Sponsored by The Dilenschneider Group, Dr. David Levinson will be the featured keynote speaker at the upcoming Civility in America: A Speakers Series on Tuesday, May 15th at 6:00 pm at the Stamford Ferguson Library. Following the program will be a light reception hosted by the Norwalk Community College Foundation.
Tuesday, May 15 6 pm -The Ferguson Library
Call 203-351-8231 for more information
or register online: www.fergusonlibrary.org
Dr. Levinson has been president of Norwalk
Community College (NCC) since August 2004. During
his presidency, NCC completed a successful capital
campaign for a new Science, Health and Wellness Center,
became an Achieving the Dream Leader College, and was
selected by MDC, Inc. as one of fifteen community colleges
nationwide to receive funding from the Bill and Melinda
Gates Foundation for a developmental education project.
Dr. Levinson is the general editor of Education
and Sociology: An Encyclopedia, published by
RoutledgeFalmer in 2002 and author of Community
Colleges: A Reference Handbook, published by ABCCLIO,
2005. His articles and reviews have appeared in The
American Prospect, the American Sociologist, Community College Journal of Research and Practice,
CommunityCollege Week,American Journal of Sociology, andContemporary Sociology. He has given
numerous presentations on educational issues at the annual meetings of the American Association of
Community Colleges, American Council on Education, American Educational Research Association,
American Sociological Association, League for Innovation in the Community College, and Society for
the Study of Social Problems.
The recipient of a Distinguished Teaching Award from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst,
Dr. Levinson has also taught at: BergenCommunityCollege; MerrimackCollege; NorwalkCommunity
College; Sacred Heart University, Teachers College, Columbia University; and Tufts University.