Register Now for “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools”

The Community Leadership Center (CLC) will host “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools: Celebrating 20 Years of College Readiness,” on Tuesday, September 19th, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  This event will feature Ronald C. Rice Jr., JD, Senior Director of Government Relations at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.  The event location is the … Read more of Register Now for “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools”

Register Now for the “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium

On Tuesday, March 28th, the Community Leadership Center will host, “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium, part of their Integrating Research, Policy, and Practice Lecture Series.  Moderated by Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor of the Department of Public Policy and Administration, a panel of five leading experts, including Chancellor Phoebe A. Haddon, … Read more of Register Now for the “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on 10/13

The Community Leadership Center and the Department of History will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a discussion of the book Nationalist Heroines: Puerto Rican Women History Forgot, 1930s-1950s.  Written by Dr. Olga Jiménez de Wagenheim, Professor Emerita in History at Rutgers University–Newark, this book tells the stories of women who fought for their homeland’s freedom.  The … Read more of Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on 10/13

Viewing and Discussion of “Changing Face of Harlem” Documentary on 9/29

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Community Leadership Center (CLC) will view the documentary the Changing Face of Harlem, to be followed by a discussion with the filmmaker Shawn Batey, on Thursday, September 29th, from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the Campus Center’s Conference Room West AB.  Register by contacting Matthew Closter, Research Associate … Read more of Viewing and Discussion of “Changing Face of Harlem” Documentary on 9/29

Women’s History Month Conference Scheduled for 3/25

On Friday, March 25th, the Women’s and Gender Studies Program and the Community Leadership Center will host a one-day conference celebrating Women’s History Month.  The conference’s theme is “Disrupting Power and Privilege to Empower Women.”  Dr. Christine Ortiz, Morris Cohen Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and the Dean for Graduate Education at the Massachusetts … Read more of Women’s History Month Conference Scheduled for 3/25

Cuban Sustainable Development Forum Scheduled for 3/4

Greg Watson, Director of Policy and Systems Design for the Cuba-United States Agroecology Network at the Schumacher Center for New Economics, will be on campus on Friday, March 4th, to speak about Cuban sustainable development. His forum will begin at 9 a.m. in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  This event is sponsored by the Community … Read more of Cuban Sustainable Development Forum Scheduled for 3/4

Signature Series on Educational Equity and Transformation of Schools Continues 2/13

The second session of the Signature Series on Education Equity and Transformation of Schools is scheduled for Friday, February 13th, from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room. This session’s topic is “How to Build a Successful School Culture for Teaching and Learning.”  The focus will be on the roles school leaders … Read more of Signature Series on Educational Equity and Transformation of Schools Continues 2/13

Community Leadership Center Symposium Series Begins 1/23

The Community Leadership Center (CLC) will host a two-part symposia series exploring education equality and transformation of schools.  The first will take place on Friday, January 23rd, from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  The topic of discussion will be “Preparing for PARCC: Challenges and Opportunities using the Common Core … Read more of Community Leadership Center Symposium Series Begins 1/23