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  • Press Release: JFK Memorial Sing

    Singers Invited to Gather at The Graduate Center to Honor
    President John F. Kennedy on the 40th Anniversary of His Death

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  • Press Release: Exhibition of Paintings and Theater Designs by Boris Anisfeld

    The Art Gallery of The Graduate Center’s upcoming exhibition “Boris Anisfeld: Paintings and Stage Designs, 1906-1926” will feature one of the most remarkable, although largely forgotten artists of the twentieth century. Encompassing 50 works done in various media, the exhibition will run from December 4, 2003, through January 17, 2004. The opening will be held Wednesday, December 3, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Art Gallery is open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 12 to 6pm. The Graduate Center of the City University of New York is located at 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street).

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  • Press Release: December 2003 Public Programs Listings

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public events to be held during the month of December. Programs are free unless otherwise indicated and will be held at The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street. For further general public information, call the Office of Continuing Education and Public Programs at (212) 817-8215, or visit its website at http://web.gc.cuny.edu/cepp. For press queries, please see above contact information. Read more

  • Press Release: January 2004 Public Programs Listings

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public events to be held during the month of January. Programs are free unless otherwise indicated and will be held at The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street. For further general public information, call the Office of Continuing Education and Public Programs at (212) 817-8215, or visit its website at http://web.gc.cuny.edu/cepp. For press queries, please see above contact information.

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  • Press Release: New Study Shows Computers Make Kids Smarter, Fatter

    A newly published study by researchers at the City University of New York Graduate Center on the effects of home computing on young children finds that those who use computers at home do better on several cognitive tests, but also indicates that children who use home computers for more than 8 hours per week have a significantly higher body mass index than non-users of the same age.

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  • Press Release: THE GRADUATE CENTER NOVEMBER 2003 PUBLIC PROGRAMS LISTINGS

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public events to be held during the month of November. Programs

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  • Press Release: Graduate Center Aims to Improve Inner City Math Education Projects Also Part of Larger, $10 Million Consortium

    As part of a $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation to a three-school consortium, The Graduate Center of The City University of New York will conduct two unique projects aimed at improving mathematics education in inner city schools. One will organize parents and other community members in low income neighborhoods to help reform mathematics education in their schools and the other will identify aspects applicable to mathematics of the 'cultural capital' that low-income minority students bring to school.

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  • Press Release: Graduate Center Adds Two Leading Professors to its Impressive Faculty Roster

    The Graduate Center of the City University of New York is pleased to announce the appointment of two acclaimed scholars to its already distinguished faculty: Saul Kripke to the Ph.D. Program in Philosophy and Kenneth Tobin to the recently formed Ph.D. Program in Urban Education. Read more

  • Press Release: The Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies at The Graduate Center Hosts the Ralph Bunche Centenary Commemoration Secretariat

    August 7, 2003 marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of Nobel Laureate, international civil servant, scholar, and civil rights pioneer, Dr. Ralph Johnson Bunche. To honor Bunche's life and emphasize the relevance of his legacy, a year-long international commemoration will take place through August 2004, with The Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies (RBIIS) at The CUNY Graduate Center hosting the centenary Secretariat, which serves as catalyst and motivators for commemorative events in the United States and around the world. Read more

  • Press Release: 3 Days/16 Companies = 1 Off-Broadway Prelude Weekend

    In a New York-first, the CUNY Graduate Center will offer a three-day Prelude Weekend featuring work being produced by the city’s distinctive off-Broadway theater community. On October 2, 3, and 4 The Graduate Center’s Martin E. Segal Theatre Center will join with the Alliance of Resident Theatres (A.R.T.)/New York to present 16 A.R.T. member companies, providing a compacted preview of diverse plays being developed for the 2003-04 season and beyond, and a unique forum for showcasing the extraordinary off-Broadway theater scene.

     

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