CCNY and PS 161 Present “Little Mermaid,” December 11
In a joint production with nearby PS 161, The City College of New York graduate educational theatre program presents a public performance of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid Jr.”, Thursday, December 11, at 6 p.m. The show at PS 161, located at Amsterdam Avenue and 133rd Street, Manhattan, will be preceded by a community potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m.Read More »
CCNY, Standard Chartered Bank Launch New Program for Women Entrepreneurs
The City College of New York’s Zahn Innovation Center has partnered with Standard Chartered Bank to establish a program dedicated to supporting early-stage women entrepreneurs. The Standard Chartered Technology Incubator for Women Entrepreneurs begins in the spring 2015 semester with $575,000 in funding over two years from the bank.Read More »
DSI Offers Mellon Fellowships to PhD Candidates
The CUNY Dominican Studies Institute (DSI) at The City College of New York has received a grant from the Mellon Foundation to encourage more doctoral dissertations in Latino studies. The DSI is one of four institutions in the nation that will offer Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) Mellon Fellowships to PhD candidates next spring.Read More »
Eight CCNY Alumni Highlight Dominican Success in the U.S.
Eight City College of New York alumni are among 22 notable New Yorkers of Dominican heritage whose success stories are told in “The Dominican Blue Book” that will be launched December 6, at CCNY. The gala event at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, marks the 20th anniversary of the City College-based CUNY Dominican Studies Institute (DSI). It will include an honors ceremony recognizing individuals and institutions that have helped advance the mission of the DSI.Read More »