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Archive for October, 2017

Revolutionary Thinking: Does College Need an Overhaul?

October 30, 2017 | Book Beat, Graduate Center

CUNY’s Cathy Davidson thinks so. The director of the Futures Initiative at The Graduate Center, and an influential voice in American education, Davidson argues that college as we know it was conceived for an earlier era and needs to be wholly reimagined for today’s “ever more complex and bewildering world.” She offers a roadmap for reboot in The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World in Flux.

Committee on Audit

October 30, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Audit, October 30, 2017.

Meeting of the CUNY Board of Trustees

October 23, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Meeting of the Board of Trustees, October 23, 2017.

The Progressive Pragmatist: A Mayor at Midpoint

October 5, 2017 | Book Beat, Hunter College

Even as he glides toward a second term as mayor, Bill de Blasio remains something of an enigma to many New Yorkers. In The Pragmatist: Bill de Blasio’s Quest to Save the Soul of New York, Joseph Viteritti of Hunter College and The Graduate Center says the mayor’s challenge is fulfilling his progressive promise in New York at a time of polarized politics in Washington.

Subcommittee on Investment

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Subcommittee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Subcommittee on Investment, Monday, October 2, 2017.

Committee on Academic Policy, Program and Research

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Academic Policy, Program and Research, October 2, 2017.

Committee on Facilities, Planning and Management

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings, Facilities Planning, Construction and Management

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Facilities, Planning and Management, October 2, 2017.

Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Faculty, Staff and Administration, October 02, 2017.

Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs, October 2, 2017.

Committee on Fiscal Affairs

October 2, 2017 | Board of Trustees Meetings & Public Hearings

Standing committee meeting of the Board of Trustees, Committee on Fiscal Affairs, October 2, 2017.