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Bronx Community College Geospatial Center of the CUNY CREST Institute Awarded $900,000 by the NSF

July 11, 2017 | Announcements, Faculty

The Bronx Community College Geospatial Center of the CUNY CREST Institute (BGCCCI), was awarded a $900,000 National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (NSF-ATE) grant to expand educational pathways leading to geospatial technology careers. This state-of-the art facility aims to provide educational and research opportunities for BCC undergraduates, faculty and staff, with an emphasis on training, […]

A New Book About the Experiences of a Generation that Lived During the Socialist Era

June 7, 2017 | Announcements

Lisa Pope Fischer, Associate Professor of Anthropology at City Tech, has published a new book titled Symbolic Traces of Communist Legacy in Post-socialist Hungary. In it, she shows how personal practices symbolically refurbish elements from the Communist era to fit present-day challenges. To learn more about and to purchase Symbolic Traces of Communist Legacy in Post-socialist […]

Proposal Pre-Submission Peer Review Program

June 5, 2017 | Announcements

To support and encourage proposal excellence at the University, The Research Foundation at the City University of New York has established a unique and invaluable opportunity for you to submit your NSF and NIH R- (excluding R13, STTR, & SBIR) and K-series program proposals. Learn more and take advantage of this great opportunity at http://bit.ly/2rEIKUA

City Tech Professor Publishes a Cultural History of Wedding Food and Feasts

May 19, 2017 | Announcements, Faculty

Hospitality Management Professor Claire Stewart recently published her book As Long As We Both Shall Eat: A History of Wedding Food and Feasts (2017), which is part of the Rowman & Littlefield Studies in Food and Gastronomy Series. The book was recently featured in an article about the history of wedding cakes in National Public […]

CUNY Professor Named 2017 Fellow of the International Carotenoid Society

May 11, 2017 | Announcements, Faculty

Professor Eleanore Wurtzel of the Department of Biological Sciences at Lehman College and a doctoral faculty member of the PhD Program in Biology (Plant Sciences and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental subprograms) and PhD Program in Biochemistry of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY) has been named a 2017 Fellow of […]

The Research Exemplar Project

April 24, 2017 | Announcements, Faculty

Dr. Sarit Golub of Hunter College’s psychology department was named a 2017 STEM Research Exemplar Awardee by the Professionalism & Integrity in Research Program! She and other researchers were selected as Research Exemplars for their commitment to doing high-quality, high-impact, federally-funded research, as well as their impressive reputation for professionalism and integrity in their work. […]

The 10th Annual PRISM Undergraduate Research Symposium

April 19, 2017 | Announcements, Events

The Program for Research Initiatives in Science and Math at John Jay College of Criminal Justice is having its 10th annual PRISM Undergraduate Research Symposium on May 4th, 2017. The day will consist of oral presentations from students, keynote remarks from Dr. Christopher Pedigo, a Postdoctoral Fellow at Yale School of Medicine and a John […]

QC Junior Josie Cooke Named a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory-CUNY Summer Research Scholar Fellow!

April 13, 2017 | Announcements, Students

Josephine Cooke (Josie), a junior in the Transfer Honors Program at Queens College, of the City University of New York, was recently named a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory-CUNY Summer Research Scholar Fellow! She will be joining a group of 20 NSF funded undergraduate students who were selected amongst 800 applicants to participate in the 10-week Research […]

Distinguished Professor Nancy Foner & Hunter College Alum Philip Klay Named 2017 Guggenheim Award Recipients!

April 8, 2017 | Announcements, Faculty, Students

Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center Nancy Foner and Philip Klay, a Hunter College alum, are both 2017 Guggenheim award recipients! Professor Foner is the author or editor of eighteen books, including the award-winning From Ellis Island to JFK: New York’s Two Great Waves of Immigration (Yale University Press, […]

The 2017 – 2018 U.S. Student Fulbright Awardees Announced!

April 7, 2017 | Announcements, Students

Out of the 12 original candidates for the 2017 – 18 U.S. Student Fulbright Program, 5 students were recommended as Semi-Finalists and advanced to the final stage of the competition. We are happy to announce that 3 of those 5 Semi-Finalists have been selected as Fulbright Finalists and offered Fulbright grants! The successful candidates are: […]