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Diverse Dreams Take Flight: KCC’s "Here 2 Observe" Program Ignites Passion for Planetary Science

Kingsborough Community College is advancing its commitment to diversity and science education with the launch of the "Here 2 Observe" — or H2O — cohort program.

Dr. Homar Barcena Awarded Fulbright U.S. Scholarship to Study Spread of Mosquito-Borne Diseases

KCC chemistry professor, Dr. Homar Barcena, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program research award to study arboviral diseases such as dengue and chikungunya fevers in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries where they are endemic.

Faculty-Led Projects

The BRESI Council and The City University of New York, with support from the Mellon Foundation, have awarded funding to four projects led by KCC faculty.

Aspen Rising Presidents Fellowship

KCC Senior VP for Academic Affairs Provost Joanne Russell was one of 31 leaders selected nationwide for an Aspen Institute’s Rising Presidents Fellowship

KCC A Finalist For The 2023 Aspen Prize

KCC was named a top 10 finalist for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.

Two Kingsborough Professors Named 2022 Mellon/ACLS Fellows

The awardees are associate professor of English, Sara Rutkowski, and substitute assistant professor of history, Elke Weesjes Sabella.