News from The City University of New York

Writing Across the Curriculum Celebrates 15th Anniversary

April 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

The Hostos Writing Across the Curriculum celebrated its 15th year by letting the Hostos family share their voices through writings placed on the walls of the College.

Hostos English Professor Publishes Debut Poetry Collection

April 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Hostos Assistant Professor of English Anne Lovering Rounds has published her first book titled, Variations in an Emergency.

Hostos Professor to Receive “Writer of the Year” Honors

April 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Hostos Community College adjunct English Professor Robert Waddell will be awarded an Arieto Award for Writing as “Writer of the Year” at the 2017 Taino Awards, held at the Bronx Museum on April, 16.

“The Most Massive Women Wins” Offers Important Lessons About Body Image

April 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Hostos and the Hostos Repertory Company closed out Women’s History Month with a series of performances of the play, “The Most Massive Woman Wins,” from March 29-31.

Math is King on “Mathematics Day” at Hostos

April 6, 2017 | Hostos Community College

Math ruled at Hostos on March 21, as the second annual “Mathematics Day” was celebrated with a full-day of lectures, educational workshops and student and faculty awards.

Taiwanese Artists Redefine Fiber Art for a Radical Agenda, Transforming Raw Materials into Works of Protest and Beauty

April 6, 2017 | Queens College

A feast for the eyes that serves up a commitment to environmental and other global issues is on view at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College as REWOVEN: Innovative Fiber Art, from April 6 to May 26, 2017.

Concert Brings Together Musicians from CSI, Curtis High School, SI Philharmonic, and Rutgers

April 6, 2017 | College of Staten Island

The CSI Orchestra is a unique initiative between Curtis High School and the College of Staten Island (CSI), in which students who ordinarily may not more »

Fred Naider Awarded Jakob and Erna Michael Visiting Professorship at the Weizmann Institute of Science

April 5, 2017 | College of Staten Island

Fred Naider, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Chemistry at the College of Staten Island (CSI) has been awarded a Jakob and Erna Michael Visiting more »

CSI Offers Nationally Accredited MSW and BSSW Programs

April 5, 2017 | College of Staten Island

The Master’s of Social Work (MSW) program at the College of Staten Island (CSI) has recently been fully accredited by the Council on Social Work more »

Tony Mancini, a Brooklyn College Mentor of Well-Known Journalists, Wins Silurians 2017 Peter Kihss Award

April 5, 2017 | CUNY Matters

Glenn Thrush says he wouldn’t be the New York Times’ White House correspondent without Brooklyn College journalism professor Tony Mancini. Annais Morales, a senior producer at NY1 News, says students fight to get into his classes. Huffington Post congressional reporter Michael McAuliff adds that if you can make it through Mancini’s news lab, you’re job-ready.

Take Your First Step towards Your Next Step at NYC Clinical Trials for SCI

April 4, 2017 | College of Staten Island

Neurophysiologist and researcher Dr. Maria Knikou invites people with spinal cord injuries to apply for non-invasive clinical trials to assess, rehabilitate, and improve motor function more »

Announcing the News Integrity Initiative to Increase Trust in Journalism

April 3, 2017 | The University

THE NEWS INTEGRITY INITIATIVE IS A JOINT EFFORT TO ADVANCE NEWS LITERACY AND INCREASE TRUST IN JOURNALISM

CCNY Robotics Club competes in NASA Swarmathon

April 3, 2017 | City College

Developing search algorithms for robotic swarms is the challenge for members of The City College of New York’s Robotics Club in the second annual NASA Swarmathon, April 18-20. The 14 students will compete remotely in the virtual competition against 19 other teams from minority serving universities and community colleges. The actual competition will be at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Titusville, Florida.