Peter Catapano’s Profile

Faculty
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Peter Catapano
Title
Associate Professor
Department
Social Science
Office
610 Namm
Academic interests

Cultural History, Immigration, Media Studies

Work Phone
718.260.5056

My Courses

HIS 1111: US History after 1865

HIS 1111: US History after 1865

This course will acquaint students with the major debates, issues and problems in U.S. history since the end of the Civil War. Topics included Reconstruction, immigration; progressive reform; women’s suffrage; the rise of consumer society; labor movements and radicalism; the Great Depression; World War II; the Cold War; the civil rights movement; Vietnam and the counterculture of the 1960s.

HIS1102 Modern World, Spring 2018

HIS1102 Modern World, Spring 2018

A chronological and thematic introduction to the history of European interaction with the wider world from the 1400s to the end of the 1800s. The course focuses on the central themes of global interconnectivity and discussions of nationalism, capitalism, colonialism, slavery and trade

HIS3208 History of Immigration, FALL2017

HIS3208 History of Immigration, FALL2017

This course traces the history of immigration and ethnicity in the United States from colonial times to the present.

HIS1110SUMMER2015

HIS1110SUMMER2015

A survey of significant developments in American history from European contact through the Civil War.

My Projects

The Open Road

The Open Road

The Open Road is our place to highlight all that’s possible on the OpenLab. Join now to keep up on OpenLab news, events, and updates. Check our weekly In the Spotlight posts for a glimpse into the incredible work being done by City Tech students, faculty, and staff. Follow OpenLab News for announcements and site updates. And see our OpenLab Calendar for office hours, events, and workshops. You can find our workshop schedule and signup for workshops here as well. The Open Road is also a place for the OpenLab community (meaning you!). We would love your feedback, insight, and comments. Please send along anything on the OpenLab that you love! We are always available for any questions you might have. Email us anytime at openlab@citytech.cuny.edu!

NYCCT College Council

NYCCT College Council

The Project Site for the New YorK City College of Technology College Council.

Buildings and Grounds Committee College Council

Buildings and Grounds Committee College Council

This is the forum for discussion, updates, and input regarding our campus buildings and facilities. This site is managed by the Buildings and Grounds Committee of College Council.

OpenLab Pioneers!

OpenLab Pioneers!

This project is a central hub of communication for the first group of faculty fellows in the “Living Lab” Title V grant. Westward, ho! (cc-licensed group avatar by HeedingtheMuses)

Living Lab Fifth Year Fellows

Living Lab Fifth Year Fellows

Working group for the Living Lab Fifth Year Fellows program.

My Clubs

Student Government Association

Student Government Association

The Student Government Association is the representative body for students. We are responsible for recommending student activity fee allocations, shaping policies affecting student life, coordinating extracurricular events and chartering new organizations. Feel free to contact SGA President, Lucas Almonte, with any questions, suggestions or concerns. He can be reached at SGAPresident@CityTech.Cuny.Edu If you wish to start a club on campus contact SGA Vice President, Sylwester Dombroski, at SGAVP@CityTech.Cuny.Edu