New Report Supports Minimum Pay for App-based Drivers in New York City

App-based ride-hailing companies have grown rapidly in New York City and across the U.S. over the past five years, yet the full-time New York City drivers who provide 80 percent of the rides are struggling just to get by.

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Mannes School of Music Announces the Appointment of New Managing Artistic Director of the Mannes Opera

Emma Griffin joins Mannes from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, and will oversee all aspects of the renowned Mannes Opera

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Parsons School of Design and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Debut Full Collection of Redesigned Orchestral Garments

Created in collaboration with Under Armour, Uniqlo, and Eileen Fisher, the new garments will be unveiled on June 8th at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and June 9th at The Music Center at Strathmore.

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The Platform Cooperativism Consortium (PCC) at The New School Receives $1,000,000 Google.org Grant

The Google.org foundation grant will support the development of cooperatives in the digital economy.

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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 21:  (L-R) Honorees Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri, Solange Knowles and Founder and CEO of Farfetch Jose Neves attend the 70th Annual Parsons Benefit on May 21, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for The New School)

The 70th Annual Parsons Benefit Raises $2.26 Million for Student Scholarships at The New School

Parsons honored Solange as a pioneering figure in fashion, creativity, and innovation. Gucci and Farfetch announced student scholarships during the annual event.

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The New School Honors Glenn Ligon, Hilton Als, Camilo José Vergara, Nancy Lublin, and Michael Gellert With Honorary Degrees at 82nd Commencement Exercises

The New School celebrated its 2018 graduating class and honored preeminent multimedia artist Glenn Ligon, Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Hilton Als, photographer and documentarian Camilo José Vergara, social entrepreneur and Crisis Text Line CEO Nancy Lublin; and philanthropist, Windcrest Partners co-founder, and longtime New School Trustee Michael Gellert with honorary degrees at its 82nd commencement exercises.

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Parsons School Of Design Presents Street Seats, a Sustainably Designed Pop-up Seating Space for New Yorkers to Sit, Socialize, and People-watch

Parsons School of Design at The New School presents Street Seats, a sustainably designed temporary public space for New Yorkers to sit, socialize, and people-watch. It will be unveiled May May 15.

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Parsons Festival 2018 Features Innovative, Socially Engaged Art, Design, and Technology

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents Parsons Festival 2018, a celebration of the leading art and design school and the creative and intellectual achievements of its graduating students.

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Mannes School of Music Announces Cellist Matt Haimovitz as John Cage Fellow

Haimovitz will join Mannes in Fall 2018 as the inaugural John Cafe Fellow, where he will teach and create new learning opportunities at Mannes, the College of Performing Arts, and The New School.

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The New School’s College of Performing Arts Announces Robert Hurwitz, Visionary Music Producer, as Aaron Copland Fellow

As the Aaron Copland Fellow, Hurwitz will create new learning opportunities across the College of Performing Arts.

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