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Times Square billboard accuses city construction unions of racial bias, declaring black workers matter

November 30, 2015

New York Daily News

Ruth Milkman, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the CUNY Graduate Center and Labor Studies at the CUNY SPS Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education featured in a Daily News story about City Construction Union bias.

Defending Their Homes: How crime-terrorized African-Americans helped spur mass incarceration

November 23, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Michael Fortner, academic director for the MA in Urban Studies and BA in Urban and Community Studies programs, an author of Black Silent Majority is featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

AHIMA 2015 Election Results Announced

August 20, 2015

Ellen Shakespeare Karl, Academic Director for the Health Information Management programs, was elected to the The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) 2016-2018 Board of Directors.

CUNY SPS Launches CUNY’s First Online Master’s Degree in Psychology

June 05, 2015

CUNY Newswire

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is pleased to announce a new online Master of Arts in Psychology degree, the first and only online master’s degree in psychology offered at the City University of New York (CUNY).

From a Nickel to a MetroCard

March 25, 2015

CUNY Book Beat

Andrew Sparberg, adjunct lecturer, CUNY School of Professional Studies, traces the transition of the transit system in “From a Nickel to a Token.”