Futures Initiative

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The Futures Initiative and HASTAC@CUNY advocate greater equity and innovation in higher education through bold, public, and engaged teaching, learning, and research. Housed at the Graduate Center and reaching throughout the CUNY community, the Futures Initiative empowers the next generation of intellectual leaders through student-centered teaching and learning practices, and promotes reinvestment in higher education as a public good.

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Nov 18: On and Off the Tenure Track: Career Paths and Hiring Practices

Nov 18: On and Off the Tenure Track: Career Paths and Hiring Practices

November 18 2015
Wednesday, November 18 | 1 PM to 2 PM | Livestream | #fight4edu | RSVP Details WHERE: The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue: Skylight Room (room 9100) WHEN: Wednesday, November 18, 1:00 PM-2:00 PM CONTACT INFO: futuresinitiative [at] gc.cuny.edu; (212) 817-7201 AGENDA/NOTES: http://bit.ly/fight4edu...
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10016
United States
Sept 24: Peer Mentoring and Student-Centered Learning Workshop

Sept 24: Peer Mentoring and Student-Centered Learning Workshop

September 24 2015
Event
http://bit.ly/FuturesED-live | #fight4edu Details WHERE: The Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue ROOM: C198 WHEN: September 24, 2015, 1:00 PM-2:00 PM CONTACT INFO: futuresinitiative [at] gc.cuny.edu; (212) 817-7201 WATCH ONLINE: http://bit.ly/futuresed-live RSVP NOW HASHTAG: #fight4edu More details...
The Graduate Center, Room C198
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016
United States
Knowledge Visualization: From Abstract Space to Real Impact | NYC Event - Fri., May 1

Knowledge Visualization: From Abstract Space to Real Impact | NYC Event - Fri., May 1

May 1 2015
Event
André Skupin San Diego State University When: Friday, May 1, 2015, 12:30‐13:30 Where: Rm C415A, Concourse Level, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York In recent years, visualization has solidly established itself within the mainstream of contemporary society. From social media...
356 Fifth Ave.Room C415A, Concourse Level
New York, NY 10016
United States

CUNY Advance Grant - Call for Proposals

March 23 2015
CUNY Advance Start-Up, Greenhouse, and Scale Up Grants Call for Proposals Applications Due March 23, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. http://cunyadvance.commons.gc. cuny.edu/ Program Description CUNY Advance supports campus-based innovations and projects that have transformative potential across the University...
365 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10016
United States
2/24: William P. Kelly in Conversation on Whitman and Crane

2/24: William P. Kelly in Conversation on Whitman and Crane

February 24 2015
Event
William P. Kelly in Conversation on Walt Whitman and Stephen Crane 6:30 pm Tuesday, February 24. William P. Kelly Skylight Room (9100) The Graduate Center, CUNY (365 Fifth Ave., at 34th St.) William P. Kelly, distinguished scholar of American literature, former President of the Graduate Center, is...
365 Fifth AvenueWilliam P. Kelly Skylight Room (9100)
New York, NY 10016
United States
The MOOC Moment

The MOOC Moment

February 26 2015
Event
2012 was declared to be “the year of the MOOC” by no less than the New York Times , but stories of failure abounded about Massive Open Online Courses in the years that followed. The public read tales of defections, meltdowns, protests, and palace coups by faculty and scandals involving vandalism,...
365 Fifth AvenueRoom 9206
New York, NY 10016
United States
NEH Creates New “Public Scholar” Grant Program

NEH Creates New “Public Scholar” Grant Program

Grants and Funding
The NEH is launching an exciting new opportunity for humanities scholars: WASHINGTON (December 1, 2014) — The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today announced a new grant opportunity that encourages the publication of nonfiction books that apply serious humanities scholarship to subjects...
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