The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including Anthropology.
John Torpey, executive officer of sociology and professor
of sociology and history, has been named the new director
of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies.
The Graduate Center will host a film screening and panel discussion for Red Metal, a film that features Distinguished Professor Joshua Freeman (History). Freeman helps trace the historic labor strikes of 1913 that devastated Michigan's Copper Country and the American labor movement to this day.
Jay Golan named the Graduate Center’s Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the Graduate Center Foundation.
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Joseph Hirsh (Pure Mathematics) was awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship ($121,500) which will provide support over three years of graduate study. (posted 5-08) Read more
Nirit Ben-Ari (Political Science) won a 2008-09 Ford Foundation Research Award ($2.000) to support work on And Who Would Know if Abraham Was Not a Black Man? Hip-Hop Culture and the Discourse of... Read more
Marisa Monteleone (Linguistics) won a 2008-09 Sponsored Dissertation Fellowship ($18,000+) to support work on Effects of L1 Voicing Assimilation Rules on the L2 Perceptionof Obstruent Sequences by... Read more
Heidi Bender (Psychology/Neuropsychology) was awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows by NIH/AHRQ. ... Read more
Michael Eisenberg (Music) was named one of the Houghton Library 2008–09 Visiting Fellows at Harvard University. (posted 10-08) He won a 2007–08 Sponsored Dissertation Fellowship ... Read more
Rachael Goldman (History) received $4,500 from the New York Classical Club for her participation and acceptance into the Summer Classical Session at the American Academy in Rome and $500 from the... Read more
Catherine Bangeranye (Biochemistry) was awarded a 2007 United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowship. Read more
Joshua Moses (Anthropology) in 2006 won a three-year Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral Fellows. Read more