Eugene Lang College Awarded $800,000 Grant from Mellon Foundation for Curricular Innovation

The Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School has received an $800,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a continuing initiative to strengthen diversity and civic engagement in the arts and humanities over the next two years.

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Parsons Partners With Alpi To Design Temporary Structure Using Reconstituted Wood

This spring, students from Parsons School of Design in partnership with ALPI, the world leader in the manufacture of decorative wooden surfaces, have designed and fabricated a single, full-scale, interior environment using ALPI reconstituted wood.

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Parsons Students Design “Wasteless” Products Using Poltrona Frau Scrap Leather

Using scrap leather from Poltrona Frau, the world’s leading producer of luxury home furnishings, students from The New School’s Parsons School of Design have created home furnishing concepts that will be presented at an exhibition during NYCxDESIGN.

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Parsons Festival 2015 Celebrates Next Generation of Art and Design Leaders

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents its fifth annual Parsons Festival, an array of exhibitions, presentations, installations, workshops, symposia, gallery openings and performances that celebrate the next generation of artists and designers working in a range of disciplines.

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bell hooks and First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray To Talk Critical Thinking At The New School

The New School is pleased to welcome author, activist and feminist bell hooks and Chirlane McCray, first lady of New York City and chair of the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, in a conversation about critical thinking and healing in contemporary society.

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Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Foundation, Haitian Artisan Paula Coles and The New School’s Parsons School of Design Bolsters Haiti’s Artisan Community through Design, Organization, Training (DOT) Center

The Urban Zen Foundation, founded by fashion designer Donna Karan, along with Haitian artisan and businesswoman Paula Coles and The New School’s Parsons School of Design, announce the creation of The DOT center (Design, Organization and Training), a new artisan vocational training center in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The launch of the Center is a significant part of Karan’s commitment […]

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The New School’s Mannes School Of Music And Parsons School Of Design Co-present The Nyc Premiere Of Jonathan Dove Opera Flight, May 9 & 10

The New School’s Mannes School of Music and Parsons School of Design co-present the New York City premiere of Flight, by composer Jonathan Dove. Music students from Mannes Opera and Mannes Orchestra will perform the three-act opera, in a fully-staged production featuring costume and set design by students from Parsons, The New School’s world-renowned art […]

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Sanctions and Divestments Conference at The New School

The Center for Public Scholarship presents the 33rd Social Research conference, dedicated to exploring the ways in which sanctions and divestments have been used to influence the policies of governments regarding important issues like nuclear disarmament, climate change, and human rights.

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Glenn Ligon Unveils Important New Installation at The New School

The New School hosts an opening reception and celebration of the unveiling of Glenn Ligon’s “For Comrades and Lovers,” a striking, site-specific installation for the university.

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Design Intelligence Conference At The New School

Parsons School of Design at The New School hosts the second annual Design Intelligence Conference at the New School and will feature a lineup of industry leading design professionals and innovators. This event is open to both New School students and the greater design community and will explore the question What Can Design Intelligence Do? In addition to keynote addresses, […]

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