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“The Community College Route to the Bachelor’s Degree," by doctoral candidate David B. Monaghan (Sociology) and distinguished professor Paul Attewell (Sociology, Urban Education), was published online on March 19th in Education Evaluation and Policy Analysis (EEPA). Read more
Transforming Urban Education: Urban Teachers and Students Working Collaboratively
(Sense Publishers, 2014)
The White House has named alumnus Christopher Emdin (Urban Education, 2007) a STEM Diversity and Access Champion of Change. The honor recognizes individuals and organizations who are working to... Read more
Robert L. Hatcher (Adj. Prof., Psychology) has received a presidential citation from the American Psychological Association (APA) in honor of “his incredible leadership in competency-based... Read more
Distinguished professors Richard Alba (GC) and Nancy Foner (Hunter) of the Ph.D. Program in Sociology have been appointed to the National Academy of... Read more
Blended Learning: Research Perspectives, vol. 2
Mexican Screen Fiction: Between Cinema and Television
(Polity Press, 2014)
New Labor in New York: Precarious Workers and the Future of the Labor Movement
(Cornell University Press, 2014)
Translanguaging: Language, Bilingualism and Education
(Palgrave Pivot, 2013)
The Graduate Center has awarded the title of Presidential Professor to sociologist Philip Kasinitz, effective January 27, 2014. Kasinitz, who has a joint appointment with the GC and Hunter, has... Read more