“An instructive exercise in where the nation is heading,” wrote New York Times reporter Sam Roberts of New York and Los Angeles: The Uncertain Future (Oxford University Press), the... Read more
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The Library of Congress will mark its first major digital acquisition of September 11, 2001, materials with the addition to its collections of the September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org). The September 11 Digital Archive is a joint project of the City University of New York Graduate Center’s American Social History Project and George Mason University’s Center for History and New Media – two institutions that have explored digital history for more than a decade. Read more
Frances Degen Horowitz, President of The Graduate Center of The City University of New York, has been honored by the New York Women's Agenda (NYWA) with a Star Award. The award was presented to Dr. Horowitz by New York City Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum at NYWA's annual Star Breakfast on Tuesday, December 3, at the New York Hilton Hotel. The awards were created by NYWA to honor outstanding women and men within the City of New York.
From September 20 through November 16, the Art Gallery of The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, will present Canaletto/Piranesi: Views, Real and Invented, Etchings from the Arthur Ross Foundation. The exhibition comprises all of Canaletto's prints and thirty-eight of Piranesi's Vedute di Roma ("Views of Rome"). Gallery hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays, 12 - 6 p.m. The Graduate Center is located at 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th and 35th Streets. For further information call 817-7394.