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Ebola Crisis in West Africa: A panel discussion on the mortality, anlaysis, socio-political implications, and Western Response to the Ebola crisis. Read more
ARC Distinguished Visiting Fellow Paul M. Ong’s recent study, “Impacts of the Widening Divide: Los Angeles at the Forefront of the Rent Burden Crisis,” [full text | summary] co-authored with Rosalie Ray and Silvia Jimenez for the Center for the Study of Inequality at UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, has been cited in in The Economist, Bloomberg, and the Los Angeles Times. Read more
The Global Consumption and Income Project (GCIP): An Introduction and Preliminary Findings
Social Science Research Network, August 18, 2014.
Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké Okome, professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College and ARC Distinguished CUNY Fellow, recently attended the Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum in Washington DC, hosted by Congressmember Karen Bass. Professor Okome was able to brief several members of Congress about current Nigerian issues, including the #BringBackOurGirls campaign.
Philip Kasinitz Discusses His Grandfather's Immigration on CNN.com Read more
The University of Amsterdam has announced that ARC Distinguished Fellow Jan Willem Duyvendak has been appointed Distinguished Research Professor in the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research at the University. Please join ARC in congratulating Jan Willelm who has been such a wonderful colleague throughout the year.
Andrew M. Stauffer, an associate professor of English at the University of Virginia, is leading a new crowdsourced project, Book Traces. Professor Stauffer is the Pine Tree Foundation Fellow in the History of the Book at The Graduate Center, CUNY for 2014-15.
On 5 May 2014, ARC Distinguished CUNY Fellow Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké Okome appeared on PBS Newshour to discuss the abduction of hundreds of girls from Boko Haram, Nigeria. Read more
ARC Distinguished Fellow and Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, Nancy Foner is the featured guest on City Talk, CUNY-TV, which will be aired the week of April 2. Read more
Distinguished professor Nancy Foner (Hunter) of the Ph.D. Program in Sociology has been appointed to the National Academy of Sciences panel on the Integration of Immigrants into American Society. Read more