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Associate Provost for Humanities and Social Sciences Louise Lennihan, on April 16, announced that the Graduate Center’s 2013–14 dissertation fellowship competition, which comprised a... Read more
Adrienne Klein, director of special projects in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and codirector of the Science & the Arts series, has been named chair of the Leonardo Education... Read more
Beth Terranova, a first-year student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at Hunter College, competed as a 53 kg (116.8 lb) lifter in the National University Weightlifting Championships,... Read more
Vadricka Etienne, a second-year doctoral student in sociology, has been selected for a 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. The title of Etienne's study is... Read more
For its unique approach to digital humanities education, the Graduate Center’s Digital Fellows program has been selected to join the innovative Praxis Network (http://praxis-network.org/), a... Read more
As part of the Community Mold Awareness Program, doctoral faculty member Jack Caravanos, an associate professor of public health based at Hunter, will be providing three-hour sessions on Mold... Read more
David E. Lavin, professor emeritus of sociology, died on March 14. He came to the Graduate Center and Lehman College in the early 1970s, after ten years at Harvard University, the University of... Read more
President William Kelly opened the first community meeting of the spring semester with brief remarks on the Graduate Center’s budget. He noted that while “there are ongoing austerity... Read more
Terry Samuels died on March 9, 2013. Mrs. Samuels was appointed to the Mina Rees Library on September 29, 1975, and retired on January 28, 2003, after more than twenty-seven years of service. A... Read more
Theatre students Emily Clark (l.) and Dan Venning (r.) offer the Kirle Gift to Chief Librarian Polly Thistlethwaite (center). Photo: Lynette Gibson
Alumnus Dr. Bruce Kirle (Theatre, 2002), a lifelong lover of musical theatre, died suddenly at the age of 59 in 2007. With the collaboration of the Ph.D. Program in Theatre and the Mina Rees... Read more