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In a new essay for Salon, Professor Corey Robin (GC/Brooklyn, Political Science) comments on the recent debate at Princeton University over Woodrow Wilson’s legacy, which campus activists assert is tainted by racist views and policy. Read more
Professor Luke Waltzer, director of the GC’s Teaching and Learning Center (TLC), recently appeared on WABC-TV’s “Tiempo” program to discuss the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s $3.15 million grant to the Graduate Center. Read more
November 18, 2015
I write to share the sad news that Professor Jerry Gafio Watts passed away on... Read more
Ph.D. student Hannah Jaicks (Environmental Psychology) was recently awarded funding from the Sarah Baker Memorial Fund to undertake a project for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y). Read more
The Provost’s Office and the Office of Educational Opportunity and Diversity (EOD) are pleased to announce a new fellowship designed to recruit and retain doctoral students from under-represented groups: the Provost’s Enhancement Fellowship. Read more
Data Drift: Archiving Media and Data Art in the 21st Century
RIXC, LiepU MPLab (2015) Read more
Protest: A Cultural Introduction to Social Movements
Polity Press (2014) Read more
Freedom Time: Negritude, Decolonization, and the Future of the World
(Duke University Press, 2015) Read more
Professor Mimi Abramovitz (GC/Hunter, Social Welfare) has been named a Top Social Work Leader by the New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) in recognition of her “outstanding leadership in the social work profession in New York City.” Read more
In his newest essay for The Hill, Professor Heath Brown (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice) comments on the most recent Republican debate, which he says yielded very little insight into the candidates’ potential advisors. Read more