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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January 3, 2021

Linguistics Student Carolina Fraga Publishes New Article

Caroline Fraga, a Ph.D. candidate in the Linguistics program, has published her article "Spanish prepositions and silent PLACE" in the journal Glossa.

Read the full article

Full publication citation:

Fraga, Carolina. 2020. Spanish prepositions and silent place. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 5(1):1-31.

January 3, 2021

Ricardo Otheguy, Emeritus Professor of Linguistics, Honored by Linguistic Society of America (LSA)

Emeritus Professor Ricardo Otheguy has been selected as a Fellow of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), in recognition of his distinguished contributions to the discipline of linguistics.  

Otheguy and other LSA Fellows of 2020 will be inducted in a ceremony at the LSA Annual Meeting on Friday, January 8, 2021.

You can read more about the new Fellows here.

January 1, 2021

Congrats to Thomas Whitfield

Congrats to Thomas Whitfield who has been awarded an F31 Fellowship from NIMH to investigate familiarity with, intentions to begin, and barriers to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) uptake overtime among HIV at-risk young gay and bisexual men!

January 1, 2021

Congratulations to doctoral student Laurel Weaver

Congratulations to doctoral student Laurel Weaver, who has been awarded a two-year NRSA Predoctoral Fellowship from the National Institute of Mental Health (F31-MH124509) entitled, "Examining a biopsychosocial model of neurocognitive health for HIV-positive sexual minority men"

January 1, 2021

Congratulations to HPCS alum Katie Darabos

Congratulations to HPCS alum Katie Darabos, who has accepted a position in Social and Behavioral Health Sciences in the Department of Health Behavior, Society, and Policy in the School of Public Health at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

January 1, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Danielle Berke

Congratulations to Dr. Danielle Berke, who has received a four-year SCORE award from the National Institutes of Health (SC3-GM136580), which will examine trajectories and markers of risk and resilience among transgender trauma survivors using a multimethod longitudinal approach to inform PTSD prevention and intervention efforts.

January 1, 2021

Congratulations Jorge Cienfuegos Szalay

Congratulations Jorge Cienfuegos Szalay, who has been awarded an NIH F31 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) for his dissertation research: The role of intersectional stigma and social anxiety in substance use and HIV risk for young Black and Latino sexual minority men: A daily diary study.

January 1, 2021

Congratulations Sugandha Gupta

Congratulations Sugandha Gupta, who has been awarded an F31 grant from the National Institute of Minority Health Disparities (NIMHD/NIH), aka the Ruth Kirschstein Predoctoral Fellowship, for her dissertation, Social and cultural processes that impact physical activity among South Asian Americans managing hypertension: A mixed methods study.

December 23, 2020

16 Stories of Feminist Activism

Thank you everyone, for attending 16 Stories of Feminist Activism featuring left to right, Marie Lily Cerat, Moderator Alexandra Johnson, Luigi W. Morris, Hasnaa Mokhtar, Juliana Santos Wahlgren, Amanda Stojanov, Kelli Thompson, Ivy Barrett Fox Bryan, Athanasia Francis, Holly Walters, Beizar Aradini, Andi Sauer, Neyshka Diaz, and Bahriye Agu. A recording of the celebration is available on our Facebook or Twitter. For more information on the event please visit the 16 Stories of Feminist Activism blog.