16 01, 2018

Jennifer Gonzalez — Earning a Degree While Bringing Home the Cake

2018-01-18T14:45:47+00:00

Jennifer Gonzalez decided to go back to school in April of 2017. She sacrificed a lot as a teenage single mom raising two children on her own.  She worked a demanding job in the social service [...]

Jennifer Gonzalez — Earning a Degree While Bringing Home the Cake 2018-01-18T14:45:47+00:00
9 01, 2018

MCNY Bronx Director, Josh Perez Sees Himself in His Students

2018-01-11T16:42:02+00:00

MCNY Bronx Campus Director Joshua Perez (right) and students (photo: Gary Axelbank) by Gary Axelbank (original article posted on thisistheBronX.info) January 9, 2018 Talk to Metropolitan College students on the Bronx campus on East 149th Street [...]

MCNY Bronx Director, Josh Perez Sees Himself in His Students 2018-01-11T16:42:02+00:00
2 01, 2018

Kimberly Marquez-Torres & Cesar Heredia — A Degree in Resiliency, Confidence and Leadership

2018-01-11T13:47:00+00:00

Kimberly Marquez-Torres and her fiancé, Cesar Heredia completed their Master’s Degree in Emergency and Disaster Management in December 2017 –TOGETHER! Kimberly moved to NYC prior to her deployment to Afghanistan in 2013.  Enlisting in support of Operation [...]

Kimberly Marquez-Torres & Cesar Heredia — A Degree in Resiliency, Confidence and Leadership 2018-01-11T13:47:00+00:00
27 12, 2017

Marricka Scott McFadden — NAMED DEPUTY BRONX BORO PRESIDENT – A Degree in Implementing a Positive Agenda for the Betterment of Her Hometown

2018-01-10T19:53:24+00:00

December 26, 2018 - Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. today announced that Marricka Scott-McFadden would serve as the new Deputy Bronx Borough President, beginning in January 2018. “Marricka Scott-McFadden has decades of experience in [...]

Marricka Scott McFadden — NAMED DEPUTY BRONX BORO PRESIDENT – A Degree in Implementing a Positive Agenda for the Betterment of Her Hometown 2018-01-10T19:53:24+00:00
8 09, 2017

Joseph Asbery — A Degree in Never Being An Average Joe

2017-12-27T17:36:18+00:00

Let’s just say that “we are in good hands” because Joe Asbery is watching! Meet the Senior Watch Officer for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region II, Professional Photographer, U.S. Army Veteran Officer, MCNY [...]

Joseph Asbery — A Degree in Never Being An Average Joe 2017-12-27T17:36:18+00:00
5 09, 2017

Luz Maria Mack — A Degree in Double/Triple Duty

2017-12-27T17:26:23+00:00

2008 Master’s in Public Affairs and Administration (MPA) alumna, Luz Maria Mack takes her double/triple duty very seriously. As a mother of three and a full-time Administrator at Urban Health Plan, she has to know [...]

Luz Maria Mack — A Degree in Double/Triple Duty 2017-12-27T17:26:23+00:00
22 06, 2017

Walter Tucker – A Degree in Being a Modern Man of Distinction in the Music Industry

2017-10-18T10:19:26+00:00

"No one is responsible for manifesting your vision but you!" - Walter J. Tucker We hate to name drop...BUT... When people talk about business leaders & game changers in the music industry, the name of [...]

Walter Tucker – A Degree in Being a Modern Man of Distinction in the Music Industry 2017-10-18T10:19:26+00:00
25 05, 2017

Tiffany Chapman – A Degree in Being a Calming Force in a Crisis

2017-10-18T10:20:02+00:00

Say congratulations to Tiffany Chapman who just became the first female manager at the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey's Office of Emergency Management!  "It does feel good to shatter that glass ceiling, but the [...]

Tiffany Chapman – A Degree in Being a Calming Force in a Crisis 2017-10-18T10:20:02+00:00
23 05, 2017

Shana Melius — A Degree in Spreading the Word to Save Lives

2017-10-18T10:20:49+00:00

The CEO of nonprofit foundation Preserve Our Legacy (POL), Shana Melius, along with her husband Brett, is putting the branding and marketing plan that she developed while earning her MBA in Media Management to work [...]

Shana Melius — A Degree in Spreading the Word to Save Lives 2017-10-18T10:20:49+00:00