News from The City University of New York

Chancellor Milliken’s Statement on Approval of Contract by the Professional Staff Congress and other Unions

August 4, 2016 | The University

“I am very pleased that the faculty and staff of The City University of New York represented by the Professional Staff Congress have voted overwhelmingly to ratify the agreement that their representatives and the University had reached through lengthy and ultimately productive negotiation,” Chancellor James B. Milliken said.

Scientists brighten 2D atomically thin semiconductors using metamaterials

August 3, 2016 | City College

A team led by City College physics professor Vinod Menon demonstrates the use of metamaterials to enhance the light emission from atomically thin semiconductors. The work appears in the latest issue of Nano Letters.

Baruch College Students Receive Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad in Seoul, Paris and Madrid

August 2, 2016 | Baruch College

Baruch College students Sok Cheng ’17, Whitnney Dihmes ’17 and Alexandra Lopez ’17 are among the more than 850 undergraduate students from 324 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, to study or intern abroad during the academic year 2016-2017.

CSI Alumnus Featured in G.I. Jobs Magazine

August 1, 2016 | College of Staten Island

Shortly after John Murray left Cantor Fitzgerald, the North Tower of the World Trade Center was attacked on Sept. 11. The tragedy moved Murray to more »