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New York State Budget Alert, Please Contact Legislators

Dear Members and Friends of the CUNY community:

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.

Fri Mar 15 16:00:00 2013

Biotechnology Club for its 2nd Annual Graduate Student Alumni Panel

Please join the Biotechnology Club for its 2nd Annual Graduate Student Alumni Panel

AC-4E07

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

Chancellor Goldstein's Announcement

Message to the College Community From President Keizs

Wed Mar 13 22:00:00 2013
Heroes/Sheroes Appreciation Event

Heroes/Sheroes Appreciation Event

The YC Mentoring Program, in conjunction with the Men's and Women's Centers, is sponsoring a Heroes/Sheroes Appreciation Event dedicated to those that have served as mentors to our students.

2D01 - Faculty Dining Room
Wed May 8 17:00:00 2013

Healthy Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS & Generic Students will present information on the topic of Anxiety & Depression.

Academic Core Building-Atrium
Wed Apr 10 17:00:00 2013

Health Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS & Generic Students will present the topic of Obesity.

Academic Core Building-Atrium

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.

Wed Apr 3 17:00:00 2013

Healthy Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS &Generic Students will present on the topic of Stress Management.

Academic Core Building-Atrium
Mon Apr 22 22:30:00 2013
Poetry Reading by Nina Bannett

Poetry Reading by Nina Bannett

Celebrate National Poetry Month at York with a reading by poet Nina Bannett.

AC-2D01
Wed Apr 17 17:00:00 2013

Healthy Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS & Generic students will present the topic of Sexually Transmitted Disease.

Academic Core Building-Atrium
Wed Mar 20 17:00:00 2013

Healthy Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS and Generic Students will present information on the topic of Diabetes Recognition and Prevention.

Academic Core Building-Atrium
Thu Apr 25 13:00:00 2013

Bookstore Flash Sale

The York College Bookstore will be having a flash sale

York College Bookstore
York's Men's Volleyball Earns Spot into ECAC Tournament

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.

Tue May 14 22:00:00 2013

Community Law Day Symposium

14th Annual Justice Kenneth N. Browne Community Law Day Symposium, stop and Frisk -- know your legal rights. End "Stop and Frisk" stop racial profiling.

Atrium
York Alum Completes PhD at Yale

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.

Thu Apr 25 23:00:00 2013

Racism in Sports

Presented by the African American Resource Center

AC 3B07
Thu Mar 14 14:30:00 2013

300 Middle School Students to Visit York for Social Justice Lecture

York College will host 300 students from Middle School 356 (6th and 7th graders) for an informative Social Justice lecture by two York professors, plus lunch and a tour of the campus by students and Admissions personnel.

AC-2D01 and AC-1E07

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.

Mon Apr 15 17:15:00 2013

Works in Progress - English Department Series

English Depart Conference Room AC-2A15
Mon Apr 15 23:30:00 2013
11 Days to York College Foundation Benefit Concert

11 Days to York College Foundation Benefit Concert

You are invited to attend the York College Foundation's 6th Annual Scholarship Benefit. A special ticket price of $100 will be offered to York College faculty and staff.

Performing Arts Center
Tue Apr 16 16:00:00 2013

Report Back from Selma: Moderated by Dr. Ron Daniels

Dr. Ron Daniels and his students will report back to the college community on "The Significance of Selma in the Quest for a More Perfect Union."

AC-4M07

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.

Tue Mar 19 16:00:00 2013
Pre-Med Lecture Series

Pre-Med Lecture Series

Dr. Adam Aponte, MD, Assistant Dean for Diversity & Inclusion Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

AC-4E07
Tue Apr 30 16:00:00 2013

Researching and Selecting Graduate Schools in the Sciences

Considering graduate school in the sciences? There are over 4500 graduate school programs in biology and the life sciences in the United States.

AC 4E07
Thu Mar 14 20:00:00 2013

Imitation of Life Film Screening and Discussion

The AARC Film Series invites York College faculty, students and community members to: Imitation of Life Film Screening and Discussion

African American Resource Center, 3B04

Food Services Adjusted Schedule Notice

The Main Cafeteria will be closed on Friday

At 46, Age Not Holding Back York’s Moczulski

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.

Mon Apr 8 21:00:00 2013

The Barbershop

Is equality the same once you're released? Transitioning after incarceration!

2D01 - Faculty Dining Room

Community Survey

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

Thu May 16 13:00:00 2013

Library OPEN LATE

The Library will be OPEN LATE during Final Exam

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.

Sat Mar 16 00:00:00 2013

A World Music Celebration

York College Music Club and Cultural Diversity Center will host "A World Music Celebration."

Faculty Dinning Room (2D01)
York Alum Making News in AIDS 'Cure'

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

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.

Thu Apr 11 16:00:00 2013

Physician Alumni Panel

Ask our Star Panel of York alumni doctors about their careers and pointers about getting into medical school, succeeding there and launching careers in the specialty of your choice.

AC-1M06

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?

Tue Mar 19 16:00:00 2013
Walk Right In: The Story of the Yale Summer High School

Walk Right In: The Story of the Yale Summer High School

The York College Honors Program presents a screening of "Walk Right In: The Story of the Yale Summer High School"

York Professor Gets Fulbright

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.

Sat Apr 27 19:30:00 2013

YCBB & YC Blue Notes Perform at Queens Jazz Festival

Queens Jazz OverGround Presents Spring Jazz Festival 2013

Flushing Town Hall; 137-35 Northern Blvd

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....

Mon Apr 15 11:00:00 2013
Spring Day of Pilot Flight Training

Spring Day of Pilot Flight Training

On behalf of Dean Ntoko, I am glad to announce that the School of Business and Information Systems is going to hold the 2013 Spring Flight Training Day on April 15 for our aviation management students. This event is sponsored by the JFK Air Cargo Association and the Academy of Aviation.

Aladdin's Online Catering System

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

York Alum - Dr. Andrew Campbell in the News

York Alum - Dr. Andrew Campbell in the News

Program improves Ph.D. student diversity In the four years since Brown University established the Initiative to Maximize Student Development in its life sciences Ph.D. programs, enrollment and academic achievement among underrepresented minority students has increased markedly, according to new data published in the journalCBE-Life Sciences Education.

Tue May 7 20:00:00 2013

Honor Society Set to Host Spring Initiation

The Department of History and Philosophy is pleased to announce that The Tau Lambda Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society of York College will have its spring initiation.

AC 4M05

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.

Tue Apr 16 16:00:00 2013

Grad School & Career Info Session for Psych Majors

Students will learn about different career possibilities at the BA, MA and PsyD/PhD levels, and related graduate training.

AC-4D02

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

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.

Thu Apr 4 19:00:00 2013

Interested In Becoming A Diplomat?

The Political Science Program (Department of Behavioral Sciences) Presents: Interested In Becoming A Diplomat? A Talk About Careers with the United States Department of State

AC-4D02
Wed Apr 24 17:00:00 2013

Healthy Life Style-Presentation

The RN-BS students will present the topic of Stroke Prevention.

Academic Core Building-Atrium
CurrStudent Studies Abroad in Greece

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.