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Who’s Afraid of Frances Fox Piven?
(New Press, 2011) Read more
Jennifer Ball was a contributor to Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, ed. Helen C. Evans with Brandie Ratliffe (Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012). She presented at the Colloquium of the... Read more
Associate Provost for Humanities and Social Sciences Louise Lennihan announced that the Graduate Center has awarded 2012–13 dissertation fellowships to seventy level-three doctoral... Read more
Doctor of Public Health (DPH) program faculty member Franklin E. Mirer, PhD, CIH (left) receiving the Donald E. Cummings Memorial Award at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce), June 2012.
Doctor of Public Health (DPH) program faculty member Franklin E. Mirer, Ph.D., CIH (Prof., Hunter, Public Health) is the 2012 recipient of the Donald E. Cummings Award at the annual American... Read more
It was in 1962, fifty years ago, that I came to this city as an undergraduate student from Istanbul.
And it was back in Istanbul, on 9/11, while I was—by a traumatic... Read more
Dagmar Herzog & Joan Richardson Read more
Judith Stein (Prof., City, History), along with her class, was filmed on March 27 by C-SPAN for broadcast in its American history series. The program will air July 14 at 8 pm and midnight and July 15... Read more
Graham George Priest (Dist. Prof., GC, Philosophy), who joined the GC in August 2009, has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Bonn, Germany.... Read more
Adorned in their academic regalia, the graduating class of 2011–12 marched proudly down the aisles of Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall on May 24 for the GC’s forty-eighth... Read more
Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ’n’ Roll
(W. W. Norton & Company, 2012) Read more