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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 Armed 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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Mannes College Faculty, Students and Alumni Unite For New Concert Series

Mannes College The New School for Music presents Mannes in Unison, a new concert series featuring world-class faculty members and alumni performing alongside exceptional students.  

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New School to Host National Book Award Finalist Reading

On the eve of the annual National Book Awards ceremony, The School of Writing at The New School will host a reading with the finalists in the categories of Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Young People’s Literature.

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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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Urban Transformations and Anticipations

The second international Symposium of the Design and Social Development Program of the Observatory on Latin America (OLA) of The New School was held May 26-29, 2013 at the School of Architecture, Design, and Urban Planning (FADU) of the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). This event was hosted by FADU and was a collaboration of […]

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