Archive for September, 2013

Statement from Interim Chancellor William P. Kelly

September 20, 2013 | News

During the first two weeks of the semester, demonstrators — from within and outside the University– have gathered near the Macaulay Honors College to protest the presence of Visiting Professor David Petraeus. By nature, universities nurture the reasoned expression of dissent, including the right of peaceful protest. CUNY has long embraced the responsibility to encourage […]

CUNY Matters Column: Back to the Future

September 3, 2013 | News

It may no longer come with the smell of sharpened pencils and freshly copied syllabi, but the start of a new academic year still brings with it a stir of anticipation and possibility, especially at CUNY. I welcome you to the 2013-14 year with gratitude for the encouragement and warm wishes I’ve received from across […]