banner_news-1920x500
  • Carlos Suriñach and NYC Modern Dance

    March 5, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    On Monday, March 31st at 6:30 pm, the CUNY Graduate Center’s Foundation for Iberian Music will present a conference exploring the works of composer Carlos Suriñach and his unique contribution to the world of modern dance in the mid-twentieth century. A roundtable discussion exploring the many aspects of Suriñach’s musical personality will be followed by […]

    Read More

  • A Changing Cuba in a Changing World, an International Symposium

    March 4, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The dynamics of contemporary Cuba — the culture, the people, and the politics — will be the focus of a three-day international symposium, “A Changing Cuba in a Changing World,” to run March 13-15 at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York in Manhattan (365 Fifth Ave., between 34th and 35th Streets). […]

    Read More

  • Leon Levy Center for Biography Established at Graduate Center

    February 25, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The Graduate Center of the City University of New York announces the creation of the Leon Levy Center for Biography, whose mission is to bring fresh voices and innovative approaches to the highly popular genre of biography. Envisioned as a hub for writers, scholars, students and readers of the genre, the Leon Levy Center for […]

    Read More

  • New Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect Opens

    February 20, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    A new global institute dedicated to improving international responses to genocide and mass atrocities was launched at the UN in February 2008 as part of the Graduate Center’s Ralph Bunch Institute for International Studies. The Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect will support a groundbreaking principle agreed to in September 2005 by heads of […]

    Read More

  • Graduate Center Historian James Oakes Wins 2008 Lincoln Prize

    February 20, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The Lincoln Prize, one of the most generous and prestigious awards in the field of American History, will be awarded to James Oakes, a professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Oakes, who wins the prize for his book The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the […]

    Read More

  • Gerardo Rueda: Spanish Modernist on View in Graduate Center James Gallery

    February 6, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    Emerging Significance from Overlooked Period in Spanish Art From March 1 to April 19, 2008, The Amie and Tony James Gallery of the Graduate Center will present Gerardo Rueda, Spanish Modernist, an exhibition of forty-two paintings dating from 1957 to 1996. The exhibition highlights the abstract, constructivist work of an often overlooked artist who carried […]

    Read More

  • Where the Truth Lies: A Symposium on Propaganda Today

    February 6, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    PRESENTED BY THE SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS (SVA), IN COOPERATION WITH THE PHD PROGRAMS IN HISTORY AND SOCIOLOGY OF THE GRADUATE CENTER, CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (CUNY) Friday, February 15, 9am — 4pm Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center, CUNY 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street $35 general admission/$20 students As the […]

    Read More

  • Tenor Robert White Opens Graduate Center’s Music in Midtown Spring Series

    January 16, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    For the first concert in its Winter/Spring series, Music in Midtown welcomes back tenor Robert White on Thursday, February 7, 1-2 pm, for “Music of the Gilded Age.” With a nod to the Graduate Center’s neighbor, the Morgan Library, White will perform classical and popular music from the time of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1837—1913, leading […]

    Read More

  • Pronouns Provide Insights on NYC Spanish-Speaking Community

    January 7, 2008 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The melting pot of New York City, where Latinos comprise nearly a third of the population, has produced “a significant change” in the way the city’s Spanish speakers express themselves, according to a new linguistic study from The Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Instead of speaking in the habitual style of […]

    Read More

  • New Center of Philosophic Universe…

    December 11, 2007 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The Graduate Center of the City University of New York announces the establishment of the Saul Kripke Center, devoted to preserving, studying and promoting the work of one of the great thinkers of our times, who many consider to be the world’s foremost living philosopher. A distinguished Graduate Center faculty member, Professor Kripke’s achievements span […]

    Read More