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Colin L. Powell School Celebrates Seneca Village Exhibition
July 1, 2013

pequenaseneca_thumbOn Wednesday, June 4, the Colin L. Powell School hosted a celebration of the exhibition “Seneca Village: Unearthing a Forgotten African-American Community," at City College

Colin L. Powell School Hosts Ambassador Susan E. Rice
July 1, 2013
On Thursday, June 27, 2013, Ambassador Susan E. Rice began her last full day as U.S. permanent representative to the United Nations with a visit to the Colin L. Powell School of Civic and Global Leadership at City College.

Colin L. Powell School Graduates First Class
June 17, 2013

On Thursday, May 30, 1,200 the Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. Moments earlier, graduated its first class of nearly 1,200 master's and bachelor's degree candidates. 

CCNY Faculty Wins Mariposa Award
June 17, 2013

June 17,2013

Irina Carlota Silber, known as Lotti, an associate professor of anthropology in the Colin L. Powell School, has won the Mariposa prize for best first book (nonfiction) for Everyday Revolutionaries: Gender, Violence, and Disillusionment in Postwar El Salvador.

Stavros S. Niarchos Foundation Issues a Challenge Grant for the Colin L. Powell School
May 14, 2013

may14The Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership has received a $220,000 challenge grant from the Stavros S. Niarchos Foundation

Colin L. Powell School Launches New Program in DC
May 3,2013

New program links students to internships, housing, programming and more.
This summer, the Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership launches its new Colin L. Powell School Semester in Washington program. The program will link 11 CCNY students with internships in our nation’s capital and provide them with free housing through Washington Intern Housing Network, an intern housing and management agency.

CIty College of New York Inaugurates Colin Powell School
May 2,2013

On Thursday, May 2, in the cathedral-like Great Hall of Shepard Hall, the City College of New York celebrated the establishment of the Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. The school includes the departments of anthropology, economics and business, political science, psychology, and sociology, along with groundbreaking programs such as the Skadden Arps Honors Program in Legal Studies. The CUNY board of trustees established the school on April 29, 2013, with a unanimous vote.

Psychology Department Marks 75 Years
May 1, 2013

march17On Thursday, June 6, faculty, alumni, and guests of the Department of Psychology of the Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership will gather in the Great Hall of Shepard Hall to kick off a year’s celebration of the 75th anniversary of the department.

CCNY Hosts Inaugural Anne and Bernard Spitzer Lecture
April 15,2013

Walter Russell Mead addresses America's "Asia pivot" in a time of upheaval.