Dear Members and Friends of the CUNY community:
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).
This note reminds you, legacy (SIMS and TIFF) Student Administrative systems are unavailable after 5pm today, March 22, 2013.
Sample Message (System Inventory)
The following is the resource list provided by Dr. Ron Daniels during his February 19, 2013, Black History Month Lecture.
Please join the Biotechnology Club for its 2nd Annual Graduate Student Alumni Panel
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.
Message to the College Community From President Keizs
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.
The RN-BS & Generic Students will present information on the topic of Anxiety & Depression.
The RN-BS & Generic Students will present the topic of Obesity.
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.
The RN-BS &Generic Students will present on the topic of Stress Management.
Celebrate National Poetry Month at York with a reading by poet Nina Bannett.
The RN-BS & Generic students will present the topic of Sexually Transmitted Disease.
The RN-BS and Generic Students will present information on the topic of Diabetes Recognition and Prevention.
The York College Bookstore will be having a flash sale
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.
14th Annual Justice Kenneth N. Browne Community Law Day Symposium, stop and Frisk -- know your legal rights. End "Stop and Frisk" stop racial profiling.
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.
Presented by the African American Resource Center
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
Dr. Adam Aponte, MD, Assistant Dean for Diversity & Inclusion Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Considering graduate school in the sciences? There are over 4500 graduate school programs in biology and the life sciences in the United States.
The AARC Film Series invites York College faculty, students and community members to: Imitation of Life Film Screening and Discussion
The Main Cafeteria will be closed on Friday
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.
Is equality the same once you're released? Transitioning after incarceration!
Would you like to have better stores and restaurants near our campus?
The Library will be OPEN LATE during Final Exam
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.
York College Music Club and Cultural Diversity Center will host "A World Music Celebration."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
The York College Honors Program presents a screening of "Walk Right In: The Story of the Yale Summer High School"
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.
Below is the list of panels that will be part of Student Research Day.
Queens Jazz OverGround Presents Spring Jazz Festival 2013
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....
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.
The York College Community can now place catering orders through Aladdin's catering management system Catertrax.
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.
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.
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.
Students will learn about different career possibilities at the BA, MA and PsyD/PhD levels, and related graduate training.
During Spring Break, March 25 through April 2, 2013, the Bursar's Office will be closed to complete CUNYfirst Training.
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.
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
The RN-BS students will present the topic of Stroke Prevention.
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.