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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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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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