The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
Learn about the Graduate Center's core faculty,
including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
Through its extensive public programming, the Graduate Center contributes to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City.
The Graduate Center has awarded nearly $1.7 million in dissertation fellowships to eighty-six doctoral candidates for the 2014–2015 academic year.
Support for the Graduate Center ensures continued excellence in arts and
sciences graduate education, research, and public programming.
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11/1/2013 | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
In this talk, Shea McManus discusses the work of contemporary artists and activists who intervene in Beirut’s urban landscape as a means to reimagining the spaces, sensibilities, and socialities of the post-postwar period. Read more
11/1/2013 | 6:00 PM
Join us for a half century celebration of the Umbra Workshop! This event brings together several founding members, including Steve Cannon, David Henderson, Rashidah Ismaili, Joe Johnson, and Ishmael Reed for readings and conversation. Read more
11/1/2013 | 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Una magnifica asprezza: Musical and Poetic Gravitas in the late Renaissance Madrigal". Lecture by Giuseppe Gerbino, Columbia University.
This event is cosponsored by Sonia Raiziss Giop Foundation and The Renaissance Study Certificate Program. Read more
11/1/2013 | 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
The Ph.D. Program in Anthropology invites you to attend our Fall 2013 Colloquia. Unless otherwise noted, colloquium are held Fridays 4:15 – 6PM (rm. C415A), followed by receptions in the Brockway Room (rm. 6402). This event is free; identification is required to enter the Graduate Center. Read more
11/1/2013 | 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Program in Comparative Literature invites you to attend a lecture by Rodolphe Gasché.
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11/1/2013 | 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
ITS Applied Mathematics Seminar
"Short Pulse Perturbation Theory"
Speaker: Edward Farnum (Kean University)
11/1/2013 | 4:00 PM
Good Vibrations: Elizabeth Gaskell in Dickens’s House. This is a Faculty Membership talk. Gaskell was there at the beginning. The first installment of her “Lizzie Leigh” immediately followed Dickens’s “Preliminary Word,” which introduced his journal Household Words on March 30, 1850. Read more
11/1/2013 | 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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