Summer Seminar

Below is the schedule for the 2014 Summer Seminar. Unless otherwise noted, all meetings and guest speakers will take place in Lerner 401. Please note the meeting times for the morning field trips.

*Note: This schedule is subject to change, so please refer to this page regularly for updates.

 

Friday, June 6

9:30am 

 Meeting:

Group

10:00am

 Guest  Speaker:

Marta Esquilin, Offices of Multicultural Affairs and Residential Life. Workshop on Working with Diverse Communities.

12:45pm 

 Lunch

 

1:30pm

 Guest  Speaker:

Liam Bland (CC'15), 2013 Kenneth Cole Fellow

2:30pm

 

Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th. Please have Metrocards ready!

3:00pm

 Field  Trip:

Mel Wymore, Community Board 7 (250 W. 87th Street)

 

Friday, June 13

9:15am

 

Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th. Please have Metrocards ready!

10:00am

 Field  Trip: 

Midtown Community Court at the Center for Court Innovation (314 West 54th Street, between 8th & 9th Avenues) 

1:00pm

 Lunch

 

1:45pm

 Meeting: 

Teams - Please contact your team advisor to determine a location for these meetings.

3:25pm

 Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th.

4:00pm

 Field  Trip:

Community Board 9 (583 Riverside Drive)

 

Friday, June 20

9:40am Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th.
10:30am Field  Trip:Fortune Society (29-76 Northern Boulevard, Queens)
1:00pm Lunch 
2:00pm

 Guest  Speaker:

Dacia Read (CC'08)

3:00pm

 Meeting:

Individuals - Please contact your team advisor to determine a schedule for these meetings.

 

Friday, June 27

9:40am  Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th. 
10:30am Field  Trip:National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (50 Broad Street)
12:20pm Lunch 
1:00pm Guest  Speaker:Kassandra Frederique (SSW'10)
1:45pm Meeting:
Group

 

Friday, July 4 - No Meeting

 

Friday, July 11

Special Event: Van Amsen and Kenneth Cole Fellow Networking and Speaker Panel

9:45am Breakfast 
10:15am Introduction:Overview of Kenneth Cole and Van Amsen Programs
10:30am Panel:

Topic: Informing Public Policy Through Programming

Speakers: Amy Brown (Ford Foundation), Shelby Chestnut (Anti-Violence Project), Joel Levy (Vera Institute of Justice)

11:30am Speed Networking
12:15pm Lunch 
1:30pm Meeting:
Teams - Please contact your team advisor to determine a location for these meetings.
3:00pm Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th.
3:30pm Exhibit:If You Build It

 

Friday, July 18

*Note: Today's on-campus activities will take place in Lerner 505G.

8:40am Meet at Columbia gates at Amsterdam & 116th.
9:30am Site visit:BronxWorks
11:45am Lunch 
1:00pm Site visit:Northern Manhattan Coalition for immigrant Rights
3:00pm Meeting:

Individuals - Please contact your team advisor to determine a schedule for these meetings.

 

Friday, July 25

9:40am Meet at Columbia gates at Broadway & 116th.
10:30am Site visit:YWCA
12:45pm Lunch 
1:30pm Meeting:Group
2:00pm Guest  Speaker:Melissa Beck
3:00pm Presentations:Preparation tips

 

Friday, August 1

  Presentations:First practice run
   

 

Friday, August 8

10:00am     Presentations:     Second practice run
 
 

Monday, August 11

10:00am     Presentations:     Final practice run
 
 

 

Tuesday, August 12

Final Presentations - Faculty House, 12-2pm

 

 

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