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Research into mechanics of a helicase protein is helping scientists understand DNA replication process. Image credit: Jillian Chase and David Jeruzalmi

CCNY researchers identify mechanics of initiator in DNA replication process, student recognized

New research from scientists at City College and the CUNY Graduate Center (GC/CUNY) is shedding light on the mechanics of a key component in DNA replication process, and earned a doctoral candidate a prestigious prize for her work co-authoring the research. Read More »
Michael Sorkin

AIA national honor for Spitzer School Distinguished Prof. Michael Sorkin

Michael Sorkin, Distinguished Professor in The City College of New York’s Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, is a recipient of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Collaborative Achievement Award. Read More »
Ahmed Mohamed

Grove School engineers win NSF CAREER Awards

Two Grove School engineers from The City College of New York are recipients of the National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career (NSF CAREER) Award, which supports early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in integrating research and education and to lead advances in the missions of their department and organization. Read More »
Nir Krakauer Monsoon Research

CCNY’s Nir Krakauer in monsoon research breakthrough

With average precipitation of 35 inches per four-month season over an area encompassing most of the Indian subcontinent, the South Asia summer monsoon is intense, only partly understood, and notoriously difficult to predict. Until now, according to findings by Nir Y. Krakauer, a City College of New York civil engineer. Read More »
CCNY-created OER have been downloaded 5,740 times benefiting faculty and students all over the world seeking free educational materials.

Zero textbook cost is call to action as CCNY converts to open educational resources

For the second year in a row, City College is participating in a $4 million grant awarded to CUNY by New York State to bring down the cost of textbooks and increase accessibility for students to free educational resources. Open Educational Resources (OER) is an initiative designed to increase affordability, access and academic success. Read More »
Gilda Barabino

CCNY Dean Gilda Barabino elected to National Academy of Engineering

Gilda A. Barabino, dean of The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering. She is now one of only six African-American women to hold the distinction. Read More »
New course offerings from Continuing and Professional Studies at CCNY include Phlebotomy

New Continuing and Professional Studies at CCNY courses introduced for Spring 2019

Continuing and Professional Studies at CCNY is introducing new, career-enhancing classes this Spring 2019 semester. An Introduction: Phase I Environmental Site Assessment for Commercial Real Estate at CCNY, ASTM International's flagship training course, will take place from April 23-24. It is aimed at environmental professionals who are already active in the industry and wish to be up to date in the application of standards-related expertise. Read More »
Andrew Rich, Colin Powell School Dean

Andrew Rich named Dean of CCNY’s Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership

Andrew Rich, CEO of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation and visiting professor at The City College of New York, is named the Dean of the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership and Professor of Political Science. Read More »
Princeton Review's 2019 The Best Value Colleges

Princeton Review names City College "Best Value Colleges: 2019 Edition"

The City College of New York is one of the nation's best colleges for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review®.” CCNY features in the 2019 edition of its annual guide, “The Best Value Colleges: 200 Schools with Exceptional ROI for Your Tuition Investment (Penguin Random House / Princeton Review Books, $22.99, January 29, 2019) available today. Read More »
Black History Month 2019

Black History Month 2019 events at CCNY

The Black History Month celebrations at The City College of New York commence with a kickoff event and discussion with Vanessa K. ​Valdés, director of the Black Studies Program.   The events are brought to you by the Student Life Activities Program Committee from the Department of Student Life & Leadership Development and the Black Studies Program. Read More »


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