EVENT: The NYU Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy welcomes Regina S. Peruggi, president of New York’s Kingsborough Community College (KCC) in Brooklyn. Peruggi will discuss the academic strategies KCC has adopted to support student achievement and her insights regarding leadership and institutional culture-building necessary to create a climate of change and challenge.
KCC was recently named one of 10 finalists for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence,the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY) system, Kingsborough now enters the last stage of the competition for the $1 million prize that will be awarded in March.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 5, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
New York University Kimmel Center
Shorin Performance Studio
60 Washington Square South, Room 802
John S. Levin, Bank of America Professor of Education Leadership and director, California
Community College Collaborative (C4) at University of California-Riverside
Regina S. Peruggi, president, Kingsborough Community College
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Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development prepares students for careers in the arts, education, health, media, and psychology. Since its founding in 1890, the Steinhardt School's mission has been to explore the human experience through public service, global collaboration, research, scholarship, and practice. To learn more about NYU Steinhardt, visit: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu.