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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
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The Graduate Center has awarded nearly $1.7 million in dissertation fellowships to eighty-six doctoral candidates for the 2014–2015 academic year.
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sciences graduate education, research, and public programming.
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.
A recent study by the CUNY Graduate Center shows that low-income, limited equity cooperative housing in New York City's Clinton/Hell's Kitchen area helps preserve the community's diversity while, at the same time, actually improves the physical condition of the neighborhood. Read more