Professor Heath Brown (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice), a sought-after expert on electoral politics, analyzes the president’s first address to a joint session of Congress.
The Center for the Humanities has announced its new iteration of the Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research, funded by a $415,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to promote and expand public humanities practices at CUNY. Read more
Professor Manu Bhagavan (GC/Hunter, History) recently published an essay on the modern-day “crisis of sovereignty” on the Brexit: Global Perspectives blog, which is affiliated with Cambridge University.
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Distinguished Professor Paul Krugman (Economics) appeared this week on Bloomberg News to discuss topics including NAFTA, infrastructure spending, banking regulations, and Federal Reserve monetary policy. Read more
Distinguished Professor Michelle Fine (Psychology/Urban Education/Women’s Studies) has received the 2017 Distinguished Contributions in Qualitative Inquiry Award, a prestigious honor bestowed by the American Psychological Association (APA). Read more
President Chase F. Robinson, a leading historian of early Islam, appears in a new Business Insider video to discuss the most important misconceptions in the West about Muslims. Read more
Doctoral student Saira Rafiee (Political Science), who was detained in Abu Dhabi and returned to Tehran in the wake of the executive order on immigration, spoke with WNYC this week about the experience. Read more
“If we want our universities to be as competitive as they need to be, if we want them to produce cutting-edge knowledge . . . we need to continue to pull on that international market of students,” President Robinson said on "The Brian Lehrer Show." Read more
Professor Stephen Brier (Urban Education) has been named the inaugural recipient of the New York City Digital Humanities (NYCDH) Award, which honors an individual or organization that has made a significant contribution to digital humanities in the region. Read more