Trudy Rowe is a natural-born smiler and these days she has even more reasons to up the wattage. She has just been named valedictorian of the Class of 2011.
Legendary York College track and field and cross country coach Thomas Pope will retire following the end of the 2011 school year after 14 years leading the Cardinals.
On 4/11/11 York College hosted its Fourth Annual Foundation Board Gala in the Performing Arts Center, to a capacity crowd. The featured act, the musically versatile, 3 Mo’ Divas, filled the 1400-seat theatre with the joyful sounds of opera, blues, jazz, R&B and show tunes with aplomb.
The York College Health Promotion Center (HPC) held its 3rd annual Health Fair on April 6, 2011 and it was deemed the most successful.
The student chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) at York College recently held its 2nd AAAE York College/CUNY Chapter Speaker Series, entitled, “Having an Appropriate Attitude in the Professional Environment.”
Over the course of its 40 years of graduating students, York College has raked up almost 30 Salk Scholars and just added another one.
The exhaustive search for a permanent dean has concluded and Dr. Alfred Ngome Ntoko is now Dean designate of the School of Business and Information Systems (SBIS) at York College.
Dr. Aprille Ericsson, an aerospace engineer at National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will address graduates at York College’s 41st commencement exercise on June third, 2011.
Professor Zlabinger spent his winter break attending and performing at “MOMENT MUSIC Wien 2011,” in Vienna, Austria.
The York College athletics program is pleased to announce the addition of women’s soccer as the 17th NCAA Division III sport to its program. The Lady Cardinals will compete in women’s soccer starting in the Fall 2011 season.
A group of 28 children explored York College on Thursday, April 28th for the first annual Take Your Children to Work Day.
Jodiann Mattis is graduating from York College this spring but she is already enjoying the fruits of her education.
The Second Annual Research Day exhibit and seminar will take place on April 14th, 2011 and will feature the works of York College students from across the disciplines.
Camille Wynter, a graduating History major with interest in law, is in a good place. She is graduating with honors from York and heading to law school later in the year.
For the third consecutive season, the York College men’s volleyball team has advanced to the semifinals of the CUNY Athletic Conference Championships, thanks to a thrilling come-from-behind victory over rival CCNY in the quarterfinals Tuesday. York overcame a 2-0 deficit to win by a score of 3-2 (21-25, 19-25, 25-22, 32-30,17-15).
The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced the 2011 State Farm Coaches’ Division III All-America Teams and York College senior standout Marcel Esonwune has once again found himself on the team, earning a third-team selection.
Professor Tom Zlabinger and members of his York College Blue Notes are featured in Sunday's edition of the Daily News with quotes from Les Raphael of York’s College Now program. Congratulations to all!
Four Aviation Management students are having the opportunity to intern for China Airlines, the main carrier for Taiwan, the Republic of China, with flights to Taipei, its capital city.
York College senior men's basketball standout Marcel Esonwune has been named the 2010-11 CUNY Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year, while junior William Holley has been selected to the All-CUNYAC Second Team. Women’s basketball player Shadae Rice earned a second-team selection. The awards were announced at the CUNYAC Awards Luncheon at The Water Club in New York City Thursday afternoon
Speech Communication and Theatre Arts Major Stephanie Ogeleza is on fire. The graduating senior has written her second play and will produce, direct and perform in it at the Small Theatre of the Performing Arts Center at York College.