Macaulay Honors College congratulates seniors Rabia Akram, Awestaa Zia, and Jeslyn Mei (all Hunter College), and junior Zara Aziz (City College) for winning the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the Fall 2023 semester.
Macaulay’s upcoming Spring Career Fair gives participants a critically important opportunity to meet potential employers and to create an impactful first impression. Don’t forget to bring your resume and dress to impress.
Join the Macaulay Diversity Initiative for an evening conference focusing on academic, professional, and personal wellbeing. The annual conference aims to open up a dialogue on topics of diversity, equity, and inclusion and how to advocate for an anti-racist community of scholars.
HAPPENING NOW! View projects submitted by our Arts in NYC and Science Forward Students!
Macaulay Honors College is pleased to announce the 2023 recipients of the Macaulay Pioneer Alumni Award. Michelle Pelan and Noa Krawczyk, both graduates of the Macaulay at Hunter College class of 2012, accepted their awards at the 5th annual alumni Fall Fête celebration on October 16.
The New York City Council has pledged discretionary funding to support the expansion of the college’s participation in the annual City Nature Challenge, taking place in April, 2024.
Macaulay has recieved a grant from The Jewish Foundation for Education of Women (JFEW) to support research project centered around the college's Jewish student community.
Macaulay Honors College BioBlitz is one of the largest and most important events academic events of the year. We're grateful to the team of scientists and educators from throughout the region working alongside multiple college departments, staff, and student volunteers to make it happen.
Macaulay Honors College announces a year of inspiring programming on campus to celebrate and recognize our LGBTQIA+ community. Beginning in the fall 2023, events and activities will include workshops, panel discussions, guest lectures, and film screenings—and culminate with the LGBTQ+ Image Award presentation in May, 2024.
Macaulay has received a grant from the city of New York to facilitate technological upgrades to better prepare students as they graduate and enter professional environments.
Four Macaulay graduates of the Class of 2022 were received CUNY’s prestigious Jonas E. Salk Award at a recent ceremony. The four are among a group of eight outstanding scholarship recipients accepted into medical schools or graduate programs in the biomedical sciences.
Macaulay's Student Development Department reconized service, community building, and student representation in a recent ceremony.
Read about awards won by Macaulay students and graduates in 2023.
Watch the Macaulay Honors College Class of 2023 Commencement, recorded on May 24, 2023 at United Palace Theater, 4140 Broadway, New York, NY 10033.
Macaulay Honors College is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Roblin Meeks as Macaulay’s new Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Dr. Meeks comes to Macaulay with a wealth of experience in academia and significant contributions to student success at his previous institutions.
Macaulay Honors College is delighted to announce that Distinguished Lecturer Ted Widmer has been inducted into the Society of American Historians. This latest achievement highlights Widmer's status as an educator, historian, and writer.
Seven Macaulay Honors College students have been selected to be Jeannette K. Watson Class of 2025 Fellows.
Macaulay Honors College is the lead organizer of New York City segment of the 2023 City Nature Challenge, a global, four-day public celebration with free events throughout the city’s five boroughs. Nature lovers of all ages are invited to participate by recording examples of urban flora and fauna with their smartphones.
We are thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of the Macaulay Honors College Gala, held on Monday, April 24 at Bohemian National Hall.
The Macaulay Research Assistant Program was designed to spark a passion and give student participants an edge when entering the workforce. Professor Allen Hillery, worked with Syeda Tabassum '23 (Brooklyn) on a project focused on studying the Black communities that thrived in New York City from the early 1800s to the mid 1950s.
Macaulay Honors College congratulates Professor Carmen Boullosa on being awarded the 2023 José Emilio Pacheco Excellence in Literature Award. Boullosa is known for crafting brilliant journeys across all genres that uniquely embody the Mexican literary tradition. She is one of the nation's most treasured living writers and only the fourth woman ever to win the award.
Macaulay is thrilled to congratulate the students and alumni of the college's quadball club on a decade of community growth.
Whether in the lab, the classroom, or relaxing with a crochet project, Tabitha Ramirez '24 (City College) will let her spirit of inquiry and curiosity define her success!
Zuobin Tang, '05 (Baruch), is the Macaulay Pioneer Alumni Award winner for 2022. Zuobin was chosen for his cutting edge contributions to computer science education and his innovation in reaching students through technology.
Funds will support Macaulay Honors College scholars pursuing study of Chinese art, culture, language, and history.
The Kenan Scholars Program at Macaulay Honors College is a unique program designed to instill a deeper understanding of New York City's housing crisis through research, direct service, and advocacy work.
Two faculty members and the student development team have received awards from CUNY's Black, Race and Ethnic Studies Initiative (BRESI). The grants will allow the college to advance social and racial justice.
Angela Goh '23 is the first recipient of the Liu Shiming Scholars Fund Grant.
New Plaza Cinema and Macaulay Honors College will work with students to help further their interests and careers in film and the arts with multiple areas of collaboration available.
For the fifth consecutive year, Macaulay Honors College has earned 5 mortarboards, the highest rating among public university honors colleges and programs.