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This edition: College Enrollment and the City's Future

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 24, 2012.

First aired: August 22, 2012.

Guest: John Liu, NYC Comptroller. Plus: Jay Hershenson, Vice Chancellor, City University of New York.

New York City Comptroller John Liu to discuss his "Beyond High School" Initiative and why he believes that the City's long-term economic stability and prosperity is linked to increasing the percentages of New Yorkers with higher education. He outlines plans for insuring college-ready high school graduates who can obtain college degrees. Jim Carney talks to Jay Hershenson, CUNY Senior Vice Chancellor for University Relations to discuss how CUNY collaborates with the DOE to prepare high school students for college admission along with programs to help them succeed once there.

Guest List

Jay Hershenson Sr. Vice Chancellor, University Relations/CUNY

John C. Liu New York City Comptroller