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New to the Vote? Strategies for Increasing Voter Mobilization

Posted on May 24th, 2021 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events
Coming on the heels of record turnouts in the 2020 elections, state legislatures nationwide have moved to restrict access to the ballot under the guise of securing future elections—even with no evidence of mass voter fraud. With new laws already en... Read more

University-City Collaborations on Climate Action: Best Practices

Posted on May 12th, 2021 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events
The Biden Administration has advanced new climate initiatives that will greatly accelerate and reinvigorate the federal government’s engagement in urgently needed climate action, including the U.S.’s rejoining of the Paris Agreement. Although the... Read more

Public Policy Capstone Presentations Spring 2021

Posted on May 10th, 2021 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events
Throughout the semester our students grappled with difficult questions related to public policy, explored current events, considered ongoing political cycles, and confronted conventional wisdom to produce a policy recommendation that addresses the Pu... Read more

Climate Crisis and Infrastructure Policy in the Biden Era: Experts Discuss Next Steps

Posted on April 13th, 2021 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs
The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute with the Departments of Economics, Geography and Environmental Science and Urban Policy and Planning, and the Institute for Sustainable Cities present:Climate Crisis and Infrastructure Policy in... Read more

Public Policy Capstone Presentations Fall 2020

Posted on December 4th, 2020 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events
Throughout the semester our students grappled with difficult questions related to public policy, explored current events, considered ongoing political cycles, and confronted conventional wisdom to produce a policy recommendation that addresses the Pu... Read more

Food Insecurity During COVID 19: Policy Lessons and Challenges

Posted on November 17th, 2020 · Posted in COVID 19, Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs
Join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81978153782The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the depths of chronic food insecurity in New York City. Countless people... Read more

Election 2020: Insights on Activism from Gen Z

Posted on October 13th, 2020 · Posted in Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs
Born after 1996, Gen Z is the most racially diverse and digitally connected generation in the U.S., and its members’ formative years have been defined by recession, mass shootings, climate crisis, and war. Now, as the 2020 election approaches this... Read more

Modeling COVID-19: Disease Burdens, Economic Activities, and Policy Outcomes

Posted on May 22nd, 2020 · Posted in COVID 19, Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs
The Roosevelt House Public Policy Program Presents: Modeling COVID-19: Disease Burdens, Economic Activities, and Policy Outcomes Join via Zoom:  ... Read more

The Moral Imperative to Center Racial Equity and Justice in Education During the Pandemic

Posted on May 13th, 2020 · Posted in COVID 19, Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs
Statistics show that Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) in the United States are disproportionality impacted by COVID 19. This reality is not only true for health outcomes, but also for educational outcomes. Prior to COVID 19, educational... Read more

“The Asian Americans” — Sneak preview with Renee Tajima-Pena

Watch the series on PBS online  Join Roosevelt House, Asian American Studies Center & Progra... Read more