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

April 4, 2014

RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE IN LITERATURE

ALA ANNOUNCES SIX FINALISTS FOR ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALS Learn More

March 25, 2014

LaVerne Evans Srinivasan named Program Director for Teaching and Human Capital Management at Carnegie Corporation

LaVerne Evans Srinivasan, an expert on employing talent strategies to strengthen urban education, has joined Carnegie Corporation of New York as Program Director for Teaching and Human Capital... Learn More

March 25, 2014

CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK BOARD APPROVES 37 GRANTS TOTALING $19,619,800

At its quarterly meeting held in New York City on March 6, Carnegie Corporation of New York's Board of Trustees approved 37 grants totaling $19,619,800. Brief descriptions of each Board-approved... Learn More

In the News

April 1, 2014

A Strategic Response to the Ukraine Crisis

A recently published article by Carnegie Corporation grantee and expert on US-Russia relations, Edward W. Walker, offers a carrot-and-stick approach to dealing with Moscow. Learn More

January 22, 2014

The Crisis of Inequality and the Challenge for American Education

The best strategies for improving the lives of low-income students are the subject of a new book called Restoring Opportunity. The volume provides “detailed portraits of proven initiatives that are... Learn More

December 9, 2013

In Memoriam: Madiba and Foundations

By Tade Akin Aina, Program Director, Higher Education and Libraries in Africa, Carnegie Corporation of New York Among the many qualities of Nelson Mandela (Madiba) was his deep sense of friendship,... Learn More

Grantee News

April 11, 2014

Career Technical Education (CTE)

“It’s a myth that Career Technical Education (CTE) meets the needs of low performing kids from low performing schools,” writes JoEllen Lynch, the Executive Director of Springpoint, a Carnegie... Learn More

April 10, 2014

Report on Deportations and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

The number of noncitizens deported after being convicted of serious crimes dropped substantially over the last four years despite a massive government surveillance program aimed at removing them from... Learn More

April 7, 2014

Teaching and Learning Conference: Knowledge Meets Inspiration

“I need to stay inspired and encouraged and find out what's going on, then take it back and share with my district.” As described by a teacher trainer from Florida, leadership and collaboration were... Learn More