The Graduate Center recently welcomed Colin Dayan (Ph.D. ’80, Comparative Literature) for its inaugural Provost’s Distinguished Alumna/us Lecture. Read more
Puleng Segalo (Psychology, 2013) was recently named one of South Africa’s top scientists for her work with female survivors of apartheid.
Segalo, a senior lecturer at the University... Read more
Michael James Roberts (Sociology, 2005) published Tell Tchaikovsky the News: Rock ’n’ Roll, the Labor Question, and the Musicians’ Union, 1942–1968 (Duke University Press,... Read more
A tribute to poet and activist D. H. Melhem, an alumna of the Graduate Center’s Ph.D. Program in English, will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at Poet’s House, 10 River... Read more
Alumna Eva Kittay (Philosophy, 1978) has been named a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow in the humanities. A distinguished professor of philosophy at Stony Brook University and a senior fellow of the Stony... Read more
Alice E. Harrison (MALS, 1995) published her novel Mid-Manhattan
in 2013, and Greg Masters (MALS, 1994) published his book For the Artists: Critical Writing, Vol. 1 in 2014. Read more
The White House has named alumnus Christopher Emdin (Urban Education, 2007) a STEM Diversity and Access Champion of Change. The honor recognizes individuals and organizations who are working to... Read more
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
Alumna Julia Rothenberg (Sociology, 2006) published Sociology Looks at the Arts (2014) in Routledge’s Contemporary Sociological Perspectives series. Rothenberg is an assistant professor of... Read more
Alumnus Michael Sharpe (Political Science, 2008) published Postcolonial Citizens and Ethnic Migration: The Netherlands and Japan in the Age of Globalization (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Sharpe is... Read more