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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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NYC Media Lab Features The Best Thinking, Projects, And Talent In Digital Media From New York City Universities And Beyond

NYC Media Lab ’17, a day-long celebration highlighting the best thinking, projects, and talent in digital media from 20 universities in New York City and beyond.

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Parsons School Of Design at The New School and The Japan Foundation’s Center For Global Partnership Team Up to Create Design Solutions for Surviving Natural Disasters

Amid the devastation wrought by the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season and the recent 8.0-magnitude earthquake in Mexico, Parsons School of Design at The New School and The Japan Foundation’s Center for Global Partnership launch an innovative project centered around creating design solutions for surviving natural disasters…

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The New School Launches ‘Race in the USA,’ a Series of Free Public Courses Responding to Race Issues in Real Time

The New School, a progressive New York City university, launches Race in the USA, a series of free public courses responding in real time to issues of race in the contemporary United States. The course is held every Monday through December 11 at 6 p.m. and airs on Livestream…

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Vera List Center For Art and Politics at The New School Marks 25 Years Of Confronting Contemporary Issues at the Intersection of Art And Politics

The Vera List Center for Art and Politics (VLC) at The New School — the only organization focused exclusively on advancing research, scholarship and public discourse on contemporary issues at the intersection of art and politics — announces a series of dynamic events celebrating its 25th anniversary in the fall…

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New School President David Van Zandt Disagrees With Daca Decision, Calls On Congress To Find An Effective Solution

The New School strongly supports diversity and inclusion, and we disagree with the administration’s decision to end the DACA program…

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Parsons Mfa Photography Exhibition Features Visionary Student Work

he Sheila C. Johnson Design Center(SJDC) at Parsons School of Design presents POST-TRUTH, an exhibition of thesis work by students in Parsons’ MFA Photography program. Works include photographs, computer-generated imaging, 3D imaging and printing, video, and installation pieces.

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Alex Aleinikoff, Former Deputy High Commissioner at UN Refugee Agency, Available for Comment on Supreme Court Decision on Trump Administration Refugee Suspension

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 Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding the Trump Administration’s travel ban from six Muslim-majority countries and suspension of the U.S. Refugee Program.

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Parsons School Of Design at The New School Design and Constructs New Pavilion and Seating Space For East Harlem Community Garden

Parsons School of Design at The New School partnered with Harlem’s Union Settlement Association and New York City’s Administration for Children’s Services to design and build a new pavilion and seating space at El Sitio Feliz, a popular community garden in East Harlem.

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