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Archive for 2013

Public Meeting of the Board of Trustees

September 30, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, September 30, 2013.

Contrasting Influences for Author Patricia Volk

September 12, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, William Macaulay Honors College at CUNY

In her new memoir, “Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli and Me,” Patricia Volk describes how two dynamic but difficult women helped shape her adulthood: One the Italian fashion designer, Elsa Luisa Maria Schiaparelli, the other her beautiful but strict mother. “They were both clothes crazy and imperious but Schiaparelli was enough not like my mother and […]

Committee on Fiscal Affairs

September 9, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings, Facilities Planning, Construction and Management

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, September 9, 2013.

Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration

September 9, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, September 9, 2013.

Even Fewer Have Much, Much More

August 13, 2013 | CUNY Lecture Series, Graduate Center

In a discussion of economic growth and inequality at the Graduate Center, Paul Krugman pointed out that the Occupy Wall Street movement got the math wrong when it came to wealth distribution between the super-rich and everybody else. “It’s not the 1 percent but rather the 0.01 percent” of the population who have so much […]

Chancellor’s Report to the Board of Trustees

June 24, 2013 | The Chancellor's Report

Chancellor Matthew Goldstein reports on the Start-Up New York program, which allows business operating on or near SUNY and CUNY campuses to operate tax free. The Chancellor also announced the naming of the Stella & Charles Guttman Community College and the reinstatement of ROTC. The Chancellor discusses the effect of the recently announced city budget agreement and the positive impacts on CUNY’s programs and initiatives. Chancellor Goldstein provides an update of the Pathways initiative including recent enrollment statistics and its benefit to students.

Public Meeting of the Board of Trustees

June 24, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Public meeting of the Board of Trustees, June 24, 2013.

The Power of Audio Storytelling

June 10, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, CUNY Lecture Series

As founder and executive producer of “Radio Diaries,” Joe Richman has urged people to record their own lives and histories since 1996, and along with the groundbreaking series, “Teenage Diaries,” has helped pioneer the genre of first-person narratives for National Public Radio. In a conversation at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Richman discusses the […]

Dershowitz-Beinart Israeli Debate, Round 2

June 3, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, CUNY Lecture Series, Graduate Center

In a follow-up discussion to their appearance last fall, jurist Alan Dershowitz and journalist Peter Beinart continued the debate, “The Crisis of Zionism,” as part of the Perspectives: Conversations on Policy and Place series at the Graduate Center. Beinart insists that with power comes responsibility. “Because Israel has emerged as a successful country, with millions […]

Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs

June 3, 2013 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs, June 3, 2013.