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Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, written by James Oakes, Distinguished Professor, History, was included among ten finalists for the National Book Award, nonfiction category. Read more
A Political History of Spanish: The Making of a Language
(Cambridge University Press, 2013)
Professor Lorna Thorpe (Hunter) has just been appointed to the Board of the American College of Epidemiology. The American College of Epidemiology is “an organization of epidemiologists that... Read more
Karyna Pryiomka (Critical Social/Personality Psychology) has won this year’s Division 26 (Society for the History of Psychology) prize for best student paper presented at the annual meeting... Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Generative Syntax
(Cambridge University Press, 2013) Read more
The Coup: 1953, the CIA, and the Roots of Modern U.S.-Iranian Relations
(The New Press, 2013)
Writing Passion: A Catullus Reader (2nd ed.)
Writing Passion Plus: A Catullus Reader Supplement
(Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 2013)
Distinguished Professor Cathy Spatz Widom (John Jay, Criminal Justice, Psychology), a renowned scholar on child abuse and neglect and its consequences, is the recipient of the 2013 Edwin H.... Read more
Jean Anyon, 72, professor of urban education at the Graduate Center, died of cancer on September 7, 2013. Professor Anyon studied the web of socioeconomic factors that affect public schools and... Read more
Dear Colleagues, It is a pleasure and privilege to usher in the academic year—the 52nd in the Graduate Center’s history. Read more