- Introducing Course Fees
Starting Fall 2012, some courses will be charging fees to cover materials, services or transportation related to the courses. Following the model already used by other CUNY colleges, York recently implemented these course fees to defray costs previously covered by the College.
- York Professor Scores Major Grant
Dr. Timothy Paglione, the current chairperson of the Department of Earth and Physical Sciences at York College/CUNY, recently received a National Science Foundation award from the Partnerships in Astronomy & Astrophysics Research and Education program (PAARE).
- York College Website Redesign
To the College Community: We are pleased to announce the launch of the College’s new website redesign on Wednesday, September 12, 2012.
- The VITA Program
VITA is a free tax preparation program that is offered to low income, elderly and disabled members of the community who are not able to pay for these services.
- Rivera-Valdes Appointed Convocation Professor 2012
Dr. Sonia Rivera-Valdés, a full professor in the Department of Foreign Languages (School of Arts & Sciences) has been selected as the 2012-2013 Convocation Professor.
- CUNY's "2012 Science All Star Team"
York College is included in CUNY’s "2012 Science All Star Team" ad featuring recent grads throughout the university, who have received prestigious scholarship/fellowships to graduate programs. Kirk Haltaufderhyde, ’11, the York graduate featured in the ad, was a mentee of Biology professor, Gerald McNeil. Kirk was recruited to Brown University by Dr. Andrew Campbell (York, ’81) a professor of Medical Science at the Rhode Island-based Ivy League.
- Fatherhood Initiative Kick-Off Event
The York College Male Initiative Program is launching its newest activity, the Fatherhood Initiative. In keeping with President Obama's, "My Brother's Keeper Initiative," our goal is to help address the needs of young fathers as they prepare for college completion.
- Inaugural Employee Appreciation Ceremony
Recognizing the need to formally honor employees for their ongoing dedication and contribution to the success of York College, President Marcia V. Keizs would like to say, thank you.
- Provost Lecture Series: Adventures in the Martian Sandbox
This 2015 Provost Lecture explores York's First Contribution to NASA Funded Space Research.
- Khandaker, Nazrul
Nazrul Khandaker Professor - Earth and Physical Sciences - 718-262-2079