A rural village in Ghana now has a junior high school serving 83 students because a Queens College professor and some idealistic QC students decided to get involved
April 13, 2015 | Queens College
U.S. Dept. of Energy Awards Queens College $40.5 Million to Continue Health Screening of Nuclear Weapons WorkersMarch 27, 2015 | Queens College
For 17 years, Queens College has provided free medical screenings to 30,000 nuclear weapons workers through its Worker Health Protection Program (WHPP). Now thanks to an award of $40.5 million from the U.S. Dept. of Energy, that work will continue for another five years, detecting illness at an early stage and saving more lives.
Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Named an Aspen Institute Ascend Fellow; Joins a Diverse Group of Leaders Working to Advance Opportunities for Low-Income FamiliesMarch 10, 2015 | Queens College
Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been recognized by the Aspen Institute as a 2015 Ascend Fellow for his efforts to advance opportunities for low-income families.
Work of Pioneering and Modern Photographers from Atget to Avedon on Exhibition at Godwin-Ternbach Museum April 13 – June 6February 27, 2015 | Queens College
The Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College will have the opportunity to view two exhibits that together represent the history of photography, from its 19th century pioneers such as Eugene Atget and Julia Margaret Cameron to contemporary masters such as Richard Avedon, Laurie Simmons and David Hockney
Celebrated South African Musician-Activists Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela Perform Songs of Freedom During Black History Month at Queens CollegeFebruary 6, 2015 | Queens College
Ranging from 19th century photography to current film, and from Staten Island to South Africa, this year’s Black History Month programming at Queens College addresses the theme of Culture, Social Movements and Justice: Dismantling the Master Narrative.
January 30, 2015 | Queens College
The Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College opens the New Year on February 5 with two simultaneous exhibitions focusing on South Africa.
Queens College Students Are Raising Funds To Name A Poetry Prize for Graduate Hoyt Jacobs, Killed In Bicycle AccidentJanuary 22, 2015 | Queens College
Hoyt Jacobs, 36, hit and killed by a truck while he was bicycling in Long Island City on Saturday, January 17, was a talented poet, a teacher and an inspiration to many.
January 16, 2015 | Queens College
Please consider listing the Queens College Choral Society spring audition schedule as detailed in the attached release.
Stephen Stephanchev, The First Poet Laureate of Queens, To Celebrate His 100th Birthday on January 30January 16, 2015 | Queens College
Stephen Stepanchev, the first Poet Laureate of Queens (1997-2000) will celebrate his 100th birthday on January 30th.
January 2, 2015 | Queens College
Led by Rabbi Moshe Shur, 18 Ethnically and Religiously Diverse Students Will Visit Atlanta and Birmingham and Meet With Leaders of Early Civil Rights Struggle