News from The City University of New York

Kathryn Wylde, President, Nonprofit Partnership for New York City, to Speak on “What Makes New York City Great?” at December 2 Business Forum

November 30, 2016 | Queens College

Our Business Forum Breakfast series continues on Friday, December 2, with a presentation on “What Makes New York City Great?” by Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of Partnership for New York City, from 8 to 10 am, on the fourth floor of the Student Union.

CCNY Presidential search begins

November 28, 2016 | City College

Since its founding in 1847 as the Free Academy, The City College of New York has provided a world-class higher education to an increasingly diverse student body–serving as one of the single most important avenues to upward mobility in the nation. Access to excellence remains the vision of the College today. City College is the founding institution of The City University of New York and the first public urban institution of higher education in the United States.

Macaulay Honors College Student Ana Hayes ’17 Interns at U.S. Embassy in Berlin

November 28, 2016 | College of Staten Island

World travel has taught College of Staten Island (CSI) student Ana Hayes ’17 many things. The most important lesson she shares, though, is to always more »

Verrazano Student John Gioeli ’17 Engineering a Blueprint for Success

November 28, 2016 | College of Staten Island

John Gioeli ’17 has always dreamed of designing automobiles, airplanes, or even complex mechanical infrastructures. So, when an engineering internship opportunity arose, the Engineering Science more »

ARC Distinguished CUNY Fellows for 2016-2017

November 28, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Adding to the impressive pool of recent College of Staten Island (CSI) faculty accolades, Ashley Dawson, PhD and Ava Chin, PhD have received Distinguished Professor more »

A Message from Chancellor Milliken

November 23, 2016 | The University

All of us at The City University of New York are immensely proud of our tradition, dating back almost 170 years, of providing the broadest access and a high quality education to New Yorkers, especially those from underrepresented groups and low income families and the many people who come to our city and country for opportunity.

Statement from William C. Thompson, Jr., Chairperson, Board of Trustees, and James B. Milliken, Chancellor, The City University of New York

November 23, 2016 | The University

Frederick P. (“Rick”) Schaffer, the General Counsel and Senior Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs of The City University of New York, has informed us that he plans to retire, effective December 31, 2016.

CCNY’s Md Kabir wins national medical student oral presentation award

November 22, 2016 | City College

City College of New York Biochemistry major Md Shamiul Kabir is this year’s best oral presentation winner among premedical and medical students at the Student National Medical Association’s Region IX Research Education Conference.

CCNY chemical engineer Ilona Kretzschmar receives top AAAS honor

November 21, 2016 | City College

Ilona Kretzschmar, deputy chair of chemical engineering in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering, is one 2016’s new American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellows. Dating back to 1874, the honor is bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers because of their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.

Fatema Jannat (’19) Appears in PBS Special about Settlement Houses

November 21, 2016 | CUNY School of Law

Fatema Jannat (’19), a second-year student in our part-time program is featured in a PBS special about the impact of settlement houses in New York.

A Message from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

November 20, 2016 | The University

After the harsh and ugly rhetoric of the campaign, many of you are concerned about what might happen next. Let me be clear: This is the State of New York, not a state of fear. We will not tolerate hate or racism.

Baruch College Gets High Rankings in The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Top 25 Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies” for 2017

November 18, 2016 | Baruch College

Baruch College’s undergraduate and graduate programs at the College’s Zicklin School of Business were ranked in the top 10 by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine’s annual survey of the “Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2017.”