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Spirals: The Whirled Image in Twentieth-Century
Literature and Art
(Columbia University Press, 2015)
The State and the Private Sector in Latin America:
The Shift to Partnership
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
The Tea Party Divided: The Hidden Diversity of a Maturing Movement
Presidential Professor Thomas G. Weiss (Political Science), Director Emeritus of the GC’s Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, was recently featured on the Voice of America regarding the United Nations’ challenges to remain a viable force in the current international environment. Read more
The GC's Cathy Davidson and David Olan discuss why the newly announced $3.15 million grant is so important to the Graduate Center, community college students, and the humanities. Read more
Lydia Wilson, Senior Fellow at the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, draws lessons from a visit to Iraq in a compelling new feature for The Nation. Read more
Students in the Ph.D. Program in Classics have received a notably high percentage of honors and awards of late, with 15 of 20 eligible students recognized by peer-reviewed journals, at conferences, and in fellowship competitions. Read more
The Graduate Center has been awarded $3.15 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a major humanities initiative to enhance pedagogical training for doctoral students.
Senior Scholar Branko Milanovic, a leading researcher on income inequality at the GC’s Luxembourg Income Study Center, was featured in a “Marketplace” news segment on the increasing concentration of the world’s wealth. Read more
On Tuesday, October 13, the GC’s Luxembourg Income Study Center (LIS Center) featured prominently on Bloomberg Radio. Read more