In The Press Archive

January
•  Documentary Photographer Marc Asnin’s Unflinching Images will be Featured in a Major Exhibit, Uncle Charlie, at the QCC Art Gallery, Beginning February 18 (01/29/2016)
•  Queensborough Students selected as finalists in the CUNYCapOne Innovation Challenge for Student Entrepreneurship Program (01/20/2016)
•  The Joys of Style and Sound come through in Marching Bands, a Newly Published Book by Celebrated Photographer and Queensborough Professor Jules Allen (01/20/2016)

February
•  Top Scores go to Numerous Queensborough Students in State and Regional Mathematics Contests (02/24/2016)
•  Audiences Will Howl at the Boisterous Blarney of The Irish Comedy Tour, Coming to the Queensborough Performing Arts Center on March 13 (02/24/2016)
•  Queensborough’s Mock Trial Team Edges Tufts University to Win the Spirit of AMTA Award and Ties West Point in a Trial Round of the AMTA Regional Tournament (02/11/2016)

March
•  Queensborough’s Dance Students to Perform at the National Conference of the American College Dance Association to be held at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in June (03/29/2016)
•  Symbols of spring can be found in Carapace Explorations, an exhibit at the QCC Art Gallery, closing April 10. (03/23/2016)
•  Two Queensborough Students Honored With 2016 Phi Theta Kappa Awards (03/22/2016)
•  CUNY Announces Winners of Faculty and College Programs Humanities Grants (03/22/2016)
•  Queensborough Student Wins the New York State Mathematics Association of Two-Year Colleges (NYSMATYC) Award for Excellence in Mathematics (03/22/2016)
•  Lainie Kazan, Star of Soon to be Released Blockbuster Comedy My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Will Appear Live at the Queensborough Performing Arts Center (03/10/2016)
•  Queensborough Celebrates Faculty and Staff Achievement during Women’s History Month (03/08/2016)
•  Queensborough Community College Named a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars (03/04/2016)
•  Two Queensborough Community College Students are selected as Gold Scholars of the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team (03/01/2016)

April
•  Queensborough’s Student Veterans Receive Friends Of Veterans New York Awards (04/25/2016)
•  Queensborough Community College is One of Only Eight Community Colleges in the Country to Receive Accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (04/20/2016)
•  Queensborough CUNYAC Scholar-Athlete Will Make Historic Visit to Cuba as Part of the CUNY Athletic Conference Goodwill Tour (04/14/2016)
•  Distinguished Honorees are Celebrated for Outstanding Community Service and Artistic Achievement at Queensborough’s 2016 Partners For Progress Gala (04/08/2016)
•  Come Fly with New York Legends Billy Stritch and Jim Caruso in The Sinatra Century at QPAC on April 10 (04/05/2016)

May
•  Congratulations to Queensborough’s Student Winners in the 2016 Garfinkel Essay Scholarship Contest! (05/26/2016)
•  Queensborough Sweeps 2016 CUNYAC/Army ROTC Outdoor Track Championships (05/16/2016)
•  A Night to Remember: Celebrating the Music of Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash at QPAC (05/05/2016)
•  Queensborough Professors Lead International Conference on War and Sexual Violence (05/03/2016)
•  Dance Residency Concert at the Queensborough Performing Arts Center (05/02/2016)
•  Dance Program will present a concert featuring Queensborough dance students performing works choreographed by Marjani Fortè-Saunders, Robert Battle, Emily Berry and Aviva Geismar at QPAC on May 12, 13 at 8 pm (05/02/2016)

June
•  Queensborough Students Took Two of the Top Three Spots in the CUNY & Capital One Community College Innovation Challenge Finals (06/14/2016)
•  Queensborough Student Recipient of Prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship (06/10/2016)
•  “This is Your Day!” Congratulations to the Class of 2016! Queensborough Celebrates its 55th Commencement Ceremony (06/03/2016)

August
•  Queensborough Community College Launches New Dynamic Website (08/26/2016)
•  How Conducting Research and Completing Honors Classes Have Led to Paid National Science Foundation (NSF) Summer Internship Opportunities at Prestigious Colleges and Universities (08/23/2016)
•  Teaching Honors BI-202 Class: Involvement of the Students with SEA PHAGES Project (08/23/2016)
•  Starting with Honors Classes that Led to Competitive STEM Professions (08/23/2016)
•  National Treasure Rita Moreno to Perform her Scene Stealing Classics at Queensborough’s Performing Arts Center (QPAC) On September 25 (08/19/2016)
•  Kupferberg Holocaust Center to Host the U.S. Premiere of Yahad-In Unum’s Exhibit, Women at the Frontline of Mass Violence and Genocide (08/16/2016)
•  Queens Artist Captures the Drama of Earth, Sea and Sky in Natural Resources: Dennis Cady Sculptures, Paintings, and Prints, on Display at the QCC Art Gallery (08/16/2016)
•  Queensborough Alum Honed Leadership Skills on Campus, in the Community and at the White House (08/10/2016)
•  At Queensborough, Former Student Discovered Creativity, Intuition, and Passion for Scientific Investigation (08/10/2016)
•  Rising Star: Giving Back (08/10/2016)
•  A Letter of Gratitude from a Former Queensborough Student to his Professor and Mentor (08/10/2016)
•  In The Press Archive (08/18/2017)

September
•  From the Honors Program at Queensborough to a Paid Summer Internship at Vanderbilt University (09/26/2016)
•  Conducting Research in the Chemistry Department as Part of the Honors Program (09/19/2016)
•  Mapping Faulkner’s Fiction through Digital Space and Time (09/19/2016)
•  Creating Art in New Directions: A Queensborough Art Instructor Brings Characters to Life on a (Very) Large Scale (09/19/2016)
•  How the Honors Classes at Queensborough Have Provided me with Extraordinary Experiences (09/13/2016)
•  My Honors experience at Queensborough (09/12/2016)
•  New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Council Queens Delegation, CUNY Vice Chancellor Bergtraum and CUNY Queensborough President Call Celebrate $73.3 Million For CUNY Capital Upgrades (09/12/2016)
•  Teaching Honors Introductory Chemistry at Queensborough Community College (09/09/2016)
•  National Treasure Rita Moreno to Perform her Scene Stealing Classics at QPAC on September 25 (09/07/2016)
•  Being Part of RIMS as Part of the Honors Program (09/06/2016)
•  Revolutionary 3D Printer Introduces Queensborough Students to Transformational Healthcare Technology (09/06/2016)
•  NASA Awards $750,000 Grant to Queensborough Community College to Explore New Frontiers in STEM Education (09/11/2015)

October
•  How the Honors Program Made me Realize my Capabilities as a STEM Student (10/31/2016)
•  Queensborough Professor of History Receives The CUNY Henry Wasser Award for Outstanding Research (10/31/2016)
•  How the Queensborough Honors Program Enabled me to Earn a Paid NSF REU Internship (10/24/2016)
•  Queensborough Unveils State-of-the-Art STEM Learning Laboratories (10/19/2016)
•  Values of Honors Contracts to Students and Instructors (10/17/2016)
•  Teaching Honors Spanish II- An Exhilarating Experience (10/14/2016)
•  The Honors Experience at Queensborough (10/13/2016)
•  Starting with Honors Courses as an Incoming Freshman (10/03/2016)

November
•  Feelings of ‘Bah Humbug’ will Transform into Joy when the North Country Center For The Arts’ National Touring Company Production of A Christmas Carol comes to QPAC on December 9 (11/30/2016)
•  From the Honors Program at Queensborough to Having Been Accepted to the M.S. Program in Biochemistry at Queens College (11/28/2016)
•  Offering Honors Contracts in Elementary Chinese II (11/21/2016)
•  Queensborough Students Declared Winners at Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (11/17/2016)
•  Honors Program, Internship, and Research: A Story of New Beginning (11/14/2016)
•  Taking two Honors Classes During the Same Semester in Addition to Conducting Research on Nanochemistry - A true challenge (11/11/2016)
•  Anthony Blanco Named “Player of the Year” by the CUNYAC and MCU 2016 Community College Men’s Soccer All-Stars (11/10/2016)
•  How Taking Honors Chemistry Classes Have Changed my Frame of Mind (11/07/2016)
•  One More Round for Clinton and Trump in Student-Led Mock Presidential Debate (11/04/2016)
•  Mentoring Students in Mathematics Research (11/03/2016)
•  Tune in Live! For Election Night Coverage on QPTV Featuring Queensborough Professors Gail Lewis and Dr. Peter Bales (11/01/2016)

December
•  Queensborough’s Theatre Ensemble to Make a Dramatic Entrance on the Main Stage at the Region II Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (12/27/2016)
•  Million Dollar “America’s Promise” Grant Awarded to Queensborough to Strengthen and Expand Tuition-Free Training in Tech Fields (12/21/2016)
•  Teaching Bioinformatics as an Honors Course (12/19/2016)
•  Undergraduate Research Day Showcases Student Research Projects across the Disciplines (12/19/2016)
•  Turning Passion into Action: SGA President Reflects on the Positive Power of Leadership (12/14/2016)
•  Taking Honors Courses in Biology (12/12/2016)
•  How Doing an English Honors Project Helped Me Grow as a Scholar (12/05/2016)
•  From the Honors Program to the Ivy League (12/02/2016)
•  Mythological Fantasy Offers Delight for the Senses for Alternative Forms of Learning in the exhibit, From Land To Sea, at the QCC Art Gallery through January 15 (12/02/2016)

Campus Cultural Centers

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Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.