To: All Requesters, Approvers and Other New Users of CUNYfirst Procurement. Please note the following regarding Business Units which I hope will clarify how to make your selection when creating a Requisition or conducting any other business in CUNYfirst Financials:
Access to the Chronicle of Higher Education is now by IP address rather than by username/password.
With the Spring 2013 issue, the name of the Library's newsletter changed to LibWire. Click on the link to view it.
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.
The Department of Performing and Fine Arts Welcomes New Faculty and Staff in the disciplines of Music, Fine Arts and Theatre Arts beginning the 2013-2014 Academic Year.
Effective Fall 2013 Sallie Mae will no longer visit the campus. However, you may still sign up for the tuition payment plan.
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.
Smartphone thefts have increased sharply in New York City in recently years due to their popularity around the city, the country, and the world.
The York College name is in the news this week in connection with the death of Dr. Richard G. Doty, York's first Latin American History specialist, who has died at the age of 71.
Please be on Alert...There have been 7 carjacking incidents in the month of May involving high end vehicles including but not limited to Mercedes, BMW and Range Rover etc.
In concert with the implementation of the CUNYfirst Purchasing and Accounts Payable modules for the Senior colleges, CUNY has issued a set of business procedures that will guide users on CUNY's use of the system and ensure compliance with procurement policies. Adherence to these procedures will be incorporated in CUNY's internal audits.
All Full-Time Employees (Excludes Faculty, Security, Skilled Trades) York College will again participate in the Four-Day Summer Work Week established by the University.
For many reasons, York College/CUNY’s Commencement 2013 was one for the record books.
As we progress through the semester, I pause to thank our students, faculty and staff for all you have done to make this a successful period regardless of some initial challenges associated with the CUNYfirst launch.
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.
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.
Recently students have been targeted by email scams/fraud centering on employment "opportunities." Primarily emails and job postings from Ernst & Young Management Consulting Services should not be responded to and should be reported to the York College Office of Career Services.
(covered period 4/1/12 - 3/31/13)