Old Westbury News

Visiting Author Gives New Meaning to 'Role Model,' Social Justice

Author Barbara Winslow

Author Barbara Winslow presented the often untold story of Shirley Chisholm, the subject of her new book, to students, faculty, and alumni recently. Winslow's perspective on Chisholm's life - one of racial and gender challenges and a historic political career pushing a social justice agenda, left attendees "feeling inspired."

U.S. Representative John Lewis and Broadcaster Bill Moyers Visit SUNY Old Westbury in Celebration of College's Mission, History

U.S. Representative John Lewis

Against the backdrop of its 50th anniversary, SUNY Old Westbury, a college founded during the height of the American civil rights movement, welcomed two icons of that age to campus to reflect on the events of yesterday and forecast their ideas for tomorrow during “The Future of America: Race and Class.”

School of Business Accounting Networking Reception

SUNY College at Old Westbury's School of Business hosted its 19th annual Accounting Networking Reception on October 8, 2015 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Student Union. Over 100 students attended to meet with 25 regional accounting firms and organizations.

The event began with an introduction by Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, Anthony Barbera, followed by an opportunity for students to network with various firms and enjoy a delicious buffet dinner. Participants included: