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CUNYfirst Announcement
The CUNYfirst Central team is now announcing target dates when they will add new tools for six more colleges (BMCC, Brooklyn College, College of Staten Island, Hunter College, New York City College of Technology and York College).

Wave 3 Legacy Student Systems Unavailable
This note reminds you, legacy (SIMS and TIFF) Student Administrative systems are unavailable after 5pm today, March 22, 2013.

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Black History Month Lecture Resource List
The following is the resource list provided by Dr. Ron Daniels during his February 19, 2013, Black History Month Lecture.

Director of Counseling Appointed
Dear York College Family, It gives me great pleasure to inform you that after an extensive search for a Director of Counseling at York, Cicely Horsham-Brathwaite, PhD, has been selected for the position.

Chancellor Goldstein's Announcement
Message to the College Community From President Keizs

Mar 13

Heroes/Sheroes Appreciation Event
2D01 - Faculty Dining Room 10:00 PM

May 8

Healthy Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

Apr 10

Health Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

Communications and Marketing Update
As of Tuesday, April 9, Linda Zango-Haley has completed her assignment with us as Acting Director of Communications and Marketing. We appreciate her many contributions to York's marketing effort over the course of the last year.

Apr 3

Healthy Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

Apr 22

Poetry Reading by Nina Bannett
AC-2D01 10:30 PM

Apr 17

Healthy Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

Mar 20

Healthy Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

Apr 25

Bookstore Flash Sale
York College Bookstore 01:00 PM

York's Men's Volleyball Earns Spot into ECAC Tournament
The York College men's volleyball team has secured a bid to the 2013 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Division Championship. The Cardinals have earned the #3 seed and will battle Ramapo College in the semifinal round on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. The one-day tournament will be hosted by Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Maryland.

May 14

Community Law Day Symposium
Atrium 10:00 PM

York Alum Completes PhD at Yale
Vanessa Crevecoeur-Ducas '07, has completed a doctorate degree six years after graduating from York College/CUNY with her undergraduate degree in Chemistry. She was the first York student to win the UNCF-Merck Award. Fittingly, it was her York mentor, Chemistry professor, Dr. Ruel Desamero, who shared her graduation news with the college community.

Apr 25

Racism in Sports
AC 3B07 11:00 PM

Call for Fall 2013 CETL Events
To All York Faculty and Staff: The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) invites proposals from York faculty to present workshops, presentations, panels, or brown bag discussions that promote faculty development around teaching and learning.

Apr 15

Works in Progress - English Department Series
English Depart Conference Room AC-2A15 05:15 PM

Apr 15

11 Days to York College Foundation Benefit Concert
Performing Arts Center 11:30 PM

Two New Counselors Join Student Development
Dear Colleagues, As we continue to strengthen our commitment to enhance the curricular and co-curricular experiences of our students through the programs, services and staff in the Division of Student Development, I am happy to inform you that Dr. Jayoung “Jay” Choi and Dr. Sidney Smith will be joining the York College Counseling Services team as of May 20th.

Safe Passage Program/Up-Till Midnight
Please be advised that the Public Safety Office is implementing a “Safe Passage Initiative” during the “Up-Till-Midnight Program,” to ensure the safe arrival of members of the campus community to the Archer Ave/Parsons Blvd. Subway station after their evening classes and late night study sessions.

Mar 19

Pre-Med Lecture Series
AC-4E07 04:00 PM

Mar 14

Imitation of Life Film Screening and Discussion
African American Resource Center, 3B04 08:00 PM

Food Services Adjusted Schedule Notice
The Main Cafeteria will be closed on Friday

At 46, Age Not Holding Back York’s Moczulski
It's a key conference match against Hunter College, and Andrzej Moczulski, the #4 singles player on the York College men’s tennis team, is in a tight match when a ball that appears to be out is called in by the official.

Apr 8

The Barbershop
2D01 - Faculty Dining Room 09:00 PM

Community Survey
Would you like to have better stores and restaurants near our campus?

May 16

01:00 PM

York Aviation Students in the News
York College Aviation students recently enjoyed a day of flight training in Connecticut flying out of Republic Airport on Long Island. Among those at Republic to cheer on the students were President Marcia V. Keizs, Provost Ivelaw L. Griffith, Dr. Alfred Ntoko, dean of the School of Business and Information Systems, and Professors Olajide Oladipo, Chun-Pin Hsu and Wayne Forester.

Mar 16

A World Music Celebration
Faculty Dinning Room (2D01) 12:00 AM

York Alum Making News in AIDS 'Cure'
Deborah Persaud, M.D., a York College/CUNY graduate of the Class of 1981, is being celebrated as part of the team that may have discovered a way to "functionally cure" AIDS in infants.

Research Day Set for Live Video Stream
On April 18, York College/CUNY will host its Fourth Annual Research Day. Students across academic disciplines, alongside their faculty mentors, will display their research outcomes to an audience of college community members and guests.

Limited Parking Availability on Monday, April 15, 2013
There will be limited parking spaces available in the main (east) parking lot on Monday, April 15, 2013. Parking spaces behind the Performing Arts Center will be reserved for the York College Foundation's 6th Annual Scholarship Benefit, featuring nine-time Grammy Award winner and 2013's National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Master, Eddie Palmieri and the Eddie Palmieri salsa orchestra.

Additional Training Sessions - CUNYfirst Campus Solutions
Be sure to registrar for the Introduction Course if you have not claimed your CUNYfirst account, have never be exposed to the system, or if you are not sure of the training courses you should take.

Apr 11

Physician Alumni Panel
AC-1M06 04:00 PM

Volunteering Opportunities with Jumpstart
Looking for a volunteer experience that allows you to work with small groups of preschool children on language and literacy, build on management, professional and leadership skills and work with a great team of people?

York Professor Gets Fulbright
For the second time in three years, a York faculty member has been granted a Fulbright award. Dr. Selena T. Rodgers, an assistant professor of Social Work in York’s School of Health and Behavioral Sciences, is the second professor to earn Fulbright designation in that school, following in the footsteps of Teacher Education professor, Dr. Linda Gerena, who was granted the Fulbright Fellowship in 2010.

Panels for Research Day
Below is the list of panels that will be part of Student Research Day.

Apr 27

YCBB & YC Blue Notes Perform at Queens Jazz Festival
Flushing Town Hall; 137-35 Northern Blvd 07:30 PM

York Play Discussed in Huffington Post Blog
Lebanese Director Hadi Tabbal Discusses His Upcoming Production, 'After,' at the York College Little Theatre. Click on the link or paste to your browser to read....

Aladdin's Online Catering System
The York College Community can now place catering orders through Aladdin's catering management system Catertrax.

The Passing of Prof. Arthur Anderson
Arthur Anderson, former Professor of Fine Arts, passed away on March 11, from complications of Pneumonia after having been hospitalized because of a fall in his home.

Bursar's Office Closing Notice
During Spring Break, March 25 through April 2, 2013, the Bursar's Office will be closed to complete CUNYfirst Training.

York Men’s Volleyball Earns Berth into ECAC Tournament
The York College men’s volleyball team has secured a bid to the 2013 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Division Championship. The Cardinals have earned the #3 seed and will battle Ramapo College in the semifinal round on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. The one-day tournament will be hosted by Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Maryland.

Apr 4

Interested In Becoming A Diplomat?
AC-4D02 07:00 PM

Apr 24

Healthy Life Style-Presentation
Academic Core Building-Atrium 05:00 PM

CurrStudent Studies Abroad in Greece
York College students continue to pursue study abroad experiences to enhance their in-class, on-campus experiences and Yssed "David" Tobo is one such student.