Two CUNY Baccalaureate Students Win Critical Language Scholarships

Ilana Gelb

CUNY Baccalaureate students Ilana Gelb and Javier Picayo were awarded Critical Language Scholarships and the opportunity to spend eight weeks of the summer in intensive language training abroad. The Critical Language Scholarship Program (CLS) is an intensive overseas language study … Continued

Panel on the Turmoil in Ukraine: Podcast

For those who we were not able to attend the CUNY Baccalaureate Conference Series panel discussion on the turmoil in Ukraine (April 25, 2014), here is the audio. Ukraine One Ukraine Two Ukraine Three An article from Voices of NY … Continued

NY Times: CUNY BA Graduate Says Yes in Times Square


On June 23, 2013, CUNY Baccalaureate graduate Sally Abdelgharfar said YES to John Cusick’s marriage proposal whose “will you marry me?” was amplified by a human mic of over 200 family members and friends in the middle of Times Square.

CUNY Baccalaureate Alumna Florina Petcu Profiled by NCAA


Republished from By Brian Burnsed A pair of Division III student-athletes can see the top of hill, yet they refuse to be thrust over. Florina Petcu, a 37-year old former actress and Muay Thai boxing champion, recently competed … Continued

CUNY BA Student on David Letterman Show

Watch (13.25) CUNY BA alumna (B.A. 2013) and Teach for America corps member Hogai Aryoubi in a skit on The Late Show with David Letterman. It’s about top ten reasons why one becomes a teacher. Hogai delivers reason number three. … Continued

Faculty Mentor’s New Book!

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Barbara Katz Rothman, Professor in the Departments of Sociology and Anthropology at Baruch College and on the doctoral faculty in public health and sociology at the Graduate Center is a faculty mentor for Lyric Croy, who is pursuing a CUNY … Continued