Celebration of Suburban Diversity Cover Image: Horizons, 2008, Milt Masur, bas relief/collage, over-painted with oil, on panel. From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island: A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc. The National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University® Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Hofstra University andThe National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University ® presentThe Celebration of Suburban Diversity Stuart Rabinowitz President and Andrew M. Boas and Mark L. Claster Distinguished Professor of Law Hofstra University Herman A. Berliner Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Lawrence Herbert Distinguished Professor Hofstra University Lawrence C. Levy Christopher Niedt Robert Brinkmann Executive Dean Academic Director Director Sustainability Research NCSS NCSS NCSS Assistant Professor of Social Research, Director of Sustainability Studies Department of Sociology, Hofstra University Department of Global Studies & Geography Ina Katz Director of Administration, NCSS
Hero of DiversityDiversity is everyone’s business Robert B. Catell is pleased to support THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR SUBURBAN STUDIES AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Reach for Peace, William Grabowski From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
Patron of Diversity John and Kristin Miller Congratulate theNational Center for Suburban Studies On its Fifth Anniversary &The Celebration of Suburban Diversity Honorees Robert B. Catell Alice Chan Henry Holley Ruth Negrón-Gaines David Powell Harendra V. Singh
Friend of We honor the work and commitment Diversity of the The National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University and are proud to support the Celebration of Suburban Diversity 2012 in promoting tolerance and understanding in ourcommunities Jay S. Jacobs, Chairman Mindy & JayJacobs Nassau County Democratic Committee TLC Family ofCamps One Old Country Road, Suite 430 85 Crescent BeachRoad Carle Place, NY 11514 Glen Cove, NY11542 516.294.3366 516-656-4200
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A Child Sees The Person, by Laura Lang’s S econd Grade Class, Sarasota, Florida From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Sarasota, Florida:
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A Piece of Peace, Jimmy Tiolo From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
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Untitled, Ann Krekel From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
Celebration of Suburban DiversityCo-Chair Committee Welcomes You Eric Alexander Hon. Michael Balboni Leone Baum David L. Calone Robert B. Catell Hon. Jon Cooper Resi Cooper Don Dreyer John R. Durso Marwa Fawaz Thomas J. Garry, Esq. Marianne Garvin Arthur A. Gianelli Deborah K. Herman Henry Holley
Celebration of Suburban DiversityCo-Chair Committee Welcomes You Jessica K. Kalra, Esq. John Kominicki Jeffrey Kraut Linda Leaf Soh Young Lee-Segredo Maureen Liccione, Esq. Maria Morales-Prieto Marge Rogatz Christine Conniff Sheahan Zahid Syed Mohinder Singh Taneja Pavneet Taneja Freda Wagner, Esq. Tai Wang Herbert Weiss, Esq.
Celebration of Suburban Diversity Hofstra Faculty Committee Margaret Abraham Robert Brinkmann Joanna Grossman Cliff Jernigan John Nelson Christopher Niedt Darra Pace Liora Schmelkin
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Congratulations to The Celebration of Suburban Diversity2012 High School Essay Contest Winners Sabrina Singh – First Prize Garden City High School William Carney – Second Prize Bay Shore High School Josh Aberman – Third Prize Calhoun High School, Bellmore-Merrick Kelly Tierney – Honorable Mention Garden City High School Caroline Cervera – Honorable Mention Bay Shore High School Gabriela Serrano – Honorable Mention Bay Shore High School
Horizons, 2008, Milt Masur, bas relief/collage, over-painted with oil, on panel. From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island: A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc .
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Untitled, Caroline Kug ler From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
Peace and Diversity, Courtney Burke From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
Untitled, Kelsey Jones From the Collection of Embracing Our Differences, Long Island:A Project of the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Human Understanding, Inc.
Defender of Divers ity Defender of DiversityThe Board of ERASE Racism Congratulates The National Center of Suburban Studies at Hofstra University Adam Haber And all the honorees would like to congratulate Of the Celebration of 2012 Celebration of Suburban Diversity Suburban Diversity We share your commitment to diversity. Honorees: Frederick K. Brewington, Howard A. Glickstein, Robert B Catell . V . Elaine Gross, Sister Elizabeth A. Hill, Alice Chan William J. Jennings II, Christina H enry H olley Vargas Law, Deborah W. Post, Kenneth J. R Negrón-Gaines uth Pritchard, Marge Rogatz, Martin Schwartz, Suzy D. Sonenberg and Scott A. Williams David P owell H arendra V. S ingh These Long Islanders and this event represent our highest values as a community and I am proud to support them. 6800 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 109W, Syosset, NY 11791-4401 Telephone: (516) 921-4863, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Defender of Divers ity Defender of Diversity We are proud to support the Celebration of Suburban Diversity because we agree diversity and sustainability are everyone’s business Jane & Martin Schwartz
The Hofstra Diversity Task Force CongratulatesThe Celebration of Suburban Diversity Honorees Robert B. Catell Alice Chan Henry Holley Ruth Negrón-Gaines David Powell Harendra V. Singh
Defender of Diversity Thank you to Bayport FlowerHouses, Inc .
Defender of Diversity Hofstra University CongratulatesProfessor David Powell on receiving The Celebration of Suburban Diversity 2012 Award
The National Center for Suburban Studies wishes to thank our sponsors, volunteers and everyone else who has worked so hard to make this evening a Celebration of Suburban DiversityWe hope you enjoy the evening and make many new friends Lawrence C. Levy Executive Dean
Defender of Diversity Congratulations to this evening’s Celebration of Suburban Diversity honorees. Through their leadership they havemade Long Island a better place to live, learn and work. Leg. Wayne H. Wink Jr.