News from The City University of New York

CSI Faculty Receive Host of Federal Grants

March 9, 2017 | College of Staten Island

Adding to the impressive array of substantial grants received by College of Staten Island (CSI) faculty are several new and well-deserved federal awards. Professor Christina more »

BUSTED! An Original Theatre Piece Begins Today

March 8, 2017 | Lehman College

BUSTED! mixes Kafka with Keaton with a strong dash of The New Jim Crow to create a multimedia work that takes on mass incarceration.

New LGBTQ Organization Makes its Campus Debut

March 8, 2017 | Lehman College

The LGBTQ+Alliance will be a “source of solidarity” for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students on Lehman’s campus.

Noëlle Santos (B.A. ’09; M.S. ’12) Shares Her Entrepreneurial Vision with Students

March 8, 2017 | Lehman College

The two-time Lehman College alumna has a dream: to bring an indie bookstore to her native Bronx.

Discussing Racism and Injustice in the Criminal Justice System

March 8, 2017 | Lehman College

Renée Hutchins spoke as part of the Herbert H. Lehman Leadership program’s spring seminar series, focusing on the role the average citizen can play in the justice reform movement.

CSI Ranks Second on Fulbright Scholars Top-Producing List for Master’s Institutions

March 8, 2017 | College of Staten Island

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs recently announced the U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2016-2017 Fulbright U.S. more »

CCNY’s S Jay Levy Fellows network at internship expo

March 7, 2017 | City College

Now in its second year, the S Jay Levy Fellowship for Future Leaders, a selective year-long professional and career development program, is proving a massive success offering The City College of New York’s brightest real-world job experience through summer internships. At the Summer Internship Opportunities Expo, fellows get to network with elite corporate internship sites to improve employment opportunity upon graduation.

March Madness Hits Hostos

March 7, 2017 | Hostos Community College

March Madness reached a whole new level when the women’s basketball team won its 25th straight game, after beating Borough of Manhattan Community College, 69-52, in the NJCAA Region XV title game on March 5. The victory earned the women’s team the first regional title in school history.

Chang-Hui Shen Receives NATO Grant

March 7, 2017 | College of Staten Island

  Chang-Hui Shen, PhD, Professor of Biology at the College of Staten Island (CSI), is the recipient of a three-year North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) more »

Guttman Welcomes New House 7 Students

March 6, 2017 | Guttman Community College

Guttman held its second Winter Bridge program February 27 through March 3, welcoming 75 new students who will begin classes in Spring I. Classes were held daily from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm; students also participated in co-curricular activities, and conducted an interview at a non-profit organization on the Bridge theme of the American Dream. […]

Revised Settlement Enhances Protections From Discriminatory NYPD Surveillance of American Muslims

March 6, 2017 | Uncategorized

The lawsuit challenging discriminatory surveillance of Muslims in New York City, filed by CLEAR, along with partner organizations has resulted in a revised settlement that expands the independence, authority, and responsibilities of a civilian representative who will act as a check against surveillance abuses by the NYPD.

Holistic Program Helps Hostos Students Break Barriers

March 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Scholarships can help college students pay for expenses, but they can also expose a person to so much more outside the classroom.

Nuria Morgado Inducted to the North American Academy of the Spanish Language

March 6, 2017 | College of Staten Island

College of Staten Island (CSI) professor Nuria Morgado, PhD, Associate Professor of Spanish was officially welcomed to the American Academy of the Spanish Language (ANLE). more »

IT Students Create Room Reservation System

March 6, 2017 | Guttman Community College

It was challenging to utilize the three small offices on the fifth and sixth floors created for private conversations and meetings as no reservation mechanism was in place. Guttman CIO John Stroud came up with a creative solution: He recruited six IT students to develop and implement a new room reservation App for these small […]