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  • Fulbright Scholar from Beijing Visits Queensborough Community College

    December 29, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Bayside, New York–Associate Professor Cheng Zeng at the School of English and International Studies, Beijing Foreign Studies University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture at Queensborough Community College, located in Bayside, New York during the spring 2006 semester. The Professor will teach an interdisciplinary course that introduces students to Chinese society and […]

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  • STEFAN ARTENI: The Way of Form

    December 29, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Bayside, New York-The Art Gallery at Queensborough Community College hosts a major retrospective exhibit of works by the multi-faceted artist, Stefan Arteni. The show’s public opening is Sunday, December 11 from 1 to 4 pm. Stefan Arteni is a painter, printmaker, calligrapher, and book artist. Born in Bucharest, educated in Rome, and now working in […]

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  • Latin Legends of Comedy Make Appearance at Queensborough

    December 29, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Bayside, New York–On Saturday, January 28 at 8 p.m., The Latin Legends of Comedy will make an appearance at the Queensborough Performing Arts Center. More than 20 years ago, Joe Vega, JJ Ramirez and Angel Salazar, together known as the Latin Legends of Comedy, merged onto the standup comedy scene of New York and became […]

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  • Visiting Fulbright Scholar to Lecture at Queensborough Community College

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Queensborough Community College will host a four-week visit by Fulbright Scholar Dr. Nazmunnessa Mahtab. She will kick off the Fulbright Scholar’s Program to the Queensborough Community on “The Life of Muslim Women in Bengal.” Dr. Mahtab is chair and professor in the department of woman’s studies at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh. Her research […]

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  • Queensborough Community College Wins Building Award Competition

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    The Art Gallery at Queensborough Community College was awarded first prize in the category of Rehabilitation for Schools and Colleges in the Queens Chamber of Commerce Annual Building Awards Competition for 2005. Following an extensive two-year, multi million dollar renovation project, the Gallery re-opened its doors in October 2004. Guided by the architectural firm Beatty, […]

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  • CELEBRATING FIRST ANNUAL DIVERSITY AT QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    With close to half our students hailing from countries around the world, Queensborough Community College celebrated the rich cultural diversity of its students, faculty and staff on Wednesday, November 9. “Everyday – in the classroom, on the athletic field, in our performing arts center — we share with each other who we are and where […]

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  • BOROUGH WIDE COMMEMORATION OF “KRISTALLNACHT”

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Ellen Alexander, Jane Keibel and Hanne Liebmann are Holocaust survivors. Their experiences and those of many others are chronicled in the exhibit, Where Have All The Children Gone, on display at Queens Borough Hall through December, 2005. These three women are also key volunteers at the Holocaust Resource Center and Archives at Queensborough Community College […]

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  • Queensborough Community College Presents Renowned Jazz Musician

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Arturo O’Farrill, renowned Afro-Latin jazz musician and faculty member in the Music department at Queensborough Community College, will present a free concert with his trio on Wednesday, November 23 at 1:15 p.m. in the College’s Performing Arts Center, located in the Humanities Building. “The student body here is so appealing to me,” says O’Farrill, explaining […]

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  • LECTURE BY DR. ARTHUR LEVINE OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SLATED FOR QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    November 18, 2005 | Queensborough Community College

    Bayside, N. Y. –Dr. Arthur Levine, noted educator and president of Teachers College, Columbia University, will speak on “A Campaign for Educational Equity” on Wednesday, December 7 at 4 p.m. at Queensborough Community College. The event, the ninth in the College’s Presidential Lecture Series, will examine the critical issues surrounding the gap in educational expectations, […]

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