Progressive Policies for the Future of New York City

Media contact: Tanya Domi, tdomi@gc.cuny.edu, 212-817-7283
Progressive Policies for the Future of New York City:
Issues Animating Mayoral Race 2013 to be Examined by Scholars and Policy Experts
“21st Century City for All” Initiative Issues Policy Papers for Discussion
WHAT:
Progressive Policies for the Future of New York City convenes conversations featuring experts who will address salient public policy issues animating the New York City 2013 mayoral campaign*
WHO:
John Mollenkopf, Distinguished Professor Political Science and Sociology, The Graduate Center, CUNY and co-organizer;
Brad Lander, City Councilman, New York City and co-organizer;
Aaron M. Pallas
, Professor of Sociology and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, on reforming the school system;
Michael P. Jacobson, former director of Vera Institute of Justice, on law enforcement and criminal justice; and
Laura Wolf-Powers, Assistant Professor of City and Regional Planning at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, on economic development
Michael Powell, moderator, The New York Times
WHEN:
Monday, May 13, 2013, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
WHERE:
The Graduate Center, Skylight Room, 9th Floor,
365 Fifth Avenue and 34th Street, Manhattan
SPONSOR:
The Graduate Center, CUNY
Center for Urban Research
MEDIA:
Media must rsvp to Tanya Domi, Director of Media Relations at tdomi@gc.cuny.edu, 212-817-7283.

*Comprehensive background information will be made available upon request.

Submitted on: MAY 9, 2013

Category: Press Room