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In a recent Time magazine essay, Professor Setha Low answered a query posed by editors: How has the rise of digital technology changed the way we use public space? Read more
New research by Professor Mark E. Hauber (Hunter, Biology/Psychology) marks the first discovery of embryonic learning outside humans, as spotlighted in Science magazine. Read more
Pi-Chun Grace Ho (Human Development) was awarded first-place prize at the Congress of the International Society on Cultural and Activity Research (ISCAR), held last month in Sydney, Australia. Read more
Professor Lev Manovich (Computer Science) announced today a new study of over 13,000 photos taken during the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution and shared on Instagram. Read more
Professor Lev Manovich (Computer Science) and his selfiecity.net colleagues Moritz Stefaner and Jay Chow have created SelfieSaoPaulo, a site-specific visualization for the 2014 SP_Urban Digital... Read more
Professor Ruth Milkman has been elected the 107th president of the American Sociological Association (ASA) for 2015–2016. She will assume her office in August 2015, following a year of... Read more
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