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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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Parsons Appoints Kay Unger Board Chair

Parsons The New School of Design has announced that alumna Kay Unger has been elected to serve as Chair of its Board of Governors for a term that begins on July 1, 2013.

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Parsons and Poltrona Frau Announce “Wasteless” Competition Winners

Poltrona Frau, the world’s leading producer of luxury home furnishings, and Parsons announce the three winning designs of the exhibition “Wasteless” during New York’s International Contemporary Furniture Fair.

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Social Justice and the City

NEW YORK, NY – The Graduate Program in Design and Urban Ecologies at Parsons The New School for Design and The Center for Place, Culture, and Politics at CUNY announces the 40 Year Anniversary Symposium of David Harvey’s Social Justice and The City (1973 – 2013), Saturday, May 4.

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Bloomingdale’s to host April 25 shopping event to benefit Parsons Scholars program featuring Tracy Reese, Narciso Rodriguez, Lela Rose, Kay Unger, Tim Gunn, and more.

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Parsons and the London College of Fashion Present Local Wisdom

Parsons The New School for Design and the Center for Sustainable Fashion at the London College of Fashion have partnered to present LOCAL WISDOM, a project intended to change the way the public thinks about, buys and wears fashion.

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FAFSA: The How-to Guide for High School Students

Each year, more than $236 billion in financial aid is available to help students and their families pay for college*, yet millions of students leave money on the table because they do not complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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Loren Kang wins Parsons + Dudebox Collaboration

NEW YORK, October 16, 2012 — In a special ceremony during New York Comic Con, the U.K.-based vinyl toy company Dudebox announced the winner of its toy design competition with Parsons The New School for Design: BOB by Loren Kang.

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Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Partners with Parsons to Re-Fashion the 21st Century Orchestra

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) and BSO Music Director Marin Alsop are passionate about breaking down barriers that separate orchestras from their audiences. In keeping with that vision, Maestra Alsop has funded a pilot partnership with Parsons The New School for Design to create new interactions between the orchestra and its audience through a re-imagining of […]

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WIE Symposium Brings Global Women’s Leadership Conference to The New School

Anne-Marie Slaughter, Cherie Blair, Geena Davis and Susan Lyne are among the thought leaders to speak on September 22 and 23 at The New School.

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