01
FEB
2017

HRT Chairperson Rosemonde Pierre-Louis Joins NYU’s McSilver Institute

Rosemonde Pierre-Louis, co-founder and chairperson of The Haitian Roundtable, has been appointed Deputy Director of Administration and External Affairs at NYU’s McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research. Source: NYU McSliver Institute
19
DEC
2016

Why NGOs Fail in Haiti

Vladimir Duthiers, a CBS News correspondent and a 2016 inductee into The Haitian Roundtable’s 1804 List, has been one of the most insightful U.S. television reporters on Haiti. Fluent in French as well as Creole, Duthiers drew international attention for his nuanced coverage of...
15
NOV
2016

Haitian Roundtable Inducts New Class of 1804 List

In a time of change and uncertainty, one thing was certainly clear on Saturday, Nov. 12; Haitians are everywhere and they are doing just about everything. The Haitian Roundtable hosted their fourth annual 1804 List Ceremony and Reception where they recognized 25 Changemakers in a...
24
AUG
2016

Opinion: Only Haitians can save Haiti

HRT Board Member Joel Dreyfuss struck a chord with this column in the Washington Post. Source: wpo.st/T3tw1
13
APR
2016

Basquiat’s Rising Status

A self-portrait by artist Jean-Michel Basquiat could sell for as much as $40 million in an upcoming auction, according to Christies, which has included “Untitled, 1982” in the lineup for its May 10 sale of contemporary and post-war art. The eye-popping estimate would make it the...
28
JAN
2016

Kreyol Connection Networking Reception Celebrating Haitian Independence and Heritage

Source: Challenges News The theme of the Jan. 28 Haitian Roundtable (HRT) event, which was held at Caribbean BK9 Restaurant and Bar in Brooklyn, NYC, was Haiti’s Independence Day (Jan. 1). Two months after his defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte’s colonial forces, Jean-Jacques...
21
DEC
2015

Haitian-American and HRT Board Alum Chris Michel Named Chief Diversity Officer of the Nation’s Oldest and Largest Private Bank

The nation’s oldest and largest private bank, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., is showing their commitment to boosting diversity with the hiring of its first diversity officer. On Dec. 16, the company announced the appointment of Chris Michel to Head of Diversity and Inclusion...
18
DEC
2015

Dayanne Danier, Designer and HRT Member, interviewed by Kreyolicious

Dayanne Danier, a ,member of the Haitian Roundtable talks with the web site Kreyolicious about her dual career as a designer an philanthropist. Read the interview.
04
NOV
2015

Attorney Dweynie Paul First Haitian-American Elected to NYC Civil Court

Attorney Dweynie Esther Paul has become the first Haitian-American elected a judge on the New York City Civil Court. She joins an impressive team of elected Haitian-Americans in the New York Metro area, including New York State Assemblywomen Rodneyse Bichotte and Kimberly...
25
JUN
2015

Haitian Roundtable Joins New York Mayor in Condemning Dominican Expulsions

Members of the Haitian Roundtable (HRT) have joined New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio in condemning the threatened expulsion of thousands of Haitians and Dominicans of Haitian origin from the Dominican Republic. The possibility of a forced exodus has emerged since a deadline...