Interim Chancellor William P. Kelly, discussing a federal proposal for a “higher education scorecard,” announced that a special University committee will be working with the American Council in Education to prepare proposals for assessing college performance.
Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, November 26, 2013.
Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Facilities, Planning and Management, November 4, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, November 4, 2013.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, November 4, 2013.
Two literary masters, Andre Aciman and Aleksander Hemon, discuss displacement, exile and memory at a Graduate Center event. “It’s so easy to expect that by virtue of being in the U.S. you have to be happy, but the transition is a traumatic experience,” says Hemon, a native of Bosnia, whose novel, “The Lazarus Project,” was […]
Interim Chancellor William P. Kelly reports on the Invest in CUNY campaign, which has raised $2.5 billion to date, including recent contributions from the McGraw family for a business journalism center at the Graduate School of Journalism and a $25 million gift from Toby and Leon Cooperman to support the library and scholars program at Hunter College. Preliminary enrollment data show 270,000 degree credit students for Fall 2013, and 247,0000 continuing education enrollments. A special Council of Presidents committee, chaired by President Ricardo Fernandez of Lehman College, will review the impact of the higher education plan proposed by President Obama.
With the Bloomberg administration nearing an end, a panel at the Graduate Center reflected on the economic state of the city and its future. “New York has been very lucky to have had the creative economy,” says Jonathan Bowles, executive director of the Center for Urban Future, while acknowledging that as crucial as the arts […]
Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, September 30, 2013.