NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – A panel of experts is expected to discuss matters of citizenship and governance Friday during a Civics Symposium sponsored by the New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence.
The free event is open to the public and scheduled for 9 a.m. – noon at New Rochelle High School’s library, according to organizers, who said that teachers Debbie Minchin and Steve Goldberg will be presenting the symposium.
According to organizers, the symposium will feature a panel of guests, including New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, Councilman Jared Rice, Westchester Town Clerk Tim Idoni, Monroe College Professor Loral Hall Armstrong, Iona College Professor Alex Eodice and Associate Director of Economic Education at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Graham Long.
The event is expected to include a discussion of student papers on what President-elect Donald Trump should focus on during his first 100 days in office. According to organizers, students in the school’s AP Government and AP Macroeconomics classes will be in attendance.