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Zadie Smith to Speak at 78th New School Commencement

On May 23, the acclaimed author of White Teeth, The Autograph Man, On Beauty, and NW will address the Class of 2014.

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The New School for Research Launches the Zolberg Center on Global Migration

Launch Celebrated on March 5 with Address by Kenneth Prewitt: “What is Your Race? And Why Does the State Want to Know?”

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In Memoriam: Walter A. Eberstadt

The New School mourns the loss of life trustee Walter A. Eberstadt.

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The New School Opens New University Center

The New School’s new campus hub opens to students for the spring semester classes on January 27.  Located on the corner of 14th street and Fifth Avenue, the University Center is The New School’s largest building project to date, adding 375,000 square feet of space to the university’s West Village campus.

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Mannes Faculty Member Jeremy Denk Wins MacArthur “Genius” Grant

Denk is an accomplished concert pianist who has appeared as soloist with many major orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra, and the symphony orchestras of Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, and London. An avid chamber musician, he is as well known for writing on music (in his blog Think Denk, in The New […]

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Michelle DePass Named Dean of Milano School of International Affairs, Management and Urban Policy

“I am thrilled to become part of this leading New York institution, and to cultivate the next generation of leaders in urban policy, global development, sustainability and management,” said DePass. “The New School, and Milano in particular, share my lifelong commitment to realizing a sustainable, equitable future for urban environments through inclusive participation in the […]

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The New School Tops U.S. News International Undergraduates Ranking

For the seventh consecutive year, U.S. News and World Report has ranked The New School as the top university for international undergraduates. U.S. News also places The New School second in its rankings of universities with high proportions of small classes. In addition, The New School is ranked in the first tier of national universities […]

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Parsons Announces New Academic Appointments

Parsons The New School for Design has announced several new appointments in conjunction with the new academic year.

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The New School Appoints Dean of Parsons Paris

The New School has announced the appointment of Susan Taylor-Leduc, an art historian based in Paris, as the dean of Parsons Paris. Parsons Paris is a new academic center for Parsons The New School for Design, where students from around the world will pursue degrees in a range of design fields.

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Parsons Appoints Kay Unger Board Chair

Parsons The New School of Design has announced that alumna Kay Unger has been elected to serve as Chair of its Board of Governors for a term that begins on July 1, 2013.

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