Progressive Policies for the Future of New York City

Media contact: Tanya Domi,, 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
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*
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
Monday, May 13, 2013, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The Graduate Center, Skylight Room, 9th Floor,
365 Fifth Avenue and 34th Street, Manhattan
The Graduate Center, CUNY
Center for Urban Research
Media must rsvp to Tanya Domi, Director of Media Relations at, 212-817-7283.

*Comprehensive background information will be made available upon request.

Submitted on: MAY 9, 2013

Category: Press Room