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VICE News recently featured Lesley Hirsch, director of the Graduate Center's NYC Labor Market Information Service (NYCLMIS), in a feature story on the effects of Big Data on employment. Read more
Remedios works closely with Columbia University’s nontraditional undergraduate population — including military veterans, community college transfers, parents, and others who have taken at least a yearlong break before pursuing a degree. Read more
May 14, 2015
I was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Derrick Griffith, a 2015 graduate of... Read more
May 6, 2015
April proved an exceptional month for awards, with honors bestowed upon many of our... Read more
An op-ed by Candace McCoy (GC/John Jay) about police reform was featured today in The Hill, the top political website and newspaper devoted to politics in Washington. Read more
Several scholarly journals have published special sections and issues commemorating the extraordinary research and influence of Distinguished Professor Jock Young (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice... Read more
Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff (Ph.D. 2009, History), a historian in the U.S. Department of State’s Office of the Historian, published a New Yorker feature this week about basketball in France. Read more
Jordana Lovett (Biology) was awarded a 2014-15 “Careers in Immunology Fellowship” from the American Association of Immunologists (AAI). Read more
On May 8, the Graduate Center will host the Bridging Historias Conference, based on its two-year faculty development program that ends this fall. Read more
The Graduate Center’s GC Digital Scholarship Lab, in partnership with the University of Minnesota Press, was recently awarded a $732,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to launch Manifold Scholarship — a major advancement for scholarly authorship in a digital environment. Read more