New York Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand will participate in a special public Q-and-A session at 4:15 p.m. today in the Hall of Philosophy.
Gillibrand was sworn in as U.S. Senator in January 2009, filling the seat of the current Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. In November 2010, Gillibrand won election to the seat. Prior to her service in the Senate, Gillibrand served in the United States House of Representatives, representing New York’s 20th Congressional District, which spans 10 counties in upstate New York.