Commission's Quarterly Newsletter
2003 Spring Edition
Grants and Honors
Colleges Honor Commissioner:
Commissioner Gatling delivered this year's John Jay College of Criminal
Justice 17th Annual Lloyd G. Sealy Lecture; her topic was "The
Role of Law Enforcement Professionals/Police In Protecting and Promoting
Human Rights." She also delivered Brooklyn College's Annual
Samuel Konefsky Memorial Lecture speaking about "Incarceration
- A Temporary Solution: The Formerly Incarcerated Return Home."
CCHR Staten Island Community Service Center co-Deputy Director Roy
Pingel, was recognized by the Cypress Hills LDC for his work in the
CCHR is one of ten recipients nationwide awarded a $29,600 grant
to mediate cases filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Also, EEOC awarded CCHR a 40% increase on its work-share agreement.
Queens Field Office:
Queens Borough President Helen Marshall recognized CCHR's Queens
Community Service Center for their work in providing support and
assistance to the Queens housing community.