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9:30 AM | 10:30 AM
This important orientation is required for you to be processed to payroll. Please bring original Social Security card.
Fall 2016 registration begins at 9:30 a.m. for continuing matriculated students.
9:30 AM | 11:30 AM
Classified Service Staff
10:00 AM | 4:30 PM
On May 2, 2016 the Teaching and Learning Center will hold the inaugural Teach@CUNY Day. Aimed at GC students who will be teaching for the first time in Fall 2016, but open to all members of the CUNY...
10:30 AM | 12:00 PM
Basic Kentico training explaining the CMSdesk, creating and editing pages, and using basic widgets.
Attendees must register with their GC email address.
2:30 PM | 3:30 PM
3:00 PM | 4:30 PM
New Hire Orientation for member entering teaching and non-teaching titles. During this session new employees are ask to present completed New Hire Packet along with Form I-9 documents for employment...
6:30 PM | 9:30 PM
Cultural Advocacy & Policy in NYC: A Forum
Michael Seth Stewart, Graduate Center alum and editor of Stars Seen in Person:Selected Journals John Wieners (City Lights Publishers, 2015), gives a talk detailing his love affair with the letters...
Yuval Shapira, piano
The 2016 Annual Wellness Festival will be held on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center on the Concourse Level.
The festival hosts over 25 different...
6:15 PM | 8:00 PM
Recital: Songs of the Holocaust
Rachel Joselson (Soprano) and Rene Lecuona (Piano) of the University of Iowa perform a program of music by composers Viktor Ullmann, Gideon Klein, Ilse Weber,...
6:30 PM | 8:00 PM
Wafa Bahri will present. Title TBA. All are welcome!
Faculty authors and graduating students from the four City University of New York MFA Programs in Creative Writing (City College, Brooklyn College, Hunter College, and Queens College) come together...
Kentico News and Events training for creating news and event items, selecting categories, and using the templates and widgets that display news and events.
Attendees must register with their GC...
Please join us for a Critical Psychology Brown Bag series. Bring your own lunch, and talk with your colleagues. Please see the full schedule below.
4:00 PM | 6:30 PM
Tributes from colleagues, students, and friends. Keynote Talk by Professor George Levine, Rutgers University: ""A Not So Gloomy Thomas Hardy"
Over the past year, there has been increased attention to—and growing struggle over—public school segregation. In New York City, two school districts—District 13 (Brooklyn) and...
Kwok-Wai Alex Yu, clarinet
8:00 AM | 6:00 PM
Hunter College's Center for Translational and Basic Research (CTBR)
Thursday, May 5, 8:00am - 6:00pm
The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College of the City University of New York
The fifth annual interdisciplinary conference on Critical Theory, this event will examine translation theory through a wide range of disciplines and theoretical approaches, including literary...
Please join us for Amitav Ghosh’s keynote presentation as part of the Oceans 19: The Annual CUNY Victorian Conference.
Amitav Ghosh was born in Calcutta and grew up in India, Bangladesh and...
4:15 PM | 6:00 PM
Liliana Sanchez (Rutgers) presents "Spanish pronominal systems in contact with Quechua and Shipibo: variability in morphology and information structure." All are welcome to attend!...
Dana Scott, Carnegie-Mellon and UC Berkeley
4:30 PM | 6:30 PM
ARC Seminar: Christina Tortora: The Audio-Aligned and Parsed Corpus of Appalachian English: Design and Use
Christina Tortora received her PhD in Linguistics from the University of Delaware in...
A NY debut! Perico and José El Pañero — brothers from Algeciras, Spain, better known as Hermanos Pañeros — are among the most sought-after singer-dancers of traditional festero flamenco....
9:00 AM | 6:00 PM
Please join us for the annual CUNY Graduate Center Victorian Committee's conference. The topic this year is "Ocean's 19: Currents in Victorian Transoceanic Studies.” We will look...
Neuroscience Collaborative Seminar featuring student speakers Diego Buenaventura of the Emerson lab, Jake Jordan of the Pytte lab, and Lauren Malave of the Kottman lab.
This seminar will be...
10:00 AM | 11:30 AM
2:15 PM | 3:30 PM
Join us for Michael Mandel's (Brooklyn College, CUNY) talk on a topic in Natural Language Processing!
SONIA HARMAND (Stony Brook University) gives a talk titled: "The Dawn of Technology: 3.3-million-year-old Stone Tools from Lake Turkana, Kenya."
Unless otherwise noted, all colloquia...
One of the foremost figures in postcolonial studies, Homi K. Bhabha will discuss translation’s impact on the construction of social memory, historical narrative, and cultural identity. Bhabha,...
In 40 years of concerts on the world’s great stages, Murray Perahia has become one of the most venerated pianists of our time. He discusses his stellar career and shares some musical excerpts...
Booth Award: Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir
Works by R. Strauss, Barber, and Berlioz
with Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano
"On the fly ab initio molecular dynamics"
YAEL NAVARO (Cambridge University) will present a lecture titled, "Violence and Spirituality: Khidr Cosmography at the Turkish/Syrian Territorial Interface."
*Please note, this event...
6:30 PM | 8:30 PM
A vast treasure of books, documents, and photographs looted from Palestinians in 1948 became part of the Israeli archives established or reorganized after the founding of the Israeli state. But...
Is globalization responsible for increased income inequality? Explore the complex relationship between these large-scale economic trends with Paul Krugman, Nobel laureate and New York Times...
1:00 PM | 3:00 PM
This workshop will explore the range of ways that one can go about building out a plan for a course. Participants will explore forking existing syllabi, building around learning goals, and...
Speaker: Alessandra Palmigiano, TU Delft
Title: Proof systems for the logics for social behaviour
Works by GC Composers in the PhD/DMA programs
Neuroscience Seminar & Lunch: "Forgetting Fear" featuring speaker Daniela Schiller of Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Neuroscience Collaborative Seminar Series
11:00 AM | 1:00 PM
“Evolving Jewish Perceptions of Paul:From Convert and Turncoat, to Prophet, to Heretic”
This talk will explore the history of Jewish views of the Apostle Paul -- how the initially...
Please join us for a Critical Psychology Brown Bag series. Our final event will be followed by a conversation and reception with Bill Kornblum. Bring your own lunch, and talk with your...
3:00 PM | 6:00 PM
Sociology Colloquium: Jocelyn Viterna
Jocelyn Viterna is Associate Professor of Sociology and Co-director of the Transnational Studies Initiative. Author of an award-winning book and numerous...
James Archie Worley, tenor
Ignacio Montoya will present. Title TBA. All are welcome!
Formal Ways of Analyzing Variation 3 (FWAV3) will be held at the CUNY Graduate Center on May 18-19, 2016. The FWAV workshop is a venue for research which pursues formal analyses of linguistic...
Melissa Keeling, flute
12:30 PM | 2:30 PM
In tandem with a collection of team-taught courses offered at the Graduate Center, the Futures Initiative will partner with HASTAC to offer workshops, webinars, and online reading groups designed...
6:15 PM | 7:45 PM
The Otto and Fran Walter Memorial Lecture
Bird White Housum Professor of History
Introduction by Iryna Vushko
Professor of History, Hunter...
Over the years, Kobena Mercer’s art criticism has illuminated the aesthetic innovations of African American, Black British, and Caribbean artists. With the publication of his new book, Travel...
This year’s Left Forum - May 20 – 22 - will offer something fundamentally different from conventional politics and from the current presidential election mainstream media hype. The...
9:30 AM | 4:30 PM
The Seventh Annual All-Psychology Student Research Day is set for May 20th, 2016! It’s time to see all the amazing and diverse work being done by CUNY students in a fun setting. This year we...
Fifteenth week of the semester including Final Examination Period begins.
DANCE New York Performed Manifestos
Music Theorists in Recital
Kris Verdonck Artist Talk: Listen to the Bloody Machine
20th/21st Century Performance Practice Class Recital
6:00 PM | 8:00 PM
A conversation with poet Nathaniel Mackey
Mackey is the author of numerous books of poetry, including Nod House (2011), the National Book Award-winning Splay Anthem (2006), Whatsaid Serif (1998),...
Last day of semester/Final Examination Period.
The college is closed, no classes scheduled.
Colloquium on Cuba
Date: May 31-June 1, 2016
Room: Segal Theater
Commencement Ceremony begins at 1:30 p.m. in David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center.