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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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Steppenwolf: A Musical Retelling

The first ever staged adaptation of Hermann Hesse’s classic novel, Steppenwolf: a musical drama with an original libretto and score by producer, composer, and student at The New School’s School of Jazz, Jochem le Cointre (Class of 2016).

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Laverne Cox, Diane Von Furstenberg, Deray Mckesson To Speak At 80th New School Commencement

Actress Laverne Cox, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, and Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson are among the honorary degree recipients who will speak at The New School’s 80th commencement exercises on Friday, May 20, at 11 a.m. at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York City. President David E. […]

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THE NEW SCHOOL’S SPRING 2015 PUBLIC PROGRAMMING: PERFORMING ARTS

The New School presents the second round of its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts.

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The New School’s College of Performing Arts Presents: Silent Movie Night

Hosted by actor Matthew Broderick, the College of Performing Arts presents Silent Movie Night, an innovative collaboration featuring an improvised performances and new music by the university’s jazz and Mannes students.

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The New School for Drama Announces Arts Integrity Initiative

The New School for Drama (Pippin Parker, Director) announces the launch of the Arts Integrity Initiative, a new project aimed at supporting and protecting the work of artists at every level of society and production. Under the leadership of arts administrator, writer and advocate Howard Sherman, Arts Integrity will not only examine and take an […]

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The New School Unveils Comprehensive Climate Action Plan

The New School begins 2015 by announcing the foundations of a comprehensive climate action plan for its community to address climate change. To launch this new initiative, The New School’s Board of Trustees approved a motion in late 2014 to divest from all fossil fuels. It is the second largest university in the world to do […]

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The New School Public Programming: Performing Arts

The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been a fixture in New York City’s performing arts scene, showcasing work in music, drama, and dance by its talented students, visiting scholars, and faculty.

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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.

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Harry Belafonte, Talib Kweli, Cornel West Coming To The New School For Juvenile Justice Conference

Harry Belafonte, Talib Kweli and Cornel West are among the illustrious musicians, actors, poets, activists and academics who will take the stage at Growing Up Locked Down (GULD), a three-day, multi-media juvenile justice conference to be held at The Tishman Auditorium at The New School for Drama September 24-26.

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