General

The Schuyler Sisters and Their Circle

On July 23rd, members of the Schuyler Center family attended the special opening day reception for The Schuyler Sisters and Their Circle exhibit at the Albany Institute of History and Art. The exhibit, which runs through December 29th, features many artifacts from the Schuyler family history, including clothing, personal letters written by Phillip Schuyler and…
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General

Louisa Lee Schuyler and Her Legacy

This post was written by Schuyler Center's 2019 summer intern, Kathryn Delehanty, after a deep dive into the New York State Archives. Louisa Lee Schuyler, founder of the Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy, (SCAA), was born to Eliza Hamilton Schuyler and George Lee Schuyler in 1837. The Schuylers were a prominent family--Eliza Hamilton Schuyler,…
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General

Hamilton fever is coming to Albany!

We at Schuyler Center are so excited for the myriad of events happening in Albany next month featuring Alexander Hamilton and the Schuyler family! Here's a quick overview: Saratoga National Historical Park - Schuyler House Season: Saturday, May 25th 2019 through Sunday, October 6th 2019 Hours: 10am - 4pm, Wednesday - Sunday This estate was the…
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News

Our own Dede Hill on WCNY’s Connect NY

WCNY Connect NY:  Dede Hill, Schuyler Center’s Director of Policy, along with a team of experts (and our close partners), Jasmine Gripper of the Alliance for Quality Education, Dr. Jeff Kaczorowski of The Children’s Agenda, and Kalin Scott of Helgerson Solutions Group, talk with Susan Arbetter about the critical importance of effective public policy supporting…
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Child Welfare

Recognizing National Foster Care Month

During the month of May, New York and the nation recognized National Foster Care Month – a time to recognize the lives, work, and experiences of foster families and young people who’ve spent time in foster care. We recognize the dedication of our foster families, who commit to caring for children who enter care. We…
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Child Welfare

Schuyler Center Featured on the New York Daily News

At a time when New York’s economy seems to be thriving, many working families are still struggling to make ends meet. At Schuyler Center, we fight daily for policies that enable families to reduce poverty and achieve economic security, and are thrilled to see our work highlighted by the New York Daily News. On Thursday,…
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Health

Mention the Mouth

Bridget Walsh, Senior Policy Analyst at Schuyler Center, is recognized as a national leader in oral health. Bridget, at Schuyler Center for 20 years, is responsible for much of our health and public health success. On June 8th in Buffalo, Bridget and Schuyler Center are being recognized by the NYS Dental Foundation with their Foundations…
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