2020 Women’s History Month events at CCNY

The City College of New York celebrates Women’s History Month with a kickoff from the Department of Student Life & Leadership Development. All events are focused on opening a dialogue around empowerment and leadership.

The schedule of events is as follows:

Women's Herstory Month Kickoff takes place on Thursday, March 5 from 12-2 p.m. in the NAC Ballroom and is open to the CCNY community. There will be free food for all participants and a dialogue around empowerment and how to serve communities best. 

The 8th Annual Women's Leadership Summit takes place on Friday, March 13 from 9a.m.-3 p.m. in the NAC Ballroom. The mission of the summit is to inspire and empower students with leadership qualities to foster their skills to take on or continue in their leadership roles on and off-campus. 

The theme for this year’s summit is “Navigating and Forging Your Essence.” There is free food for all participants and the event is open to all CUNY students. 

To RSVP to both events, please click here.

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Since 1847, The City College of New York has provided a high-quality and affordable education to generations of New Yorkers in a wide variety of disciplines. CCNY embraces its position at the forefront of social change. It is ranked #1 by the Harvard-based Opportunity Insights out of 369 selective public colleges in the United States on the overall mobility index. This measure reflects both access and outcomes, representing the likelihood that a student at CCNY can move up two or more income quintiles. In addition, the Center for World University Rankings places CCNY in the top 1.2% of universities worldwide in terms of academic excellence. Labor analytics firm Emsi puts at $1.9 billion CCNY’s annual economic impact on the regional economy (5 boroughs and 5 adjacent counties) and quantifies the “for dollar” return on investment to students, taxpayers and society.  At City College, more than 16,000 students pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees in eight schools and divisions, driven by significant funded research, creativity and scholarship. CCNY is as diverse, dynamic and visionary as New York City itself. View CCNY Media Kit.


Ashley Arocho
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