Beavers Soccer–Alive and Kicking: The CCNY Women’s Soccer team shattered its single-season wins and shutout record against CUNY conference foe Lehman College yesterday. Under fourth year head coach, Don Manfria, this is the team’s best season in school history with a 9-2 overall record. Click here for more details.
For engineers and entrepreneurs: City College’s Grove School for Engineering will open a center for CCNY students to develop engineering products and even create business plans to market them. This was all made possible by alumni, Irwin Zahn who donated $1 million for the program. The center also received a $440,000 grant from Manhattan Borough President, Scott Stringer. To find out more about the entrepreneurship center, click here.
Should everyone go to college?: Students often wonder, is going to college worth the money? How likely would they be able to find a career after graduation? Well according to the National Center for Educational Statistics, people with college degrees earn more than people without a degree. Salaries and benefits increases with an education beyond a bachelor’s. Click here to read more on Mike Rose’s (educator and author) blog about his college experience on earning a college degree.
Mini melting pots in American colleges: Read why colleges are encouraging more international student interactions.