Professor Robert C. Smith (Baruch, Sociology) published new research exploring "Black Mexicans" and the use of racial categories. Smith's research draws on more than 15 years of... Read more
Coverage of Raising Expectations (And Raising Hell) Read more
Brenda Gambol was recently interviewed on Adem Carroll's WBAI program, "The War on Immigrants Report" about her research on intermarried Filipino Americans in New York City. Find her interview here, listed under "War on Immigrants Report April 2014." Read more
John Torpey Discusses Iran's UN Ambassador-Designee Read more
U.S. News & World Report Coverage of David Monaghan and Paul Attewell's Research Read more
GC Research Highlighted in The Hechinger Report Read more
“The Community College Route to the Bachelor’s Degree," by doctoral candidate David B. Monaghan (Sociology) and distinguished professor Paul Attewell (Sociology, Urban Education), was published online on March 19th in Education Evaluation and Policy Analysis (EEPA). Read more
Steve Steinberg’s critique of THE TRIPLE PACKAGE by Amy Chua and Jed Rosenfeld in the Boston Review.
News from three GC Alums!
Thomas Jordan has accepted a new position as the Executive Director of the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center effective March 24th. Thomas was working as Director of the SEEK Program at York college.
Doug Meyer has accepted a 3-year Instructor position in the Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program at The University of Virginia.
Elizabeth Miller, "Cultivating an Unexpected Community: Inclusivity of Immigrant Service Workers in a Wealthy Neighborhood" has been accepted in the forthcoming issue of Journal of Contemporary Ethnography. Her other article "Learning to Interpret Cultural Meaning through an Etic Description of a Familiar Culture" will be released in the October, 2014, issue of Teaching Sociology. Read more
Distinguished professors Richard Alba (GC) and Nancy Foner (Hunter) of the Ph.D. Program in Sociology have been appointed to the National Academy of... Read more