FYIs

FYI posts are brief announcements, reminders, updates, and shout-outs. They cover successes, happenings, and advances at the Graduate Center.

FYI posts are brief announcements, reminders, updates, and shout-outs. They cover successes, happenings, and advances at the Graduate Center.

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April 8, 2022

Congratulations to Recent Biology Fellowship Winners

The Ph.D. program in Biology congratulates our students who have been awarded dissertation fellowships for the 2022-23 academic year:

Rose Dissertation Fellowship
Nazia Nayeem

Dissertation Year Award
Melenia Giakoumis
Gonzalo Pinilla Buitrago

Catalyst Grants
Lizettee Couto
Gonzalo Pinilla Buitrago
Simon Verlynde
Katerina Yamamoto

April 6, 2022

Students Keino Brown and Max Everett Accepted to Summer graduate schools at MSRI in 2022

  • Keino Brown - Metric Geometry and Geometric Analysis (Oxford, United Kingdom) 
  • Max Everett - Algebraic Theory of Differential and Difference Equations, Model Theory and their Applications (St. Mary's College)
April 4, 2022

Congratulations to our PhD Candidates

Xiaomeng (Amy) Ma and Hagay Schurr are getting a Graduate Center Dissertation Year (2022-2023) award. 

March 31, 2022

Prof. Juliette Blevins Talks

  • Prof. Juliette Blevins was a keynote speaker at the Workshop on Sound Change, held in Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain, in February 2022.
  • She will also give an invited talk at Princeton on April 13, entitled "Riotous sound change in Borneo and beyond: Elusive explanations and linguistic motivations".
  • Prof. Blevins will also be the invited speaker for the May 7 International Linguistics Association meeting in New York. Her talk is "Proto-Basque and the Single Sibilant Hypothesis: Evidence, reassessment, and implications."
March 16, 2022

Congratulations to Prof. Nancy Stern!

PI of a 5-yr $3 million National Professional Development (NPD) grant from the US Department of Education. The grant will prepare 4 cohorts of teachers and school leaders in New York City high schools to support the academic and socio-emotional needs of multilingual learners.

Additionally her forthcoming publication is in press:
Stern, Nancy. 2022. Reflexivity, Role Conflicts, and the Meaning of Self Pronouns. Manuscrito. DOI: 10.1590/0100-6045.2022.V45N1.NS