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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
Paul L. Wachtel (Dist. Prof., City, Psychology) won the 2013 Scientific Award, given annually by Division of Psychoanalysis (39) of the American Psychological Association (APA). After receiving... Read more
The National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis has nominated a book by Steven B. Tuber (Prof., City, Psychology), Understanding Personality Through Projective Testing (Jason... Read more
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will present the Victor Herbert Award on May 17 to ASCAP member Tania León, distinguished professor of music at the Graduate... Read more
Congratulations to Professor Elizabeth Sklar, who won a Fulbright Scholar Award. She will be exploring a human/multi-robot team approach to information management for multi-sensor surgical... Read more
Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, director of the Center for Urban Education Policy at the Graduate Center, will receive a Lifetime Leadership Award on April 20 at the 2013 Annual Spring Scholarship and... Read more
John Mollenkopf (Dist. Prof., GC, Political Science, Sociology) is to be awarded an honorary doctorate “in recognition of the quality of [his] work” by the University of Liège, a major... Read more