MLA News

MLA students help woman battling Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

On March 15, 2013, Ernesto Malave Leadership Academy (MLA) students Melissa Dosil and Dan Aliotta facilitated a bone marrow donor drive at the College of Staten Island (CSI). >>

Guests from Burundi Africa speak to MLA students about “Keeping Dignity”

On October 24th, 2014, Gordien Ndizeye, David Rurama, and Alberic Wege shared their story with MLA students about a program they started entitled “Keeping Dignity - Garukira Ubuntu.” >>

First Annual DREAMers Conference Held in John Jay College

The Malave Leadership Academy sponsored the First Annual DREAMers Conference on Friday, September 26th in John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Students and student leaders from all 24 campuses attended the all -day event. >>

Student Profile: Mr. Michael Cruz
Michael Cruz grew up in the Bronx, inside a big and happy family. When the time arrived, he went directly into college just as his family had eagerly anticipated. >>

Students Still Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy

The Far Rockaway community is making great progress toward rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy. >>


New Eyes” for the Needy

Thanks to CUNY student Jessica Carrasquillo who participated in a successful eyeglass drive this spring, with a personal goal to collect 200 pairs of eyeglasses for donation.  >>