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Professor Robert C. Smith (Baruch, Sociology) published new research exploring "Black Mexicans" and the use of racial categories. Smith's research draws on more than 15 years of... Read more
Distinguished Professor David Nasaw, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. Chair in American History, has been named the next president of the Society of American Historians. Read more
“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
Lev Manovich, professor of computer science at the Graduate Center, is coordinator of Selfiecity, a project using 3,200 Instagram selfie photos, taken between December 4 and 12, 2013, in Bangkok, Berlin, Moscow, New York, and São Paulo, to explore how people represent themselves using mobile photography in social media. Read more
Manu Bhagavan, professor of history at the Graduate Center and Hunter College, was interviewed on NPR on December 12 about this week’s controversial decision by the Supreme Court of India to... Read more
Doctoral faculty members Michael Handel (Prof., Lehman, Mathematics) and Victor Pan (Dist. Prof., Lehman, Computer Science, Mathematics) have been appointed Fellows of the American Mathematical... Read more
Margaret Chin, associate professor of sociology, discusses her research on garment workers in a recent JustPublics@365 podcast. Read more
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
Marc Edelman (Prof., Hunter/GC, Anthropology) addressed the UN Human Rights Council’s Open-Ended Intergovernmental Working Group on a United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and... Read more
The Doctor of Public Health (DPH) program at the Graduate Center as part of the CUNY School of Public Health is proud to announce select recent faculty activities and publications. Read more