Comfort Ye… Concert to Benefit the Homeless

Tue, Dec 18 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space
Suggested Donation $40

Lauren Flanigan and stars from the Metropolitan Opera and the New York City Opera in a concert of aria and ensemble to raise money and awareness for New York’s Homeless. Lauren Flanigan and her friends generously give of their time for an evening of grand opera and fundraising. All proceeds go directly to The West Side Campaign Against Hunger, New York Cares and the Interfaith Assembly on Homelessness and Housing.

Thanks to Kathryn Salensky from the Network of Bar Leaders for letting us know about this wonderful event!

Read here for more information and to get tickets

2013 CUP Fellows Application Deadline


Dear CUP Members & Friends,   

Please note that the new deadline for the 2013 CUP Fellows Application is Monday, December 17, 2012 at 5:00pm.  Further details are below.

There is no greater experience than being a CUP Fellow!  

In addition to equipping professionals with the skills needed to lead with impact, the CUP Fellows Program provides participants with a lifelong springboard for prestigious opportunities such as appointments to high profile cultural institutions, policy commissions and more. By exposing CUP Fellows to public sector opportunities and cultivating their networks, the program is designed to equip participants with the skills, information and resources needed to manage their careers effectively and position themselves for leadership opportunities. 

Application and Selection Information:
All information about the application process can be found here

The application deadline for the 2013 CUP Fellows is Monday, December 17, 2012 at 5:00pm

Interviews of select candidates will be scheduled to take place between January 7, 2013 and January 25, 2013. 

The 2013 CUP Fellows will be announced on February 4, 2013.  Thank you! 

Alicia L. Young, Director of Programs, CUP Leadership Institute

The Hon. Denny Chin of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (and past president of AABANY) shared this video with us, the latest in the series “Pathways to the Bench” produced by the United States Courts. It traces his humble beginnings from Hong Kong to Hell’s Kitchen and ultimately to the Federal bench. Take a look. Feel free to share any comments here.