"The new bill marks the first time that a European Union member country has passed legislation that so brazenly assails higher education," President Chase F. Robinson and Provost Joy Connolly write in a community message. Read more
The GC recently announced a new page on its website that will make data more accessible to everyone at the Graduate Center. Read more
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Distinguished Professor Nancy Foner (GC/Hunter, Sociology) has been named a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow in the field of Sociology.
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences today announced the election of Distinguished Professor Richard D. Alba (Sociology) and Distinguished Professor Charles W. Mills (Philosophy). Read more
President Chase F. Robinson's comments on the recent travel ban are featured prominently in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s Daily Briefing. Read more
The GC has announced a new merit-based scholarship for students in the MALS program, with funding that covers 80 percent of in-state tuition costs for a 30-credit degree.
In a provocative essay in The Nation and a related CUNY TV interview, Distinguished Professor Frances Fox Piven (Political Science/Women’s and Gender Studies) makes a case for resisting the Trump administration and assesses what will make such a movement succeed. Read more
Ahead of the Office of Career Planning and Professional Development's Alumni Roundtable, the GC spoke to Marilyn Puder-York about the advice she would offer to students who are thinking about careers, particularly in non-academic settings. Read more
Ph.D. student Mae Miller (Earth and Environmental Sciences) was awarded a highly competitive Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship, which provides three years of financial support to students whose research, teaching, and service promote diversity. Read more