News

Learn more about the work of Carnegie Corporation of New York, our grantees and partners. The News section offers an array of informative sources including foundation press releases, news stories mentioning the work of Carnegie Corporation or our grantees, and other information about our grantees, including reports and announcements.

Press Release

July 2, 2014

Great Immigrants—the Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong

Carnegie Corporation of New York, founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1911, salutes naturalized citizens with public service ad and tribute website Learn More

June 19, 2014

CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK BOARD APPROVES 39 GRANTS TOTALING $20,017,000

At its quarterly meeting held in New York City on June 12, Carnegie Corporation of New York's Board of Trustees approved grants totaling $20,017,000. Brief descriptions of each Board-approved grant... Learn More

April 4, 2014

RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE IN LITERATURE

ALA ANNOUNCES SIX FINALISTS FOR ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALS Learn More

In the News

August 20, 2014

Rebuilding U.S.–Russia Relations

The growing rift between the U.S. and Russia is a concern throughout the foreign policy community. Carnegie Corporation of New York, long committed to improving U.S.-Russia relations, has invited top... Learn More

August 7, 2014

Carnegie Corporation Moves Offices

Carnegie Corporation of New York is moving into new offices on Monday, August 11. PLEASE NOTE that you will not be able to reach the Corporation by phone or by email from 5:00 p.m. on Thursday,... Learn More

July 23, 2014

Terrorist threat remains high 10 years after 9/11 Commission report

The Bipartisan Policy Center and the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania convened former 9/11 Commission Chairman Tom Kean, former Vice Chairman Lee Hamilton, and other... Learn More

Grantee News

August 25, 2014

Higher Education and Diversity in South Africa

Two decades after the advent of democracy in South Africa, a review of initiatives designed to promote equity and transformation in three universities in that country highlights the importance of... Learn More

August 14, 2014

Phillip Griffiths Awarded Chern Medal

The Chern Medal, one of the world’s most prestigious prizes for outstanding achievement in the field of mathematics, has been awarded to renowned scholar and longtime Carnegie associate Phillip A.... Learn More

July 31, 2014

Nearly 7-in-10 Americans See Unaccompanied Children at Border as Refugees, Not Illegal Immigrants

A New York Times article cited a recent poll, by Public Religion Research Institute, a nonpartisan organization that conducts research on religious values in public life and supported by Carnegie... Learn More