Browsing: higher education

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Kingsborough Community College (2001 Oriental Boulevard) is taking part in the ReServe’s College Success Coach Program, aimed at assisting recent high school graduates transition into their first year of college. The program, funded by Open Society Foundations, will match 200 first-year students from community colleges across the city with trained mentors, who will provide students…

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Five Kingsborough Community College (2001 Oriental Boulevard) athletes were presented with awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association this year for excellence on and off the field. The athletes not only demonstrated excellent sportsmanship, but have also shown outstanding academic abilities and dedication to their studies. The NJCAA awards are separated into three categories.…

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Matilda Raffa Cuomo, wife of former Governor Mario Cuomo, will deliver the address at Kingsborough Community College’s 47th commencement ceremony, the school has announced. Matilda and Mario Cuomo will also be honored with the President’s Medal at the ceremony, which takes place June 12 on the school grounds at 2001 Oriental Boulevard. From the school’s…

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Kingsborough Community College (2001 Oriental Boulevard) is one of 10 community colleges from around the country selected to participate in a new initiative focused on civic learning the the humanities. The program, called “Bridging Cultures to Form a Nation: Difference, Community and Democratic Thinking” brings teams from all 10 colleges together to design a three-year…

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The clock is ticking! There are only 215 days left for smokers to enjoy a cigarette on the Kingsborough Community College campus (2001 Oriental Boulevard). Working alongside The Center for Tobacco Policy, the City University of New York (CUNY) has chosen to ban smoking on all of its facilities system-wide, and that includes the Manhattan Beach-based…

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This is a paid announcement from BramsonORT College, a co-educational private not-for-profit college for students seeking an associate’s degree. Looking for the best opportunities in a tough economy? Need job specific training? Then BramsonORT is the place for you. Locally-based at 8109 Bay Parkway in Bensonhurst, BramsonORT offers certificates and associate’s degree programs to give you…

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This is a paid announcement from BramsonORT College, a co-educational private not-for-profit college for students seeking an associate degree. You are cordially invited to attend our Open House Events at BramsonORT College. Come and discover the best small, private, not-for-profit college! BramsonORT College, located at 8109 Bay Parkway, Brooklyn, is holding open houses for perspective students…

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The next time you hear someone coolly drop the old maxim, “Those who can’t do, teach,” remind them of Kingsborough Community College Physical Sciences Professor Dr. Harold C. Connolly, Jr. and his research partner, CUNY undergraduate intern Stuart A. Sweeney Smith. The two ‘rock’ stars from Southern Brooklyn’s world of academia by the sea were part…