Posts Tagged ‘City University of New York’

2012 OTTY Awards: Chancellor Goldstein, Reforming Education One Initiative at a Time

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By Rachel Stern A decade ago, some might argue, the City University of New York (CUNY) appeared very different than it does today. There was no Macaulay Honors College, School of Public Health, School of Professional Studies or graduate journalism program. There were less full-time faculty members and lower academic standards at the four-year colleges. [&hellip
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Worth The Wait

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Harvard and Princeton have a waiting list and now CUNY does as well By Jay Hershenson As the fall semester nears, The City University of New York is brimming with a record number of students—more than the University can accommodate. For the past 10 years, CUNY’s baccalaureate programs have seen increasing enrollments even as more [&hellip
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CITY COLLEGE’S NEW PREZ

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By Megan Finnegan The City University of New York will induct Dr. Lisa Staiano-Coico, former provost and executive vice-president of academic affairs at Temple University, as its new president Aug. 18. Staiano-Coico, an educator and researcher in microbiology and immunology, will become the university’s 12th president, succeeding interim president Dr. Robert Paaswell. A graduate of [&hellip
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