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  • The Music Sounds Like Social Justice

    May 25, 2016 | CUNY Graduate Center, Salute to Scholars

    SINCE EL SISTEMA, Venezuela’s acclaimed national system of free classical music education, began in 1975, it has come to represent an avenue for social change, national unity, a path out of poverty and what creator José Antonio Abreu calls the expression of “sublime feelings.”

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  • Ph.D. Candidate Ahmed Ibrahim Named Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow

    May 3, 2016 | CUNY Graduate Center, Salute to Scholars, Student Feature, The University

    Ph.D. candidate Ahmed Ibrahim (Anthropology) has been named a 2016 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

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  • CUNY Baccalaureate Junior Ava Ghadimi Wins CUNY Nobel Science Challenge and NSF REU

    April 20, 2016 | CUNY Baccalaureate, CUNY Graduate Center

    We are very pleased to announce that Ava Ghadimi, a junior in the CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies program, whose home college is Baruch, has been awarded first prize in the Physics category of the 2016 CUNY Nobel Science Challenge. Ava is pursuing areas of concentration in Physics and Mathematics under the mentorship […]

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  • The GC’s Thomas G. Weiss Named 2016 Andrew Carnegie Fellow

    April 19, 2016 | CUNY Graduate Center

    Presidential Professor Thomas G. Weiss (Political Science) has been named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow, a highly prestigious honor that provides up to $200,000 of support for research and writing.

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  • First Lady of NYC Chirlane McCray to Deliver Commencement Address to CUNY Baccalaureate Graduates

    April 13, 2016 | CUNY Baccalaureate, CUNY Graduate Center

    CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies is pleased to announce that First Lady of New York City, Chirlane McCray, will deliver the keynote address to graduates at the 2016 commencement ceremony to take place on June 1, 2016, at 10 am at The Great Hall at Cooper Union, 7 East 7th Street, New York, […]

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  • CUNY Baccalaureate Student Shahrukh Khan Enters Amgen Scholars Program

    March 24, 2016 | CUNY Baccalaureate, CUNY Graduate Center

    Shahrukh Khan, CUNY Baccalaureate (CUNY BA) student from the College of Staten Island, has been accepted into one of the most prestigious undergraduate summer research programs in the nation. Mr. Khan will spend ten weeks this summer at the main campus of the National Institutes of Health in Maryland, a partner site of the Amgen […]

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  • CUNY Baccalaureate receives $50,000 Hearst Grant

    January 26, 2016 | CUNY Baccalaureate, CUNY Graduate Center

    The Hearst Opportunities fund is made possible through the generosity of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation to help retain CUNY BA students who otherwise may not have enough financial support for tuition, and to enhance students’ experiences by supporting projects and other academic pursuits such as study abroad, attendance at conferences, and other pertinent activities.

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  • Dr. Data

    October 28, 2015 | CUNY Graduate Center, Salute to Scholars

    CUNY alum JT Kostman wants to know all about you — to find out what you want and what you’ll be happy to pay for. By Richard Firstman Such is the tenuous state of the great American magazine industry that the future of the greatest magazine company may depend on a psychologist. That is, a psychologist who’s […]

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  • Major $3.15M Grant Awarded to Graduate Center for Humanities Teaching and Learning

    October 19, 2015 | CUNY Graduate Center

    The Graduate Center has been awarded a major $3.15 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that will broaden doctoral student training and improve humanities education for approximately 2,500 undergraduates at LaGuardia Community College.

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  • The GC’s LIS Center Showcased on Bloomberg Radio Today

    October 13, 2015 | CUNY Graduate Center

    On Tuesday, October 13, the GC’s Luxembourg Income Study Center (LIS Center) will feature prominently on Bloomberg Radio.

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