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MSUPL Program Accredited by NASPAA

NASPAA, the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration — the global standard in public service education — has officially announced that it has accredited our MSUPL program. Click to read more.

By |2020-08-17T18:55:10-04:00August 17th, 2020|News|Comments Off on MSUPL Program Accredited by NASPAA

MUP Student Sola Olosunde Featured in NY Times for Tweets on Historical Black NY

MUP student Sola Olosunde unearthed video footage of white children taunting Black children in Rosedale, Queens, in 1975. After sharing the clip on social media, the New York Times spent months investigating, tracking several of the victims. The Times published its report in June crediting Sola in a separate, second article about the investigation. This week, Olosunde is featured in, “He’s Sharing the [...]

By |2020-08-14T14:40:35-04:00August 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on MUP Student Sola Olosunde Featured in NY Times for Tweets on Historical Black NY

Prof. Vivian Louie on Harvard Alumni Webinar on Pandemic & Education, Publishes Two New Articles

Prof. Vivian Louie was on a recent Harvard Alumni webinar on the Pandemic and Education – the panel included Former Secretary of Education John B. King Jr, NAACP LDF Attorney Michaele Turnage Young, and the President of First Gen Harvard Alumni Daniel Lobo.  To hear the recording, click on: https://www.facebook.com/CoalitionForADiverseHarvard/videos/213737586743049 In addition, Prof. Louie's two [...]

By |2020-08-14T14:36:48-04:00August 10th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Prof. Vivian Louie on Harvard Alumni Webinar on Pandemic & Education, Publishes Two New Articles

The State of College Readiness & Degree Completion in NYC Report Published: Made Possible in Part by Work of MSUPL Alum Carrie Torres (2019)

On July 14th Graduate NYC announced the release of The State of College Readiness and Degree Completion in New York City. This report examines the progress that the NYC DOE and CUNY have made toward their respective goals of high school graduation and college readiness and degree completion since 2010, while also detailing comprehensive policy changes currently underway [...]

By |2020-07-24T12:30:22-04:00July 14th, 2020|News|Comments Off on The State of College Readiness & Degree Completion in NYC Report Published: Made Possible in Part by Work of MSUPL Alum Carrie Torres (2019)

Prof. Philip Alcabes Publishes Piece Linking Shabby Coronavirus Response to Policy Assault on Minorities

UPH Professor and UPP Affiliated faculty member, Philip Alcabes, published a short piece in The American Scholar. The article links the shabby coronavirus response in the US to the continuing policy assault on the minority poor.

By |2020-07-24T12:19:28-04:00June 26th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Prof. Philip Alcabes Publishes Piece Linking Shabby Coronavirus Response to Policy Assault on Minorities

MUP Alum Felicia Park-Rogers, Director of Regional Infrastructure Projects for TSTC, Co-Authors the Organization’s Latest Report

Hunter MUP alum Felicia Park-Rogers, Director of Regional Infrastructure Projects for Tri-State Transportation Campaign (TSTC), co-authored the organization's latest report, "Back on Board: A Guide to Safe(r) Transit in the Era of COVID," which provides a suite of over 50 interventions to promote a safer transit environment for riders and workers alike. Prof. John Chin served as [...]

By |2020-07-10T15:33:03-04:00June 25th, 2020|News|Comments Off on MUP Alum Felicia Park-Rogers, Director of Regional Infrastructure Projects for TSTC, Co-Authors the Organization’s Latest Report