CUNY Coalition for Students with Disabilities Featured in College Edition of IDEAL Magazine

May 1, 2013 | News

The CUNY Coalition for Students with Disabilities (CCSD) was recently featured in an article in the College Edition of IDEAL Magazine – a lifestyles magazine for individuals with disabilities. Coalition leaders discussed their goal to promote equal opportunity for students with disabilities as well as all students. Read more >>

The CUNY Women’s Centers Council and The Center for Media Justice Host Activist Boot Camp

March 9, 2013 | News

Eighteen students from across CUNY campuses attended an activist boot camp on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Brooklyn College Women’s Center. The purpose of the boot camp, co-hosted with Betty Yu from The Center for Media Justice, was to teach students the different techniques used to gain traction in advocacy work for their communities. […]

CUNY Leaders On Leadership: A Talk with Senior Vice Chancellor and Board Secretary, Jay Hershenson

March 1, 2013 | News

Students from the Malave Leadership Academy (MLA) and the CUNY Council for Students with Disabilities (CCSD) enjoyed a unique opportunity and talk on Friday March 1st at John Jay College. Senior Vice Chancellor and Secretary of the Board Jay Hershenson greeted the group as the inaugural speaker in a proposed series of lectures titled “CUNY […]

Report from the CUNY Council of Student Life Directors: The 2013 Emerging Leaders Conference Held

February 22, 2013 | News

The 2013 Emerging Leaders Conference was held at Baruch College in February with a variety of workshops aimed at inspiring leadership and cultivating leadership traits. Since more and more people are connecting through technology and social media, conference organizers set the conference theme on the importance of communication as key to becoming student leaders in […]

Malave Leadership Academy Students Participate at the 42nd Annual Conference of the New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators

February 15, 2013 | News

Students from the Malave Leadership Academy (MLA) travelled to Albany, New York in February to participate in the 42nd Annual Conference of the New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators. At the conference, students had the opportunity to interact with elected officials and other important community stakeholders, participating in a number of […]

CUNY International Students’ “Meet and Greet” Connects Students From Across the Campuses

February 15, 2013 | News

On February 15th, the Office of International Student and Scholar Services in the Central Office of Student Affairs (COSA) launched a “Meet and Greet” event for CUNY international students including fall 2012 and spring 2013 enrollees. The structured outreach and welcome event took place in the Richard Harris Terrace at the Borough of Manhattan Community […]

CUNY Emerging Leaders Conference

February 4, 2013 | News

Baruch College Friday, February 22nd Please register here Deadline: February 15th, 5 p.m

Announcements and Awards

January 31, 2013 | News

CUNY Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Dr. Frank D. Sanchez was presented the Educational Leadership Award by the New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The award was one of several honors presented to community and business leaders at the 7th Annual Hispanic Business Awards Banquet and Scholarship Ceremony held on December 7th. Deputy Vice […]

Hurricane Sandy and Sandy Hook: Considerations for a New Year

January 24, 2013 | News

Someone once told me a story about a little boy who was crying because he had no shoes…and then he met a little boy who had no feet. For many of us, the final two months of 2012 have registered an assortment of difficult memories, scattered emotions, and quiet reflections. Many of these memories are […]


January 23, 2013 | News

The following resources are available to the CUNY community and include outside agencies offering support and services to students, faculty, and staff dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Please refer to this website for information and updates, particularly to access services for students. For more information, click here >>