ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: DEVASHREE GHOSH, ADVOCATE FOR CLEAN ENERGY & WASTE REDUCTION

Reposted from MilanoSchool.org. Devashree Ghosh earned her Master’s degree in Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management (EPSM) from the Milano School of International Affairs, Management and Urban Policy at The New School in Spring 2015. Before coming to The New School, this recent alum worked to reduce factory-related operating costs through energy efficiency and water conservation projects […]

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TEDC Brings #ClimateCitizen to SXSW Eco

  Reposted from the TEDC blog. This week, members of TEDC and The New School are in Austin, Texas for SXSW Eco, sharing ideas and learning about how other leaders, investors, innovators and designers are advancing toward environmental, social and economic change. Ana Baptista, Associate Director of the Tishman Environment and Design Center and Assistant […]

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Upcoming Event: Theory for the Anthropocene (10/23)

Friday, October 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang College 65 West 11th Street Room B500, New York, NY 10003 Roy Scranton, Stephanie Wakefield and McKenzie Wark will participate in a lecture on the Anthropocene. Our world is changing. Rising seas, spiking temperatures, and extreme weather imperil global infrastructure, crops, and […]

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Upcoming Event: The Urban Nature Symposium (10/17)

Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 11:00 am to 5:30 pm The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011         The Urban Nature Symposium, organized in collaboration with the Finnish Cultural Institute in New York (FCINY) and the Environmental Studies Program at […]

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Climate Justice! Call for student abstracts

The Federal Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice’s (IWG EJ) new “Educate, Motivate and Innovate (EMI) Climate Justice Initiative” Sub-Committee is reaching out to our next generation of young climate-justice leaders attending Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).  We are seeking student-developed climate justice projects to showcase during our Inaugural EMI Climate Justice Training Workshop as part […]

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Is Argentina Calling You?

This post comes from guest contributor and EPSM MS Candidate, Annel Cabrera. In it, she tells the story of her time in Argentina through the New School International Field Program (IFP) and encourages other students to consider taking the plunge themselves. She can be reached at cabra666@newschool.edu . On October 2nd, The New School IFP […]

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CitiesAlive 13th Annual Conference – Attend & Volunteer

Interested in healthy and more sustainable cities? Get involved in the green roof and living wall industry! All are invited to attend (and volunteer at) the upcoming CitiesAlive Green Roof + Wall Conference in New York City, October 5th – 8th. The Student Bursary Application is still open and twenty-five students will receive a complimentary student […]

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Be a part of the Corbin Hill Food Project

Reposted from NSPE Student Affairs.   Join other members of the New School community in becoming shareholders in the Corbin Hill Food Project, and receive fresh fruits and veggies once a week!   The Corbin Hill Food Project (CHFP), founded by Milano Professor of Management Dennis Derryck, connects farmers in the Finger Lakes Region of […]

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An Urban Ecologist Confronts Climate Change

Reposted from The New School News. For Timon McPhearson, the science couldn’t be clearer: More extreme weather events are on the horizon for New York City. The cause? Climate change. “New York City is going to be warmer, with more frequent and intense storm events, such as heat waves, hurricanes, and flooding,” McPhearson says, citing […]

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Mark Your Calendars! Fall Environmental Events

This semester features a constant stream of opportunities, on and off campus, for people passionate about environmental issues and solutions. Join us for some of today’s most crucial discussions and broaden your experience – and network – here at The New School. See our events listed below. First up: Next Thursday’s EPSM and TEDC Mixer […]

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