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Children’s Book Awards Recognize Three Exceptional Authors for Their Impact on Children's Literature

Posted by Bank Street on April 16, 2018

On April 5th, the Children’s Book Committee at Bank Street hosted its annual awards ceremony to celebrate the winners of the Josette Frank Award, the Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, and the Claudia Lewis Award. Presented each year by the Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature, the three awards recognize outstanding ...

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Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Distinguished Alumni

Posted by Bank Street on June 13, 2017

On Monday, June 5th, the Bank Street College Alumni Association (BSCAA) held its annual Alumni Awards ceremony to recognize and celebrate six exceptional Graduate School of Education alumni for their invaluable contributions to the field of education.  This year’s honorees included Davia Brown-Franklyn, ’97, Senior Director of Partnerships at the ...

tagged: bscaa awards, dan haggard, davia brown-franklyn, judy jablon, melissa heckler, takiema bunche-smith, ursula davis

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Bank Street Honors Winners of 2016 Irma Black Award and Cook Prize

Posted by Bank Street on May 23, 2016

On May 19th, the Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature devoted a morning to recognizing the finalists and winners of this year’s Irma Black Award and Cook Prize, two awards dedicated to acknowledging outstanding examples of children’s picture books.  The Irma Black Award evaluates children’s books on the basis that ...

tagged: alan marks, anne vittur kennedy, april chu, cook prize, iacopo bruno, irma black award, jon agee, laurie wallmark, lisa kahn schnell, mara rockliff, michael hall, ole könnecke, scott magoon

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Financial Aid

Lou Palefsky Honored by New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association

Posted by Amy Kline on October 30, 2013

Lou Palefsky (left) with J. Scott Atkinson On October 16, 2013, Lou Palefsky, Director of Financial Aid at Bank Street College of Education, was honored with two awards at the 45th Annual New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association (NYSFAAA) Meeting. The first was the Circle Award which is "awarded to ...

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Bank Street College Honored by 1199 Future of America Learning Center

Posted by D. Hansen on August 14, 2013

On Monday, July 15, 2013, the 1199 Future of America Learning Center celebrated its 20th year with an awards ceremony and musical performance given by the Children’s Musical Ensemble at the Lehman College Music Theater in the Bronx. Included in the list of honorees, was Bank Street College, in acknowledgment ...

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Graduate School

Three Bank Street Graduates Make Top 20 List

Posted by D. Hansen on August 12, 2013

         Child Life Council Annual Meeting  From May 16-19, 2013, in Denver, Colorado, more than 1,000 child life specialists gathered for the 31st Child Life Council (CLC) Annual Conference on Professional Issues. This annual meeting is known as the largest annual gathering of child life specialists, worldwide. Participants include child life specialists, child ...

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Children’s Book Committee Honors Five Books

Posted by Elisabeth Jakab on March 05, 2012

Tales ranging from the creation of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, to the Titanic disaster, to the amusing trials of an older sister were among the five titles honored at the 2012 Children’sBookCommitteeAwards (CBC) on February 23, in the Bank Street auditorium. The CBC Online CBC Chair Linda Greengrass began the ...

tagged: cbc, children's book committee, children’s book committee awards, linda greengrass, lisa von drasek, the new cook science book prize

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Tenth Annual Alumni Awards

Posted by Elisabeth Jakab on November 07, 2006

BSCAA held its Tenth Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony and Celebration at the College on Friday evening, November 3rd. This year’s distinguished honorees were Sal Vascellaro ’75, Rebecca Cort ’76, ’78, and Carmen Fariña. Over 100 alumni, family, and friends attended the awards ceremony and the reception which followed. BSCAA President ...

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