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Robert Reich Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

The Goldman School congratulates Chancellor's Professor Robert B. Reich on his election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the highest honors bestowed upon academics and those in public life.  "The American Academy was founded in 1780," says Dean Henry E. Brady. "It is one of the… More

David Kirp Wins 2014 AERA Outstanding Book Award

The American Education Research Association (AERA) awarded its Outstanding Book Award to Professor David Kirp's 2013 publication, Improbable Scholars: The Rebirth of a Great American School System and a Strategy for America's Schools (Oxford University Press, 2013). The Outstanding Book Award was… More

New York State Gets Smarter About Prison Education

Corey Matthews is a first-year MPP student at the Goldman School of Public Policy and a regular blogger for the Wire. Photo Credit: Mike Groll/AP So, let me start my spill with the preface that the idea of prison education as a means to enhance rehabilitation and reentry of prisoners into society is not a… More

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