News from The City University of New York

CSI Alumna Nechama Averick ’15: Commencement Speaker at Hebrew University, Jerusalem

November 18, 2016 | College of Staten Island

“To my fellow graduates—Congratulations, Mazal Tov, and Mabrook!” So began the speech of Nechama Averick ’15 at the 2016 Braun School of Public Health of more »

HRGJ Clinic Stands up for Detained Pregnant Women

November 18, 2016 | CUNY School of Law

The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention accepted most of the recommendations made by the Human Rights and Gender Justice Clinic (HRGJ) regarding the detention of pregnant women suspected of drug use in the United States.

CSI Chapter of National Society of Collegiate Scholars Inducts 37 New Members

November 18, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The College of Staten Island (CSI) Chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) held its Member Induction Convocation on November 3 in the more »

CCNY participates in Giving Tuesday on November 29

November 18, 2016 | City College

The City College of New York is joining the global day of giving with #CCNYGives, a 24-hour campaign to raise funds in support of student scholarships. On Tuesday, November 29, every $5,000 raised will provide a student with a scholarship for one year.

Baruch College Ranks #1 in the Country for Providing Social Mobility for Students

November 17, 2016 | Baruch College

For the second consecutive year, Baruch College ranked #1 out of more than 900 colleges nationally in CollegeNET’s annual Social Mobility Index (SMI).

Photography: Technology & Art at Baruch College’s Mishkin Gallery

November 16, 2016 | Baruch College

Baruch College presents the exhibition Photography: Technology & Art at the Mishkin Gallery from November 16 to December 14. The gallery is free and open to the public.

CSI Strong

November 16, 2016 | College of Staten Island

The College of Staten Island (CSI) has received a 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Award from a Santander Bank-sponsored competition to fund Transcultural more »

CCNY lecturer receives $70K grant to develop standards curricula

November 15, 2016 | City College

Angelo Lampousis, lecturer in City College of New York’s Division of Science, is the recipient of a $70,000 grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to support standards education in undergraduate and graduate curricula.

CCNY student team shines again at international Chem-E-Car competition

November 14, 2016 | City College

The City College of New York’s student entry placed 11th in AIChE’s 2016 Chem-E- Car Competition in San Francisco. “Iodonator – C8,” the latest chemical powered vehicle designed by Grove School of Engineering undergraduates, qualified for the international event after winning the Mid-Atlantic regional competition.

Grove School Dean Gilda Barabino wins AIChE excellence award

November 11, 2016 | City College

Gilda A. Barabino, dean and Berg Professor in the Grove School of Engineering at The City College, is the winner of AIChE’s 2016 William W. Grimes Award for Excellence in Chemical Engineering.