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Professor Kristopher Burrell to Speak at Museum of the City of New York Professor Kristopher Burrell to Speak at Museum of the City of New York (3/25/14) Assistant Professor Kristopher Burrell of the Behavioral and Social Science Department at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of CUNY will give a lecture at the Museum of the City of New York on Thursday more >>
Hostos Students and Faculty Participate in Global Health Conference Hostos Students and Faculty Participate in Global Health Conference (3/25/14) Eugenio María de Hostos Community College students and faculty members played key roles at the 6th Annual Health Disparities Conference, which was held at Teachers College, Columbia University, on March more >>
Hostos Launches New Online Scholarship Management System Hostos Launches New Online Scholarship Management System (2/4/14) Nearly every Hostos Community College student will need financial assistance to pay for their college education. That is why the Hostos Institutional Advancement Division has launched a pilot of its first-ever more >>
President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Attends Second White House ‘Opportunity For All’ Summit President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Attends Second White House 'Opportunity For All' Summit (1/31/14) Hostos Community College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez joined a prestigious group of CEOs and other community and business leaders on January 31, 2014, at the White House for an more >>
Hostos Launches New Training Programs Geared Toward Food Industries Hostos Launches New Training Programs Geared Toward Food Industries As the food industry continues to be a source of significant employment opportunities in the Bronx and around New York City, Hostos Community College is proud to announce several new programs aimed at keeping the more >>
Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Named to Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s Transition Team Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Named to Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s Transition Team (1/28/14) Recognized again as an important advocate and leader in higher education Eugenio María de Hostos Community College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been named to New more >>
Hostos Men’s Basketball Continues to Shine Hostos Men’s Basketball Continues to Shine (12/30/13) The Hostos Caimans men’s basketball team has been quite a success story since its inception in 2000. Winning the NJCAA Division III National Title in 2005, the team reached the sports pinnacle more >>
Hostos Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Appointed to Editorial Board of International Medical Journal Hostos Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Appointed to Editorial Board of International Medical Journal (12/18/13) Dr. Elvir Dincer, an associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Division of the Allied Health Sciences Department at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, has been appointed more >>
The 2013 Hostos Teacher Training Study Abroad Summer Program in the Dominican Republic Celebrates with an Awards Ceremony The 2013 Hostos Teacher Training Study Abroad Summer Program in the Dominican Republic Celebrates with an Awards Ceremony (12/3/13) On November 1, 2013, Hostos Community College held an awards ceremony for NYC public school teachers who successfully completed the Hostos more >>
Hostos Center and Teatro SEA Present La Muela del Rey Farfán “The Toothache of King Farfán” Family Series Performance on December 14 Hostos Center and Teatro SEA Present La Muela del Rey Farfán “The Toothache of King Farfán” Family Series Performance on December 14 (11/21/13) The Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture (HCAC) and Teatro SEA (Society of the Educational Arts, Inc.) bilingual Latin theater continues more >>
Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, President of Hostos Community College, Named to Scott Stringer’s Transition Committee Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, President of Hostos Community College, Named to Scott Stringer's Transition Committee (11/20/13) Hostos Community College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been named to City Comptroller-elect Scott Stringer’s Transition Committee that will help build the more >>
Hostos Student Leadership Academy Members Honored for Outstanding Service Hostos Student Leadership Academy Members Honored for Outstanding Service (11/19/13) On Tuesday, October 29, Maskana Adedjouman, German Santos and Makea Lowe, members of the Hostos Student Leadership Academy where honored for their dedication to learning and leadership more >>
Hostos Student Leadership Academy Travels Across the Country for International Change Hostos Student Leadership Academy Travels Across the Country for International Change (11/19/13) From October 25 through 27 and in early November, members of the Hostos Student Leadership Academy participated in back-to-back National Collegiate Conferences in Washington, D.C. more >>
Hostos President Speaks at NYPD Hispanic Heritage Celebration Hostos President Speaks at NYPD Hispanic Heritage Celebration (11/8/13) Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez was the keynote speaker at the New York City Police Department’s Hispanic Heritage Celebration held on October 8 in the One Police Plaza Auditorium. The event recognized several more >>
Hostos Center Brings Back Family Series with Teatro SEA Presenting La Cucarachita Martina (Martina, the Little Roach) the Musical on Saturday, November 16, 2013 Hostos Center Brings Back Family Series with Teatro SEA Presenting La Cucarachita Martina (Martina, the Little Roach) the Musical on Saturday, November 16, 2013 (11/8/13) After a long hiatus, The Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture (HCAC) resumes its artistic collaboration with more >>
Hostos Game Design Professor Heading to Amsterdam for Special Digital Music Information Summit Hostos Game Design Professor Heading to Amsterdam for Special Digital Music Information Summit (11/7/13) Matt Bethancourt, a professor in the Media Design Program who previously taught courses in Digital Music at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, has been invited to participate in the more >>
Hostos Home to CUNY Citizenship Now! Event Hostos Home to CUNY Citizenship Now! Event (11/5/13) On October 19, Hostos hosted a “CUNY Citizenship Now!” event in the gymnasium. Bronx Council Member Annabel Palma sponsored the event, which was also attended by Professor Allan Wernick and Director of CUNY Citizenship Now! more >>
Hostos-Lincoln Academy of Science student Diana Eusebio addressed the United Nations Hostos-Lincoln Academy of Science student Diana Eusebio addressed the United Nations (11/5/13) Diana Eusebio, a 16-year-old Hostos-Lincoln Academy of Science student, recently addressed the United Nations as a member of the New York State Youth Leadership Council. One of the Council's more >>
For the Four Advincola Brothers, Hostos is a Family Affair For the Four Advincola Brothers, Hostos is a Family Affair (11/4/13) When Esteban Advincola walks through the halls of Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, some people mistake him for his brother Elias … or his brother Josué … or his brother Carlos Ramón, Jr. more >>
Hostos Student Ambassadors Hit the Streets to Serve the Community Hostos Student Ambassadors Hit the Streets to Serve the Community (10/30/13) During the weekend of October 18, Student Ambassadors from Eugenio María de Hostos Community College’s Student Leadership Academy participated in two major service activities in the Bronx more >>
The Honorable Félix Antonio Martínez, Consul General of the Dominican Republic Visits Hostos Community College The Honorable Félix Antonio Martínez, Consul General of the Dominican Republic Visits Hostos Community College (10/25/13) On October 16, 2013, the Hon. Félix Antonio Martínez, Consul General of The Dominican Republic in New York, visited Eugenio María de Hostos Community College more >>
A Program Builds a "Bridge" for Students to Pursue Nursing at Hostos A Program Builds a "Bridge" for Students to Pursue Nursing at Hostos (10/25/13) Ten students, who successfully completed the Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development’s first Bridge-to-LPN program, were honored at a recognition ceremony on October 4, 2013.  These more >>
2013 CUNY Campaign Off and Running 2013 CUNY Campaign Off and Running (10/24/13) On October 4, the Hostos Chair and two Co-Coordinators of the CUNY Campaign for Voluntary Charitable Giving—Dolly Martínez, Nydia R. Edgecombe, and Diana Kiselyuk, respectively—accepted a trophy and two other awards for the more >>
Free Oral Cancer Screening -- Hostos Dental Hygiene Patient Care Facility Free Oral Cancer Screening -- Hostos Dental Hygiene Patient Care Facility The Dental Hygiene Patient Care Facility at Hostos Community College is a teaching unit that provides comprehensive dental care to the community while adhering to the most current sterilization techniques more >>
Free Workshop Series: The History of Latin Music and Latin Jazz Free Workshop Series: The History of Latin Music and Latin Jazz This free seminar series will highlight the history of Latin Music and Latin Jazz and those musicians and artists who helped create it from the Big Three Machito, Tito Puente, Tito Rodriguez, Mario Bauza, Chico O'Farrill, Charlie more >>
Puerto Rican Heritage Month Celebration: Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band's Tribute to Rafael Hernández Puerto Rican Heritage Month Celebration: Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band's Tribute to Rafael Hernández (10/17/13) Hostos Center Presents Multi-Grammy Nominated Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band. In Tribute To Composer Rafael Hernández. Concert Celebrates Puerto Rican Heritage more >>
Diálogos conmigo y mis otros (Dialogues with myself and my others) Diálogos conmigo y mis otros (Dialogues with myself and my others) (9/24/13) Literal Publishing of Houston, Texas, and the North American Academy of the Spanish Language have released Diálogos conmigo y mis otros (Dialogues with myself and my others), a new collection of poems by more >>
CUNY CareerPATH Community Health Worker Certificate Program Sees its First Student Enter Hostos Community College CUNY CareerPATH Community Health Worker Certificate Program Sees its First Student Enter Hostos Community College (9/12/13) Anita Bhattacharjee took a rather selfless approach to higher education. She waited until her children had received the kind of education she valued so highly more >>
Quartet of Hostos COPE Students Awarded Mitsui USA Scholarships Quartet of Hostos COPE Students Awarded Mitsui USA Scholarships (9/12/13) Four participants in the College Opportunity to Prepare for Employment (COPE) program at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College have been awarded competitive Mitsui USA Scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic more >>
Presidents of Bronx CUNY Colleges in Collaboration with 1199SEIU Celebrate Bronx Dominican Parade with Elected Officials Presidents of Bronx CUNY Colleges in Collaboration with 1199SEIU Celebrate Bronx Dominican Parade with Elected Officials (9/3/13) Before the 24th Annual Bronx Dominican Day Parade on Sunday, July 28, 2013, a breakfast reception was held at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College more >>
Hostos Psychology Professor Azizi Seixas Earns Research Award Hostos Psychology Professor Azizi Seixas Earns Research Award (8/15/13) Hostos Community College is pleased to announce that Assistant Psychology Professor Azizi Seixas was recently selected for the 2013-2015 Program to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related more >>
Hostos Students, CUNY Senior Vice Chancellor and Board Secretary Hershenson Recognized at Bronx Dominican Parade Awards Banquet Hostos Students, CUNY Senior Vice Chancellor and Board Secretary Hershenson Recognized at Bronx Dominican Parade Awards Banquet (8/13/13) On July 25, six Hostos Community College students took center stage, along with CUNY Senior Vice Chancellor Jay Hershenson and Trustee more >>
World Stage Awaits a Student Repertory Company World Stage Awaits a Student Repertory Company (8/1/13) The Hostos Repertory Company Featured in The New York Times. By WINNIE HU The Hostos Repertory Company does not have a manager and uses a classroom as a rehearsal space. Many of its 11 members have never spent much more >>
Hostos Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes Delivers Keynote Address at Antonia Pantoja Academy and Salutes Graduating Class of M.S. 390 Hostos Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes Delivers Keynote Address at Antonia Pantoja Academy and Salutes Graduating Class of M.S. 390 (7/15/13) Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes gave the keynote address at the Dr. Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy’s Graduation Ceremony on June 21 more >>
Six Hostos Students Earn New York Needs You (NYNY) Fellowships Six Hostos Students Earn New York Needs You (NYNY) Fellowships (7/9/13) This year, six Hostos Community College students were selected to participate in the New York Needs You Fellowship Program (NYNY). They are Maskana Adedjouman, Mor Boye, Abdoulaye Diallo, Jessica Molina, Ifeanyi more >>
Five Hostos Students Receive Scholarship Awards at Yankee Stadium Five Hostos Students Receive Scholarship Awards at Yankee Stadium (7/3/13) On June 25, Hostos Community College students Amanda Alba, Daniel Rodríguez, Isamaris Rivera, Ediberto Saldaña, and Crystal Badillo each received $1,000 scholarship awards at Yankee Stadium more >>
Hostos 2012 SGA Member Receives NYC DADS Matter Award Hostos 2012 SGA Member Receives NYC DADS Matter Award (6/27/13) William Osorio, Jr., a 2012 Hostos Student Government Association member and veteran of the United States Marine Corps, received public recognition from Mayor Michael Bloomberg at the 3rd Annual NYC DADS Matter Awards more >>
Hostos Community College President Keynote Speaker at East Harlem River Academy Hostos Community College President Keynote Speaker at East Harlem River Academy (6/27/13) On June 25, Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez recounted the true story of Fernando “Ponce” Laspina and his heroic journey during his keynote address at East Harlem River Academy of the more >>
Radiological Technology Department Holds Pinning Ceremony for Class of 2013 Radiological Technology Department Holds Pinning Ceremony for Class of 2013 (6/25/13) The Radiological Technology Department celebrated its Class of 2013 with a special pinning ceremony on June 17. The event was organized by Assistant Professor of the Radiologic Technology Department Jarek more >>
Hostos 42nd Commencement is One to Remember Hostos 42nd Commencement is One to Remember (6/12/13) On June 7, 2013, Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of The City University of New York (CUNY) held  its largest commencement ceremony to date, conferring  a record number of  907 degrees in the New York City Center. Unquestionably more >>
CLIP and CUNYStart Conclude the Academic Year by Celebrating Students CLIP and CUNY Start Conclude the Academic Year by Celebrating Students (6/12/13) Lao-Tzu said, “The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”The celebratory completion ceremonies for CUNY Start and CLIP on May 14 and May 31, respectively, embodied the spirit of this well-known more >>
Associate Dean Ana I. Garcia Reyes Honored by Mayor Mike Spano and the Yonkers City Council at the Dominican Cultural Association’s Annual Gala Associate Dean Ana I. Garcia Reyes Honored by Mayor Mike Spano and the Yonkers City Council at the Dominican Cultural Association's Annual Gala (6/12/13) On Friday, June 7, 2013, Associate Dean Ana I. Garcia Reyes was given a Proclamation by Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano and a Citation more >>
Hostos Stage Manager Bill Sorice Hits the Big Screen at New York City International Film Festival Hostos Stage Manager Bill Sorice Hits the Big Screen at New York City International Film Festival (6/6/13) Bill Sorice, Hostos Acting Coach and Stage Manager for the Hostos Repertory Company, is starring in the new award-winning indie film, Matt's Chance, which premieres in New York more >>
"Young Roots" Performance Series Finale Featuring Emerging Dance & Music Virtuosos at Hostos Center on Thurs, June 13 "Young Roots" Performance Series Finale Featuring Emerging Dance & Music Virtuosos at Hostos Center on Thurs, June 13 (6/6/13) Alumni of the Hostos Center's Young Roots Performance Series, a group of artists from multiple disciplines, will come together for a grand finale which will present more >>
Hostos Health Professor Iris Mercado One of the Honorees for National Puerto Rican Day Parade Hostos Health Professor Iris Mercado One of the Honorees for National Puerto Rican Day Parade (6/5/13) Each year, the National Puerto Rican Day Parade organization recognizes the work of outstanding individuals who make a positive difference in the community. This year, Hostos Community more >>
CUNY in the Heights Staff Members Honored by City and State Elected Officials at Mother’s Day Celebration CUNY in the Heights Staff Members Honored by City and State Elected Officials at Mother's Day Celebration (6/5/13) Belkis Peña-Guante, CUNY in the Heights Senior Program Coordinator and Eugenio María de Hostos Community College alumna, and Sorangel Saldana, CUNY in the Heights more >>
Hostos Professor Linda Hirsch Helps “EdCast” Win Another Telly Award Hostos Professor Linda Hirsch Helps "EdCast" Win Another Telly Award (6/5/13) Hostos Community College is pleased to announce that the CUNY TV program, “EdCast,” produced and hosted by Hostos Professor Linda Hirsch and Lehman Professor Jim Carney, has won its second consecutive more >>
Candidates for New York City Mayor Policy Forum Coming to Hostos: "The Road to City Hall Runs Through the Latino Community" Candidates for New York City Mayor Policy Forum Coming to Hostos: "The Road to City Hall Runs Through the Latino Community" Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Hostos Community College - Main Theater. 450 Grand Concourse @ East 149th Street. 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Doors open at 6:00 PM) more >>
Hostos Salutes Its Own During National Peace Officer Memorial Day Hostos Salutes Its Own During National Peace Officer Memorial Day (5/29/13) Hostos Community College’s Department of Public Safety recognized National Peace Officer Memorial Day with a special ceremony on May 15 in the Savoy Multipurpose Room. Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police more >>
Two Hostos Students Going to Atlanta for National Science Conference Two Hostos Students Going to Atlanta for National Science Conference (5/24/13) Two gifted Hostos science students, Marlon Guzman and Kemar Wellington, have been selected to travel to Atlanta to participate in the 2013 Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Award more >>
Hostos Joins National Movement to Support LGBTQ Community Hostos Joins National Movement to Support LGBTQ Community (5/23/13) On April 17, members of the Hostos Community College Safe Zone organization, which supports the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) community, joined the "National Day of Silence" with a special event more >>
Hostos Community College Celebrates 10-Year Partnership with ADASA During Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala Dinner Hostos Community College Celebrates 10-Year Partnership with ADASA During Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala Dinner (5/23/13) On May 10, the Association of Dominican-American Supervisors and Administrators (ADASA) hosted its Thirteenth Gala Awards Dinner Dance at Terrace on the Park more >>
Budding Forensic Accounting Program at Hostos and John Jay Colleges Provides Unique Opportunities for Women and Minorities Budding Forensic Accounting Program at Hostos and John Jay Colleges Provides Unique Opportunities for Women and Minorities A budding program at Hostos Community College that is a cross between "CSI" and accounting is providing students with limitless career opportunities, while helping more >>
Hostos Library Expands Muslim Materials Hostos Library Expands Muslim Materials (5/22/13) Hostos Assistant Professor and Acquisitions Librarian Jennifer Tang has helped secure a second grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) “Bridging Cultures” initiative, which disseminates books, films and other resources about the more >>
Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Represents HACU Delegation In El Salvador Hostos President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez Represents HACU Delegation In El Salvador (5/21/13) Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, President of Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, represented the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) as a delegate for a series of meetings more >>
United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Deliver Commencement Address at Hostos Community College United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Deliver Commencement Address at Hostos Community College (5/20/13) United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver the keynote address at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College's 42nd commencement ceremony, to be more >>
Cuban Ambassador to The United Nations Visits Hostos Cuban Ambassador to The United Nations Visits Hostos (5/20/13) The past, present and future of Cuba is filled with important social, economic and cultural components. Realizing the educational value of learning more about Cuba, Hostos Community College welcomed Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez more >>
Hostos faculty members and administrators saluted for commitment to obtaining grants Hostos Faculty Members and Administrators Saluted for Commitment to Obtaining Grants (5/17/13) Twenty-two Hostos faculty members and administrators were recently saluted for being, “2012 Recipients of Major Institutional Grants for Education and Public Service more >>
Hostos Celebrates Students and Community at Ernesto Malave Scholarship Award Ceremony Hostos Celebrates Students and Community at Ernesto Malave Scholarship Award Ceremony (5/15/13) Several Hostos students received Ernesto Malave Scholarships at a ceremony held in the Hostos Café on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Nilda Rosario of Univision Television served as mistress of more >>
CUNY Healthcare Interpreter Program Featured at National Conference CUNY Healthcare Interpreter Program Featured at National Conference (5/14/13) Communication can make a vital difference in the quality of healthcare a patient receives. And in New York City, where over 120 languages are spoken, clear communication can be a matter of life and death more >>
President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez honored by The Puerto Rican Bar Association with The Academic Excellence Award President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez honored by The Puerto Rican Bar Association with The Academic Excellence Award (5/13/13)
Four Hostos College Now Students Receive Prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarships Four Hostos College Now Students Receive Prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarships (5/10/13) Hostos Community College is thrilled to announce that four College Now students have been selected as Gates Millennium Scholarship winners. The students, Selena Cardona, Darriel McBride, Mariama Diallo more >>
Hostos Professor Ernest Ialongo Honors Mentor with Book About Italian and Italian-American History Hostos Professor Ernest Ialongo Honors Mentor with Book About Italian and Italian-American History (5/7/13) On April 23, Hostos history professor Ernest Ialongo hosted a discussion at the college about a new book that he helped bring to life. Edited by Dr. Ialongo and William Adams, New Directions in more >>
Hostos Turns 45 with The Big Event Hostos Turns 45 with The Big Event (5/7/13) Monday, April 22, 2013, was Eugenio María de Hostos Community College’s official 45th anniversary, so students, faculty and staff members hit the streets of the Bronx for THE BIG EVENT to work with the people who put the “community” in the more >>
Hostos Students and Staff Participate in National Education Conferences Hostos Students and Staff Participate in National Education Conferences (4/29/13) Hostos Community College professor Dr. Moise Koffi was a guest speaker at the National Humanities Alliance “Humanities Advocacy Day Conference” in Washington, D.C. on March 17 and March 18 more >>
Dolly Martínez Receives El Diario La Prensa Mujeres Destacadas Award Dolly Martínez Receives El Diario La Prensa Mujeres Destacadas Award (4/26/13) El Diario La Prensa, the largest and oldest Spanish-language daily newspaper in New York City as well as the oldest Spanish-language daily newspaper in the United States, has presented its Mujeres Destacadas more >>
Hostos Professor Featured In Emmy-Winning CUNY TV Production Hostos Professor Featured In Emmy-Winning CUNY TV Production (4/25/13) Andy London, a professor who teaches animation in Hostos’ Digital Design Program, was featured in an Emmy-winning CUNY TV show produced, directed and edited by Brian Bernhard, the former Senior Editor and Producer at more >>
Hostos Professor Dr. Mohammad A. Sohel Earns Research Fellowship Hostos Professor Dr. Mohammad A. Sohel Earns Research Fellowship (4/24/13) Hostos Community College is pleased to announce that Professor Mohammad A. Sohel, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Physical Sciences, has been selected to participate in the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Visiting more >>
Hostos Community College Turns 45 Hostos Community College Turns 45 (4/22/13) Created in 1968 as a result of a community movement that understood the importance of higher education, Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of The City University of New York will celebrate its official 45th anniversary on April, 22, 2013 more >>
Hostos Helps to Engineer Success Hostos Helps to Engineer Success (4/17/13) Four students who have thrived thanks to a dual degree program between Hostos Community College and The City College of New York are proof that when you combine hard work with great instruction, you can engineer a great career. Dane Christie, Nelson more >>
Hostos Remains a Stem Education Leader Through "Proyecto Access" Hostos Remains a Stem Education Leader Through "Proyecto Access" (4/15/13) Stimulating students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics has become a national priority. While it is projected that seven out of the 10 fastest-growing occupations during the next decade more >>
Dramatic Reading Contest Shows the Power of Words Dramatic Reading Contest Shows the Power of Words (4/10/13) Just as different directors and actors can reshape a screenplay, making it their own, the dramatic reading of a poem can give it new meaning for both the reader and the audience. Every spring for the past 15 years, the English Club at more >>
Financial Aid Awareness Days: April 10th, 10am-2pm & April 18th, 2pm-7pm Financial Aid Awareness Days: April 10th, 10am-2pm & April 18th, 2pm-7pm
Nydia R. Edgecombe, Director of Alumni Affairs at Hostos, Recognized at Entre Nosotras Nydia R. Edgecombe, Director of Alumni Affairs at Hostos, Recognized at Entre Nosotras (4/9/13) Nydia R. Edgecombe, Director of Alumni Affairs at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, received one of the main awards at the Entre Nosotras (Between Us) luncheon at the New York more >>
Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes Honored by El Centro Altagracia de Fe y Justicia with Other Community Leaders In Commemoration of International Women’s Month Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes Honored by El Centro Altagracia de Fe y Justicia with Other Community Leaders In Commemoration of International Women's Month (4/3/13) Associate Dean Ana I. García Reyes of Eugenio María de Hostos Community College was one of nine community leaders more >>
Aldrin Bonilla Wins Multiple Awards at 10th Annual Dominican Writers Book Fair Aldrin Bonilla Wins Multiple Awards at 10th Annual Dominican Writers Book Fair (4/3/13) Aldrin Bonilla, Executive Director of CUNY in the Heights, was recognized along with several other community leaders and authors at the opening ceremony of the 10th Annual Dominican Writers Book more >>
Scholars, Community Leaders and Government Officials Help Hostos Celebrate Dominican Heritage Month Scholars, Community Leaders and Government Officials Help Hostos Celebrate Dominican Heritage Month (4/3/13) Eugenio María de Hostos Community College celebrated Dominican Heritage Month with a conference, "The Dominican Americans of the Diaspora." Held on February more >>
Two Hostos Students Awarded Diversity Foundation Scholarships Two Hostos Students Awarded Diversity Foundation Scholarships (4/2/13) To celebrate Dominican Heritage Month and Black History Month, the Diversity Foundation awarded scholarships to two Hostos students in February. Fifonsi Lantonkpode received the Martin Luther King Scholarship, an award more >>
Josephine Aguado Scholarship Ceremony Helps Hostos Celebrate Women’s History Month Josephine Aguado Scholarship Ceremony Helps Hostos Celebrate Women's History Month (3/28/13) Bill Aguado has been a good friend to Hostos Community College for decades. As a community leader, he helped to keep its doors open during the 1970s when New York City’s financial crisis more >>
The Brief Life - Distinguished Professor Isaac Goldemberg’s New Book The Brief Life Distinguished Professor Isaac Goldemberg's New Book (3/20/13) Published by the Press Fund of Guillermo Antonio Urrelo University (Cajamarca, Peru, 2012), The Brief Life contains an anthology of several poetry books published by Isaac Goldemberg, and includes a series of more >>
Three CUNY In The Heights Students Awarded Helena Rubinstein Continuing Education Scholarships Three CUNY In The Heights Students Awarded Helena Rubinstein Continuing Education Scholarships (3/14/13) Hostos Community College is pleased to announce that three students enrolled at CUNY in the Heights have been awarded Helena Rubinstein Continuing Education Scholarships more >>
High-Ranking Naval Officer to Address Hostos Student Leadership Academy High-Ranking Naval Officer to Address Hostos Student Leadership Academy (3/11/13) Monday, March 11, 2013 (Bronx, NY) – Capt. Mark Adamshick, USN, Ph.D., who was the Head Aviation Warfare Policy Officer to the Chief of Naval Operations in the Pentagon before retiring, will address the Hostos more >>
Hostos Administrators Receive Proclamations by Assemblyman Nelson Castro at The Annual Dominican Heritage Gala Awards Dinner Hostos Administrators Receive Proclamations by Assemblyman Nelson Castro at The Annual Dominican Heritage Gala Awards Dinner (3/6/13) Associate Dean Ana García Reyes and Jason Libfeld, Coordinator of the Hostos Leadership Academy, were honored by Assemblyman Nelson Castro for their more >>
A  Strategy to Create More Jobs in the Bronx By Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, Ph.D. A Strategy to Create More Jobs in the Bronx By Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, Ph.D. (2/28/13) Over the last decade, we've seen the Bronx undergo significant economic and social progress. And yet, a great deal is still to be done, especially in the area of job creation. Like other community colleges more >>
Celebrating Women's History Month - The Josephine Aguado Scholarship Award Ceremony Celebrating Women's History Month - The Josephine Aguado Scholarship Award Ceremony Thursday, March 21, 2013 @ 12:30 p.m. Hostos Art Gallery more >>
Virginia Paris’ Generous Spirit Celebrated at Scholarship Ceremony Virginia Paris' Generous Spirit Celebrated at Scholarship Ceremony (2/21/13) Virginia Paris gave a large part of her life to Hostos Community College, and although she passed away last year, her tradition of generosity lives on. On Thursday, February 8th, three current students were awarded more >>
Cheryl Wills Discusses Her New Book and Her Amazing Family History at Hostos Heritage Lecture Series Cheryl Wills Discusses Her New Book and Her Amazing Family History at Hostos Heritage Lecture Series (2/20/13) Cheryl Wills knows that family history can play an important role in shaping a person’s future. In the presentation she gave on February 7 as part of the Hostos Heritage Lecture Series more >>
Junot Díaz Talks About Life and Literature in Hostos Heritage Lecture Series Junot Díaz Talks About Life and Literature in Hostos Heritage Lecture Series (2/19/13) If you want to know how Junot Díaz became a celebrated, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, he’ll tell you that it didn’t happen overnight. He’ll also tell you that he worked really hard — sometimes reading as many as more >>
Hostos Basketball Players, Coach Earn CUNYAC Awards Hostos Basketball Players, Coach Earn CUNYAC Awards (2/15/13) On Wednesday, February 13, seven Hostos Community College student-athletes and the head coach of the men’s basketball team were recognized by The City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) at its annual more >>
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Launches Hostos Lecture Series In Grand Style Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Launches Hostos Lecture Series In Grand Style (2/13/13) The Honorable Sonia Sotomayor wrote her memoir, My Beloved World, partly because she does not want to forget the little girl she once was before growing up and becoming the U.S. Supreme Court's more >>
Hostos BARFIT Teams Lead the Way to Another CUNY Productivity Award Hostos BARFIT Teams Lead the Way to Another CUNY Productivity Award (2/11/13) For the 10th time in 11 years, Hostos Community College has won The City University of New York’s Productivity Award, which is given annually to institutions that develop initiatives to benefit students and more >>
Hostos Men's Basketball Team Climbs to No. 8 in Nation Hostos Men's Basketball Team Climbs to No. 8 in Nation (2/4/13) The Caimans men’s basketball team has jumped to No. 8 in the nation in the NJCAA Division III poll. The team cracked the Top 10 early in January, earning a No. 9 ranking, and has been on a roll. The Caimans beat Suffolk County more >>
African American Read-in Event Scheduled at Hostos to Highlight Black History Month African American Read-In Event Scheduled at Hostos to Highlight Black History Month (2/1/13) Special Keynote Reader, Stanley E. Grayson, will be the guest of honor at the 24th African American Read-In scheduled for Monday, February 4. This free event will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the Savoy more >>
Hostos Basketball Player Mecca Norfleet Named NJCAA Division III Player of the Week Hostos Basketball Player Mecca Norfleet Named NJCAA Division III Player of the Week (1/25/13) Hostos Community College women’s basketball player Mecca Norfleet has been named NJCAA Division II Player of the Week honors for January 14-20. The Caimans freshman put her versatility on display more >>
College Assistant Catherine Alves to Serve on Prestigious National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators Committee College Assistant Catherine Alves to Serve on Prestigious National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators Committee (1/22/13) Hostos college assistant Catherine “Cat” Alves has been selected to serve on the 2013 National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics more >>
Hostos Players Win a Trifecta of Athletic Awards Hostos Players Win a Trifecta of Athletic Awards (1/22/13) Three Hostos Community College athletes were recently named CUNYAC/Applebee's Male Athlete of the Week; CUNYAC/Applebee's Rookie of the Week; and CUNYAC/Applebee's Female Athlete of the Week. Men’s basketball more >>
Hostos Professor/Librarian Jennifer Tang Secures NEH Grant that Provides Materials about Muslim Culture Hostos Professor/Librarian Jennifer Tang Secures NEH Grant that Provides Materials about Muslim Culture (1/22/13) An essential component of Hostos Community College’s mission is to educate students from diverse ethnic, racial, cultural and linguistic backgrounds, and to foster a multicultural more >>
Public Safety Department Opens New Emergency Communication Dispatch & Service Center Public Safety Department Opens New Emergency Communication Dispatch & Service Center (1/17/13) If you board an elevator in the basement of Hostos Community College’s C-Building, you’re likely to notice a new space where Public Safety Officers are working to keep the campus secure more >>
Hostos CUNY CareerPATH Community Health Worker Program Graduates First Class Hostos CUNY CareerPATH Community Health Worker Program Graduates First Class (1/10/13) For a student, one of the best ways  to get into the spirit of the holiday season is to know that you’ve passed all your coursework. If you don’t believe this, just ask the nine students who completed more >>
Governor's Cabinet Delivers Regional State of The State Messages Governor's Cabinet Delivers Regional State of The State Messages (1/10/13) Cabinet Members Will Take Governor’s Agenda Directly to Communities Across the State more >>
Hostos Men's Basketball Team Ranked No. 9 In Nation Hostos Men's Basketball Team Ranked No. 9 in Nation (1/9/13) The Caimans men's basketball team has cracked the Top 10 in the NJCAA Division III national rankings. After an 82-63 win over NJCAA Division 1 Globe Institute of Technology on Saturday, January 5 – the team’s 12th straight - the Caimans more >>
 

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