News from The City University of New York

CUNY at Center of Experimental News Partnership

July 7, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A pioneering news initiative with CUNY journalism resources at its core will investigate how summer heat affects the health of Harlem residents and explore ways to build community resilience.

CSI Professor Probes the Depths of Research

July 7, 2016 | College of Staten Island

More than 1,333 miles away and almost 3,000 meters of ocean depths, that’s how far College of Staten Island (CSI) Professor David Lindo-Atichati’s research took more »

CCNY’s Tzortziou LOA Lab studies the oceans of the Far East

July 6, 2016 | City College

Maria Tzortziou, associate professor of earth and atmospheric science at The City College of New York, was one of the lead scientists on the launch of Korea-United States Ocean Color (KORUS-OC) expedition, an 18-day oceanographic field campaign designed to tackle air-quality problems and capture coastal ocean dynamics in the East Sea and Yellow Sea. Comprised of scientists from National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, CUNY, and other US universities and research centers, the crew of KORUS-OC sought further understanding of the oceans’ biology and biogeochemistry.

CCNY helps NYC Men Teach

July 6, 2016 | City College

A civic initiative to increase the proportion of minorities among New York City’s teaching ranks is taking shape – and the City College of New York’s School of Education is in the forefront of it.

Baruch College Professor Eugene Marlow Wins 2016 John Culkin Award for Outstanding Praxis in the Field of Media Ecology

July 6, 2016 | Baruch College

Baruch College journalism professor Eugene Marlow, Ph.D. has been named the winner of the 2016 John Culkin Award for Outstanding Praxis in the Field of Media Ecology by the Media Ecology Association (MEA).

Visiting Scholar from Spain to Research Local News Business Models

July 6, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Dr. Carmina Crusafon is a senior lecturer at the Department of Journalism and Communication Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

Statement by Chancellor Milliken on the Passing of Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.

July 4, 2016 | The University

It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr, former President of Bronx Community College, who served his country with great distinction in World War II as one of the famed Tuskegee Airmen and later as a leading champion for civil rights.

Statement from Chancellor James B. Mill‎iken on the Passing of Elie Wiesel

July 2, 2016 | The University

The City University of New York deeply mourns the passing of Elie Wiesel, who served as Distinguished Professor of Judaic Studies at The City College of New York and continued to lecture at many CUNY campuses over the course of the last four decades.

Four Lehman Students Head to South, Central America on Gilman International Scholarships

June 30, 2016 | Lehman College

Stefanie Nolli Gaspar is one of four Lehman students to be awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad this summer. She is among a select group of more than 1,150 American undergraduates from 377 colleges and universities across the U.S. to receive the prestigious scholarship.

Urban Reporting Fellow Sheds Light on Patient Abuse at Bellevue

June 30, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Ben Hattem’s project June 29th on Buzzfeed follows fellow Wayne Barrett’s two-part investigation on a campaign finance loophole in the Daily News.

Hostos Students Honored With Carlos Beltrán Scholarship Awards

June 30, 2016 | Hostos Community College

Six Hostos students became academic all-stars when they each received $5,000 scholarships from Yankees’ slugger Carlos Beltrán at the Third Annual Carlos Beltrán Foundation Gala held on June 22 at Gotham Hall.