BC gets YWCA’s archives, Student President David Rosenberg, Speaker Alberta Waingort

Brooklyn historian told this blog that the he introduced Borough President Marty Markowitz at the

the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) Tuesday night. some of the archives go back to the late 1800’s. The YWCA for 125 years, the mission of Brooklyn’s YWCA has been empowering women and eliminating racism. In 1943 on why the YWCA in Brooklyn became the first in the nation to desegregate. A lot of preservation work is needed and to fund raise $50,000.

Brooklyn College will permanently house them, and a rotating archival collection will be on display at the YWCA.

NY1 video at http://brooklyn.ny1.com/content/news/189299/brooklyn-s-ywca-builds-archive-collection-to-preserve-its-storied-history

Student President David Rosenberg wants to reform the election rules. Alberta Waingort is the new CLAS Assembly
Speaker.

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