“New York’s Constitution: Sometimes It’s Just a Suggestion”
State Capitol Correspondent and News & Public Affairs Director, WCNY
Date: Tuesday, September, 17
Place: Alumni Heritage Lounge, College of Law
A reception will follow the lecture at 5:00pm.
Susan Arbetter is an award-winning broadcast journalist. She was creator and host of the radio program Roundtable Show and of the television program New York Now. Currently, Arbetter hosts and produces The Capitol Pressroom, a daily WNCY radio show broadcast from the State Capitol in Albany. The Capitol Pressroom features interviews with newsmakers as well as reports by journalists from The New York Times, Newsday, The Albany Times Union, Gannett News Service, and the Associated Press. Arbetter also hosts The Capitol Report, a television news show covering the New York State legislature and statewide government. The Capitol Pressroom and The Capitol Report are carried by stations throughout New York.
The institute sponsors lectures, conferences, and symposia designed to foster discussion and debate between scholars, policymakers, sitting judges, and working journalists. IJPM currently supports thirteen Faculty and Research Fellows from the College of Law, the Maxwell School, and the Newhouse School whose research and publications are relevant to the various intersections of law, politics, and the media.