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NYMC Hosts Fourth Annual Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders

NYMC was pleased to host the Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center's Fourth Annual Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders on campus on November 8, 13 and 15.

November 19, 2018
Dr. Halperin Speaks at Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders
Dr. Halperin Speaks at Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders

Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer, welcomed the youngsters to campus. A highlight of the event was a special presentation by Sheila Arnold, chief executive officer and lead performer of History's Alive!, who portrayed Betsy Costner, a 19th century slave who was freed after the Civil War.