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The Graduate Center and CUNY project Commons In A Box (CBOX) won a 2013 Digital Humanities Award for “best DH tool or suite of tools.” Digital Humanities Awards, given annually, are... Read more
Alumna Claudia Moreno Pisano (English, 2010) edited Amiri Baraka and Edward Dorn: The Collected Letters (University of New Mexico Press, 2013). Pisano is an associate professor of English at... Read more
Alice Zulkarnain, a student in the GC’s Ph.D. Program in Economics, won the National Bureau of Economic Research’s (NBER) Pre-doctoral Fellowship for the 2014–15 academic year... Read more
The Graduate Center has given the title of professor emeritus to two faculty members in the Ph.D. Program in Philosophy: John Kleinig, as of August 31, 2013, and Richard Mendelsohn, effective... Read more
On January 22, the Association of American Geographers (AAG) announced Ruth Wilson Gilmore as the winner of the 2014 Harold M. Rose Award, which honors scholars who lead social change. The... Read more
Peter Eckersall, a pioneering researcher in Japanese theatre and dramaturgy and contemporary performance, has joined the Graduate Center as professor of theatre as of Spring 2014. Read more
Doctoral candidate Luz Salas has won a $150,000 grant from Asian Development Bank (ADB). Read more
Marie T. Filbin, distinguished professor at Hunter College and a member of the doctoral faculty in biochemistry and biology, died on January 15, 2014, in Ireland, after a long illness. She was an... Read more
Three members of the GC's consortial faculty, Arthur Apter (Baruch, Mathematics), Jay Rosen (CSI, Mathematics), and Richard McCoy (Queens, English), have been appointed distinguished professors,... Read more
The newest book by alumna Martha P. Nochimson (English) is David Lynch Swerves: Uncertainty from Lost Highway to Inland Empire (University of Texas Press, 2013).