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Parsons And Cooper Hewitt Re-envision Curatorial Practice And Historical Research In Graduate Program At The New School

After a three-year, $91 million renovation, the Cooper Hewitt will open on December 12, 2014 giving students in Parsons’ recently renamed History of Design and Curatorial Studies master’s program new opportunities to work directly with the world-renowned design museum’s collections and staff.  

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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.

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The Mannes Orchestra To Perform Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Festival Overture

Mannes College The New School for Music presents The Mannes Orchestra in performance at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center (65th Street and Broadway) on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:30 pm.

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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.

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What’s Next for Public Schools? A Panel Discussion on Education Reform

On the heels of announcement of the overhaul of New York City’s system for evaluating public schools, The New School for Public Engagement, in collaboration with The Nation host “What’s Next for Public Schools?” a critical panel discussion with leading voices in education that will explore what equity-based progressive change would mean for public schools […]

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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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