Monroe Dinner Dialogue

Monroe College King Graduate School Dinner Dialogue August 15th

Join us for our next Dinner Dialogue Information Session at our Flushing Queens Extension Center on Tuesday August 15th from 6 – 7pm. A light dinner will be served while we introduce you to our current master’s programs being offered right in the heart of downtown Flushing. This will be a great opportunity for people who might be interested in furthering their […]

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Monroe College’s Job & Internship Fair on March 29

Monroe College has postponed this week’s planned Career Fair due to the expected snowstorm. The new date is Wednesday, March 29.  Registration for this event is now open! Please visit the Monroe webpage for registration:     Monroe College CareerFair_031317

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Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Camp on Feb 18th

February 18th, 2017, 9am – 3pm                           Location: Monroe College 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue Flushing, NY 11354 Monroe College’s Queen Extension Center is launching its third Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Class that will be taught by senior software engineer Milan Iliev  from Optimum. The first class is free of charge to make […]


Leaders in Flushing Look to Make Local Businesses Better for Shoppers & Employees

A sector known for its distinct restaurants, bakeries and small businesses, the greater Flushing area continues to grow as one of the most dynamic and culturally diverse economic centers in the “World’s Borough.” Between 2000 and 2009, the number of businesses in Flushing grew by 37.6 percent, compared to 5.7 percent in the rest of the city. However, community leaders say there is room […]

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Flushing Chamber Celebrates Two Years

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce celebrated its two-year anniversary at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel last Thursday. The event, which was called “A Better Tomorrow,” also honored four guests who were given “Neighborhood Hero” awards for their service to the community of Flushing. The four honorees were Senior Pastor of Macedonia AME Church Rev. Dr. Richard O. McEachern, former […]


Interested in a Tech Career?

Monroe College is hosting a free orientation to launch the Flushing Tech Boot Camp on Saturday, October 1, 2:00pm, at 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, New York.  Members of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce will be eligible for tuition discounts. Monroe College, working in partnership with the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, aims to help meet the growing demand […]


A Call to Action: Help Us Build A Better Tomorrow

Last Call: Join Our Celebration on Thur, Oct 6 You are invited to join the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce as we celebrate our second year of amazing community service this Thursday, October 6, 6-9pm, at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel.  This will be a great opportunity to network with hundreds of small business owners, entrepreneurs, and civic leaders in […]

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本報記者陳裕光紐約報道:大紐約西商會(Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce)與門羅大學(Monroe College)聯合舉辦「現在是英語」(English Now)課程,第一期學生昨(24日)早上舉行結業典禮,十多位華人移民男女學生,西裔及不同族裔學員完成包括英語為第二語言,商務實用英語等基本課程,從門羅大學資深副主席Evan Jerome手上領取了證書,Evan Jerome強調課程設計是加強學生的英語說講能力,增強社交與工作上說英語的自信心,對就業和做生意都有所幫助,大紐約西商會執行主任崔容準等到場祝賀。 在紐約從事國際貿易的蘇小姐是畢業學員之一,她現身說法的表示,自己在中國大陸雖然有英文基礎,但來到美國之後就感覺到英語能力不足,對自己的工作有很大障礙,參加了「現在是英語」學習,與別人溝通,自信心增強了不少。 Evan Jerome代表該校向參加英語課程上午及下午班的同學們祝賀,同時他強調了這項以有基本英語水平學生為對象的「現在是英語」課程,不但是讓一些在母國完成了高中學歷,部分更有專業學識的人士,在紐約地區重返校園學習英語,在12周的密集課程中學習到中級以上的英語,課程設計有會話和寫作、商務禮節等,重點在加強職場上必要的英文技能為主,讓學生在短時間內把到英語對話,寫作課程使學生在工作崗位看懂文件與回信等技巧,增強在職業領域的競爭能力。 大紐約西商會執行主任崔容準指出,「現在是英語」課程是該會的職業技能服務項目,學生須擁有高中學歷。學生通過這項英語課程,對就業和社交等溝通能力有很大的幫助。 第二期的「現在是英語」開始招生,7月10日截止報名,費用全免,只收取講義費40元。查詢課程和入學資格,可與崔容準John Choe 1(646)820-5163或info@flushingchamber.nyc聯繫。報名與上課地點:法拉盛羅斯福大道135-16號4樓,索取報名表格請致電1(914)740-6614,或發送電郵至。 Link to original article here.