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Archive for September, 2013

Chancellor’s Report to the Board of Trustees

September 30, 2013 | The Chancellor's Report

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.

Public Meeting of the Board of Trustees

September 30, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, September 30, 2013.

Contrasting Influences for Author Patricia Volk

September 12, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, William Macaulay Honors College at CUNY

In her new memoir, “Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli and Me,” Patricia Volk describes how two dynamic but difficult women helped shape her adulthood: One the Italian fashion designer, Elsa Luisa Maria Schiaparelli, the other her beautiful but strict mother. “They were both clothes crazy and imperious but Schiaparelli was enough not like my mother and […]

Committee on Fiscal Affairs

September 9, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings, Facilities Planning, Construction and Management

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, September 9, 2013.

Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration

September 9, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, September 9, 2013.