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  • Press Release: Joseph Lelyveld to Speak at CUNY Graduate Center Commencement

    Honorary Degrees to Lelyveld, Agnes Gund, and Jean Kennedy Smith

     

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  • Press Release: Professor David Harvey Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

    David Harvey, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, has been elected a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences' 227th class. He is among 203 new Fellows and 24 new Foreign Honorary Members selected for their leadership in scholarship, business, the arts, and public affairs. He joins five other Graduate Center professors who are currently members: Frances Degen Horowitz (Psychology, President Emerita), Richard Kramer (Music), Myriam Sarachik (Physics), Eve Kosofsy Sedgwick (English), Dennis Sullivan (Mathematics), and Saul Kripke (Philosophy).

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  • Press Release: May Public Programs

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public programs to be held during the month of May at the Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street.

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  • Press Release: April Public Programs

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public programs to be held during the month of April at the Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street.

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  • Press Release: Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. Dies

    Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., who served nearly 30 years on the faculty of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, died February 28 at the age of 89. Professor Schlesinger was appointed Albert Schweitzer Chair in the Humanities at the Graduate Center in 1966. He retired in 1994 but remained an active member of the Graduate Center community as an emeritus professor until his death.

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  • Press Release: City of the World: A series of concerts celebrating the musical diversity of New York

    This spring, the CUNY Graduate Center will present the music of three groups of immigrants who have made New York City their home: March 14, Dominican; April 19, Irish; and May 15, Middle Eastern. The concerts, which are free, begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be held in the Graduate Center’s Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall, 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street). For further information please contact the concert office at: phd-dmaconcert@gc.cuny.edu or 212-817-8607

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  • Press Release: March Public Programs

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public programs to be held during the month of March at The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street.

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  • Press Release: Beverly Pepper: Drawings, Models, and Sculptures for Six Site-Specific Works On View in the Art Gallery of the Graduate Center

    From March 1 to April 21 the Art Gallery of The Graduate Center will present Beverly Pepper, Drawings, Models, and Sculptures for Six Site-Specific Works. The exhibition provides insights into the artist's creative process and offers viewers a rare opportunity to witness the evolution of some of her most acclaimed commissions. The Art Gallery is located on the first floor of the Graduate Center (365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street). Gallery hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays, 12-6 pm.

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  • Press Release: February Public Programs

    The City University of New York Graduate Center announces the following public programs to be held during the month of February at The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street.

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  • Press Release: Attenuations: Paintings and Works on Paper by Albert Fayngold

    This winter, the CUNY Graduate Center will present the exhibition Attenuations: Paintings and Works on Paper by Ukrainian immigrant artist Albert Fayngold. Fayngold’s artwork will be on display in the Exhibition Hallway on the first floor of the Graduate Center from February 5 through March 5. Jointly sponsored by the Art Gallery and the Ph.D. Program in Comparative Literature, the exhibition may be viewed during regular building hours. The Graduate Center is located at 365 Fifth Avenue and 34th Street. (Pictured above:  On Brooklyn Bridge: Nocturne in Green, pastels on colored paper, 16 1/8''x 30 3/4", 2003.)

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