The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
Learn about the Graduate Center's core faculty,
including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
Through its extensive public programming, the Graduate Center contributes to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City.
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November 18, 2015
I write to share the sad news that Professor Jerry Gafio Watts passed away on... Read more
September 2, 2015
Welcome back! To those returning to the Graduate Center, I hope the summer was... Read more
August 27, 2015
Dr. Louise Lennihan, who has served as Interim Provost since July of 2013, has informed... Read more
May 14, 2015
I was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Derrick Griffith, a 2015 graduate of... Read more
May 6, 2015
April proved an exceptional month for awards, with honors bestowed upon many of our... Read more
February 17, 2015
Welcome to faculty, students, and staff new to the Graduate Center—and welcome... Read more
September 9, 2014
The calendar may tell us when summer officially becomes autumn, but each of us probably... Read more
Midway through the academic year, the beginning of the spring semester offers a useful vantage point: we can look back at fall's achievements and forward to... Read more
The Graduate Center echoes the University in expressing its commitment to promoting open academic exchange. Read more
Dear Colleagues, It is a pleasure and privilege to usher in the academic year—the 52nd in the Graduate Center’s history. Read more