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Lindsay Green-Barber (Ph.D. ’12, Political Science) has been named the first director of strategic research at the Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR), the California-based journalism nonprofit that investigates cases of injustice and exploitation of power. Read more
The Graduate Center announced the addition of five faculty members for the 2015-16 academic year.
The GC recently talked to Brown (GC/John Hay, Criminal Justice) about the party’s future and whether Donald Trump will continue to draw support from members. Read more
A White House forum on citizen science and crowdsourcing featured faculty and researchers who contribute to two projects sponsored by the Graduate Center. Read more
Professor Ruth Wilson Gilmore (Earth and Environmental Sciences/American Studies) has been selected from a competitive field of scholars as the inaugural Eugene Grant Distinguished Scholar by Purchase College-SUNY. Read more
Convocation remarks by President Chase F. Robinson
In our ongoing effort to create a respectful, inclusive, and safe campus environment at the Graduate Center, we are pleased to announce the designation of the first gender-neutral restroom facility. Read more
Two biochemistry doctoral students recently received prestigious individual fellowships — one from the National Institutes of Health, and another from the American Heart Association. Read more
Ph.D. student Agustin Indaco (Economics) won third place for his presentation on the GC’s interactive installation “On Broadway” at NYC Media Lab’s annual summit on Friday, September 25. Read more
Jennifer Ayala (Ph.D.’05, Psychology) was recently named the director of The Center for Undocumented Students (TCUS) at St. Peter’s University, a private Jesuit college in New Jersey. Read more