News and Blogs

Bowling Green Daily News: "First-ever civic assembly gives residents chance to be heard"

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Traffic on Scottsville Road? Development encroaching on your bucolic neighborhood? The sparsity of affordable housing?

Now is your chance to be heard. And you won’t have to fight Scottsville Road traffic to do so....

 

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse at Columbia

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

On December 11, 2017, The American Assembly co-hosted a visit by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island to talk about his new book, Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of America.

OSP wins Digital Science Catalyst Grant

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Open Syllabus Project has won a Catalyst Grant from Digital Science in recognition of its potential to improve higher education.

Forbes: "The Desperate Need for the Vanishing Middle Neighborhood"

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Forbes

By Erik Sherman

Discussions of income inequality frequently focus on the extremes—the poor versus the ultra-wealthy. However, as the reaction of voters in both parties should have reminded everyone last year, many places between the two poles are hurting and need attention.

Congressman Evans Raises Dialogue on Middle Neighborhoods in Congress

Friday, May 19, 2017
Press Release

Media Contact: Becca Brukman, 202-225-4001, Becca.Brukman@mail.house.gov

Register for Reinventing Our Communities: Transforming Our Economies

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Register now for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s 2016 conference Reinventing Our Communities: Transforming Our Economies. This national biennial conference will be held Wednesday, September 21, to Friday, September 23, 2016, at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing.

The American Assembly Presents at the July 13th Flanders House/UN Habitat Event

Thursday, July 7, 2016
The American Assembly presented at a panel in a seminar entitled "Regeneration of Urban Regions through Integrated Spatial and Economic Policies," on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016, at the Flanders House/UN Habitat event.

The American Assembly Receives 220K Grant from The Arcadia Fund for The Open Syllabus Project

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Monday, May 16, 2016

Location: New York, NY

CONTACT:  Joe Karaganis, Vice President, The American Assembly, 212-870-3500

New York Times: "What a Million Syllabuses Can Teach Us"

Friday, January 22, 2016

New York Times

By Joe Karaganis and David McClure

COLLEGE course syllabuses are curious documents. They represent the best efforts by faculty and instructors to distill human knowledge on a given subject into 14-week chunks. They structure the main activity of colleges and universities. And then, for the most part, they disappear.

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