Dr. Carl Van Horn Part of Panel at National Governors Association Winter Meeting

March 7, 2013
Dr. Carl Van Horn with Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour. Photo by Kathy Krepcio.

Dr. Carl Van Horn with Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour. Photo by Kathy Krepcio.

Dr. Carl Van Horn, director of the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development and professor at the Bloustein School, was recently part of a panel on state and business roles in disability employment at the winter meeting of the National Governors Association. Also appearing on the panel were Neill Christopher, Vice President of Acadia Windows and Doors; Judith Heumann, Special Advisor on Disability Rights for the U.S. State Department and also a member of the Heldrich Center’s National Advisory Board; and Joan McGovern, Vice President of JP Morgan Chase. The moderator was Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour. The panel was televised on C-SPAN. Video of the panel is available at:



Recent Posts

NJSPL – New Jersey Employment Concerns Revisited

As 2024 began with yet another surprisingly strong jobs report for the U.S. (353,000 jobs added in January and the unemployment rate steady at 3.7%), and with a full year’s worth of 2023 state-level employment data now available, it’s worth briefly revisiting some of...

New Research: The Traffic Calming Effect of Delineated Bicycle Lanes

Abstract We analyze the effect of a bicycle lane on traffic speeds. Computer vision techniques are used to detect and classify the speed and trajectory of over 9,000 motor-vehicles at an intersection that was part of a pilot demonstration in which a bicycle lane was...

Upcoming Events

Event Series CAREERS

Career Virtual Drop-ins


Bloustein Career Development Specialists Cheryl Egan and Andrea Garrido will be in a Zoom Room on Monday's beginning January 22, 2024 (excluding holidays and spring break) to answer questions, provide […]