Christina Nadler was interviewed in a USA Today news story about professors and students taking to social media to highlight the conditions of the facilities on the campuses where they teach. Christina was asked to discuss her blog #HolesAtHunter
. Read the USA Today Story here
Vadricka Etienne, NSF grant recepient, is part of CUNY's All-Star Science Team. View photos here
A new review of Jane McAlevey's book Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement is available to view on Jane's website
Abbie Kolker has published a paper with Professor Cynthia Epstein titled "The Impact of the Economic Downturn on Women Lawyers in the United States" in the Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies.
Professor Patricia Clough along with students Karen Gregory, Benjamin Haber and Josh Scannell have just been accepted for publication in the volume Non-Representational Methodologies: Re-envisioning Research
, edited by Philip Vannini published by Routledge. There article is “The Datalogical Turn: Sociality and Big Data”.
David Jancsics's article "Petty Corruption in Central and Eastern Europe: The Client's Perspective," which recently appeared in Crime, Law, and Social Change (May 2013), was discussed in the latest issue of the Anti-Corruption Research Network, an online outlet of Transparency International. The article can be seen at http://corruptionresearchnetwork.org/
Natascia Boeri has received the NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant for her research with homebased workers in Ahmedabad, India. Natascia is working on "Bringing Labor Home: Constructions of Identity in Home-Based Workers" with Hester (chair), Sujatha and Rupal Oza on her committee.
Alexandre Frenette's paper, "Making the Intern Economy: Role and Career Challenges of the Music Industry Intern," was accepted for publication in Work and Occupations. It will appear in the November 2013 special issue on artistic careers and the creative economy. The paper previously won the Harry Braverman Award (2013) from the Society for the Study of Social Problems' Labor Studies Division.
Ershnee Naidu has an article published in the Buffalo Human Rights Law Review, vol 19, 2012- 2013 entitled ' Symbolic reparations and reconciliation: lessons from South Africa'.
Jane McAlevey - The Nation has named “most valuable book of 2012
.” Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
. The book details her experiences in the labor movement.
Alyson Spurgas – Her essay " Interest, Arousal, and Shifting Diagnoses of Female Sexual Dysfunction, or: How Women Learn about Desire," has been awarded the Symonds Prize by the journal Studies and Gender and Sexuality.
This will be published as the lead essay in Studies in Gender and Sexuality Issue #4 (this year).