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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
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.