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NYC Students Display STEM Expertise at 2016 NYCSEF

On Tuesday, March 29th, 169 students from 34 New York City high schools gathered with teachers, parents and friends at the American Museum of Natural History to participate in the 2016 NYC Science and Engineering Fair Finals Event. Their 137…

2016 College Now Summer T-shirt Design Contest

2015 Winner by Jackie Negron of Gotham Professional Arts High School The CUNY College Now Program will be sponsoring a city wide College Now Summer Program T-shirt design contest. All New York City public high school students are eligible for…

More Than 600 Students Participate in the 2014 NYCSEF

On Sunday, March 2, 2014, 615 NYC students arrived onto the campus of City College to participate in the 2014 New York City Science and Engineering Fair (NYCSEF), the city’s largest research competition for high school students. The 2014 competition…

Dual Enrollment Strategies, Outcomes, and Lessons

CUNY’s College Now program was highlighted along with CUNY’s At Home in College as exemplars of various dual enrollment strategies aimed at reaching high-needs populations in the latest volume of New Directions for Higher Education. The volume, edited by Eric Hofmann, CUNY’s University…

2013 New York City Science and Engineering Fair

On Sunday, March 3, 2013, 550 NYC students arrived onto the campus of City College to participate in the 2013 New York City Science and Engineering Fair (NYCSEF), the city’s largest research competition for high school students.  The 2013 competition…

2012 Model City Council

The 2012 Model City Council convened for the final debate on December 1, 2012 at the Richard Harris Terrace in the Borough Manhattan Community College to vote on the Community Safety Act.  Forty-nine College Now students representing 26 public high…

2012 Myself Third Spirit of New York Awards Ceremony

This year’s Myself Third: Spirit of New York Scholarship Awards ceremony was held at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice’s Exhibition Hall, part of the college’s new state-of-the-art building located on 59th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues.  During…