Below you will find links to press coverage of our programs and workshops.


” Museum Teacher Fellows Spotlight”— Capital Region Institute for Human Rights founder, Thea MacFawn, talks Holocaust and human rights education with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.


Students empowered to take on world’s social issues“, Liza Frenette, NYSUT United


“Union backed human rights program inspires teens“, NYSUT United

“Stand Up for someone’s rights: Dec. 10 is Human Rights Day”┬áLiza Frenette, NYSUT

“Students learning to soar with human rights”┬áLiza Frenette, NYSUT

“Students to raise money for Uganda school” North Colonie Central School District


“Students discuss international issues at local summit” CBS News Channel 6 video

At human rights summit, teens gear up to make change” Liza Frenette, NYSUT┬áCommunications

Spotlight – Human Rights Symposium-Spotlight News