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In advance of the 5/5 lecture “Victory in Europe: The 70th Anniversary of the Defeat of European Fascism," moderator John Torpey (Sociology/History) talks about the importance of the anniversary. Read more
Brewster Kahle — inventor, philanthropist, and founder of the Internet Archive — will be the featured speaker at the GC’s annual Center Friends of the Library talk on Monday, April 20. Read more
Doctoral student Polina Nazaykinskaya (Music Composition) was recently awarded a Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans, the premier graduate school award for immigrants and children of immigrants. Read more
The Graduate Center today announced the results of the 2015-2016 Graduate Center Dissertation Fellowship competition. Read more
Doctoral student Joshua Mehigan (English) has been named a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow in Poetry. Read more
Robert Cherry (GC/Brooklyn, Economics) recently published a National Affairs essay examining some of the specific challenges faced by black men in American society.
“In Ferguson, Missouri,... Read more
For their research and achievements, Graduate Center faculty continue to receive high-level recognition, including from peer institutions. Read more
Among the many projects underway for Christine Folch (Ph.D. 2012, Anthropology) is her first book: a study of the Itaipú Binational Hydroelectric Dam in Brazil and Paraguay — the world's largest source of renewable energy. Read more
In February and March 2015, the Graduate Center received 14 grants totaling $1,051,686. The listing below, for grants of $30,000 or more, provides additional details. Read more
The Luxembourg Income Study Center, led by Professor Janet Gornick (Political Science/Sociology), has received its first National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant. Read more