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David Garland, in the British Journal of Criminology, gave a fine review to The Criminological Imagination (Polity, 2011), the latest book by Jock Young (Dist. Prof., GC, Criminal Justice,... Read more
The Clarion, the magazine of CUNY’s Professional Staff Congress, featured doctoral faculty astronomer Kathleen E. Saavik Ford (Assoc. Prof., BMCC, Physics) in its March 2012 issue. Ford, who... Read more
David Reynolds, distinguished professor of English and expert in American studies, writes in an op-ed for the Daily News (February 29, 2012): “Rick Santorum’s rejection of the separation... Read more
David S. Reynolds (Dist. Prof., GC, English) published an op-ed in the New York Times on January 26, “Why Evangelicals Don’t Like Mormons,” about Mitt Romney’s presidential... Read more
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded an Emeritus Fellowship to Raymond Erickson (Prof. Emer., Queens, Music) for his proposal “Tolerance, Jews, and the Early Enlightenment in Saxony: The... Read more
Alva Noë (Dist. Prof., GC, Philosophy) published “Art and the Limits of Neuroscience” in Opinionator, a New York Times exclusive online commentary, on Sunday, December 4. Read more
Setha Low (Prof., GC, Anthropology) will direct a “Working Group on Public Space and Diversity” with Darshan Vigneswaran (Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute), for which the Max Planck... Read more
Alfred Rosenberger (Prof., Brooklyn, Anthropology, Earth and Environmental Sciences) and his research team discovered the skeleton of a possibly extinct crocodile, among several other fossil... Read more
Mimi Abramovitz (Prof., Hunter, Social Welfare, Women’s Studies CP) delivered the keynote address at the 27th Annual Social Work Month Awards Celebration of the Social Service... Read more
Jean Anyon (Prof., GC, Urban Education) was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Educational Research Association in May 2010. (posted 2-2011)
Stephen... Read more