Events

 
 
 Svante Myrick speaking at the Cornell Project 2Gen Inaugural Event

Svante Myrick speaking at the Cornell Project 2Gen Inaugural Event

I lived the first 6 months of my life in a homeless shelter…my mother worked two jobs. I can’t tell you how reassuring it is to see that [my family’s] experience is grounded and centered of your research.
— Svante Myrick, Ithaca Mayor
 
 

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Past Events

 NY State Capital, Albany

NY State Capital, Albany

Bridging the Gap: Connecting Research and Policy in the New York State Legislature

April 24, 2018

Cornell Project 2Gen hosted its first annual presentation connecting Cornell researchers with New York policymakers, “Supporting Vulnerable New York Families.” This event gave state legislators and their staff, as well as staff from the governor’s office, the opportunity to engage with Cornell researchers about strategies to support struggling families in New York State. This event was closed to the general public and media, but program materials will be posted in the weeks to come.

 

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Cornell Project 2Gen Inaugural: Disrupting the Cycle of Poverty: Two-Generation Approaches from Research, Practice, and Policy

October 23, 2017

We celebrated the launch of Cornell Project 2Gen with a panel discussion among noted scholars, practitioners, and policymakers: Disrupting the Cycle of Poverty: Two-Generation Approaches from Research, Practice, and Policy. The panelists were Lindsay Chase-Lansdale, Lisa Gennetian, Svante Myrick, and Lori Severens.

Read the Cornell Chronicle's coverage of the event.