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 >>

CUNY Project Reach Mini-Grants Competition Results

January 23, 2013 | News

The Central Office of Student Affairs, Disability Resources and Services recently announced the results of the CUNY Project REACH (Resources and Education on Autism as CUNY’s Hallmark) competition for the development of best practices and model projects that build CUNY’s capacity to serve students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). In response to a Request for […]

Grants, Funds Awarded to CUNY Student Affairs

January 23, 2013 | News

CUNY/Columbia University Allied Health Award Columbia University has awarded a $1,000,000 grant to the Central Office of Student Affairs to support students in the Allied Health fields. Since its inception in 1995, the grant has been awarded to students in the Washington Heights/Inwood and Harlem communities who enroll in medical laboratory, radiological technology and occupational […]

CUNY Trustees and Chancellery Meet with Student Government Leaders at Annual Dinner

January 23, 2013 | News

On December 10th at Baruch College, CUNY Trustees and the Chancellery met with Student Government Leaders at an annual dinner and discussion forum. The purpose of the event was to hear from student leaders and to respond to their questions and concerns. Key Items discussed included the Pathways Initiative and requests for additional information; opportunities […]