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 ...

Eberstadt Memorial Lecture: NSSR Sociologist Eiko Ikegami

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center (note new address) 63 Fifth Avenue, Room U100, New York, NY 10011   The New School for Social Research’s Annual Walter Eberstadt Memorial Lecture features Dr. Eiko Ikegami delivering a talk entitled: “Gods, Power, and Common Folks: City and Religion in Japan”. Dr. Eiko […]

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The Social Cost of Carbon

​This week’s Worldly Philosopher blog is a video clip with​ Anthony Bonen. ​ In the clip Anthony discusses how economic modeling can help policy makers seeking to mitigate climate change by translating carbon emissions into social and economic costs.  

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Graduating this term? Be sure to petition

In order to receive your degree, you must petition to graduate. Degrees are not conferred automatically. Students expecting to complete their studies in December 2014 must file a Graduation Petition with the University Registrar’s Office at 72 Fifth Ave, 4th floor.   The university cannot confer degrees or certificates for students who have not filed a […]

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Library Will Move from Arnhold Hall to List Center this Fall

On December 1, 2014, The New School Libraries and Archives are opening a beautiful new location on the 8th Floor of the List Center (6 E 16th St). The space will offer more study areas and bookable collaboration rooms, as well as the onsite Social Sciences and Humanities collection.  Here’s what you need to know: October […]

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GRADFACts is back after a hiatus

Today’s updates may be a little longer than usual. Due to some technical difficulties, we were on hiatus for about a month. Our emails usually come out twice a week with a summary of all posting since the last email. We apologize for the lengthy delay and message. If you can’t wait for the next […]

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Confronting Climate Change: Insights from the Nuclear Disarmament Movement

We want to let you know about our upcoming free public panel, “Facing Two Apocalyptic Threats: Nuclear Disaster and Climate Change” at The New School on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 6:00pm. In this event, Robert Jay Lifton (author of Witness to an Extreme Century) and Naomi Oreskes (author of The Collapse of Western Civilization: […]

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Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships in European Studies

The Application Period for the 2015 Fellowship Competition is open! The Council for European Studies (CES) invites eligible graduate students in the humanities to apply for the 2015 Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships in European Studies. Each fellowship includes a $25,000 stipend, paid in six (6) bi-monthly installments over the course of the fellowship year, as well as assistance […]

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Starr summer research travel grants.

The India China Institute offers six $3,000 grants for undergraduate or graduate students to support an independent study project, or to defray the cost of attending a New School program in India or China. The field visit has to be taken by the end of Summer 2015. The funds could be used towards expenses such as […]

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Emanuele Castano Will Speak at Institut Jean-Nicod

Emanuel Castano, Professor of Psychology and Director of Cognitive, Social & Developmental Psychology at The New School for Social Research will be featured this month in an event conjointly organized by Institut Nicod and LINGUAE team at the Institit Jean-Nicod in Paris. For more information about the upcoming lecture visit the Institut Nicod’s website.

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Somos OLA: Latin American Film Series

Hey NSSR!  We would like to invite you to come watch the movies we’ll be showing for this semesters’ Latin American Film Series. Join us for pizza and a movie! 79 5th Avenue Room 1618 6:00-8:00pm (every other Tuesday starting October 21st) Hope to see many of you there!  

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