New Schoolers Take Over the #EmptyMet

While most people were heading to work or school Friday morning, a few New School students were making their way toward a destination that just an hour later would be overflowing with tourists. Gathering one block away from the grand ... read more

Parsons Tackles the Classic Tee with Threadless

A version of this post originally appeared on Threadless. Project Runway may have made The New School’s Parsons School of Design a household name, yet anyone in design has always been familiar with the institution’s renown: Highly acclaimed and often ... read more

Parsons Announces New Dean of Fashion

Sustainability and social responsibility are key components of Parsons’ mission. And now, the groundbreaking design school has a new leader to help carry it out. Burak Cakmak was recently named the new dean of fashion at Parsons School of Design, ... read more

Saving the Environment, Stitch by Stitch

Before a packed house at The New School’s University Center last Thursday, Simon Collins summed up the School of Fashion’s M.O.: “You can’t get through Parsons without knowing about sustainability.” Collins made his remarks at “Why Sustainable Fashion is Smart ... read more