Distinguished Professor Richard Alba (Sociology, Demography CP)) delivered the keynote address at the Norface Conference on Migration, held at University College, London, in April. A few weeks... Read more
After more than twenty years as an organizer in labor and environmental justice movements, Ph.D. candidate Jane McAlevey (Sociology) has a lot to say about what it will take to renew the labor... Read more
John Mollenkopf (Dist. Prof., GC, Political Science, Sociology) is to be awarded an honorary doctorate “in recognition of the quality of [his] work” by the University of Liège, a major... Read more
Randol Contreras (Sociology, 2008), assistant professor of sociology at California State University–Fullerton, published The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream... Read more
Nancy Foner (Dist. Prof., Hunter, Sociology) has been elected to serve as president-elect of the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS) in 2013–14 and president in 2014–15. A nonprofit... Read more
The Graduate Center mourns the recent loss of five vital members of its community.
Schöne neue Welt der Fortpflanzung
Technological changes have created a worldwide demand on the part of workers to have more flexibility and control over their schedules, but that control varies among industrialized countries. A study... Read more