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The Jasper String Quartet at the Schneider Concerts, December 7

One of classical music’s most celebrated young chamber ensembles will play a program of Haydn, Bartók, and Mendelssohn at The New School. (more…)

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New School Report: 87,000 NYC Schoolchildren Miss at Least 1 in Every 10 School days

“A Better Picture of Poverty: What Chronic Absenteeism and Risk Load Reveal About NYC’s Lowest-Income Elementary Schools” (more…)

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2014 Midterms: Jeff Smith Available for Comment

The New School Politics Professor served in the Missouri State Senate, and is a sought-after political commentator. (more…)

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Syrian Film Collective Abounaddara Wins Vera List Center Prize

“In the age of the ‘selfie,’ Abounaddara is at work on a new form of portraiture that is at once ethical, political, and aesthetic.” – Jurors Tony Kushner, Helen Molesworth, Doris Salcedo, and others. (more…)

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New School Research: Perceived Hatred Intensifies Conflicts between Democrats and Republicans, Israelis and Palestinians

A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academic of Sciences by a team of researchers from The New School for Social Research, Northwestern University and Boston College demonstrates how seemingly unsolvable political and ethnic conflicts are fueled by asymmetrical perceptions of opponents’ motivations – and that these tensions can be relieved by […]

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Musicians from Marlboro at the Schneider Concerts, November 2

  Mannes College The New School for Music’s chamber music series, the Schneider Concerts presents Musicians from Marlboro, the touring extension of the renowned Vermont music festival, in a program of Haydn, Britten and Fauré. The performance will take place on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2p.m. in The Auditorium at 66 W. 12th Street […]

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Michelle Obama Welcomes Parsons Students, Alumni and Faculty to White House

On October 8, a delegation of 31 students, as well as distinguished alumni, faculty and leaders from The New School’s Parsons School of Design were on site at the White House by invitation from the First Lady to take part in the first ever White House Fashion Education Workshop. Sixteen Parsons undergraduate and graduate students […]

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Parsons to Launch New MFA in Industrial Design

Housed in Parsons’ celebrated School of Constructed Environments, the two-year, 60-credit degree will offer students the opportunity to design not only products and services but the industries which shape them as well. (more…)

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The New School Launches New Journalism + Design Program

This fall, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts, along with Parsons The New School for Design, will pilot a multidisciplinary undergraduate degree with $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Students will learn to combine rigorous, evidence-based reporting and news delivery with design methodology, which focuses on innovating to […]

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Building Product Ecosystems: Launching a Framework for Progress

The Durst Organization, The New School and the City University of New York (CUNY) announced a new partnership today aimed at optimizing the health and transparency of our living and working environment. Building Product Ecosystems (BPE) includes leaders from New York’s design, construction, manufacturing, government, health, and academia in an ongoing exchange of research and […]

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