Archive for 2012

The New York Times Showcases NCC Course Providing New Perspectives on Work

December 14, 2012 | In the Media

The New York Times examines how The NCC’s Ethnographies of Work course gives students new perspectives on work and careers.  To read the article, click here>>

Board of Regents Accredits The New Community College at CUNY

December 11, 2012 | Accreditation

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 (New York, NY): The New York State Board of Regents voted to grant accreditation to The New Community College at CUNY for a period of five years. Established on September 20, 2011, with Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s final approval of an Amendment to CUNY’s Master Plan, The New Community College at […]

NCC Cares Sandy Relief Fund

November 29, 2012 | Uncategorized

Hurricane Sandy impacted our college in a multitude of ways.  Many students, faculty, and staff have been living without power, others have lost everything—food, clothing, even their homes.  In response to this disaster, the New Community College at CUNY established the NCC Cares Sandy Relief Fund to provide emergency support for students, faculty and staff […]

NCC Is Participating in Foundations of Excellence Self-Study

November 26, 2012 | Research

The New Community College at CUNY is participating in the John N. Gardner Institute’s Foundations of Excellence (FoE) comprehensive self-study of the first-year student experience. The FoE process provides a template on how to work effectively with first-year students by assisting institutions in analyzing what works well for students and which areas need improvement. The […]

November is CUNY Month

November 13, 2012 | Uncategorized

Hurricane Sandy Relief Prime Goal of 2012 “CUNY MONTH”

Hurricane Sandy Resources and Services

November 13, 2012 | Uncategorized

The following resources are available to the CUNY community and include outside agencies offering support and services to students, faculty, and staff dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Please refer to this website for information and updates, particularly to access services for students.

Hurricane Sandy Relief Volunteer Opportunity

November 13, 2012 | Events

As part of the Chancellor’s initiative and CUNY’s effort to assist with Sandy Relief, there is considerable need for our students, staff and faculty to participate in hurricane relief efforts. To that end, the Central Office of Student Affairs is organizing a Hurricane Sandy volunteer relief opportunity this Saturday, November 17th for interested students, faculty and […]

Student Finds Joy in Creating Art

November 7, 2012 | Student Feature

New York, NY: First-year student Alphajo Jallow started painting three years ago while still living in Gambia, West Africa, as “…a way to communicate my ideas in a beautiful, captivating way.” The self-taught artist continued painting after moving to New York, where he graduated from Eleanor Roosevelt High School.  A friend introduced him to Adarsh […]

Hurricane Sandy Critical Support Services

November 6, 2012 | Uncategorized

For your convenience, a number of additional critical support services are listed below. Water Distribution Centers http://www.nyc.gov/html/misc/html/2012/foodandwater.html Food Stamps and other City benefits (They will be tabling in the NAC on November 13th and December 6th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm) http://www.cucs.org/service-programs/community-based-services/community-based-single-stops/central-harlem-east-harlem-and-bronx-single-stops List of Emergency Shelters for Hurricane Sandy: http://www.nyc.gov/html/misc/html/2012/hurricane_shelters.html Daytime Warming Center Locations: […]

NCC’s Canned Food Drive to Support the Hungry

November 5, 2012 | Events

New York, NY:  The New Community College at CUNY is spearheading a canned food drive in partnership with the Student Government Association and the Information Commons, November 5-20, 2012.  Organized by professors Nicole Saint-Louis and Nicola Blake, this drive is the inaugural student government’s first campus-wide activity. Students are asked to donate two or more […]

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