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Eugene Lang College Awarded $800,000 Grant from Mellon Foundation for Curricular Innovation

The Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School has received an $800,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a continuing initiative to strengthen diversity and civic engagement in the arts and humanities over the next two years.

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Glenn Ligon Unveils Important New Installation at The New School

The New School hosts an opening reception and celebration of the unveiling of Glenn Ligon’s “For Comrades and Lovers,” a striking, site-specific installation for the university.

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Parsons School of Design Announces New Dean of Fashion

The New School is pleased to announce the appointment of Burak Cakmak as the new Dean of the School of Fashion at Parsons School of Design. Cakmak will join the top-ranked fashion program in early August, overseeing all areas of the school. 

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THE NEW SCHOOL HOSTS DAYLONG EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

In celebration of Earth Day 2015, The New School’s Tishman Environment and Design Center (TEDC) hosts Earth Matters: Designing our Future, a daylong event featuring workshops, pop up classes, and discussions on climate action and sustainability spanning the disciplines. Rhea Suh, president of the NRDC, will give the keynote address. 

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INNOVATIVE VISUAL IDENTITY INSPIRED BY THE NEW SCHOOL’S VISION FOR THE FUTURE

The New School announced today a new visual identity for the progressive Greenwich Village university, which has evolved its mission and vision over the past few years in order to better prepare students to contribute to and succeed in a rapidly changing society.

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Symposium to Explore the Life And Work of New York Activist-Poet Grace Paley

The MFA Creative Writing Program at The New School for Public Engagement and the Gender Studies Program at The New School present a symposium on the life and work of legendary New York activist, poet, short story writer and feminist Grace Paley on Thursday, April 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Friday, April 10, 1-5 p.m.

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THE NEW SCHOOL’S SPRING 2015 PUBLIC PROGRAMMING: PERFORMING ARTS

The New School presents the second round of its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts.

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The New School’s College of Performing Arts Presents: Silent Movie Night

Hosted by actor Matthew Broderick, the College of Performing Arts presents Silent Movie Night, an innovative collaboration featuring an improvised performances and new music by the university’s jazz and Mannes students.

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The New School Presents: An Evening with Paula Scher

The New School is pleased to welcome renowned designer Paula Scher, partner at the design studio Pentagram, to reveal and discuss the work of a year-long collaboration with The New School. 

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Mannes College Announces Prize for Entrepreneurship in Music

Funded by a generous gift from Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Director Marin Alsop and the Alsop Family Foundation, the Alsop Entrepreneurship Award supports the implementation and creation of interdisciplinary projects to promote audience outreach in 21st century classical music.  

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