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Fox5News Covers Opening of See How They Ran

Posted on October 3, 2016 · Posted in Roosevelt House, Roosevelt House General News

This past week, Roosevelt House opened its new fall exhibition, “See How They Ran! FDR & His Opponents: Campaign Treasures From The New-York Historical Society.”  FOX5 New York was in…  


Hunter College Center for HIV/AIDS Research (CHEST) to commemorate 20th Anniversary with Major Conference

Posted on September 12, 2016 · Posted in Faculty Associates News, Roosevelt House General News

Contact: Jeffrey Parsons (CHEST):; or Rafael Muñoz (Roosevelt House): Hunter College Center for HIV/AIDS Research (CHEST) to Commemorate 20th Anniversary with Major Conference Focusing on Urgent Needs for Future Study, Further…  


Roosevelt House Faculty Journal – Minority Communities and Law Enforcement Edition

Unpacking the Tensions Between Minority Communities and Law Enforcement in the United States The recent deaths of black men like Freddie Gray and Philando Castile have sparked a national dialogue on the tensions between minority…  

Roosevelt House Faculty Associate Sanford F. Schram Provides Commentary on the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

From a contentious primary season to an even more heated general match-up, the 2016 U.S. presidential election has continued to defy conventional political wisdom. Hunter College Professor of Political Science and Roosevelt…  


Roosevelt House Announces Digital Exhibit “Women Take the Lead”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM: HUNTER COLLEGE CONTACT: Dylan Gauthier, Roosevelt House Digital Media and Programs, 212-396-7947 /                       Roosevelt House Announces Online, Digital Exhibit of Women Take the Lead: From Elizabeth…  

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

Posted on July 27, 2016 · Posted in P-cubed News, Roosevelt House General News

On May 18th, 2016, the Spring 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…  


Roosevelt House Faculty Journal – Brexit Edition

The Complex Realities of the ‘Brexit’ Vote The United Kingdom’s decision last month to leave the European Union – commonly known as ‘Brexit’ – stunned the world. Brought to a…  

Roosevelt House in the News: For Women of Immigrant Heritage, ABC’s of Running for Office

Posted on June 16, 2016 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

Roosevelt House was mentioned in the New York Times on Wednesday, June 15th for an event we hosted for the New American Leaders Project.  The article “For Women of Immigrant Heritage,…  


PPP Professor, Dr. James Parrott Contributes to “The Effects of a $15 Minimum Wage in New York State”

Posted on April 13, 2016 · Posted in P-cubed News, Roosevelt House General News

James Parrott, PhD, Deputy Director and Chief Economist of the Fiscal Policy Institute and an Adjunct Professor in the Public Policy Program at Hunter College contributed to the report, “The Effects…  

Commemorating the death of President Roosevelt and his role in finding a cure for polio

Posted on April 12, 2016 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News, Roosevelt House History

President Roosevelt suffered a cerebral hemorrhage early in the afternoon of April 12, 1945. He was in his cottage at Warm Springs, Georgia, posing for what would be an unfinished…