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    History PhD student seeks 1BR apartment

    A GC student and his partner are looking for a 1BR apartment in Inwood or Morningside Heights, under $2000, for an August move-in. Please email me if you’re moving out of an apartment in either of these neighborhoods, if you’ve heard of any similar listings, […]

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    History Dept. at Wagner College Offers an Adjunct Position

    The History Department at Wagner College has an adjunct position we are looking to fill for the fall of 2015. The course is “The History of New York City” a 200 level class that meets 2 90 minute sessions a week. Course Description: HI 225 […]

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    June 9 Get the Writing Done: Completing Your Paper, Thesis, or Dissertation

    2pm-3:30pm Room #9204   Karen E. Starr, Psy.D.   Do you need to start writing but don’t know where to begin? Feeling paralyzed by imagined judgmental readers? Having trouble making time to fit writing into your life? This workshop will offer practical strategies for moving […]

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    May 12 Film Screening & Meet Filmmaker Jack Willis

    FILM SCREENING May 12, 2015 from 6:15 to 9pm in the GCs Segal Theater. Come watch Jack Willis’ films: The Streets of Greenwood (1963) and Lay My Burden Down (1966). Dr. Steve Brier will introduce legendary documentary filmmaker, Jack Willis and Prof. Jeanne Theoharis from […]

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    5/11 – Provost’s Office Hours

    Interim Provost Louise Lennihan will be holding office hours on: Monday, May 11th from 4:00-5:00pm Provost’s Conference Room – Room 8113 All students are welcome to come and raise questions and/or concerns in an informal manner.

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    4/30: Political Printmaking: Favianna Rodriguez and Lincoln Cushing in Conversation

          What role has printmaking had in political activism and revolutionary moments in U.S. history, and how have artists responded to social injustice through poster designs? Favianna Rodriguez, whose prints are featured in the Graduate Center’s James Gallery exhibition Left Coast: California Political […]

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    Housing Request

    2015-16 Fulbright Scholar at CUNY, Graduate Center has the following housing request for August to July: Family of five, Canadian (i.e., very well-behaved), seek 3 bedroom apartment in a highly walkable, café-heavy, New York City neighborhood. 14-year-old boy is in the International Baccalaureate Program in […]

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    April 20 GC’s Jewish Connections Group

    You’re invited to join the GC’s Jewish Connections Group for a spring celebration! Come meet other Jewish graduate students at the Grad Center on Monday, April 20th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in room 5414. Dinner and drink will be provided (kosher). Join our google group: […]

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    March 11 The Problem of Kings in African History

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    March 6th to 7th History in Action: Historical Thinking in Public Life

    Columbia University 501 Schermerhorn Theme: The moniker ‘History in Action’ describes, in shorthand, a set of goals and ideals for the expansion of historical thinking in public life. These guiding sensibilities all extend from a commitment to increasing conversation between university-trained historians and the wider nonacademic world. This […]

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    Mock job interviews

    The Program will be holding mock job interviews for those with interviews at the upcoming 2015 meeting of the AHA. If you are interested in scheduling a mock interview, please contact Prof. Burke at: MBurke1@gc.cuny. edu AND at mjbnyc1@gmail.com.  

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    Sept. 30th Labor & Working-Class History Seminar at Roosevelt House

    Please join us for the next Labor & Working-Class History Seminar   Tuesday, September 30, 2014 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Roosevelt House, Hunter College 47-49 E 65th St New York, NY 10065   Our presenter and commentator will be: Lara Vapnek (St. John’s University), “The Rebel Girl Revisited: Re-Reading […]

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  • RAZPOTJA Interviews our Professor Stuart Ewen

    RAZPOTJA Interviews our Professor Stuart Ewen

        The following is a rough translation of the interview. To access the original interview please click here.   Somehow we think that we know everything about the United States, because we are constantly under attack of its popular culture and its economic-policy decisions […]

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  • Sept. 19 Internships in Public Policy for GC Students

    Sept. 19 Internships in Public Policy for GC Students

    You may not be familiar with the Edward T. Rogowsky Internship Program in Government and Public Affairs, which offers students paid and unpaid opportunities to build skills and experience in the public sector.  This program is actually based here at the Graduate Center; its director, […]

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    The Museum of the City of New York seeks a full-time Research Assistant

    The Museum of the City of New York seeks a full-time Research Assistant for its upcoming exhibition New York at Its Core, which will offer visitors a view of New York City from its settlement as a Dutch Colony in 1609 to the questions that […]

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    New History student seeks apartment

    From Davide  Colasanto: My partner and I are looking for 1-bedroom apartment with a maximum budget of $1700/$1800. We are searching for an apartment close to a metro line that could bring us to midtown and midtown east (N,Q,7) in maximum 45 minutes. Therefore we were […]

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    May 7, 6:00: Sara Reguer, “The Last Converso of Sardinia”

    Sara Reguer on “The Last Converso of Sardinia” Wednesday, May 7th at 6:00 p.m. CUNY Graduate Center Room C201 Sara Reguer traces the story of the Sephardic De Riu family.  Arriving in Bosa, Sardinia in the thirteenth century, the family underwent a forced conversion in […]

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  • “Data for Social Justice” Workshops: Finding Data, Analyzing and Visualizing Data, and Mapping Data

    “Data for Social Justice” Workshops: Finding Data, Analyzing and Visualizing Data, and Mapping Data

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  • GC Global Studies Collective: Paul Fussell’s The Great War and Modern Memory (1975)

    GC Global Studies Collective: Paul Fussell’s The Great War and Modern Memory (1975)

    GC Global Studies Collective Paul Fussell’s The Great War and Modern Memory (1975) A Discussion  . Tuesday December 3, 2013 between 5 and 6:45pm Room 5489 Please RSVP to megschlegel@yahoo.com . The year 2000 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of The Great War […]

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    CUNY New York/Paris Exchange Program

    The New York/Paris Exchange Program offers all full-time CUNY students—undergraduates and graduates of all disciplines—the opportunity to study at one of the Universities of Paris for one semester or a full academic year. Depending upon students’ proficiency in French, class standing, and the subjects they wish to […]

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    Secil Yilmaz on “Painting the Peasant in Modern Turkey, 1938-1943″

    Secil Yilmaz, History PhD Candidate, has a recent podcast now available Ottoman History Podcast blog. It’s about the goals and impacts of a state project that sent dozens of Turkish painters to the Anatolian countryside during the World War II period. The summary of the […]

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    Private suite available in huge Greenpoint garden apartment (Sept or Oct 1)

    I’m looking for a housemate to share my very large apartment in greenpoint, brooklyn, starting september or october 1. You would have your own private unfurnished 380sf suite (almost a separate apt!) with a private entrance, private bathroom, walk-in closet, and two main rooms (i.e., […]

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