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Interview with Nathaniel Loewentheil, exiting director of the Roosevelt Institute Campus Network






By Nathan Maton 

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I recently
interviewed Nathaniel Loewentheil (NL, pictured left) about the Roosevelt
Institute, a student run policy organization he founded that now has over 7,000
students on 70 campuses. I think it represents a unique kind of social
entrepreneurship, a type of which we have not heard much about in the NYU
Reynolds Program-policy entrepreneurship. The Roosevelt Institute started as a
national student-run think tank to inject young people’s voices into the
national policy debate and brought it to DC, where they have earned a place at
the table on many progressive issues. I hope you enjoy the interview.

 

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