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The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) named Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander (Hunter, English) a National Fellow at the IIAS, beginning July 2014. The high honor was awarded to... Read more
Professor María Elena Torre, the Director of the Public Science Project at the Graduate Center, has received the 2013 Michele Alexander Early Career Award, an extremely competitive and prestigious award given by The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI). Read more
William Bialek, visiting presidential professor of physics and founder and director of the Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences, has been awarded the Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience from the Society for Neuroscience. Read more
Lev Manovich, professor of computer science, is named one of Complex Magazine's 25 People Shaping the Future of Design. Read more
The American Academy of Nursing has elected Diana J. Mason president of the academy. Read more
Tracey Revenson Receives Award from the American Psychological Association Read more
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865, written by James Oakes, Distinguished Professor, History, was included among ten finalists for the National Book Award, nonfiction category. Read more
Distinguished Professor Cathy Spatz Widom (John Jay, Criminal Justice, Psychology), a renowned scholar on child abuse and neglect and its consequences, is the recipient of the 2013 Edwin H.... Read more
Herbert Saltzstein, professor of psychology at the Graduate Center, and his colleagues Edson de Souzafilho and Anderson Scardua have won the 2013 Jose Miguel Salazar Award for the best article... Read more
Distinguished Professor Cynthia Fuchs Epstein (GC, Sociology) has been invited to be a returning Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University in 2014. Read more