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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
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Paul L. Wachtel (Dist. Prof., City, Psychology) won the 2013 Scientific Award, given annually by Division of Psychoanalysis (39) of the American Psychological Association (APA). After receiving... Read more
Cynthia Lee Wong, a Ph.D. student in composition, was selected to participate in “New Voices,” an innovative collaborative project for emerging composers launched in 2012.
The... Read more
Experts from the City University of New York, public and nonprofit sectors, and city government discussed lessons learned from Superstorm Sandy in three sessions, all free and open to the public,... Read more
“On July 1, I’ll be moving to 42nd Street, CUNY’s central office,” said President William Kelly in his opening remarks at the Graduate Center’s last community meeting... Read more
Congratulations to Professor Elizabeth Sklar, who won a Fulbright Scholar Award. She will be exploring a human/multi-robot team approach to information management for multi-sensor surgical... Read more
The following is a list of twenty-eight appointments to the doctoral faculty that were made between December 19, 2012 and April 25, 2013. Listed after each name are the faculty member’s... Read more
“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
The Board of Trustees of the City University of New York has announced that Provost Chase F. Robinson will serve as interim president of the Graduate Center, effective July 1, 2013. Dr. Robinson will... Read more
The Board of Trustees of the City University of New York announced on April 23 that William P. Kelly, president of the Graduate Center, will serve as interim chancellor of the University starting... Read more
Paul Griffiths at the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 2010. Painting: Howard Hodgkin, Where the Deer and the Antelope Play, courtesy of Gagosian Gallery. Photo: Edmund Blok.
“We Are What We Hear,” a talk by acclaimed music critic Paul Griffiths; a fifteen-minute concert; and a conversation between critic and conductor—these are the aural delights in... Read more