Pick a day:
9:30 AM | 12:30 PM
Classified Service Staff
9:30 AM | 10:30 AM
This important orientation is required for you to be processed to payroll. Please bring original Social Security card.
12:00 PM | 4:30 PM
Reading Rescue is both a literacy intervention for elementary students, as well as a professional development program for school staff members. We bring expertise in...
1:00 PM | 2:30 PM
Join us for Elena Filatova's (City Tech) "Sarcasm Detection using Sentiment Flow Shifts." Talk takes place in room 9116.
Abstract: In this talk I will discuss the differences in...
2:30 PM | 3:30 PM
My Life With Things: Elizabeth Chin in Conversation with Arlene Davila
My Life with Things is an autoethnography, a wide open attempt to look at contemporary consumption—mine—in its...
6:30 PM | 8:30 PM
Lost & Found: The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative is partnering with The Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church to celebrate their 50th Anniversary with a panel and discussion on the life and...
10:00 AM | 8:00 PM
Born in Cesena in 1960, Romeo Castellucci graduated in scenic design and painting from the Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna. Together with Claudia Castellucci, Chiara Guidi, and Paolo Guidi, he...
Travis Ridout of Washington State University and the Wesleyan Media Project will talk about his work tracking “dark money” through political advertising, and what past results from WMP...
6:00 PM | 8:00 PM
Museums, Memories, and Politics
Sociologist and Author
Keeping Their Marbles:
How Museums Acquired Their Treasures of the Past and Why They Should Keep Them
Amazonian singer Dona Onete, from Northern Brazil, released her debut album at the age of 73. Onete has composed over 300 songs and created her own form of carimbó, an indigenous rhythm and dance...
10:00 AM | 12:00 PM
Additional training for the Travel & Expense module (for travel and personal reimbursement). This session will include updates on the Purchasing and Accounts Payable business processes; the...
5:00 PM | 6:30 PM
What Comes After the Street Style Blog? A Status Update from the Sidewalks of Fashion Week
Brent Luvaas, author of Street Style: An Ethnography of Fashion Blogging will treat us to a talk about...
6:00 PM | 8:30 PM
"Paying the Price"
Prof. Sara Goldrick-Rab - Featured speaker
with Nicholas Freudenberg (CUNY Public Health) & Mark Zuckerman (The Century Foundation)
moderated by Prof. Anna...
6:30 PM | 8:00 PM
Hermione Lee is the author of the definitive life of Virginia Woolf, a signal achievement in literary biography, as well as biographies and critical studies of Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Philip...
What are the words that build houses on stage? What does the idea of a house mean to us as a symbol or a literal component of art and performance? Join scholar Bess Rowen as she speaks about the...
10:00 AM | 11:00 AM
1:00 PM | 2:00 PM
Chamber Music on Fifth II: Music In Midtown presents a chamber music concert featuring a stellar group of musicians from the DMA performance program, including Laura Cocks, flute; Brigid Coleridge,...
4:30 PM | 6:30 PM
Discussions about presidential elections often focus on internal party politics, electoral college math, and “independent voters.” What’s often missing from these conversations are...
ARC Seminar: Lourdes Follins: Experiences and Perceptions of Historically Underrepresented Faculty at Three CUNY Community Colleges
Nationwide, nearly half of all community college students come...
How does a gathering of people within a house of poetry provide new insights on migration, belonging, and culture beyond currently-held notions of sovereignty? Alison Knowles' House of Dust...
7:00 PM | 9:00 PM
On the job market, or soon to be? This workshop will focus on preparing a strong statement of teaching philosophy.
2:00 PM | 4:00 PM
Gregory R. Guy (NYU) presents "Null Subjects in Portuguese and Spanish."
Join us for refreshments after the lecture. All welcome!
2:45 PM | 4:00 PM
**Change of location: This Condensed Material seminar will take place in Room C205, not the Science Center.** Followed by wine and cheese reception.
A quantum many-body system, prepared initially...
4:00 PM | 6:00 PM
"Poverty or Honor:" Factional Struggles in the Auténtico Party and the Birth of a New Cuban Politics
Ilán Ehrlich, Bergen Community College
The Cuban Medical Strikes of 1934: Class...
"This Moment of Manumission": Representing Exceptional Blackness in Claudia Rankine's Citizen and Marvel Comics' Captain America
A Faculty Membership talk by Jonathan W. Gray,...
No classes scheduled.
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...
An evening with filmmaker Stephen Winter with a screening of his 2015 award winning film, 'Jason and Shirley'.
Co-sponsored with CLAGS and The Africana Studies Certificate Program
Overview of time and leave regulation for members of the Higher Education Officer Series and Librarians. Employees will also be trained on the use of the Banner Self Service for electronic time and...
4:35 PM | 6:00 PM
CONVERSATION: To Fail As No Other Dare: Imperfection in the Creative Process
6:00 PM | 7:00 PM
CONVERSATION: Pieces We Never Did
Writing CUNY is an initiative of faculty and students in the humanities and social sciences to nurture an interactive public voice by exploring design and uses of the academic blog genre across the...
7:00 PM | 8:00 PM
Matthew Goulish - Peculiar Detonation
Stephen Whale, piano and Domenic Salerni, violin
8:00 PM | 9:00 PM
12:30 PM | 2:00 PM
WORKSHOP: Depth of Surface with Tina Satter
1:00 PM | 3:00 PM
Workshop your Statement of Teaching Philosophy with TLC Staff and your GC Peers.
Tina Satter / Half Straddle
Classes to follow Monday schedule.
3:30 PM | 4:00 PM
Brian Rogers/The Chocolate Factory Theater
4:00 PM | 4:30 PM
4:30 PM | 5:00 PM
ARC Seminar: Elana Shohamy: Exploring Applications of Multilingual Linguistic Landscapes to Educational Arenas
Documenting the public space provides an opportunity to understand power relationship...
4:30 PM | 6:00 PM
Conversation: America 2016: Evaluating System Breakdowns
5:00 PM | 5:30 PM
Tiny Little Band
5:30 PM | 6:00 PM
6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Conversation: Care As A Choreographic Structure and Practice
6:00 PM | 6:30 PM
The Living Theatre
Known primarily for his work in philosophy and the visual arts, d. n. rodowick is also an accomplished experimental filmmaker, video artist, and curator. Deeply influenced by filmmakers such as...
Somini Sengupta’s The End of Karma: Hope and Fury Among India’s Young is a “vibrant” (New York Times) personal look at the world’s largest democracy in transition. A...
6:45 PM | 7:00 PM
7:00 PM | 7:30 PM
7:30 PM | 8:00 PM
8:00 PM | 8:30 PM
Big Dance Theatre
8:30 PM | 9:00 PM
10:00 AM | 11:30 AM
CUNY Neuroscience Collaborative Faculty speakers:
Carmen V. Melendez-Vasquez, Ph.D. (Hunter College)
John Martin, Ph.D. (CUNY School of Medicine)
October 14: NO SEMINAR (Columbus Day-Tuesday Schedule)
October 21: Outside speaker (4th Flr Science Center, Rm 4102)
Dr. Bruce McEwen, Rockefeller University
* student lunch with...
The work of determining lines of Jewish kinship is primarily understood as oriented towards the past. Drawing on documents ranging from a late story by Grace Paley, to recent ethnography of Yiddish...
2:45 PM | 5:00 PM
Peter Armitage (Johns Hopkins University) will deliver a talk, followed by a wine reception in 5301. Title and abstract TBA.
Hosted by the Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences and Department...
3:00 PM | 4:00 PM
PRESENTATION: The Builders Association
4:00 PM | 5:00 PM
WORKSHOP: Preserving Performance
Katy Pyle / Ballez
We are pleased to invite you to a presentation by Professor Elizabeth W. Mellyn (University of New Hampshire), who will be in conversation with Professor Monica Calabritto (City University of New...
The Nursing PhD Program will he offering a Free GRE Bootcamp sponsored by the Office of the Provost, for all interested Fall 2017 candidates. The workshop will be led by Nursing faculty who will...
On April 7, 2016 the Conference of College Composition and Communication (CCCC), bestowed the 2016 Exemplar Award to Sondra Perl, stating:
"The accomplishments Sondra accumulated throughout...
4:15 PM | 6:15 PM
On October 7th, 2016 Carwil Bjork-James (Vanderbilt University) will give a talk titled, "Wounded Bodies, Heroic Deaths and the Reimagined Community of Plurinational Bolivia".
Unless otherwise noted, all colloquia take place in room C415A, located on the Concourse level, one floor below the Lobby. These events run from 4:15 to 6:15 pm on Fridays throughout the semester,...
Joey Weiss and Matthew Karahais
CONVERSATION: Early Failures of Theaters That Define New York
Kyoung's Pacific Beat
6:30 PM | 7:00 PM
Sean Edward Lewis / Lilac Co.
Please join Intellectual Publics for "Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-83" featuring Tim Lawrence in conversation with Tavia Nyong'o and Ricardo Montez. This event is...
Ilan Bachrach & Robert M Johanson
Built for Collapse
Dan Safer / Witness Relocation
I AM A BOYS CHOIR
7 Daughters of Eve Tht. & Perf. Co.
The college is closed, no classes scheduled.
The College is closed, no classes scheduled.
Brigid Coleridge, violin and Lee Dionne, piano
Jazz Glory featuring Marjorie Eliot with Sedric Choukroun, Rudel Drears, and Gaku Takanashi.
Music In Midtown: Rolf Schulte, Violin, with Nicolas Namoradze, Piano:
Featuring Graduate Center music faculty, Rolf Schulte, and DMA graduate student, Nicolas Namoradze, this concert will present...
2:00 PM | 3:30 PM
Featuring: Prof. Daniel Kreiss, University of North Carolina, Prototype Politics: Technology-Intensive Campaigning and the Data of Democracy[amazon.com], forthcoming, Oxford University Press, June...
4:15 PM | 6:00 PM
A talk on a topic in linguistics. Speaker TBA. All are welcome to attend! Reception to follow in room 7400.
ARC Seminar: Angela Reyes: Language, Mix, and the Postcolonial Elite
This talk explores how the formation and circulation of social figures and linguistic registers are central to the ongoing...
12:30 PM | 7:00 PM
This conference explores the ways in which the practices of indigenous artists operate within the globalized platform of contemporary art. How might art practice and art history address encounters...
Led by Professor Matthew Gold. Increasingly hiring committees conduct first interviews via online platforms such as Skype or Google Hangout. In this workshop, participants will discuss the...
2:00 PM | 5:00 PM
Classes to follow a Tuesday schedule.
Public Intellectuals in the Digital Age
Corey Robin, Brooklyn College and Graduate Center
A conversation about academics doing social media. How social media differs from traditional academic...
EXCREMENTAL EXPERIMENTAL: Vital Politics on Ghana's Urban Frontier
Brenda Chalfin | University of Florida
*please note, this event will be held in room 9205.
The Nursing Program welcome all interested applicants to attend the Fall 2016 Open House & Information Session on Fri. October 14, 2016 @ the Graduate Center. Come out and speak to faculty and...
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.
Rethinking the PsychoSociality of Violence. There will be refreshments after the event.
6:30 PM | 9:00 PM
Join us for an evening discovering contemporary writing from Quebec, Canada. Even located so close to the US, productions of Canadian writers are presented regularly in Berlin, London, and Spain. In...
Kinneret Lahad, Assistant Professor of the NCJW Women and Gender Studies Program at Tel-Aviv University in Israel is a visiting scholar in Sociology at Columbia University. She recently published...
Drake Andersen, composition
Ben Macaulay and Jen Hamano present on a topic in linguistics. Title TBA.
Brought to you by CIRCL (Connecting Innovative Research in CUNY Linguistics).
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...
Resistance: A Manifesto for Mental Health and Political Action
Explore how to integrate open educational resources into your teaching.
Devil in the Details: The Nazi Assault on the Jewish Family during the Holocaust
A lecture by Professor Elisa von Joeden-Forgey, Stockton University, Port Republic, NJ
This lecture, lasting...
Join us to honor the late C.D. Wright, featuring Lee Ann Brown, Peter Cole, Monica de la Torre, Carolyn Forché, Brecht Gander, Brenda Hillman, Ben Lerner, Deborah Luster, Frances Mayes, Jane Miller,...
Join us to celebrate two books by former fellows of the Leon Levy Center for Biography. Alexandra Chasin will speak on Assassin of Youth: A Kaleidoscopic History of Harry J. Anslinger's War on...
Music Theorists in Recital
ARC Seminar: Vicky Chondrogianni: Identification of Clinical Markers of Language Impairment in a Minority Language: The Case of Welsh-English Bilingual Children
The identification of language...
Roya Biggie, Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Grinnell College is a PhD Candidate in English at the Graduate Center. Her current project, "Ecologies of the Passions in Early Modern...
The event will feature Stanley Greenberg (NY Times best-selling suthor and polling adviser to presidents)
and Professor Jennifer Hochschild (Harvard University), President-American Political Science...
There will be a lunch with the speaker for a small group of graduate students from 12 PM - 1 PM.
Following lunch, we will schedule meetings between the speaker and interested faculty at the GC in...
10:00 AM | 5:00 PM
Location: Room 5301
Proteins are polymers of amino acids. With twenty amino acids to choose from at every site, even relatively small proteins inhabit an enormously large space of possible...
10:00 AM | 1:00 PM
Annual Alumni Event 10-21-16
Join us for a talk on a topic in Sociolinguistics. Refreshments will be served after the talk. All welcome!
Sociology Colloquium Series: Shannon Gleeson, Cornell
"The Promise and Failure of Workplace Protections in the United States"
Shannon Gleeson earned her Ph.D. in Sociology and...
3:00 PM | 7:30 PM
ILETC is pleased to announce that it will host a Workshop on Project-Based Learning (PBL), led by Dr. Julio Rodriguez, Director of the Center for Language & Technology and National Foreign...
The "Fetish" as a Race Problem: Marx, Freud, and the Gods Black People Make
J. Lorand Matory | Duke University
The widespread adoption of body-worn cameras by police officers nationwide has generated nearly equal amounts of kudos and critique. On the one hand, bodycams are hailed as a tool for restoring...
2:00 PM | 9:00 PM
Join us for a celebration of the 100th birthday of Haitian playwright and novelist Marie Chauvet.
A woman of means and education, Chauvet was forced to flee Haiti after publishing works critical...
2:30 PM | 4:00 PM
Join us for a talk by Alla Rozovskaya (Queens College) on a topic in natural language processing!
Girma Beyene is one of the most influential Ethiopian musicians from the ‘Golden Age’ of the 1960s and ’70s, which combined African rhythms with American R&B, soul, funk, and...
5:00 PM | 6:00 PM
The Comparative Literature program will be hosting its first Information Session for the Fall 2017 cycle on Tuesday, October 25. All prospective candidates with questions and inquiries about our...
Javor Bracic, piano
Shifting Struggles over Public Space and Goods in Berlin: Urban Activism between Protest and Participation.
The process of writing can enhance student learning in every classroom. This workshop will introduce tips and techniques to incorporate writing into non-writing courses.
Music In Midtown: Zéphyros Winds
Now in its 20th season, Zéphyros Winds is one of America's distinguished chamber ensembles. Bringing together five of the finest wind players of their...
ARC Seminar: Linda Tropp: Contact, Trust, and Social Inclusion: Immigrant-Native Relations in the United States
Immigration into the U.S. over the past half century has fueled greater contact...
Part of Danspace Project's Platform 2016: Lost and Found, this conversation proposes to undo and to disrupt dominant and static narratives of the AIDS Crisis, focusing on the period of 1981-1996,...
7:30 PM | 10:00 PM
Special GALA EVENING PERFORMANCE at 7:30PM
Robert White, Tenor, with Philip Edward Fisher, Piano.
9:00 AM | 6:00 PM
Large numbers of neurons: Theory and experiment
Perception, action, memory, and thought all emerge from the coordinated activity of hundreds, thousands, or even millions of neurons. For...
The CUNY Public History Collective is excited to host its first conference, where we ask: What does it mean for places, objects, people, and stories to have afterlives? How can we restore histories...
Activities after 3:00pm will be held in the Psychology conference room 6304.01
November 4: Outside speaker (4th Flr Science Center, Rm 4102)
Dr. Susana Martinez-Conde, State University of New York
Title: TBD ...
Following upon Interventions in the Narrativization of the AIDS Crisis this open conversation is a forum for asking each other questions raised by the previous evening’s event and an...
David Bowie’s last album and video were remarkable meditations on his own death. His aestheticized reflections on his final moments find a surprising parallel in John Donne, who gave his famous...
Virile Predicaments: Shaping Men in Ancient Maya Civilization
Stephen Houston | Brown University
Abstract: The human arc traverses from birth to death and, depending on view, to states well...
This event is part of the Sue Weinberg Lecture Series.
ANNE BARNHILL, Assistant Professor in Medical Ethics and Health Policy and JESSICA MARTUCCI, Assistant Professor of History at Mississippi...
After the 9/11 attacks, the NYPD became one of America's most aggressive domestic intelligence agencies. In 2011, Matt Apuzzo led an Associated Press investigation that revealed how the NYPD...
11:00 AM | 9:00 PM
In the mid-1970s, many artists and organizations successfully defied socially destructive policies and fought for the arts as a public good during New York City’s near-bankruptcy and resulting...
In Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives: The First 1,000 Years, GC President Chase Robinson, a leading historian of early Islam, weaves together biographies of key figures — from the Prophet...
Christen Madsen and Chaya Nove present on topics in linguistics. Title TBA.
Brought to you by CIRCL (Connecting Innovative Research in CUNY Linguistics)
Second Year Research Project
Two Cases of Judaism and Translation in the Medieval Mediterranean
What, if anything, makes translation Jewish? Jews were not only the paradigmatic translators of texts from Arabic to Latin and...
Ji in Yang, violin
ARC Seminar: Robert Smith: Long Term Ethnographic Research and Studies of the Second Generation: Epistemic and Methodological Advantages to Combining Ethnographic, Variable Oriented and Set...
The Irving Howe Memorial Lecture
From “Make America Great Again” to worldwide religious fundamentalism, reactionary ideology is a powerful yet underestimated force in today’s...
9:45 AM | 6:30 PM
CLR James Now Symposium
Presented by NYMASA (New York Metro American Studies Association) and IRADAC
CLR James's life spanned almost the entire 20th century. He was part of Trotsky's...
Juan Rodriguez (Queens College, CUNY) presents "The National Anthem in Warao: Semiotic ground and performative affordances of indigenous language texts in Venezuela."
Join us for...
John McGreevy (UCSD) will deliver a talk, followed by a wine reception in Room 5301. Title and abstract TBA.
Sponsored by the Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences and Department of Physics.
The talk by Ian Smith of Lafayette College, with response by Miles Parks Grier of Queens College, begins by examining the general tendency among critics to embrace Hamlet as the exemplary...
The Glass Laboratory: Climate Knowledge Infrastructures in the Age of Hyper-Transparency
Paul Edwards | University of Michigan
Abstract: In this talk, I argue that new media environments have...
6:30 PM | 10:00 PM
The PhD Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages at the Graduate Center, CUNY, presents two events this fall that recognize the growing number of publications by Latin...