President's Events

Presidential Lecture Series with Dr. Harry L. Williams

Date: Thursday, May 19
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Livestream on YouTube

In the Medgar Evers College "Decoding Social Justice with Dr. Patricia Ramsey" lecture series, the College's president and Dr. Harry L. Williams, President & CEO of Thurgood Marshall College Fund, discuss the theme, "Access through Advocacy to Education."

Chat with the President

Date: Friday, May 13
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
In-person: AB1 Cafeteria, 1638 Bedford Ave
Virtual Option via Zoom:

State of the College Address with President Patricia Ramsey

Date: Tuesday, April 12
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
In-person: AB1 Cafeteria
Virtual Option via Zoom:
Guttman President Speaker Series: Strength, Courage, and Resilience

Date: Thursday, March 31
Time: 11:00 am
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Hear from President Patricia Ramsey during Guttman Community College President’s Speaker Series. In honor of Women’s History Month, President Larry Johnson, Jr. talks to President Ramsey, Queensborough Community College President Christine Mangino, and Macaulay Honors College Interim Dean Vaness K. Valdés.

The Guttman Community College President’s Speaker Series shares the stories of key figures in New York City. Each month, Guttman President Larry Johnson, Jr. introduces the Guttman community to people who are champions for student success and community colleges. This year’s theme is “Strength, Courage, and Resilience in the 21st Century.

Express Yourself – Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce (GHCC) President Ramsey Featured Guest

Date: Sunday, March 27
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Live on 107.5 WBLS FM Radio

“Express Yourself – GHCC Spotlight” on 107.5 WBLS-FM. The live show is from 10:00 am – 11: 00 am and is co-hosted by Imhotep Gary Byrd and Lloyd Williams, president of the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce. President Patricia Ramsey will be their featured guest.

Chat with the President
Date: Wednesday, March 21
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Zoom Meeting
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Women of Color in STEM: A Celebration of Women in Science

Date: Friday, March 18
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Zoom Event Link Pre-Event Q&A

Join the women of the Department of Natural Sciences for an interactive discussion highlighting faculty achievements in STEM and bridging the gap with emerging future STEM leaders.

Event Speakers:
Dr. Aminta Breaux, 10th President, Bowie State University
Dr. Patricia Ramsey, 6th President, Medgar Evers College (and former Department Chair of Natural Sciences)
Dr. Lethia Jackson, Chair, Department of Technology & Security, Bowie State University

Presidential Lecture Series with Eric Holder

Date: Thursday, March 17
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Livestream on YouTube

“Decoding Social Justice with President Ramsey,” the College’s president, and Eric Holder, the 82nd Attorney General of the United States discuss the theme of “Access Through Advocacy in Criminal Justice Reform.”

CUNY's 3rd Annual Career Compass for Women Leaders Conference: Presidents/Deans Fireside Chat

Date: Wednesday, March 16
Time: 10:06 am - 11:06 am
Virtual Event

Moderated by Karol Mason, President, John Jay College
  • Patricia Ramsey, President, Medgar Evers College
  • Michelle Anderson, President, Brooklyn College
  • Robin Garrell, President, Graduate Center
  • Claudia Schrader, President, Kingsborough Community College
  • Vanessa Valdés, Interim Dean, Macaulay Honors College

Women's HerStory Month: The First Cannot Be the Last

Date: Tuesday, March 15
Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual: Zoom Link

Three dynamic female “firsts” in their position discuss their paths, challenges, and celebrations. The conversation features Medgar Evers College President Patricia Ramsey, New York State Attorney General Letitia James, and CUNY School of Medicine Dean Carmen Green.

President Ramsey Testifies Before the U.S. House of Representatives | Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee on Education and Labor

Date: Wednesday, March 2
Time: 10:15 am
Location: Livestream on YouTube

On Wednesday, March 2, President Ramsey testified before the Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee on Education and Labor. The hearing, Investing in Economic Mobility: The Important Role of Hispanic Serving Institutions and Other Minority Serving Institutions, included President Ramsey's testimony on behalf of Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs).

Presidential Lecture Series: Decoding Social Justice David A. Paterson

Date: Thursday, February 10
Time: 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Livestream on YouTube

Join us for the Presidential Lecture Series, where Medgar Evers College President Ramsey engages in conversation with prominent guests. Under the theme, “Decoding Social Justice,” the monthly series will spotlight influential leaders who have social justice at the heart of their service.

This inaugural event features David A. Paterson, 55th Governor of New York State.