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Ph.D. candidate Micki Kaufman (History), a former GC Digital Fellow, was recently awarded the Lisa Lena Opas-Hänninen Young Scholar Prize from the Association for Computers and the Humanities. Read more
Presidential Professor Thomas G. Weiss (Political Science) will receive the 2016 Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Organization Section of the International Studies Association. Read more
A research study by Professor Cheryl Carmichael (GC/Brooklyn, Psychology), originally published in the journal Psychology and Aging, was recently featured in media across the world. Read more
GC Digital Initiatives have been awarded a highly competitive National Endowment for the Humanities grant for a project that originated in the Digital Praxis Seminar, a course focused on introducing... Read more
VICE News recently featured Lesley Hirsch, director of the Graduate Center's NYC Labor Market Information Service (NYCLMIS), in a feature story on the effects of Big Data on employment. Read more
Remedios works closely with Columbia University’s nontraditional undergraduate population — including military veterans, community college transfers, parents, and others who have taken at least a yearlong break before pursuing a degree. Read more
An op-ed by Candace McCoy (GC/John Jay) about police reform was featured today in The Hill, the top political website and newspaper devoted to politics in Washington. Read more
Several scholarly journals have published special sections and issues commemorating the extraordinary research and influence of Distinguished Professor Jock Young (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice... Read more
Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff (Ph.D. 2009, History), a historian in the U.S. Department of State’s Office of the Historian, published a New Yorker feature this week about basketball in France. Read more
Jordana Lovett (Biology) was awarded a 2014-15 “Careers in Immunology Fellowship” from the American Association of Immunologists (AAI). Read more