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Spring 2017 Public Policy Capstone Students Present Proposals To Combat Today’s Policy Challenges

Posted on September 20, 2017 · Posted in P-cubed News, Roosevelt House General News

On May 10 and May 17th, 14, 2017, the Spring 2017 Public Policy Capstone students presented their semester research projects to an audience of students, faculty, and the general public at Roosevelt…  

In Memoriam – Jack Rosenthal

Posted on August 24, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

Jack Rosenthal, 1935-2017 Interim Director, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute 2014-2015 Hunter College mourns the loss of Jack Rosenthal, who we were so fortunate to have as Interim Director of…  

Director Harold Holzer Featured in National and Local News Media

Posted on August 17, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

Following the recent protests and violence surrounding the removal of Confederate statues in the U.S., national and local news media invited Roosevelt House Director Harold Holzer to contribute to the…  

Ken Burns names Roosevelt House as a favorite secret of New York

In a July 14 piece for The Telegraph entitled “Ken Burns’s 10 favorite secret New York hangouts,” renowned filmmaker Ken Burns identifies the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter…  

Institute of Public Administration on “The New Deal in New York City” Exhibition at Roosevelt House

“Everything a history buff would relish,” writes Ralph Blumenthal of Roosevelt House’s new exhibit “The New Deal in New York City.” Blumenthal is a Distinguished Lecturer at Baruch College, where…  

Roosevelt House Faculty Associate Howard Chernick Quoted in Urban Institute Report

Research by Howard Chernick, Roosevelt House Faculty Associate and Professor of Economics at Hunter College, was used in a recent report from How Housing Matters, an online resource developed by the…  

NEW EXHIBIT AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE OPENS MAY 11 ON ENDURING IMPACT OF THE NEW DEAL ON NYC

Posted on May 10, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

NEW EXHIBIT AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE OPENS MAY 11 ON ENDURING IMPACT OF THE NEW DEAL ON NYC Posters, Murals, Maps, Photos, and First-Ever WPA Map on View Opening Night Panel…  

Advancing Policy to Support Workers with Disabilities

This Roosevelt House Faculty Journal series, Advancing Policy to Support Workers with Disabilities, edited by Professor Purvi Sevak, aims to objectively synthesize research that can inform policymakers and other stakeholders of…  

Whipple’s Gatekeepers Book Tour Launches at Roosevelt House

Posted on April 7, 2017 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

Chris Whipple, Emmy Award-winning producer at CBS 60 Minutes and ABC News, launched his new book tour for The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency at…  

Kheel Fellow Sam Schwartz Quoted in NYT Article

In a recent article on the challenges of commuting in major metropolitan areas, New York Times reporter Christopher Mele turned to transportation expert and Roosevelt House Kheel Fellow Sam Schwartz for his input. The article, entitled “Why You…