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Emerging Scholars Work With Leading Thinkers At The Institute For Critical Social Inquiry

This summer, The New School’s The Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI), will launch its second year of Summer Seminars, a weeklong Fellowship for emerging scholars in which they spend mornings in Master Classes with leading intellectuals and afternoons work-shopping their dissertations and book projects.

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Sanctions and Divestments Conference at The New School

The Center for Public Scholarship presents the 33rd Social Research conference, dedicated to exploring the ways in which sanctions and divestments have been used to influence the policies of governments regarding important issues like nuclear disarmament, climate change, and human rights.

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The New School For Social Research Broadens Board Leadership

The New School for Social Research (NSSR) announced today that it has added five new members to its Board of Governors. The expansion represents a strategic move to broaden the experience base and the geographical composition of the Board to better support the needs of the school.

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The New School’s Vera List Center for Art and Politics Presents “Speculation, Now”

  On February 18, The Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School will present Speculation, Now, the center’s latest work exploring moments of uncertainty across a number of different fields and industries.

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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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Ai Weiwei, Renowned Artist And Chinese Dissident, To Participate In Fear Of Art Conference At The New School

Ai Weiwei, Renowned Artist And Chinese Dissident, To Participate In Fear Of Art Conference At The New School

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Confronting Climate Change: Insights From The Nuclear Disarmament Movement

The Center for Public Scholarship at The New School for Social Research presents a discussion, Confronting Climate Change: Insights from the Nuclear Disarmament Movement, on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 6-7:30 p.m. at The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, New York City.

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Digital Labor: The Changing Face of Work in a Digital Age

The past decade is marked by the way new digital technologies have dramatically transformed the way many of us work. From November 14-16, The New School delves into what the new freelance and sharing economy means for workers’ rights.

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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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