For the month of January, Hunter College’s women’s basketball senior Kristen Markoe has been named the CUNYAC/Hospital for Special Surgery Scholar-Athlete of the Month. A four-year, full-merit Macaulay Honors College student, Markoe has earned a spot on the Dean’s List all of her eight semesters as a Hawk. Boasting a 3.781 GPA, the psychology major […]
The 2014 CUNYAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Championship concluded at the Lehman College Apex with CSI claiming the title. The Dolphins finished with an overall total of 971 team points. On the women’s side, Baruch College Women’s Swimming team took home their fifth straight conference championship title with an overall team score of 973 points.
One of the most successful Grammy Award-winning American folk singers says she has had her own share of personal challenges. “I was drinking myself to death. I had top 10 hits. Everything was just fine except I couldn’t work and people just didn’t know it,” says Collins, speaking at the Hunter College Roosevelt House Public […]
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, February 3, 2014.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, February 3, 2014.
Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Academic, Policy, Program, and Research, February 3, 2014.
Of his years in office, former mayor David Dinkins says that “one of the real tragedies of our administration was the Crown Heights riots.” Speaking candidly at the Hunter College Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Dinkins said, “I regret not telling the police sooner that they’ve got to do better … I take the blame […]
In the CUNYAC/Hospital for Special Surgery Women’s Tennis Final, the #1 CSI Dolphins took on the #2 Brooklyn Bulldogs. No matter who won, CUNYAC would have a new champion as the Hunter Hawks, the 13-time reigning champions, were eliminated by CSI in the semifinals. CSI last won a championship the year before Hunter began their streak in 1999. Brooklyn was looking for their first women’s tennis championship in history.
Interim Chancellor William P. Kelly welcomed Chancellor-designate James Milliken, the unanimous choice of the diverse committee that conducted the nationwide search, and expressed his strong desire to work with the Chancellor-designate during the period of transition. Kelly reported on steady enrollment growth for winter intersession courses, with enrollment at nearly 17,000 students or 15% above the previous intersession record.
The Interim Chancellor noted that Accelerated Studies in Associate Programs, or ASAP, a CUNY initiative nationally recognized for innovation and improvement of graduation rates, was profiled recently in The New York Times, The Atlantic and The Chronicle of Higher Education. Kelly will participate on the panel, “CUNY: The Road to Success,” which will examine ways to continue to improve graduation rates at community colleges.
Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, January 27, 2014.