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Flipping the Switch Orientation

August 5, 2015 | News

CUNY invites you to the “Flipping the Switch” event Tuesday August 11th and Wednesday August 12th ( a day for women who served or are serving). The College Readiness Program at John Jay College ranked #3 as Best for Vets by the Military Times, leverages student veteran-immersion experience to create a specialized, day-long orientation for […]

2015 Jonas E. Salk Scholars

June 23, 2015 | News

The City University of New York has awarded its prestigious Jonas E. Salk Scholarships for medical study to eight graduates in recognition of their outstanding research on subjects including neuroscience, cancer, genetics and molecular biology. >>

Nepal Earthquake Relief Efforts

May 14, 2015 | News

On Saturday, April 25, 2015, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal at mid-day local time.  This was followed by more than 20 aftershocks in the 4.5 to 6.6 range.  Approximately, 6.6 million people live within 100 km of the earthquake’s epicenter.  The earthquake also effected regions in neighboring Bangladesh, India and China. On Mt. […]

CUNY, donors give $30M to help Dreamers get college degree (Daily News)

May 7, 2015 | News

Dreams really do come true.
The City University of New York and two kind-hearted donors gave a big boost Tuesday to struggling Dreamers hoping to get a college degree. >>

Joseph K. Awadjie Elected University Student Senate Chair, 2014-2015

January 5, 2015 | News

Awadjieusschair2014JOSEPH K. AWADJIE, B.S., is currently pursuing a Master of Science Degree at Brooklyn College, specializing in Natural and Behavioral Sciences. In October 2014, he was elected to be the twenty-ninth Chairperson of the University Student Senate (USS) for 2014-2015.>>