CUNY Chancellor Matthew Goldstein presents New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver with the CUNY Educational
Leadership Award, citing his longstanding support for quality public higher education and exemplary leadership in obtaining funding to
rebuild Fiterman Hall at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, which was irreparably damaged on September 11th, 2001. The
award presentation took place on Sunday, January 11th, 2009 at a CUNY College Information Fair held at Seward Park Educational
Campus on Manhattan’s Lower East Side and co-sponsored by Speaker Silver.