Small-town Sound, Big City Music

Anthony LaMarca never made it to his commencement ceremony. The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music alumni, singer-songwriter and musician graduated in 2009, but joined musician St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) as her drummer on tour the day after ... read more

From The New School Free Press to Rolling Stone

When an old boss asked Elisabeth Garber-Paul if she wanted to work at Rolling Stone magazine, she responded with maniacal laughter from disbelief and an enthusiastic yes. That’s how she recounts it, anyway. Not long after graduation, the Eugene Lang ... read more

Seeing Plants in Our Future

At a warehouse next to the bustling Williamsburg Bridge, a new city is growing. It’s not a typical metropolis—there are no businesses, no laws, not even the steady beat of human activity—but it is alive, a thriving system. Huy Bui’s ... read more