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Public Policy Program Alumnus Publishes “Get Out The Vote” Op-Ed from Indonesia

Luce Scholar Matthew Locastro urges foreign-based American Citizens to Cast Ballots in his Op Ed in the Daily News “How Democrats abroad can help the Blue Wave”.

Roosevelt House Faculty Associate Virginia Valian Publishes New Article in Nature

Posted on October 10th, 2018 · Posted in Faculty Associates News, Publication News, Roosevelt House

“No field can afford to ignore or alienate half its potential contributors” writes Virginia Valian, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Hunter College, and Roosevelt House Faculty Associate, in the issue of…  

CBS News: Norman Rockwell’s “Four Freedoms,” then and now

Posted on September 2nd, 2018 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

CBS NEWS, September 2, 2018 “”The Four Freedoms,” first proclaimed years ago by an American president, have inspired (and continue to inspire) a remarkable body of American art…” Read the full…  

Our Town: Making accuracy great again

Posted on June 21st, 2018 · Posted in Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

By Jon Friedman, June 15, 2018 “Jack Newfield would have been proud. On the evening of June 14, the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College hosted a program…  

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…  

2018 Public Policy Students Visit Washington D.C. for Annual Trip

Posted on April 17th, 2018 · Posted in P-cubed News, Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

Hunter College students from the Public Policy Program at Roosevelt House traveled to Washington, D.C. on Friday, April 13, 2018. Dr. Shyama Venkateswar, Distinguished Lecturer and Director of the Public…  

Funding Available for Outstanding Accomplishments in Urban Public Health: Hunter College Announces Call for Nominations for the Eighth Annual Joan H. Tisch Community Health Prize; Deadline is April 5, 2018

Posted on March 23rd, 2018 · Posted in Roosevelt House, Tisch Legacy Project News

New York, NY, March 23, 2018 – Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab today announced the call for nominations for the eighth annual Joan H. Tisch Community Health Prize, the…  

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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…  

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Hunter College Professor Manu Bhagavan Featured in Raisina Files 2018

“[I]n the interwar period of the twentieth century, malicious actors stoked fears and resentments to turn latent hostilities into visceral ones. Then, as now, an imperfect tapestry of international agreements…  

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…