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365 Fifth Newsletter  |  Issue 46  |  Feb. 2019  |  To view in browser, click here.
She’s Into the Coolest Stars
Ph.D. student Eileen Gonzales is rare among astronomers both for her interest in dwarfs (the celestial kind) and her background.
Eileen Gonzalez
News from the GC
Eric Lott
Blackface’s Disturbing Past and Present
Distinguished Professor Eric Lott has written about blackface and racism. In this podcast, he discusses the Virginia scandal and its implications.
Feminism - then and now
From Suffragettes to #MeToo
Professors Lynn Chancer and Nancy K. Miller release two timely books on the feminist movement and its enduring power.
Solar panels
Cheaper Solar Power From Fission?
Ph.D. student Andrew Levine and a team of researchers at the GC’s Advanced Science Research Center find promise in nanomaterials.
Janette Yarwood
A ‘Hidden Congressional Hero’
When news about slavery in Libya broke, Janette Yarwood (Ph.D. ’11) operated behind the scenes to help Congress take action. That’s her job.
Just Published
Book cover - New Frontiers in Offender Treatment
New Frontiers in Offender Treatment
Elizabeth L. Jeglic and Cynthia Calkins
(GC/John Jay, Psychology)
Book cover - Classical New York: Discovering Greece and Rome in Gotham
Classical New York: Discovering Greece and Rome in Gotham
Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis
(GC/Liberal Studies)
Book cover - Approaching Hegel's Logic, Obliquely: Melville, Moliere, Beckett
Approaching Hegel's Logic, Obliquely: Melville, Moliere, Beckett
Angelica Nuzzo
(GC/Brooklyn, Philosophy)
Come to Our Events
Empty classroom
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Higher Ed for All?
GC faculty and top authors on what keeps low-income and diverse students from succeeding in higher education.
Presented with the Futures Initiative, the Ph.D. Program in Urban Education, and the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality.
Artificial intelligence
02
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Disrupting Fashion
Experts explore the impact technology and artificial intelligence are having on the fashion industry and what’s ahead.
Presented with the M.A. in Liberal Studies, the CUNY Institute for Software Design and Development, and DWT Fashion at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.
School of fish
02
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Swarm Intelligence
Author Guy Theraulaz shares his influential research about collective behavior in insect and human societies.
Presented with the Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences.
Arindrajit Dube, Heidi Shierholz, Paul Krugman
03
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Workers and Wages
The GC’s Paul Krugman and other leading economists examine the power, or weakness, of the American worker.
Presented with the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality.
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