Dean Panayiotis Meleties of the School of Arts & Sciences is included among distinguished faculty, administrators honored in the Research Foundation of The City University of New York's annual report. Here's what they had to say:
York College Athletic Director and head coach of men’s basketball, Ronald St. John was recently elected the vice-president for the CUNY Athletic Conference for the 2010-11 and 2011-12 school year.
Jessica Cherry, the Assistant Athletic Director at York College, has been selected to take part in the inaugural NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum.
Keynote Address at the York College Fall Convocation 2010 Dr. Howard Ruttenberg Professor of Philosophy Dept. of History & Philosophy School of Arts & Sciences.
Batting leadoff in this year's Provost Lecture Series: Dr. Robert Aceves, director of the CUNY Aviation Institute at York College. His subject: "Chicanas and Chicanos in Aviation: Overcoming Barriers." Monday September 20 at 1 p.m., Room 4M05. Here's a preview:
YorkFest is a celebration of York College spirit, welcoming the relationship between the students, faculty and staff of York and the surrounding community. Find yourself in the gallery of photos from this past Saturday's 5th Annual YorkFest.
Interns receive in-depth training, have a mentored experience that is challenging and stimulating, acquire technical skills, work with professionals in their field, and gain invaluable experience that will help them in future career or educational paths. York College interns also earn academic credit and receive a stipend.
To support outstanding students who wish to major in the sciences, York College and the U. S. FDA have created an honors scholarship program.
Freshman Reader Day combined "Outcasts United," the immigrant experience and lessons from the Provost and Confucius. Also pizza.
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Journalism major Alicia Taylor-Domville was part of the midweek retreat in early August that gave birth to Cardinal Crew, a diverse group of students who are committed to growing York spirit as they learn leadership skills. Here’s her report:
Everyone must enter and exit the Library through the 3rd floor G-wing doorway only. Anyone wanting to go to the 3H corridor (e.g., Academic Achievement/Tutoring Center, the 3H classrooms, or the CUNY Peace Officer Academy) should enter directly through the 3rd floor H-wing doorway.
York College of the City University of New York recently appointed three new members to the York College Foundation Board, including two alums and a former York “first lady.”
A must-see video for new and returning students! York College Library encourages students to make use of library resources. If you do, you can earn grades like his.
I am Barbara Krinksy and I graduated with my BA in Psychology in June 1980. I would like to say that attending York college between 1977 and 1980 were perhaps the best years of my life.
Geology major Avanel Cunningham has been awarded a Brownfield Scholarship for the 2010-2011 academic year at York College, CUNY
For the fourth year in a row, Dr. Farley Mawyer and a revolving group of students have participated in the Honda All-Star Challenge in Orlando, Florida.
In early June the Office of Career Services took six York students, to the National Urban League’s 41st Annual Black Executive Exchange Program Leadership Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Dr. Rishi Nath has agreed to blog about his travels this summer as he visits universities in Europe for academic events. "I hope it gives a flavor for what research trips are like for students who are considering a career in mathematics (or academics in general) or those who are guess curious as to what mathematicians do outside the classroom."
The CUNY Creative Arts Team (CAT) has been awarded major five-year funding from the New York State Department of Health for a program that will involve selected students from York College.