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The New School Appoints Helen Wussow as Dean and Senior Vice President of Open Campus

The New School today announced that Helen Wussow, formerly Dean of the College of Continuing Education at California State University, Sacramento, has been appointed Dean and Senior Vice President of Open Campus, the university’s dynamic center for executive, continuing and pre-college education.

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Roche Bobois Launches Student Design Competition In Collaboration With Parsons School Of Design at The New School

Roche Bobois launches the fifth edition of its Design Awards competition in partnership with Parsons School of Design at The New School, giving students the opportunity to collaborate with the renowned international luxury furniture brand to design and prototype functional, full-scale seating devices that have the potential to be manufactured and brought to market.

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Discussion Of ‘The Earth, The City, and The Hidden Narrative Of Race’ With Author Carl Anthony

The New School’s Tishman Environment and Design Center hosts a Book Launch and discussion of The Earth, The City, and the Hidden Narrative of Race with author Carl Anthony.

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‘Opening Up About Alzheimer’s’ With Geri And James Taylor

The New School’s Institute for Retired Professionals (IRP) hosts Opening Up About Alzheimer’s, a conversation with Geri and James Taylor, nationally noted Alzheimer’s activists who came to national attention after The New York Times published an article about the Manhattan couple last year.

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David Rockwell At The Parsons Table with Paul Goldberger

Architect and designer David Rockwell, founder and president of Rockwell Group, talks about his life and work with Paul Goldberger, contributing editor at Vanity Fair and Joseph Urban Professor of Design at The New School’s Parsons School of Design.

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Vera List Center For Art And Politics at The New School Presents Maria Thereza Alves, Seeds Of Change: New York — A Botany Of Colonization

The Vera List Center for Art and Politics (VLC) at The New School announces an exhibition by Berlin-based, Brazilian artist Maria Thereza Alves, winner of the VLC Prize for Art and Politics 2016-2018, at The New School’s Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) Nov. 3-27.

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Parsons Executive Dean Joel Towers To Take On New Responsibilities In 2018/19

After nearly a decade leading Parsons School of Design at The New School with great success, Executive Dean Joel Towers will complete his second term in June 2018. At the end of that term, Towers will be shifting out of the role of dean and taking on new responsibilities as a prestigious University Professor. In this position […]

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Alex Aleinikoff, Zolberg Institute Director And Former Deputy High Commissioner at UN Refugee Angency, Available For Comment On Trump Administration Targeted Restrictions

Alex Aleinikoff, director of the Zolberg Institute on Migration & Mobility at The New School for Social Research (NSSR) and former Deputy High Commissioner at the UN Refugee Agency, is available for comment on the Trump Administration’s decision to replace a ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries with targeted restrictions on visits to the United States.

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Exhibition Explores Models As Charismatic Objects

Through dioramas and dream houses, cloud-chambers and inflatables, typefaces and automata, A Working Model of the World — the latest exhibition at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) at The New School’s Parsons School of Design — explores the world of models.

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The New School Hosts Impact Entrepreneurship Panel Discussion

To kick off its new Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative (IEI), The New School hosts Creating an Inclusive Economy: Pathways for Impact Entrepreneurs, a panel discussion in which entrepreneurs will discuss ways they’re creating positive change, ideas for creating a more inclusive economy, and innovative strategies for supporting individuals from diverse backgrounds.

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