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365 Fifth Newsletter  |  Issue 33  |  Sept. 2017  |  To view in browser, click here.
Charlottesville
and White Supremacy
Professors Linda Martín Alcoff and Jessie Daniels share their expertise and insights.
News from the GC
She has performed with Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis. Sociology student Cassondra James Kellam will next debut on Broadway.
All That Jazz
She has performed with Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis. Sociology student Cassondra James Kellam will next debut on Broadway.
Angélica Négron, a D.M.A. candidate, composes new music with unusual ingredients.
Play Your Vegetables
Angélica Négron, a D.M.A. candidate, composes new music with unusual ingredients.
CLAGS: The Center for LGBTQ Studies named Justin Brown (Ph.D.’ 17) as its new executive director.
At the Helm
CLAGS: The Center for LGBTQ Studies named Justin Brown (Ph.D.’ 17) as its new executive director.
Distinguished Professor Cathy Davidson highlights CUNY’s innovations in her popular new book, The New Education.
The CUNY Way
Distinguished Professor Cathy Davidson highlights CUNY’s innovations in her popular new book, The New Education.
New to the GC
Known for making objects invisible to microwave signals, Einstein Professor Andrea Alù brings his photonics expertise to the GC and the ASRC.
Known for making objects invisible to microwave signals, Einstein Professor Andrea Alù brings his photonics expertise to the GC and the ASRC.
Just Published
Latinos in New York: Communities in Transition, Second Edition
Latinos in New York: Communities in Transition, Second Edition
Sherrie L. Baver
(Political Science)
Masters of Craft: Old Jobs in the New Urban Economy
Masters of Craft: Old Jobs in the New Urban Economy
Richard E. Ocejo
(Sociology)
The Malmedy Massacre: The War Crimes Trial Controversy
The Malmedy Massacre: The War Crimes Trial Controversy
Steven P. Remy
(History)
Come to our events
The opening of an exhibition of paintings by Krashes, an artist and community organizer
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“Block Party”: Peter Krashes
The opening of an exhibition of paintings by Krashes, an artist and community organizer
Hosted by the James Gallery
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author on the process of writing and researching biography
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A Life With MLK: Taylor Branch
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author on the process of writing and researching biography
The 10th annual Leon Levy Biography Lecture
A panel discussion with Distinguished Professor Paul Krugman and other experts
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The Future of Healthcare in America
A panel discussion with Distinguished Professor Paul Krugman and other experts
Presented with the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality
Author Barbara Ehrenreich and others discuss President Trump’s impact on activism
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Insurgency from Below
Author Barbara Ehrenreich and others discuss President Trump’s impact on activism
Part of a conference hosted by the Ph.D. programs in Political Science and Sociology
Overheard
The GC welcomed over 600 new students at Convocation. Here are some of the things they heard.
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Chase F. Robinson
President
“We have a conviction that serious learning informed by reasoned debate is an immense public good.”
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Tony Ro
Presidential Professor
“Like some of you…I, too, am a child of working-class immigrant parents, neither of whom graduated from college."
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The Graduate Center
The City University of New York

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