Events for Friday, November 14, 2008

8 a.m. Bernard Schwartz, James K. Galbraith and Joseph Stiglitz to speak at conference on “The Financial Crisis, the U.S. Economy, and International Security in the New Administration” in the Theresa Lang Student Center, room I202, 55 West 13th Street.

8:30 a.m. Serrafix Corporation President Douglas Foy to speak with State Department of Transportation Commissioner Astrid Glynn at a conference called: “Making the Connection: Transit Oriented Development – A Blueprint for Success,” hosted by N.Y.U. Wagner Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management. At the Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, University’s Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South.

9 a.m. Street artists hold rally to protest legislation making it harder for people to sell art on the street. Outside City Hall.

10 a.m. New York City Health Department to host web forum on World Diabetes Day live, online.

11 a.m. City Councilman David Weprin hosts honors reception for Virginia Tech massacre victim Dr. Liviu Librescu in the Red Room at City Hall.

12:30 p.m. A forum on immigration raids in Postville, Iowa at New York Law School, 47 Worth Street.

LONG ISLAND

9 a.m. Briarcliffe College hosts the Future Business Leaders of America Club Business Competition, 225 West Main Street, in the Great Room, Patchogue.

10:30 a.m. New York State Division of Human Rights Commissioner Galen Kirkland and Village of Patchogue Mayor Paul Pontieri hold community forum regarding the killing of Marcelo Lucero at Temple Beth El, 45 Oak Street, in Patchogue.

Events for Friday, November 14, 2008