Wednesday, March 20: PTA Meeting in Queens

Join Us for a PTA Meeting in Queens! Dr. Tracy A. Dennis-Tiwary will discuss how to talk to kids about anxiety and help tweens and teens cope with their anxiety. She will address the role of digital technology and social media in teen anxiety.

Wednesday, March 20th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
42-35 Main Street, Flushing, Queens 11355

A bus will depart from HCHS at 5:30pm. Please email to reserve a spot.  

6:00 - 7:00pm - Refreshments served
**Tickets for our annual auction - An Evening in Paris - will be on sale at special discount prices!** 

6:30 - 7:00pm - The PTA Annual Fund. Join us for an update on the many ways your PTA is supporting Hunter students and how you can help. 

7:00-8:30 pm - What is Anxiety, and When Does it Become a Disorder? 

Dr. Dennis-Tiwary is Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at The City University of New York. She is currently conducting an NIH-funded study of teen anxiety at Hunter College, examining the link between anxiety symptoms and brain networks. She has translated two decades of her research on stress and anxiety into the development of the stress-reduction app Personal Zen, and has been featured in media outlets such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CBS, CNN, NPR, The Today Show, and Bloomberg Television. You can read more about her work at

8:40 pm - The bus departs with those returning to HCHS.

We look forward to seeing you in Queens!