Exploring race through “The Pipeline Project,” the obstacles facing college students, New York’s role as an Underground Railroad hub and the place of interiors in landmark preservation.
An excerpt from an event at the Council on Foreign Relations called Women’s Rights as Human Rights: The Path to Full Participation, featuring Chelsea Clinton.
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the death of President Abraham Lincoln.
A small piece of the poet Edna St Vincent Millay‘s estate in New York’s Columbia County is now home to the Millay Colony for the Arts. Each month – from April through November – six visual artists, writers, and composers are awarded room and board and studio space as a creative retreat. As you’re about to see, some of those artists are […]
Matt Ryan reports on New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos’ arrest, Professor Patrick Sharkey on concentrated poverty, Philip K. Howard explores “The Rule of Nobody” in his book, and the organization Rocking the Boat navigates STEAM subjects in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx.
Rocking the Boat teaches STEAM subjects – science, technology, engineering art and mathematics – through boat building, navigation and environmental projects to help restore the Bronx River.
On the next edition of MetroFocus: Matt Ryan reports from Albany on the political fallout from the arrest of State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Nassau County) and his son on corruption charges just four months after the arrest of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (D-Manhattan) on a different set of corruption charges. Anchor Jack Ford talks with NYU associate professor Patrick […]
Reviewing the first year of universal pre-K and looking at future early learning plans, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. on increased prosecution of human and sex trafficking, PBS Nature’s “Animal Homes” and ceramic artist Matthew Wilson.