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The New School’s Humanities Action Lab Awarded $150,000 Grant By Whiting Foundation

The Whiting Foundation has announced a $150,000 grant to The New School’s Humanities Action Lab (HAL), an interdisciplinary hub that brings together 20 universities from across the country with global partners and community organizations to foster public engagement on urgent social problems.

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Lidewij Edelkoort, Renowned Futurist, Joins The New School as Dean of Hybrid Design Studies

The New School announced today the appointment of Lidewij Edelkoort, internationally recognized design strategist and educator, as Dean of Hybrid Design Studies.

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Parsons School of Design Celebrates Ten Years of Photography MFA Program with Exhibition of Alumni Artists

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at The New School presents “Camera Work,” an exhibition of photographic and video work created using a variety of media and processes. The exhibition opens with a public reception on Thursday, June 25, 6-8 p.m.

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Kristin Morse Named New Director Of Center For New York City Affairs At The New School

The Center for New York City Affairs, an applied policy institute housed within The New School’s Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, announces Kristin Morse as its new director.

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Parsons Honors Marc Jacobs and LVMH at 67th Annual Fashion Benefit

Last night, Parsons School of Design honored alumnus and fashion icon Marc Jacobs and global luxury products group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton at the 2015 Parsons Fashion Benefit, held at the River Pavilion at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York.

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Seventeen Partners with Parsons School of Design to Celebrate the Next Generation of Fashion Designers

Seventeen, the largest monthly teen media brand, announced today that it will partner with Parsons School of Design, home of The New School’s legendary BFA in Fashion Design program, to celebrate the next generation of fashion designers.

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Parsons-led Initiative To Improve Health And Transparency Of Building Materials

The New School’s Parsons School of Design, Healthy Building Network, Green Science Policy Institute and Health Product Declaration Collaborative announce the creation of the Healthy Materials Lab (HML), an initiative funded by The JPB Foundation aimed at optimizing the health and transparency of building materials, particularly those used in the affordable housing industry

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Parsons Partners With NYC Parks To Improve Sunset Park Recreation Center And Pool

The New School’s Parsons School of Design joined with New York City Department of Parks & Recreation to create new locker and changing room pavilions at the Sunset Park Recreation Center and Pool in Brooklyn.

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Eugene Lang College Awarded $800,000 Grant from Mellon Foundation for Curricular Innovation

The Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School has received an $800,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a continuing initiative to strengthen diversity and civic engagement in the arts and humanities over the next two years.

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Parsons Partners With Alpi To Design Temporary Structure Using Reconstituted Wood

This spring, students from Parsons School of Design in partnership with ALPI, the world leader in the manufacture of decorative wooden surfaces, have designed and fabricated a single, full-scale, interior environment using ALPI reconstituted wood.

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