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September 2019

GLOBAL CLIMATE STRIKE

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
FREE

Join us September 20th, millions of us globally will walk out of our workplaces and homes to join young climate strikers on the streets and demand an end to the age of fossil fuels. Our house is on fire — let’s act like it. We demand climate justice for everyone!   This event serves as a local meeting point for the global climate strike. Supplies for sign making, music, and light refreshments will be provided.   For more information email: tedc@newschool.edu   Time: September 20th, 2019 | Starting at 10am   Location: Courtyard and Cafeteria, 66 W 12th St, New York, NY 10011  

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Panel Discussion: Designing and Leading Organizations for Inclusion

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
FREE

About this Event Diversity and inclusion is a moral imperative and a practical necessity to create a flourishing society. To meet this need, we need to be intentionally attentive to building inclusive workplaces. Join the conversation with academic experts and practitioner-leaders on how to design and lead organizations for inclusion.   Time: September 26, 2019 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Location: 6 East 16th Street (Room 1103), New York, NY 10003     RSVP Here Refreshments will be served!   Panelists: Sujatha Jesudason (moderator) Professor of Professional Practice, Milano School for Policy, Management, and Environment For more than 25 years Sujatha has worked as an activist, organizer, and scholar in a range of social justice movements and is a leading voice on…

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Engaging a New Generation to Restore Trust in Public Service Conference

September 27 - September 28
FREE

The Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment at The New School is proud to host its first PPIA Public Service Conference: Engaging A New Generation To Restore Trust in Public Service. When the New School opened its doors 100 years ago, its founders had a vision to bring together scholars and citizens. One hundred years on, we invite a new generation of engaged citizenry to question, debate, and discuss the issues of the day. We believe public service that is responsive and aligned with the needs of citizens requires representation of historically marginalized communities. When: Friday evening, September 27 and Saturday, September 28 Where: 63 5th Ave (University Center, Starr Foundation), New York, NY 10003 How do diverse voices and experiences impact policymaking…

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October 2019

Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves: Book Talk

October 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT
FREE

Book Talk with George C. Galster. Delving deep into the question of whether American neighborhoods are efficient and equitable.   About this Event This Book Talk with George C. Galster will delve deep into the question of whether American neighborhoods are as efficient and equitable as they could be—socially, financially, and emotionally—and, if not, what we can do to change that. Galster expands on how Urban theorists have tried for decades to define exactly what a neighborhood is. But behind that daunting existential question lies a much murkier problem: never mind how you define them—how do you make neighborhoods productive and fair for their residents? Galster aims to redefine the relationship between places and people, promoting specific policies that reduce…

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