The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Barbara Raab

  1. Senior Adviser to the Dean

Barbara Raab returned to the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in July 2017 to work with Dean Sarah Bartlett, primarily on the school’s growing grants portfolio and expanding Foundation activities.

 From 2014 through mid-2017, she was the journalism program officer at the Ford Foundation, and before that, she worked at NBC News for 20 years in a variety of senior roles. 

 From 2008-2014, Barbara was an adjunct professor at the CUNY J-School for broadcast and interactive classes, as well as a coach and career adviser.

 Barbara has a J.D. from NYU School of Law and a B.A. in American Studies from Brown University.