News

Student and Alumni News and Announcements News
York Revives Radio Station with Donation from Alumnus Founder

York Revives Radio Station with Donation from Alumnus Founder

For many years after York College moved to its permanent campus in 1986, its radio station (YCR) was silent, until Anthony Andrews, a York alum and administrator, advocated for its revival.

York Revives Radio Station with Donation from Alumnus Founder - Read More…

Fine Arts Professor Returns To York With ‘Diva’ Collection

Fine Arts Professor Returns To York With ‘Diva’ Collection

By Brittney Adamson, York Journalism Major. Cold wax covers the canvases and the back of her paintbrush etches the lyrics of Beyoncé’s “I’m a Diva” in the background of the painting entitled, “Bamana Beyoncé.”

Fine Arts Professor Returns To York With ‘Diva’ Collection - Read More…

York Hosts NY1 for Post-Election Breakfast Discussion

York Hosts NY1 for Post-Election Breakfast Discussion

On Friday, November 8th, York College/CUNY hosted the latest in its Executive Leadership Breakfast Series. The breakfast featured Errol Louis, host of NY1’s "Inside City Hall" and Bob Hardt, political director of NY1 News, as commentators.

York Hosts NY1 for Post-Election Breakfast Discussion - Read More…

York's First Distinguished Professor Dies

York's First Distinguished Professor Dies

Famed film critic, Stanley Kaufman recently died; and while the many newspaper obituaries did not mention it, he once served as an English professor at York.

York's First Distinguished Professor Dies - Read More…

York Chemistry Grad Returns for Impressive Presentation

York Chemistry Grad Returns for Impressive Presentation

He has been gone from York a mere two years, but Azhad Chowdhury, ‘11 already returned to his alma mater for a presentation of his research at Purdue University, where he is working toward a PhD in Analytical Chemistry.

York Chemistry Grad Returns for Impressive Presentation - Read More…

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler

Nikolaus Christmann, class of 1996, will be sharing stories from his book, The Butler's Dinner Stories, on Sunday, September 15 at King Manor Museum.

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler - Read More…

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler

Nikolaus Christmann, class of 1996, will be sharing stories from his book, The Butler's Dinner Stories, on Sunday, September 15 at King Manor Museum.

Etiquette Tips From York's Alumni Butler - Read More…

Aviation Major Scores Second NAFA Scholarship

Aviation Major Scores Second NAFA Scholarship

For the second year in a row York College/CUNY student, Muhammad Khattak has won an impressive scholarship from the National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA).

Aviation Major Scores Second NAFA Scholarship - Read More…

York's Henke Earns Fulbright

York's Henke Earns Fulbright

York College is proud to report that Assistant Provost, Dr. Holger Henke, has earned a Fulbright U.S.-United Kingdom International Education Administrators Program award.

York's Henke Earns Fulbright - Read More…

York College PAC to be Named for Past President

York College PAC to be Named for Past President

The Board of Trustees of The City University of New York (CUNY) recently approved the naming of the York College Performing Arts Center (the PAC) as "The Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center."

York College PAC to be Named for Past President - Read More…

York Early Academy Set To Graduate First Class

York Early Academy Set To Graduate First Class

On June 25th the York Early College Academy (YECA) will graduate its first cohort of students. But first, the inaugural class was feted at a breakfast in their honor at York College. The June 11th breakfast celebrated the graduating seniors, parents, teachers and administrators of the middle-through high school academy.

York Early Academy Set To Graduate First Class - Read More…

Valedictorian Sings Praises of York Mentors

Valedictorian Sings Praises of York Mentors

Debra Whorms has a brilliant and ready smile and the wattage was even brighter on graduation day. With an overall York GPA of 3.989 and perfect 4.0 in her Chemistry major, Ms. Whorms was ready for her close-up on Graduation Day, May 31th.

Valedictorian Sings Praises of York Mentors - Read More…

Graduates from Albania to Zambia Shine at 43rd Commencement Exercises

Graduates from Albania to Zambia Shine at 43rd Commencement Exercises

On Friday, May 31, 2013, York College will host its 43rd Commencement. At 1,046 strong, the Class of 2013 is the institution’s largest to date. Most are immigrants, spanning the globe from Albania to Zambia.

Graduates from Albania to Zambia Shine at 43rd Commencement Exercises - Read More…

Biomathematics Professor Keynotes for the 4th Annual Student Research Day

Biomathematics Professor Keynotes for the 4th Annual Student Research Day

On April 18, 2013, York College/CUNY hosted its Fourth Annual Research Day. Students across academic disciplines, alongside their faculty mentors, displayed their research outcomes to an audience of college, community members and guests.

Biomathematics Professor Keynotes for the 4th Annual Student Research Day - Read More…

At 46, Age Not Holding Back York’s Moczulski

At 46, Age Not Holding Back York’s Moczulski

It's a key conference match against Hunter College, and Andrzej Moczulski, the #4 singles player on the York College men’s tennis team, is in a tight match when a ball that appears to be out is called in by the official.

At 46, Age Not Holding Back York’s Moczulski - Read More…

York Alum Completes PhD at Yale

York Alum Completes PhD at Yale

Vanessa Crevecoeur-Ducas '07, has completed a doctorate degree six years after graduating from York College/CUNY with her undergraduate degree in Chemistry. She was the first York student to win the UNCF-Merck Award. Fittingly, it was her York mentor, Chemistry professor, Dr. Ruel Desamero, who shared her graduation news with the college community.

York Alum Completes PhD at Yale - Read More…

Document Actions