Professor Heath Brown (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice) recently spoke about the days leading to November 8: what to expect, how much polling matters, and who will win. Read more
Distinguished Professor Blanche Wiesen Cook (History) spoke recently about Roosevelt’s legacy — and how “America’s greatest First Lady” might have viewed the current state of affairs. Read more
Ph.D. student Agustín Indaco (Economics) has been selected to participate in Bloomberg’s Data for Good Exchange 2016 (D4GX), a program that connects data scientists with nonprofits and municipalities to improve public welfare. Read more
Ph.D. student Cory Greene (Psychology) was featured in The Christian Science Monitor this week for his efforts to transform the lives of young black men and communities affected by mass incarceration.
The GC’s Political Science program is hosting a series of vibrant conversations about the general election and what insights political scientists might offer about our current moment of unprecedented politics.
Distinguished Professor Robert M. Haralick (Computer Science) has been awarded the coveted King-Sun Fu Prize, the highest honor given to researchers in the subject of pattern recognition.
Maggie Nelson (Ph.D. ’04, English), an award-winning writer known for nonfiction works such as 2015’s The Argonauts, has been named a 2016 MacArthur Fellow by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
Latinas registered to vote (and voted) at higher rates than Latino males in each U.S. presidential election from 1992 through 2012, according to a new study by the GC’s Center for Latin America, Caribbean and Latino Studies (CLACLS) in partnership with CNN en Español. Read more
The Graduate Center’s Latin/Greek Institute has been awarded a $1 million grant by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation that will expand opportunities for students of all backgrounds to participate in the Institute’s nationally renowned summer language program. Read more
Professor Setha M. Low (Anthropology/Environmental Psychology), whose novel research focuses on the anthropology of space and place, has been awarded the inaugural Senior Scholar Award from the Society of Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA).