Hostos Volleyball player Seyma Soylu

Hostos is thrilled to announce that sophomore Seyma Soylu has been named the CUNYAC Women’s Volleyball Player of the Year for her outstanding efforts this season.
The Turkey native helped lead the Caiman to this year’s CUNYAC Championship semifinals while leading the squad in points and kills for the season.
Hostos volleyball player Seyma Soylu
Krishna Dass, Hostos Athletic Director stated, “Seyma is an impact player who will certainly leave a legacy within the Hostos Volleyball Program.  Although she suffered from an injury, she was able to persevere and earn the highest accolade bestowed upon a player for a season. I am extremely proud of her efforts on the volleyball court and even prouder of her commitment to excellence in the classroom.”
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Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. It serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique Student Success Coaching Unit provides students with individualized guidance and exemplifies its emphasis on student support services.

Hostos offers 29 associate degree programs and two certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to The City University of New York’s (CUNY) four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of CUNY, the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 500,000 students at 24 colleges.