CUNY Peer Leaders Applications 2021-2022

July 8, 2021
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The Future’s Initiative at The Graduate Center has extended theirr applications deadline until July 12, 2021 for the CUNY-wide, undergraduate, extracurricular program called the CUNY Peer Leaders. It is a community-based group, focused on humanities and social justice. They’re recruiting for their next…

There’s Still Time to Apply for Fall 2021!

June 28, 2021
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CUNY BA is still accepting applications to the program for the upcoming Fall 2021 semester. Completed applications will be accepted until August 13th. Applicants are strongly advised to apply as far in advance of the deadline as possible to ensure timely…

CUNY BA 2021 Summer Schedule

June 15, 2021
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CUNY BA is going on a four-day workweek program for the summer. Offices will be (virtually) closed during the following Fridays.

Interested in Learning More about CUNY BA? Join us for a Virtual Information Session!

June 11, 2021
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We are pleased to announce another virtual information session will take place on Monday, August 2, at 12:30 pm. If you are interested in joining us, please sign up here and we will email you the link to join. WE ARE ACCEPTING…

Announcing CUNY BA’s Interim Academic Director, Teresa Curmi, PhD

June 9, 2021
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On behalf of the staff of the CUNY Baccalaureate program, I would like to thank Dr. Kim Hartswick for his 15 years of service. Kim’s leadership and his dedication to the CUNY Baccalaureate community have been critical for moving the…

A Message from Kim J. Hartswick, PhD upon his retirement as Academic Director of CUNY BA

June 9, 2021
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Kim Hartswick retires this month and offers the following reflection on his 15-year tenure as the Academic Director of CUNY BA When I began as the Academic Director for CUNY BA, I frankly never considered that 15 years later I…

Studio Art in the Time of COVID-19

June 8, 2021
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Studio Art in the Time of COVID-19 This year was difficult for students of all kinds, from scientific researchers who were unable to access their labs to history students who found libraries and archives across the country closed. How did…

Second Annual CUNY BA Student Showcase

June 8, 2021
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Second Annual CUNY BA Student Showcase CUNY BA was thrilled to host our second annual Student Showcase virtually in May 2021, with presentations by Anna Tsomo Leidecker (Health & Wellness Equity, Brooklyn College ‘21), Wali Ullah (Political Behavior and Analysis,…

In Memory of Regina Matthews

May 24, 2021
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It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of Regina Matthews, a beloved member of our CUNY Baccalaureate community who worked with us as Coordinator of Alumni Affairs, Scholarships, and Special Events. Her dedication to our program…

Second Annual CUNY BA Student Showcase on May 18

May 12, 2021
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Mark your calendars! Our second annual Student Showcase will take place virtually on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, from 2 pm to 3 pm. You can sign up in advance for the webinar here: At this event, current CUNY BA students…