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The City College of New York chosen as green college

  The City College of New York has been selected as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges according to The Princeton Review, which features City College in the 2017 edition of The Princeton Review Guide to 375 Green Colleges.    Read More »
David Lohman

Convergent evolution of mimetic butterflies confounds classification

David Lohman, associate professor of biology at The City College of New York’s Division of Science, is co-author of a landmark paper on butterflies  “An illustrated checklist of the genus Elymnias Hübner, 1818 (Nymphalidae, Satyrinae).” Lohman and his colleagues from Taiwan and Indonesia revise the taxonomy of Asian palmflies in the genus Elymnias Read More »
Grove School of Engineering

NSF awards CCNY consortium $5.2 million to advance fluids research

The City College of New York-based CUNY Energy Institute is the recipient of a five-year $5.2 million National Science Foundation PIRE grant for advanced research on complex fluids. It will fund the Institute’s “PIRE: Multi-scale, Multi-phase Phenomena in Complex Fluids for the Energy Industries” project that involves 11 international partner institutions from France, Germany and Norway. Read More »
Shubha Govind Wasp Research

CCNY-led research team identifies new organelle in parasitic wasp venom

City College of New York biologist Shubha Govind and her research team have identified the composition of “virus-like particles" (VLPs) found in the venom of a wasp that is a parasite of fruit flies. Invisible to the eye, wasp VLPs suppress the flies’ immune responses by killing their blood cells. Read More »
CCNY Shepard Hall

CCNY surges in 2018 U.S. News Best Regional Universities rankings

The City College of New York remains among the top 100 Best Regional Universities in the North and a Top Public School in the North, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2018 rankings. Read More »
New department of Anthropology, Gender and International Studies chair Irina Carlota "Lotti" Silber, left, joined by International Studies director Sarah Muir (center) and Gender Studies director Asale Angel-Ajani (right).

CCNY announces consolidated department of Anthropology, Gender Studies and International Studies

    The City College of New York is proud to announce the merger of the Anthropology department with two programs, International Studies and Women’s Studies, into one integrated department within the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership.   Read More »
Terri Watson citation

Borough President honors CCNY educator Terri N. Watson

In an effort increase the number of health professionals from Harlem and to improve health outcomes in the community, Terri N. Watson, a City College of New York educator, co-created the CCNY-based Growing Our Own Doctor’s Project. For that, the Harlem native is an honoree at the 48th Annual African-American Day Parade on Sept. 17. Healthcare is this year’s theme. Read More »
Michel Ghosn

CCNY engineering professor Michel Ghosn wins international award

Michel Ghosn, a civil engineering professor in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering, is the winner of the 2017 IASSAR Research Award. The award is presented every four years by the International Association on Structural Safety and Reliability at its quadrennial meeting. Read More »
Rommi Smith

Rommi Smith, British Parliament’s Writer-in-Residence, performs at CCNY

City College of New York’s MFA in Creative Writing Program, whose mentors have ranged from literary great Donald Barthelme to distinguished poet Marilyn Hacker, welcomes British playwright, poet and the U.K. Parliament’s inaugural Writer-in-Residence Rommi Smith for a talk and reading. Her talk, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, in the Rifkind Room (NAC 6/316) is entitled “Our Voices, Ourselves.” On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Smith will give a reading and performance from 5 p.m. Read More »
Original sketch by George Lois

Legendary art director celebrated, works exhibited at City College

  The work of groundbreaking art director George Lois will be on display at The City College of New York and celebrated with an opening reception on Tuesday, September 12.    Read More »


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