founder of the Center for Law and Social Justice to be Honored

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    On February 2, 2016, Esmeralda Simmons, Esq., Founder and Executive Director of the Center for Law and Social Justice at Medgar Evers College, was honored by the New York County Lawyers Association (NYCLA) and the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA) to receive the Ida B. Wells-Barnett Justice Award in honor of Black History Month. Named […]

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  • Dr. Greene responds to ‘A Birthday Cake for George Washington,’ a book about the founding father’s supposedly ‘happy’ slaves

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    After ‘A Birthday Cake for George Washington’ was released on January 5, 2016, the publisher Scholastic recently pulled the book from circulation after receiving harsh criticism of giving a false impression of history. The children’s storybook depicts slaves of the first U.S. president, including his head chef named Hercules, happily preparing a cake as they […]

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  • The 30th Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at BAM RE-VISITED

    February 18, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) President Katy Clark, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Medgar Evers College President Rudolph F. Crew hosted the 30th Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at BAM on Monday, January 18, 2016. The tribute is New York City’s largest public celebration of the great civil […]

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  • “THE RIGHT CREW” MAKES A DIFFERENCE

    February 17, 2016 | Medgar Evers College

    Dr. Rudolph F. Crew, President of Medgar Evers College, was the subject of Juan Gonzalez’s column in the New York Daily News today as spearheading an ambitious drive to engineer a “new seamless connection from the public schools to college,” through the Brooklyn Pipeline at Medgar Evers College. Click here to read the entire article in […]

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  • SHADES OF BLACK LOVE THEN AND NOW

    February 17, 2016 | Medgar Evers College, Uncategorized

    ABOUT MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE Located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, Medgar Evers College is a growing institution offering both Associate and Baccalaureate degrees.  The nearly 7,000-member student body is primarily comprised of those who are the first in their families to attend college.  A senior college within The City University of New York (CUNY) system, Medgar […]

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