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Gaby Pacheco Delivers Keynote Address At 79th New School Commencement

Nationally recognized leader of the immigrant rights movement, Gaby Pacheco, delivered the keynote address at The New School’s 79th commencement exercises on Friday, May 22 at the Jacob J. Javits Convention Center. President David E. Van Zandt presided over the ceremony.

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Report: Children Living In Poverty Are High Priority For International Development Community

For members of the international development community confronting inequity, children living in poverty must be the highest priority. This is one of the critical findings from a report released this week by Equity for Children, a nonprofit organization based at The New School in New York City.

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bell hooks and First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray To Talk Critical Thinking At The New School

The New School is pleased to welcome author, activist and feminist bell hooks and Chirlane McCray, first lady of New York City and chair of the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, in a conversation about critical thinking and healing in contemporary society.

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THE NEW SCHOOL’S SPRING 2015 PUBLIC PROGRAMMING: WRITING & LITERATURE

  The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in writing and literature. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been one of New York City’s best-known sites for readings, author interviews, and literature events with leading authors and thinkers.

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THE NEW SCHOOL’S SPRING 2015 PUBLIC PROGRAMMING: POLITICS, POLICY & GOVERNMENT

The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in politics, policy, and government. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been a leader in political and social thought in New York City, with a lectures, conferences, and seminars led by world-renowned thinkers.

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Parsons Partners with Eileen Fisher to Design Products Using Re-purposed Garments

In a partnership with Green Eileen, a program of the Eileen Fisher Company, students and faculty at The New School’s Parsons School of Design and members of local businesses will use re-purposed Eileen Fisher clothing in combination with locally sourced, naturally dyed fiber and leather materials to design product prototypes.

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Artists and Researchers From The New School And Guatemala Rethink The Past, Reimagine The Present After Decades Of Violent Conflict

NEW YORK, March 12, 2015 — The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center presents Guatemala Después: Rethinking The Past, Reimagining The Now, a joint exhibition by The New School and Ciudadde la Imaginación, a Guatemalan nonprofit contemporary arts institution, fromApril 10-29. The exhibition also will take place in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala in June 2015.

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Number Of Homeless Young Children Reaches Record Levels In New York City, New Report Finds

The number of children 5 years old or younger in New York City homeless shelters is at or near record levels, according to a new report by the Center for New York City Affairs (CNYCA) at The New School.

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Parsons Launches Graduate Program in Data Visualization

For launch in fall 2015, Parsons The New School for Design announces its new Master of Science in Data Visualization, a multidisciplinary program that enables students to explore and develop skills across the dynamic intersection of visual design, computer science, and statistical analysis.  

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Parsons Desis Lab Helps Complete Two-Year Survey Of Affordable Housing Marketing And Outreach

  The Design for Social InnovationSustainability Lab at Parsons The New School for Design, The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development and the Public Policy Lab have released Evaluating New Housing Services, a comprehensive assessment of the implementation of new services for those seeking city-supported affordable housing.

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