In its 45-year history York College has had only three known graduates elected to political office; but it can now add a fourth.
The Bloomberg Administration recently took its report of economic growth on the road to a breakfast gathering at York College/CUNY, earlier this month.
Dr. Mark Schuller, an assistant professor of African American Studies and Anthropology in the Department of Social Sciences at York College, took a group of students to the earthquake-devastated island of Haiti for a fact finding mission a year and a half after the January 2010 disaster.
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.
On Saturday, February 18, Gloria Lowery Tyrrell, a York College graduate and former Speech Communication/Theatre Arts major passes away.
Therry Jean-Louis and Cassiany Alexandre have a lot in common. Both are Clinical Laboratory Science majors, both grew up in Haiti and will graduate from York next spring; but equally important, both are budding humanitarians.
Jasmine Osorio travelled to the Mathematical Science Research Institute at the University of California Berkeley for a summer research experiences during the summer of 2011 the topic was Mathematical Finance.
The relationship between York College and its American Airlines neighbor at John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport continues to grow and indeed, to flourish.
Excluded Minor Results in Matroids talk by Dr. Sandra Kingan, Mathematics Department, Brooklyn College on Monday, November 14, 2011; 11am-12pm (lunch to follow)
Dr. Carole Berotte Joseph, a member of the York College Class of 1971, launched academic year 2010-2011 as president of Bronx Community College (BCC) following her appointment by the CUNY Board of Trustees earlier this year.
It was an event 45 years in the making and worth every year of the wait. York College used the occasion of its 45th birthday to honor its longest serving president, Dr. Milton Bassin, who retired 20 years ago after 20 years of service to the college.
Anthony Castro wanted an adventure that would add meaning to his life and he recently found it in the Central American nation of Costa Rica, as a volunteer in a childcare center.
On November 19, 2011 the York College Tensor Scholars Program sponsored a trip to the All for One Theater Festival, to see Truth Values: One Girl's Romp Through M.I.T.'s Male Math Maze
Breast Cancer Awareness Month has been a busy one for students in the CUNY Aviation Institute at York College as individual students and members of the Women in Aviation Club, lent their support to breast cancer awareness.
Cops and Robber on a cube talk by Dr. Kerry O’ Jakian, Mathematics Department, Queens College on Friday, October 21, 2011; 3pm-4pm (dinner to follow)
After wowing audiences in Queens, the York College theatre production, Istwa! received rave reviews at the 15th annual New York International Fringe Festival.
As a prolific undergraduate researcher at York College/CUNY, Daryl Ramai had studied two therapeutic drugs/molecules among various other areas in biochemistry.
Following an extensive national search, Dr. Marcia V. Keizs, president of York College/CUNY is pleased to welcome Dr. Geneva M. Walker-Johnson as Vice President for Student Development.
On Thursday, September 15th York College will formally open the 2011-2012 Academic Year with the annual Fall Convocation, which will be held in the large performance space of the Performing Arts Center.
A York College alumnus was recently announced as winner of a Fulbright Fellowship for fall 2011.