Post Tagged with: "Roosevelt House"

Governor Andrew Cuomo gave opening remarks at the 2020 Jack Newfield Lecture.
Culture / News

Governor Cuomo Joins Journalists to Honor One of Their Own

In a world where journalism is under attack, the Roosevelt House honors one of New York’s most prolific journalists.

Author Makes the Case for Finding Hope in FDR Politician
Culture

Author Makes the Case for Finding Hope in FDR Politician

Hunter College’s Roosevelt House welcomed author John Nichols to discuss the legacy of FDR’s progressive right-hand man, Henry A. Wallace.

Barney Frank with Students
News

The first publicly gay congressman chats with students

Barney Frank visited Roosevelt House to discuss the future of equality and weighs in on how much has Congress — and the country — has changed since he came out in 1987.

Looking back at tragedy: Art inspired by Triangle Shirtwaist fire
Culture

Looking back at tragedy: Art inspired by Triangle Shirtwaist fire

Emotions were raw while stories were shared at the Roosevelt House event that recalled the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire from 1911 and the art that has been created around it.