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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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School of Drama at The New School Appoints Dr. Jennifer Holmes as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Dr. Jennifer Holmes joins The New School in the newly created role of Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, and will report to Pippin Parker, Dean of School of Drama

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Anna Sui, Ai-Jen Poo, And Barbara Hillary Named Honorary Degree Recipients By The New School

Anna Sui, fashion designer; Ai-jen Poo, an activist on behalf of domestic workers and the elderly; and Barbara Hillary, an explorer and cancer survivor, who, at the age of 75, was the first African American woman to reach the North Pole, will receive honorary degrees and address graduates at The New School’s 81st commencement exercises […]

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Race and the Environment in the 21st Century

Panel discussion featuring New School faculty will discuss the 17 principles of Environmental Justice

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The New School Announces Maya Wiley, Former Counsel to the Mayor, Will Join University to Become Henry Cohen Professor of Urban Policy and Management and Senior Vice President for Social Justice and

Maya Wiley will join the University on July 18, 2016.

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LAVERNE COX, DIANE VON FURSTENBERG, DERAY MCKESSON, ANITA SARKEESIAN, DAVID MILIBAND, AND MERCEDES DORETTI INSPIRE WITH SHORT, IMPACTFUL SPEECHES AT THE NEW SCHOOL’S COMMENCEMENT

Speakers and Honorary Degree Receipients Get to the Heart of their Advice to The New School’s Graduating Class

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The New School Announces Innovative Mobile And Digital Campaign

With the launch of a new emoji keyboard, The New School reveals its innovative and personalized approach to connecting with prospective students using mobile and digital platforms.

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National Project Explores The History And Future Of Mass Incarceration Through Traveling Exhibition And Story Exchange

This month, a New School-led coalition of 500 university students and formerly incarcerated individuals from 20 cities launches States of Incarceration, the first national traveling multi-media exhibition and coordinated public dialogue to explore the history and future of mass incarceration in the United States.

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The New School Receives $7 Million Donation To Study Global Migration And Refugee Communities

The New School announced today a seven million dollar donation by Henry Arnhold to the university’s Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, part of The New School for Social Research (NSSR) in New York City.

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The New School Attends White House Summit On Climate Change

The New School announced today that its president, David E. Van Zandt, attended today’s invite-only White House roundtable discussion on the crucial role higher education institutions play in supporting strong action on climate change.

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