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Merih Uctum (GC/Brooklyn, Economics) presented her assessment of potential risks to the state, national and international economies at two recent meetings of the Economic Advisory Committee of the NYSA Ways and Means Committee. Read more
The Political Poseurs of Contemporary Russian Art
Hyperallergic,”Galleries,” 2.25.15 Read more
The GC’s Fashion Studies Program, along with the Women’s Studies Certificate Program and the Italian Specialization in Italian Literature, will hold a roundtable on the subject of Italian fashion on Friday, February 27, from 3-5 p.m. Read more
On March 9 and 10, the Graduate Center and Columbia University will host an international conference on early modern and modern Italian life. Read more
The Graduate Center’s Ph.D. Program in Economics is co-sponsoring a Young Scholars Initiative (YSI) Workshop organized by the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET), a think tank founded by investor and philanthropist George Soros. The event, YSI Workshop NYC, will begin at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 24. Read more
Michelle Fine and María Torre, GC professors of psychology and co-founders of the Public Science Project (PSP), were invited by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office to join the Data and Research Working Group of the Leadership Team on School Climate and Discipline. Read more
A new map created by Futures Initiative Fellow and doctoral student Michael Dorsch (Earth and Environmental Sciences) offers new insight into the diversity of students who attend colleges throughout the CUNY system. Read more
February 17, 2015
Welcome to faculty, students, and staff new to the Graduate Center—and welcome... Read more
A new role-playing history game co-developed by a team of historians and educators at the Graduate Center’s American Social History Project/Center for Media & Learning (ASHP/CML) launched on February 11. Read more
The Luxembourg Income Study Center, led by Professor Janet Gornick (Political Science/Sociology) continues to attract significant attention and support, reflected in a recent $1.5 million award from the National Science Foundation. Read more