GOLD Award
CUNY Graduate Center
New York, NY

When: November 15, 2017

Where: Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY), William P. Kelly Skylight Room, Ninth Floor, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Topic: 2017 Graduate Center Alumni Achievement Awards


GOLD Award <br> CUNY Graduate Center <br>New York, NY

We are proud to announce that our founder and CEO, Maya Hess, will be the recipient of the Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD) Award for her humanitarian and educational work on behalf of linguists at risk. Maya received her PhD in Criminal Justice from the CUNY Graduate Center, focusing on translators and interpreters who operate in the terrorism arena. Red T is her dissertation in action. Please join us for the award ceremony and reception by RSVPing to Jim Cronin at

CUNY’s interview with Dr. Hess post-ceremony: “When Translating Turns Deadly”