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Distinguished Professor Frances Fox Piven (Political Science/Sociology) has been named recipient of the prestigious Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship. Read more
Distinguished Professor Dagmar Herzog (History), Daniel Rose Faculty Scholar at the Graduate Center, was recently presented the Distinguished Achievement Award in Holocaust Studies. Read more
The Graduate Center has welcomed two visiting faculty members for the fall semester, both renowned experts in their fields. Read more
The Graduate Center today announced the appointment of Celina K. Su, associate professor of political science at Brooklyn College, as the inaugural Marilyn Jacobs Gittell Chair. Read more
New York City English
(De Gruyter, Walter, Inc., 2013) Read more
A Comparative Grammar of Borgomanerese
(Oxford University Press, 2015) Read more
New research by Professor Mark E. Hauber (Hunter, Biology/Psychology) marks the first discovery of embryonic learning outside humans, as spotlighted in Science magazine. Read more
The Graduate Center recently announced recipients of the 2014-2015 Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants, which support digital projects designed, created, programmed, or administered by GC doctoral students. Read more
Distinguished Professor André Aciman (Comparative Literature) was recently named recipient of the 2014 NordSud International Prize for Literature and Science, in recognition of his achievements in fiction. Read more
The Graduate Center was recently awarded a U.S. Department of Education (DOE) research grant to improve college access for underrepresented and low-income college students. Read more