Dear Colleagues, It is a pleasure and privilege to usher in the academic year—the 52nd in the Graduate Center’s history. Read more
President Bill Kelly
I've received a message from the Officers of the Doctoral Students' Council regarding security practices at the Graduate Center. I was pleased to have their thoughtful inquiry. The... Read more
My dear Friends,
Welcome back! I hope your summers have been pleasurable and productive. We’ve had a busy few months at the Graduate Center. The highlight has been the opening of our new... Read more
I write to you at the beginning of our fiftieth-anniversary year. The Graduate Center has made remarkable advances in five decades, and we have much to celebrate.
The signature... Read more
President Bill Kelly at Commencement
President William P. Kelly's closing remarks at the Graduate Center commencement ceremony, 2011. Read more
My dear friends,
Across the last two months I’ve been reporting on our budgetary circumstances in a variety of public meetings and informal gatherings. I write now to share that information... Read more
The final words are mine and they will be brief.
Education, my friends, is about transit – from its Latin root e –ducare – a leading out, a progress from ... Read more
The Graduate Center is being evaluated for reaccreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The evaluation consists of two parts, a self-study and a review... Read more
I write to inform you that I have convened a Strategic Planning Council that will oversee the process of developing the next ten-year Strategic Plan for the Graduate Center. ... Read more