2014 Parsons Thesis Work

Many students exhaust their energy and talents attempting to integrate years of education into one final product, only to have it filed away after commencement. Fortunately for alums of Parsons The New School for Design, that’s not an issue. Last ... read more

Parsons-Designed Bins Collect More Than Trash

When it comes to garbage, the phrase “award winning” probably doesn’t spring to mind. For Anthony Deen, however, it just may. Deen is a graduate of Parsons’ Master of Architecture program and an instructor at the School of Art, Media, and ... read more

Bringing Opera to the Masses

For those familiar with New York City, a loft in Brooklyn may not be the stereotypical performance space to find world-class singers and musicians performing operatic masterpieces like Don Giovanni and Bohème, but then again, this city is brimming with ... read more

Rock & Roll and a Philosopher’s Soul

Who knew that Bruce Springsteen was so interested in philosophy? He was recently photographed in the Netherlands reading a book studying the lives of 12 famous philosophers, with a furrowed brow and pencil in hand. This wasn’t just any book, ... read more

East Meets West: Parsons Shanghai Opens

Pack your bags, New Schoolers, we’re heading east. On June 18, The New School officially opened a new satellite campus located in the heart of a leading global center—Shanghai. Sure to be a coveted educational hub for students looking to ... read more