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Roosevelt House hosts United Way of New York City and NYC Service Launch of Ambitious Service and Volunteerism Effort in Partnership with The Franklin Project

Posted on July 15, 2014 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

Over 100 Leaders Convene at NYC Service Summit at the Historic Roosevelt House to Support Launch of the Effort Aimed at Making NYC a National Leader in Volunteerism & Service…  


Ambassador Samantha Power Commemorates the 45th Anniversary of Stonewall at Roosevelt House

Posted on July 2, 2014 · Posted in Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

As part of LGBT Pride Month, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power hosted a commemoration of the 45th Anniversary of the Stonewall demonstrations on Thursday, June 26. The…  

Jack Rosenthal Appointed New Interim Director of Roosevelt House

Posted on July 1, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

Jack Rosenthal has been appointed as the new Interim Director of the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College. Rosenthal succeeds Jonathan Fanton, who after five years at Roosevelt House is leaving…  

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New Eleanor Roosevelt Exhibit Opens at Val-Kill

Posted on June 2, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt Circle, Roosevelt House General News

In celebration of their 30th year of preserving Val-Kill and Eleanor Roosevelt’s legacy, the National Park Service’s Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site at Val-Kill opened a new permanent exhibit on June 1, 2014…  

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

Posted on May 22, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

Above: The Spring 2014 Public Policy Capstone with Professor Shyama Venkateswar, Director and Distinguished Lecturer of the Public Policy Program. On May 15th, 2014, the Spring 2014 Public Policy Capstone…  

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Jennifer J. Raab: Why Jackie O Still Matters

Posted on May 20, 2014 · Posted in Event Summaries, Featured News Story, Roosevelt House General News

Monday, May 19, 2014 marked the 20th anniversary of the death of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. She was only 62 when she died, and as her brother-in-law, the late Ted Kennedy, said…  

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Roosevelt House Opens Its Doors to “Jane’s Walk”

Posted on April 29, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

On Saturday, May 3 Roosevelt House will open its doors to New Yorkers as part of Jane’s Walk NYC: 100+ free guided walks throughout New York City, organized by the Municipal…  


Sodium intoxication leads to premature death, writes Dr. Thomas A. Farley, Joan H. Tisch Distinguished Fellow in Public Health, in the NYT

Posted on April 22, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News, Tisch Legacy Project News

Dr. Thomas A Farley, the Joan H. Tisch Distinquished Fellow in Public Health was featured in the New York Times Sunday Review section with an OpEd on the dangers of hidden salt…  

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Hunter College Model U.N. wins Outstanding Delegation by the National Collegiate College Association

Posted on April 7, 2014 · Posted in Roosevelt House General News

The Hunter College Model U.N. team won the the Outstanding Delegation Prize, the top award at the National Model U.N. conference in New York (NMUN-NY) last week. NMUN-NY of the National…  

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Public Policy Students Win Public Affairs Fellowships at Princeton University

Posted on February 13, 2014 · Posted in P-cubed News, Roosevelt House General News

New York, NY (February 13,)  — Congratulations to Crystal Yeh and Erika Larsen – both juniors at Hunter College and part of the elite Public Policy Program at Roosevelt House — for receiving…