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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
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Jonathan Kalb (Professor, Hunter, Theatre), who serves as literary advisor and resident artist for Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA), is curating a free “Open Book” lecture series... Read more
Ofelia Garcia (Prof., GC, Urban Education, Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages) is giving keynote speeches this summer at the International Symposium on Bilingualism, Singapore,... Read more
Janet C. Gornick (Prof., GC, Political Science, Sociology) coauthored, with Sherry Leiwant, an Op-Ed piece titled “La lucha por la igualdad está aún lejos de terminar” (The fight for... Read more
Meena Alexander’s (Dist. Prof., Hunter, English) poem “Acqua Alta,” set to music by the renowned Swedish composer Jan Sandström, was recorded on February 8 by the Renaissance... Read more
Nancy Foner (Dist. Prof., Hunter, Sociology) has been elected to serve as president-elect of the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS) in 2013–14 and president in 2014–15. A nonprofit... Read more
Oligodendrocytes developing in culture, from the immature stage (left) to mature (right). Oligodendrocytes are the cells that make myelin in the brain.
Clare Carroll, a professor on the doctoral faculty in comparative literature and liberal studies and coordinator of the Renaissance Studies certificate program, has won a highly prized National... Read more
Five members of the doctoral faculty in mathematics have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2013, the program’s initial year: Assistant Professor Jason Behrstock;... Read more
Technological changes have created a worldwide demand on the part of workers to have more flexibility and control over their schedules, but that control varies among industrialized countries. A study... Read more