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 NCAA.org By Brian Burnsed NCAA.org 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!

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

Faculty Mentor, Kenneth A. Gould, Edits New Book!

Faculty Mentor Kenneth A. Gould, Professor and Chair of Sociology at Brooklyn College and Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the CUNY Graduate Center recently co-edited (with Tammy L. Lewis) Thirty Readings in Introductory Sociology. The book is organized … Continued

Article on CUNY BA Sustainability student Eric Carlsen

Eric Carlsen is a CUNY Baccalaureate student pursuing dual Areas of Concentration in Sustainability Modeling: (1) Business Organization and (2) Food Systems. Most recently, Eric was awarded with the CUNY Baccalaureate 2012 Thomas Smith Fellowship. He has also been profiled … Continued

NPR: CUNY BA Raja Althaibani on Tawakul Karman

Most recently Raja was again on The Takeaway with Professor Nancy Yousef providing commentary on the Arab Spring: http://www.thetakeaway.org/2011/dec/29/look-back-arab-spring/ Earlier post: Among the three laureates of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize is Tawakkul Karman, a young Yemeni woman who led … Continued