KCC Awarded $450k Liberty Partnership Grant
Liberty Partnership grant
KCC has been awarded a five-year, $2.25 million Liberty Partnership grant ($450,000 each year to serve 360 students). We will be working in collaboration with Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation and serving students located at the Thomas Jefferson campus who are identified as at risk of dropping out. The Thomas Jefferson Campus has four high schools: High School for Civil Rights, Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life Safety, Performing Arts and Technology High School, and World Academy for Total Community Health.
"This is an exciting partnership and KCC will spend the initial months planning and hiring the staff. We want to recognize Erika Delacruz’ leadership for this project and Mabel Chee's tremendous support in developing the application,” noted Provost Joanne Russell.
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- Recap - Holocaust Remembrance – Memorial
- Kingsborough Community College Welcomes Dr. Suri Duitch as Interim President
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- Law Enforcement Appreciation Breakfast
CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez announces the appointment of Dr. Suri Duitch as interim president of Kingsborough Community College.
From Passion To Profession: Tuition-Based Doula Training For New Yorkers Passionate About Birth Support
In March 2023, KCC offered a one-time free doula training to qualified applicants as part of the Healthcare Career Credentials. In the fall of 2023, the doula training transitioned to a 48-hour tuition-based program
Recently students from the CUNY Fatherhood Academy were presented gifts by the men of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.