York College, CUNY was in the mix on August 17, 2016 as Governor Andrew Cuomo came to Jamaica to announce a $10 million allocation as part of his Downtown Revitalization Initiative, a component of the state’s New York City Regional Economic Development Council (NYCREDC).
Alexis Haynie, a graduate of the York College, CUNY Class of 2016, was an excellent student throughout her college career; and her diligence has paid off with a graduate fellowship.
The CUNY Aviation Institute at York College recently received a $5,000 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank
The York College community is saddened by the death of Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, a hero pilot with the legendary Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, and a longtime CUNY colleague and friend to York.
York College’s 46th Commencement Exercises included a stirring keynote address by United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, the Honorable Julian Castro.
Honorable Julián Castro, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, will be the commencement speaker at York College, CUNY’s 46th Commencement Exercises on Friday, June 3, 2016.
The York College Valedictorian for the Class of 2016 has emerged and for the fifth consecutive year there is an affiliation with the Chemistry department.
Camilo Iribarren, a senior at York College, CUNY, is making a name for himself as a new author. His recently-published first novel, Conjuring Deception, is the story of a group of magicians helping an FBI agent to solve a series of sleight of hand crimes.
Annual Report of Receipt of Honoraria (covered period 4/1/15 – 3/31/16)
By Cindy Hicks, York Journalism Student
To support our commitment to disaster preparedness, York College Department of Public Safety has recently joined the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Partners in Preparedness (PIP) Program, which helps organizations prepare their employees, services, and facilities for disasters.
York College, CUNY can now add alumna Danielle S. Blount ’01 to its list of distinguished alumni in law. She was recently sworn in as Commissioner of Family Court, in Delaware.
Following a national search, Dr. Charles Gengler has been appointed Dean of the School of Business and Information Systems. Dr. Gengler is a Professor of Marketing with numerous publications and invited talks. Professor Gengler comes to York after more than 20 years of distinguished academic appointments, at least 15 years of which were spent at Baruch College/CUNY.
York College, CUNY student Ariel Rosario is going places thanks to his commitment to excellence, dedicated faculty and nurturing parents.
Tony Wan, the valedictorian of York's Class of 2012, is a featured student in "Stony Brook Matters,"a publication of Stony Brook University, where he is a first-year medical student.
Nearly 30 Occupational Therapy students recently realized their dream of graduating with their BS/MS degree from York College, CUNY.
After twenty-five years of being wrongfully incarcerated, Johnny Hincapie, now 43, came to York College, CUNY to speak to the college community about his ordeal in prison and his rise through despair through family support and religious faith.
On November 8th 2015, Queens held its annual walk for Breast Cancer and members of York College, CUNY's National Society of Leadership and Success participated in the walk.
Professor Tom Moore recently took students from his Digital Photojournalism class off campus to the funeral of Detective Randolph Holder.
Peter Mark was a founding member of the York College radio station, WYCR. After leaving York, Peter pursued a career in retail music with Record World/TSS chain.