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Archive for 2013

Public Meeting of the Board of Trustees

November 25, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, November 26, 2013.

Baruch Repeats as CUNYAC/Applebee’s Men’s Soccer Champions

November 10, 2013 | CUNY Sports

In the CUNYAC/Applebee’s Men’s Soccer Final, #1 Baruch Bearcats was facing off against the CCNY Beavers. Baruch was looking to repeat after their third title last season while CCNY was making their first appearance since 2005. After a golden goal in the 99th minute, Baruch will earn CUNYAC’s coveted Automatic Qualifying bid into the NCAA Tournament. The Bearcats were victorious 1-0 over the Beavers at Brooklyn College in front of the largest crowd in CUNYAC Men’s Soccer Championship history.

Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research

November 4, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research

COMMITTEE ON FACILITIES PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT

November 4, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings, Facilities Planning, Construction and Management

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Facilities, Planning and Management, November 4, 2013.

Committee on Fiscal Affairs

November 4, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings, Facilities Planning, Construction and Management

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, November 4, 2013.

Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration

November 4, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, November 4, 2013.

Exile and Instability for Refugees

October 9, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, Graduate Center

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 […]

NYC’s Economy, Now and Tomorrow

October 2, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, Graduate Center

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 […]

Unnecessary to Essential at Superspeed

October 1, 2013 | City College, CUNY Lecture Series

Not long ago a computer was hardly a necessity, and even if its modern magic was intriguing, it was out of the reach of the average person. “There were many people who thought I was throwing away my career,” says Internet pioneer Robert E. Kahn, when he started out in the field. “In the 1960s, […]

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.