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Winter 2017 Academic Job Search Workshop | Tues., Jan 24-Wed., Jan 25

WINTER 2017 Academic Job Search Workshop Series This two-workshop series will help you understand the general time frame, learn about the different types of academic institutions and implications for structuring your search, the documents you may be expected to submit, strategies for finding and reading job adverts, help understand the interviewing (conference, Skype, and campus) […]

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Intensive Summer Courses in Budapest: Applications due 2/14

Apply for Intensive Summer Courses in Budapest CEU offers high-level, research-oriented, interdisciplinary academic one- and two-week courses in June-July 2017 in Budapest. Courses in the social sciences and humanities as well as workshops on policy issues for professional development are taught by internationally renowned scholars and policy experts. Financial aid is available for most courses. […]

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Veterans Grad School Virtual Fair: Feb. 16th

See the flier below for details about a Veterans Grad School Virtual Fair taking place on February 16th.  

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January 21st | Women’s March On Washington

The Office of Student Development and Activities is trying to gauge if there are enough interested students to charter a bus to Washington, D.C. on January 21, 2017. If this would be of interest to you, please email studev@newschool.edu with “Million Woman March” in the subject line.

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Reminder: Teaching Fellowship Applications Due December 1st

Applications for 2017-2018 Teaching Fellowships are due December 1st by 11:59 p.m. Applications are available at https://careers.newschool.edu/postings/13728 Details about all available Teaching Fellowships can be downloaded here (pdf) Working under the supervision of the chairs of the departments or programs in which they teach, Teaching Fellows are the instructors of record for their courses, and assume […]

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Petition to Make The New School A Sanctuary Campus

In the light of the election, students at The New School have begun a petition to make The New School a sanctuary campus for undocumented students. The petition urges the school to protect undocumented students by restricting access that ICE has on campus and expanding scholarship programs for undocumented students to allow them to continue to […]

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Institute for Constitutional History – New Spring Seminar

Democratic Constitutionalism PROGRAM CONTENT The seminar will explore the relationship between judicial review and constitutional interpretation outside the courts. It will study how those in Congress and the Executive Branch, as well as citizens in political parties and social movements, make claims on the Constitution. Using case histories involving civil rights, gun rights, abortion, same-sex […]

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MA Assembly Follow-Up

In late October, the dean hosted the first-ever MA Assembly. We welcomed students from NSSR departments to the informal information session which focused on career development, academic resources, and strategies for success. Here is a handout which captures much of what was presented: MA Assembly Handout (pdf) We are hoping to plan another assembly in the Spring. […]

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10/28 – The American Slave Coast: Live

Fri, Oct 28 | 8pm The American Slave Coast The world premiere of a special live event with readings, commentary, and music based on Ned and Constance Sublette’s powerful new book The American Slave Coast: A History of the Slave- Breeding Industry, winner of the 2016 American Book Award. Featuring Jonathan Demme, Nona Hendryx, Carl Hancock Rux, Kandia Crazy Horse, Lezlie Harrison, and others. With Donald Harrison and […]

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Mountains & Sacred Landscapes Extended Submission Deadline: Oct 10

Mountains and Sacred Landscapes: An International Conference of the International Society for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture April 20 – 23, 2017 The New School, New York City * Extended Submission Deadline: Oct 10, 2016 5pm EST * Co-sponsored and hosted by: India China Institute, The New School In partnership with: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development […]

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