Politics wins postdocs & fellowships in France & Germany

Congratulations politics! Professor Nancy Fraser, who holds appointments at several academic institutions in Europe, has helped to secure a number of fellowships and dissertation grants ...

WE ACT for Environmental Justice hosting a Healthy and Affordable Homes Summit

WE ACT for Environmental Justice will be hosting a healthy and affordable Homes Summit at The New School on November 22nd and 23rd (Friday and Saturday). The goal of the conference is to provide a forum for scientists, policy advocates, government agencies, community based organizations, residents, tenants and people with health conditions related to poor indoor environmental conditions to: Discuss […]

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TRIPLE CONSCIOUSNESS – Black Feminism(s) in the Time of Now

TRIPLE CONSCIOUSNESS: Black Feminism(s) in the Time of Now MAPP International Productions and 651 Arts in association with the Brooklyn Museum present Triple Consciousness: Black Feminism(s) in the Time of Now, a program in three parts: October 18; November 8; and November 15 at 2pm at the Brooklyn Museum. This three-part series, curated by renowned cultural […]

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Humanity in Action Fellowship – Call for Applications

Humanity in Action invites applications from talented college students and recent graduates who are intellectually gifted, mature, independent and passionate about social justice and human rights. Current sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduates from the undergraduate classes of 2013 and 2014 are eligible to apply. For the past 15 years, the Humanity in Action Fellowship has […]

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Understanding Media Studies: “Media Advocacy for Humanitarian Disarmament: From Landmines to Killer Robots”

Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:00 pm to 7:50 pm John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center (note new address) 63 Fifth Avenue, Room U100, New York, NY 10011 Join the School of Media Studies for a discussion with Mary Wareham, Jody Williams, and Peter Asaro. Chaired by Dr. Peter Asaro, this panel discussion by Nobel Peace Laureate Ms. Jody Williams […]

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Upcoming Events for SOMOS OLA

SOMOS OLA is a Latin American interest group which engages with students at The New School about issues related to Latin America including Culture, History, Literature, Film, Politics and Current Events.   SOMOS OLA HAPPY HOUR Date:  Thursday, 10/16/2014 Time:  5:30pm-8pm Room:  Hirshon Suite Social event/mixer to engage with students who are interested in Latin American culture, politics, history […]

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The Affordable Care Act – Transforming Health Systems for AAPI Communities

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, The New York Regional Interagency Working Group of the, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, in partnership with The NYU Center for the Study of Asian American Health, invite you to a day focused on Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) Communities. Date: Wednesday, October 29, […]

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GIDEST and ISCI Programs Discussed in NEW_S

The new programs at NSSR, The Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography, and Social Thought (GIDEST) and The Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI), were profiled at NEW_S. About the new programs Dean Milberg is quoted as saying: “All of the new centers formed at NSSR over the past two years—GIDEST, ICSI, the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, the […]

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The Ferguson Syllabus Series

The Ferguson Syllabus Series is a four-session student-facilitated workshop investigating the systemic causes and conditions of the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri. Each session will be dedicated to discussing two of the eight key readings outlined in Niki Lisa Cole’s Ferguson Syllabus, created to “help interested readers understand the social and historical context surrounding the events in Ferguson, […]

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SCEPA Event with Thomas Picketty Appears on Brad DeLong’s Must Watch List

Acclaimed economist Thomas Picketty  spoke at The New School at the invitation of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA) on October 7th. The sold-out event appeared at the top of economist Brad DeLong’s Must Watch list. If you missed the discussion you can still watch it at The New School’s official Livestream page. For future […]

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Centre for Media and Celebrity Call for Papers

Call for Papers: In higher education, media studies bring critical awareness of representations and reproductions of popular personas, artefacts, processes, and practices in social, economic, and political contexts. From the perspective of cultural studies, critical discourse analysis of media productions enables scholars to go beyond observing aesthetic aspects and to understand social underpinnings of cultural productions. […]

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