Thursday, June 11 * 10 AM to 11:30 AM
PLEASE NOTE: The ZOOM link will be sent to registrants the day before the event.
A Zoom forum on past, present and future efforts and struggles to save CUNY as a working-class institution that embodies the best of our city’s hopes and aspirations for equality and diversity in public higher education. Sponsored by the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies (SLU).
Stephen Brier, Professor of Urban Education, CUNY Graduate Center and Professor of Labor Studies, SLU
Jamell Henderson, Coordinator, CUNY Rising Alliance and 4-time CUNY graduate
Justin Sánchez, Co-chair SLU Student Union and student in the B.A. Program in Urban and Community Studies
Andrea Ades Vásquez, First Vice President, Professional Staff Congress, CUNY
The panelists’ presentations, which will focus on ideas and examples of how CUNY can be saved from austerity and how NYC can be resurrected, will be followed by a Q&A session with the Zoom audience, moderated by Penny Lewis, Professor of Labor Studies, SLU.