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Emails between CUNY and Paul Krugman

J.K. Trotter made this request to CUNY — Graduate Center of New York City.

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J.K. Trotter 02/28/2014

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

All correspondence, written or electronic, dated between January 1 2013 and February 28 2014, exchanged between Paul Krugman of Princeton University and all administrators and/or faculty at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

Records requested include correspondence, dated between January 1 2013 and February 28 2014, among Graduate Center administrators and faculty pertaining to Krugman’s hiring and appointment to the Graduate Center as a professor.

Records requested include any documents, such as an official offer letter, indicating Krugman’s annual salary and/or benefits, as well as any conditions of employment.

Records requested include all emails, dated between January 1 2013 and February 28 2014, exchanged between Janet C. Gornick and Paul Krugman.

In order to have this request fulfilled in a timely matter, I am willing to limit my request to clearly releasable portions of the requested documents. I reserve the right, however, to submit a new request if I am not satisfied with your response.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

J.K. Trotter

CUNY — Graduate Center 03/11/2014

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

MuckRock.com 03/15/2014

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 6, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

MuckRock.com 03/30/2014

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 6, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

Schoengood, Matthew 03/31/2014

Mr Trotter,

The attached was mailed to you via the US Postal Service on March 11, 2014.

Matthew Schoengood

Your message is ready to be sent with the following file or link attachments:

S7301.00-KM14033110480.pdf

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J.K. Trotter 04/01/2014

Hi Mr. Schoengood,

Thank you for the update. I will look out for your response on April 9.

J.K. Trotter

CUNY — Graduate Center 04/09/2014

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

CUNY — Graduate Center 04/09/2014

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

J.K. Trotter 04/09/2014

Hi Mr. Schoengood,

I just wanted to follow up about the records I requested about Paul Krugman. In earlier correspondence you said you would have the records prepared by today, April 9.

Is that still the case? If not, please do let me know when you anticipate being able to release the requested records.

Thanks,

J.K. Trotter

Schoengood, Matthew 04/09/2014

Mr. Trotter,

The materials were sent this morning via US Postal Service overnight mail. You should have it tomorrow.

Matthew Schoengood

Matthew Schoengood
Vice President for Student Affairs
CUNY-Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10016
(P) 212-817-7400
(F) 212-817-1621

J.K. Trotter 04/09/2014

Hi Mr. Schoengood,

Thank you very much for the update, I will look out for the materials tomorrow.

J.K. Trotter

Schoengood, Matthew 04/22/2014

Dear Mr. Trotter:

This is to acknowledge receipt of your email dated April 16, 2014 regarding documents you are seeking under the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL). In your email you requested the following:

Copies of three photographs sent by Paul Krugman to Jane Trombley in an email dated February 27, 2014.

We will search for the requested materials and, in accordance with Public Officers Law Section 89(3)(a), will notify you on or about May 19, 2104 whether your request will be granted in whole or in part or denied.

Sincerely,

Matthew Schoengood
Records Officer
Vice President for Student Affairs

Matthew Schoengood
Vice President for Student Affairs
CUNY-Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10016
(P) 212-817-7400
(F) 212-817-1621

J.K. Trotter 04/22/2014

Hi Mr. Schoengood,

Thank you for the update.

J.K. Trotter