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Four candidates in the GC’s Ph.D. Program in Psychology will receive awards at this year’s Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) conference—the organization’s highest number yet of honors given to students of a single doctoral program in one year. Read more
A faculty member and a doctoral student from the GC’s Ph.D.-D.M.A. Program in Music were recently bestowed with awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, in recognition of their outstanding artistic achievement in composition. Read more
Loft Living: Culture and Capital in Urban Change
25th Anniversary Edition, with a new introduction
(Rutgers University Press, 2014) Read more
Global Land Grabs: History, Theory and Method
In the wake of the 2008 world food crisis, a surge of land grabbing swept Africa, Asia, Latin America, and... Read more
Interactive Democracy: The Social Roots of Global Justice (4th edition)
(Cambridge University Press, 2014) Read more
Professor Rolf Schulte (Music), a renowned classical violinist, will be honored for his lifetime achievement at a March 4 concert that will feature Schulte on solo violin. Read more
A new interactive data visualization, “On Broadway,” featuring the work of Professor Lev Manovich (Computer Science) and an international team that includes four GC students, will be exhibited at the New York Public Library through January 2016. Read more
Presidential Professor Thomas Weiss (Political Science), a leading expert on the United Nations and on humanitarian intervention, discussed the UN’s “forgotten” history in a recent SiriusXM interview. Read more
New maps of Congressional District 11 created by the Graduate Center’s Center for Urban Research reveal the surprising strength of Democrats in the area, which spans all of Staten Island and part of southern Brooklyn. Read more
Merih Uctum (GC/Brooklyn, Economics) presented her assessment of potential risks to the state, national and international economies at two recent meetings of the Economic Advisory Committee of the NYSA Ways and Means Committee. Read more