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Roosevelt House Exhibit Reimagining The Four Freedoms to Continue its Run at Nearby “Casa Lally”

Posted on July 12th, 2018 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

(NEW YORK, JULY 10, 2018)—The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College today announced the reinstallation of its current art exhibit, Reimagining the Four Freedoms. The exhibition is being…  

Roosevelt House to Open New Exhibition: Reimagining The Four Freedoms, A Traveling Show From The Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA

Works by a diverse group of artists were created in response to a challenge from the Museum to create an artwork that expresses what “freedom” means today. This exhibition is…  

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Roosevelt House Acquires Arthur Schlesinger Jr. Collection of Books on Presidential History

Posted on January 30th, 2018 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

Gift Announced on FDR’s 136th Birthday (NEW YORK, JANUARY 30)—A trove of 65 books on American political history, covering the presidency from the age of John Quincy Adams to the…  

Daily News: Daily News gifts rare Franklin Roosevelt photo to policy think tank

Posted on January 9th, 2018 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

By Ellen Moynihan, January 9, 2018 “A rare photograph of President Franklin Roosevelt wearing the braces he needed to stabilize his polio-stricken legs was unveiled Monday at the Roosevelt House…  

The New York Times: Remembering the ‘Lost Battalion,’ 99 Years Later

Posted on November 13th, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

By James Barron, November 10, 2017 “The actor Stephen Lang knew where he was going as he threaded his way through Central Park…” Read the full article Remembering the ‘Lost…  

NY Daily News Article on Jane Fonda Appearance at Roosevelt House

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

BY KERRY BURKE & GINGER ADAMS OTIS Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9:30 AM Nearly 40 years after she appeared in “9 to 5,” actress and activist Jane Fonda says women…  

ROOSEVELT HOUSE TO OPEN NEW EXHIBIT, WORLD WAR I AND THE ROOSEVELTS: Franklin and Eleanor, Family and Friends

Posted on October 16th, 2017 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News, Roosevelt House History

Contact: Harold Holzer—212-396-6535 or 646-894-6902 ROOSEVELT HOUSE TO OPEN NEW EXHIBIT, WORLD WAR I AND THE ROOSEVELTS: Franklin and Eleanor, Family and Friends Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of U.S. Engagement…  

In Memoriam – Jack Rosenthal

Posted on August 24th, 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 17th, 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…