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  • Medgar Evers College Professor Wins Prestigious NSF Grant

    September 23, 2015 | Medgar Evers College, Uncategorized

    Brooklyn – Medgar Evers College (MEC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Lawrence Pratt, Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, was awarded a three-year $239,364 National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant for his project entitled “RUI: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Intermediates in Hydrocarbon Fuel Oil Produced from Brown Grease: Important Information for Scale […]

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  • A Book Launch for Dr. Obasegun Awolabi & Professor Vanessa A. Holloway

    August 20, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    Currently nominated for the Benjamin Hooks National Book Award for Outstanding Scholarly Work on the American Civil Rights Movement and its Legacy, Getting Away with Murder: The Twentieth-Century Struggle for Civil Rights in the U.S. Senate, investigates the underlying motives of opposition to Senate filibustering and invites an intellectual discussion on why Southern Democrats thought states’ rights were the remedy to lynching, when, in fact, the phenomenon was a baffling national crisis.

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  • #PoeticJustice: A Performance

    August 6, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    In celebration of the critically acclaimed exhibition “Art as Activism,” the New-York Historical Society presents #PoeticJustice: A Performance, a FREE evening of poetry and spoken word by artists dedicated to activism.

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  • Celebrating the End of Ramadan, Eid Ul Fitr

    July 16, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015 from 4:30 to 8:30 PM, the Medgar Evers College Student Government Association and the Muslim Student Association present Eid Ul Fitr Celebration in the Welcome Center at 1650 Bedford Avenue.

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  • Mourning the Loss of Professor Ancio Ostane

    July 13, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    We regret to announce the passing of a former Medgar Evers College (MEC) adjunct professor, Mr. Ancio Ostane. Professor Ostane, who recently taught Mathematics at MEC, died tragically in a car accident this past weekend on the Southern State Parkway. His wife and two young children were also in the car. His wife was the only survivor.

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  • Medgar’s Own Iyanla Vanzant Comes Home!

    July 9, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    She made an enduring impact on the campus of Medgar Evers College. She burst onto the literary scene with inspirational titles that touched millions and she’s suffered setbacks and fought her way back to redemption. Now, she’s coming home!

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  • Celebrating the Life of Medgar Wiley Evers

    July 2, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    Today, our beloved Medgar would have turned 90 years old and we celebrate the legacy he’s left behind.

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  • Summer 2015 Dr. Mary Umolu Jazzy Jazz Festival Pays Tribute to Randy Weston

    June 23, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    Medgar Evers College is pleased to announce that its 2015 Summer Jazzy Jazz Festival will be held on eight Friday evenings from July 10 to August 28 in front of the College’s Academic Complex building at the corner of Bedford Avenue and Crown Street.

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  • 50 Medgar Evers College Prep High School Students Earn College Degrees

    June 12, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    As high school seniors all over the tri-state look towards starting college this fall, 50 students from Medgar Evers College Preparatory High School (MECPHS) will begin their first semesters with a degree already in hand.

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  • Donovan Allen Appointed Asst. Vice President of Facilities Management

    June 9, 2015 | Medgar Evers College

    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Donovan Allen as the Assistant Vice President of Facilities Management, effective June 15, 2015. He comes to Medgar Evers College from the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) where he was a senior level manager with significant responsibility for the oversight of building operations throughout New York City.

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