February 13, 2014
Tagged: Ruth S. Ammon School of Education, Adelphi University

Ruth S. Ammon Lecture on April 2 to Feature Dr. Pedro Noguera


Dr. Pedro Noguera, the Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education at New York University, will present his lecture, “Challenging Racial Inequality In Our Schools” on Wednesday, April 2, as part of the Ruth S. Ammon Lecture in Education Series. In addition to his duties at NYU, Dr. Noguera is the executive director of the Metropolitan Center for Urban Education and the co-director of the Institute for the Study of Globalization and Education in Metropolitan Settings.

He has published more than 150 articles, monographs and research reports, and is the author of several published books. Dr. Noguera also appears as a regular commentator on educational issues on CNN, MSNBC, National Public Radio and other national news outlets. The lecture will be held in the Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom of the Ruth S. Harley University Center, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.

This piece is from the February 2014 issue of e-News from AU.

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

Tagged: Ruth S. Ammon School of Education, Adelphi University