News

Site News
York Welcomes Talented New Members To Board

York Welcomes Talented New Members To Board

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.”

York Welcomes Talented New Members To Board - Read More…

Psychology Major Barbara Krinksy, '80

Psychology Major Barbara Krinksy, '80

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.

Psychology Major Barbara Krinksy, '80 - Read More…

Geology Major Cleans Up

Geology Major Cleans Up

Geology major Avanel Cunningham has been awarded a Brownfield Scholarship for the 2010-2011 academic year at York College, CUNY

Geology Major Cleans Up - Read More…

York Sends 'All Stars' To Honda Competition

York Sends 'All Stars' To Honda Competition

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.

York Sends 'All Stars' To Honda Competition - Read More…

York Impresses In HBCU Business Faceoff

York Impresses In HBCU Business Faceoff

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.

York Impresses In HBCU Business Faceoff - Read More…

Prof. Nath's Excellent Math Adventure

Prof. Nath's Excellent Math Adventure

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."

Prof. Nath's Excellent Math Adventure - Read More…

York Students: Apply for Project CHANGE and Earn Tuition Assistance

York Students: Apply for Project CHANGE and Earn Tuition Assistance

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.

York Students: Apply for Project CHANGE and Earn Tuition Assistance - Read More…

Molina Healthcare Of Florida Honors York College Alumna As A Community Champion

Molina Healthcare Of Florida Honors York College Alumna As A Community Champion

TAMPA, FL – June 1, 2010 – Molina Healthcare of Florida recognized six unsung heroes at its first annual Community Champions Awards dinner, which was held at the Florida Aquarium in Tampa.

Molina Healthcare Of Florida Honors York College Alumna As A Community Champion - Read More…

Student Follows Rocky Path to Original Geology Research in Yemen

Student Follows Rocky Path to Original Geology Research in Yemen

As the summer semester gets going, we celebrate the small-college experience that gives York its distinct personality in the City University system. The close student-faculty relationship here encourages undergraduates to engage in high-level academic research, from first idea to final presentation. Here is one team that has had its share of adventure:

Student Follows Rocky Path to Original Geology Research in Yemen - Read More…

Examining August Wilson's African-American voice raises York student's career sights

Examining August Wilson's African-American voice raises York student's career sights

This summer we celebrate the small-college experience that gives York its distinct personality in the City University system. The close student-faculty relationship here encourages undergraduates to engage in high-level academic research, from first idea to final presentation. Here is one team that makes the connection:

Examining August Wilson's African-American voice raises York student's career sights - Read More…

Henke Assumes Presidency of Caribbean Group

Henke Assumes Presidency of Caribbean Group

Dr. Holger Henke, Assistant Provost at York College, CUNY, recently assumed the Presidency of the Caribbean Studies Association (CSA), the largest professional organization of scholars and activists working on issues pertaining to the Caribbean region.

Henke Assumes Presidency of Caribbean Group - Read More…

Jamaica’s Sovereignty Saga, Crisis in the Caribbean Nation

Jamaica’s Sovereignty Saga, Crisis in the Caribbean Nation

Some Caribbean people—in and out of the region—long have taken gang operations for granted. But the current Jamaican saga forces many individuals to raise several questions—about governance and other consequences for Jamaica , potential impact on Jamaica ’s dealings with the United States generally, and security implications for the Caribbean as a whole, among other things.

Jamaica’s Sovereignty Saga, Crisis in the Caribbean Nation - Read More…

CT Program Unveils Spring 2010 Video Productions

CT Program Unveils Spring 2010 Video Productions

These videos were provided and funded by the Communications Technology Program, in conjunction with the Department of Academic Computing and Educational Technology. Without collaboration and support by academic programs and the administration, this service to the campus would not be possible. The Communications Technology Program looks forward to your continued support in the coming academic year.

CT Program Unveils Spring 2010 Video Productions - Read More…

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology Gets Initial Accreditation

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology Gets Initial Accreditation

Dr. Dana Fusco, Dean of the School of Health & Behavioral Sciences, recently announced to the York College community that the Medical Laboratory Scientist program at the College has been awarded initial accreditation by the National Review Board.

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology Gets Initial Accreditation - Read More…

Science Majors Racking Up Scholarships At York

Science Majors Racking Up Scholarships At York

The saying that it’s nice to know people but nicer to have people know you, was proven at York recently when an alumnus of the College came home to recruit outstanding students for his institution’s PhD program in microbiology.

Science Majors Racking Up Scholarships At York - Read More…

Undergraduate Research: the Relationship Changes Everything

Undergraduate Research: the Relationship Changes Everything

In the week leading up to commencement, we celebrate the small-college experience that gives York College its distinct personality in the City University system. The close student-faculty relationship at York enables undergraduates to engage in high-level academic research, from first idea to final presentation. Here is a look at one of the students who participated in the first Research Day.

Undergraduate Research: the Relationship Changes Everything - Read More…

York’s Wickham Named Athlete of the Year; Pope Sweeps Coach of the Year Awards

York’s Wickham Named Athlete of the Year; Pope Sweeps Coach of the Year Awards

York College sophomore Kadisha Wickham has been named the 2010 CUNY Athletic Conference Track and Field Athlete of the Year and York Head Coach Thomas Pope has won both the men’s and women’s CUNYAC Coach of the Year Honors. Also earning accolades was senior Alexandra Nkrumah, who won the CUNYAC Sportsmanship Award, while also earning All-Star status. Eight other York College athletes earned All-Star honors as well.

York’s Wickham Named Athlete of the Year; Pope Sweeps Coach of the Year Awards - Read More…

Research in poetry: Engineers of the heart bridge language gap

Research in poetry: Engineers of the heart bridge language gap

In the week leading up to commencement, we celebrate the small-college experience that gives York its distinct personality in the City University system. The close student-faculty relationship here encourages undergraduates to engage in high-level academic research, from first idea to final presentation. Here is a look at two students who met in a poetry class:

Research in poetry: Engineers of the heart bridge language gap - Read More…

York Spreads Research Wings and Soars

York Spreads Research Wings and Soars

April 15th wasn’t just “Tax Day. It was also Research Day -- at York College. York has joined the Council on Undergraduate Research, the premiere organization monitoring, studying and showcasing undergraduate research.

York Spreads Research Wings and Soars - Read More…

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien Returns: Screens Haiti Doc

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien Returns: Screens Haiti Doc

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien returned to the York College Performing Arts Center on Friday, April 30, 2010 with an advance look at “Rescued,” a documentary about the children of Haiti, before and after January’s earthquake.

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien Returns: Screens Haiti Doc - Read More…

Document Actions