The mystery and fascination around outer space makes it a great way to get people interested in science, says Professor Matthew O’Dowd. Read more
Professor Jackie Faherty (left), Rocio Kiman (Ph.D. '21, Physics) (center) and Kelle Cruz (right) on the day of her dissertation defense.
With a new astrophysics master’s program starting next fall, directed by Professor Jillian Bellovary, the Graduate Center expects to help even more students reach the stars. Read more
Eileen Gonzales (Credit: American Museum of Natural History)
Eileen Gonzalez is one of eight researchers to win a prestigious 51 Pegasi b Fellowship. She is heading to Cornell University as a postdoc.
Professor Charles Liu (Credit: The Graduate Center, CUNY, Alex Irklievski)
From the Big Bang to string theory, Professor Charles Liu offers readers of his new book elegant, 30-second explanations of some of the most intriguing concepts in astrophysics and quantum mechanics. Read more
Professor K.E. Saavik Ford (©AMNH/R. Mickens)
Professor K. E. Saavik Ford, astrophysicist, is casting light on black holes. Read more
Ph.D. student Eileen Gonzales is rare among astronomers both for her interest in the celestial objects known as brown dwarfs and her background. Read more