The Graduate Center is a vibrant intellectual and cultural hub in the heart of Manhattan known for its world-class academic programs, research centers, public events, and more. Explore this section to access a range of activities in various Areas of Interest to you, including Arts & Culture, Humanities, Music & Performance, New York City, Sciences, and Social Sciences.
1st floor of the library
Six concerts featuring renowned musicians from Africa,
Australasia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Albert Einstein Chair in Science (Mathematics) and Distinguished Professor
André Aciman (Dist. Prof., Comparative Literature)
Roger Hart (Prof., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Psychology)
Dagmar Herzog (Daniel Rose Faculty Scholar, History)
David Nasaw (Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Dist. Prof., History)
Pick a day:
6:30 PM | 8:30 PM
Plural Marking and Inherently Plural Predicates
(joint work with Marcelo Ferreira)
It is currently assumed that phi-features, and in particular plural features, are interpreted on...
Broad Data: Technology Challenges on the emerging Web of data
"Big Data" usually refers to the very large datasets generated by scientists, to the many petabytes of data held...
9:30 AM | 3:00 PM
The CUNY-NYSIEB Leadership Seminars are designed to support principals in the CUNY-NYSIEB Cohort 2 schools in the development of an Instructional Improvement Plan for their emergent bilinguals....
2:15 PM | 3:30 PM
Optimal Beam Search for Machine Translation
Beam search and cube pruning have become the de facto inference algorithms for phrase-based and syntactic translation respectively....
6:30 PM | 8:00 PM
Theory of Mind and embedding of perspective: A psychological test of a literary "sweet spot" (Joint work with Lisa Zunshine and Michael Holquist).
Theory of Mind...
11:00 AM | 12:15 PM
Knowledge Extraction and Taxonomization from the Web
Knowledge extraction and taxonomization have been of great interest to the research community for a long time. With the...
4:15 PM | 6:15 PM
Learning to Generate Understandable Animations of American Sign Language.
A majority of deaf high school graduates in the U.S. have a fourth-grade English reading level or...
2:00 PM | 4:00 PM
Exploring methods from other fields: A case study in how Educational Data Mining (EDM) has achieved population validity in the detection of student affect.
Abstract: As linguists look to...
Verb meaning, restructuring, and the grammar of complement control/
Landau (2000; 2004) draws a distinction between P(artial) C(ontrol) and E(xhaustive) C(ontrol): whereas PC predicates like...
9:30 AM | 5:00 PM
The Institute conducts research on language, literacy, and bilingualism and their development and acquisition in urban societies. The central mission of RISLUS is to investigate those research...