City College of New York will honor Ennead Partner Emeritus, Joseph Fleischer, FAIA with a Doctorate of Humane Letters, honoris causa, at its upcoming commencement ceremony. He is being recognized for his outstanding career in architecture and his dedication to CCNY.
"In the course of his 45-year career, he has managed the design of facilities across the United States and the world, and his projects have been recognized with numerous awards. He has remained actively involved at CCNY, serving as president of the Alumni Association of The City College of New York for three years, and has served on The Foundation for City College Board since 2021. He set up a gift trust—along with his wife, Carolyn Fleischer ’68 – to both the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, and the School of Education through the college’s 1847 Society. In 1999, the Alumni Association awarded him its prestigious Townsend Harris Medal for Professional Achievement in the field of architecture. He is the recipient of the Architecture Group’s Professional Achievement Award, as well as the Alumni Association’s Service Award. He is a Lifetime Member of the Alumni Association’s Executive Board."
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