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Past Public Programs

 
Those who RSVP will receive a reminder to join shortly before the... Read more
 
Join us as Harold Holzer, Jonathan F. Fanton Director of The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College, and John Avlon, Senior Political Analyst for CNN, dive into Holzer’s... Read more
 
Roosevelt House presents a live Zoom discussion of the new book The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt by Jill Watts. The author tells the story of a generation... Read more
 
Join us on Thursday, August 6 at 6:30pm (EDT) on Zoom for our series Speaking of Justice: Race, Racism, and Reform — Code Switching: Style, Expression, or Survival? RSVP for Zoom link — ... Read more
 
Join us on Thursday, July 30 at 6:30pm (EDT) on Zoom for our new series Speaking of Justice: Race, Racism, and Reform — Hunter Alumni Advancing Racial Equity RSVP for Zoom link — ... Read more
 
Join us on Thursday, July 23 at 6:30pm on Zoom for our new series Speaking of Justice: Race, Racism, and Reform — Health Care for All? Confronting the Racial Divide RSVP for Zoom link — ... Read more
 
Join us on Thursday, July 16 at... Read more
 
Roosevelt House presents a live Zoom discussion of Jorge G. Castañeda’s America Through Foreign Eyes, a timely new exploration of America’s shifting political and cultural realities from the perspective of a deeply informed, often... Read more
 
 
Roosevelt House and the LGBTQ Policy Center at Hunter College present a live Zoom webinar onThe Deviant’s War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America, the new biography of Frank Kameny, the founder and... Read more
 
With Bill Goldstein, Author and Founding editor of the books site of The New York Times on the Web, and host of Bill’s Books on WNBC. And Charles Kaiser, Acting Director of Hunter College’s LGBTQ Policy Center at Roosevelt... Read more
 
With remarks by Carmelyn P. Malalis, Chair and Commissioner of the New York City Commission on Human Rights.   On June 10th at 7PM, the LGBTQ Policy Center at Hunter College and the... Read more
 
The Roosevelt House Public Policy Program Presents: Modeling COVID-19: Disease Burdens, Economic Activities, and Policy Outcomes Join via Zoom:  ... Read more
 
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,... Read more
 
Join Roosevelt House, Asian American Studies Center & Program, AANAPISI Project (HCAP), Department of Sociology, Department of Urban Policy and Planning on zoom for a sneak Preview of “The Asian Americans” with Renee Tajima-Pena,... Read more
 
As the coronavirus pandemic reveals stark fault lines in New York City, with disparate impacts based on race, class, immigration status, and justice system involvement, community organizations are mobilizing to respond even as their resources... Read more
 
Presented by The Roosevelt House Human Rights Program, the Hunter Department of Africana, Puerto Rican, and Latino Studies, and the Hunter Asian American Studies Center and Program.  Join Zoom... Read more
 
 

Campus ERA Day 2020

April 27, 2020

Join Us For Our Fourth Annual ​CAMPUS ERA DAY 2020Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex —... Read more
 
Please Join Roosevelt House & the Hunter College Department of Public Health for a Live Online Public Program Via Zoom Please join us for a virtual Roosevelt House event featuring two... Read more
 
The Public Policy Program and the Hunter College Economics Department present Awakening in Tomorrow’s Post-Pandemic World: Economic Policy in the Aftermath of... Read more
 
 
This event has been postponed.     Roosevelt House, the Bella Abzug Leadership Institute (BALI), and the Hunter College Department of Women and Gender... Read more
 
This event is sold out. Please join us via Livestream. Join us for the annual Phyllis L. Kossoff Lecture at Roosevelt House as... Read more
 
2020: Gender, Race, Suffrage and Citizenship will critically examine the movement that led to women receiving the right to vote in the United States
 
Please join Roosevelt House and the Hunter College Jewish Studies Center as we welcome author Adam Hochschild to discuss his new book, Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes,... Read more
 
Please join us at Roosevelt House as we welcome New York Times bestselling author Adam Cohen to discuss his new book, Supreme Inequality: The Supreme Court’s Fifty-Year Battle for a More Unjust America. This... Read more
 
Please join us at Roosevelt House as we welcome journalist and historian Craig Fehrman to discuss his well-received new book, Author in Chief: The Untold Story of Our Presidents and the Books They Wrote, the story of... Read more
 
Please join us at Roosevelt House as we welcome César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández, associate professor of law at the University of Denver, to discuss his new book, Migrating to Prison: America’s Obsession with Locking... Read more
 

Public Programs at Roosevelt House are free to the public and open with advance registration, made possible through the support of the Charina Endowment Fund and other generous donors.