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Kheel Visiting Fellow featured in Downtown Express

Posted on February 17, 2017 · Posted in Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

Hunter College inaugural Theodore Kheel Visiting Fellow in Transportation Sam Schwartz has been featured in Downtown Express. Click here to view the full article. During the semester-long fellowship — named…  

WNYC’S ANDREA BERNSTEIN BECOMES 2017 JACK NEWFIELD FELLOW IN JOURNALISM AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE, HUNTER COLLEGE

Posted on February 15, 2017 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WNYC’S ANDREA BERNSTEIN BECOMES 2017 JACK NEWFIELD FELLOW IN JOURNALISM AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE, HUNTER COLLEGE New York, February 14, 2017 – Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab announced…  

Human Rights Photo Exhibition Opens at Roosevelt House

Photo credit:”Empowering a New Generation” by DAVID SHEN; European Pressphoto Agency; Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM: Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute…  

HUMAN RIGHTS LEADER ROBERT BERNSTEIN LAUDS HUNTER AND THE HUNTER COMMUNITY IN APPEARANCE AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE

The great human rights pioneer Robert L. Bernstein, founder of Human Rights Watch, appeared at Roosevelt House this week to discuss his recent book Speaking Freely: My Life in Publishing and…  

Call for Nominations: The 2017 Joan H. Tisch Community Health Prize

Posted on February 7, 2017 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News, Tisch Legacy Project News

Image caption: 2016 Tisch Prize Recipients (left to right) Harold Holzer, Director, Roosevelt House; Lilliam Barrios-Paoli, Special Advisor to the President of Hunter College; Laurie M. Tisch, President, Laurie M….  

Roosevelt House Director Harold Holzer Welcomes Kheel Fellow Sam Schwartz and Inaugural Cohort of Student Fellows

Posted on February 6, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

 

Former N.Y.C. Traffic Commissioner Sam Schwartz (“Gridlock Sam”) to Serve as Inaugural Ted Kheel Transportation Fellow at Roosevelt House, Hunter College

Posted on January 31, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

New York, January 31, 2017 – Sam Schwartz, one of the country’s most accomplished and respected experts in the theories and practices of sustainable urban transportation policy, will serve as…  

Statement from CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken

Posted on January 30, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

January 29, 2017 On Friday afternoon, the President issued an Executive Order that suspended entry of all refugees for 120 days, barred Syrian refugees indefinitely, and for 90 days blocked…  

Spring 2016 Public Policy Capstone Students Present Proposals To Combat Today’s Policy Challenges

Posted on January 27, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, P-cubed News, Roosevelt House General News

On December 14, 2016, the Fall 2016 Public Policy Capstone students presented their semester research projects to an audience of students, faculty, and the general public at Roosevelt House Public Policy…  

Acclaimed Chinese Dissident Artist Ai Weiwei on Why China Should Ratify the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Posted on January 3, 2017 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

Chinese contemporary artist and activist Ai Weiwei sent Roosevelt House this video message urging China to ratify the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. The video was shown at our…