- York College Merit Scholars Featuring the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra
York College is proud to present the 6th Annual Merit Scholars Benefit featuring nine-time Grammy Award winner and 2013's National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Master, Eddie Palmieri and the Eddie Palmieri salsa orchestra.
- Tony Vails Named Second-Team CUNYAC All-Star; Vanessa Rivera Wins Burt Beagle Sportsmanship Award
York College junior guard Tony Vails has been named to the 2012 CUNY Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball All-Star team, earning a second-team selection. In addition, senior women’s basketball player Vanessa Rivera was honored with the Burt Beagle Sportsmanship Award. The awards were announced Thursday afternoon during the CUNY Athletic Conference Basketball Press Luncheon.
- Students Secure Legislative Internships
Three top York College students won spring 2012 Caucus CUNY Scholarships. The students - Shemeka Headen, Ashley Torres, and Davanie Adams - guided by Distinguished Lecturer Ron Daniels, are excited about their new ventures and have high expectations in rep- resenting both them- selves and York.”
- York Alumna Wins Council Seat
In its 45-year history York College has had only three known graduates elected to political office; but it can now add a fourth.
- Deputy Mayor Gives Breakfast Crowd Something To Chew On
The Bloomberg Administration recently took its report of economic growth on the road to a breakfast gathering at York College/CUNY, earlier this month.
- October Italian Heritage & Culture Month 2011
Dr. Donna M. Chirico, Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Department of Behavioral Sciences at York College, was recently seen on Italics (on CUNY-TV) where a conference at which she spoke was televised.
- Graduate and Speech/Theatre Major Dies
On Saturday, February 18, Gloria Lowery Tyrrell, a York College graduate and former Speech Communication/Theatre Arts major passes away.
- Pre-Medical Meeting
A representative from NY College of Osteopathic Medicine will be at York to answer your questions about this alternative to allopathic medical education.
- The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans Deadline
The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields.
- JFK Air Cargo Association Scholarship Deadline
In order for students to be eligible, they must:
Have a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) at the time of the scholarship award.
Be classified a Junior with at least 61 credits or Senior, with at least 94 credits.
Be pursuing a BS in Aviation Management.
Submit a complete written application, to be found on the York College website, including one letter of recommendation from the student’s professor.