The New School, a university in Greenwich Village, will be using MetroCards to launch a unique contest in which New Yorkers will be asked — via an announcement printed on the back of 50,000 subway cards — ‘How would you make New York City more sustainable?”
The New School Launches a Sustainability Contest on Earth Day Using MTA Metrocards — 50,000 Metrocards Will Include a Challenge for Subway Riders: “How Would You Make NYC More Sustainable?”
Glenn Ligon, Hilton Als, Camilo José Vergara, Nancy Lublin, and Michael Gallert Named Honorary Degree Recipients By The New School
Preeminent multimedia artist Glenn Ligon; Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Hilton Als; photographer and documentarian Camilo José Vergara; social entrepreneur and Crisis Text Line CEO Nancy Lublin; and philanthropist, Windcrest Partners co-founder, and longtime New School Trustee Michael Gellert will receive honorary degrees and address graduates at The New School’s 82nd commencement exercises.
The 70th Annual Parsons Benefit Honors Solange Knowles, Gucci’s Marco Bizzarri, and Farfetch’s José Neves
This year’s Parsons Benefit recognizes pioneering figures in fashion and the arts, and will support student scholarships for students who would otherwise be unable to attend the university…
The New School Launches Digital Equity Laboratory to Transform Systemic Injustices and Drive Positive Social Change in an Era of Rapid Technological Change
Founded and co-directed by Maya Wiley, Civil Rights Activist, Former Counsel to the Mayor of New York City, and Vice President of Social Justice at The New School, and Greta Byrum, Community Technology Practitioner and Former Director of Resilient Communities at New America
The New School’s Nth Degree Series and Project1Voice Present #SIX01 – Words of Change: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The event is a free staged reading commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of MLK and the Civil Rights Act of 1968.
College of Performing Arts at The New School Congratulates Faculty and Alumni Grammy Winners and Nominees
Faculty and alumni from Mannes School of Music, School of Jazz and Contemporary Music, and School of Drama were among the winners and nominees at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards…
The concert will take place during Grammy Week 2018, and will feature legendary musicians including William Bell and Bobby Rush, and students from The New School’s College of Performing Arts
The New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music Faculty Member Bobby Sanabria Named 2018 “LeJENds of Jazz” Recipient
Sanabria, who has been nominated for 7 Grammy Awards, received the award for his contributions to jazz as an educator and performer…
Parsons School of Design and Innovative Healthwear Company Care+Wear Announce the Launch of The Patient Gown
In partnership with Care+Wear, students from Parsons redesigned the standard hospital gown…
StoneFest features three nights of performances, from acclaimed musicians including Mary Halvorson, Craig Taborn, and Vicky Chow, among others…
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In the Headlines
Parsons announced the honorees for the 70th Annual Parsons Benefit: Solange Knowles, CEO of Gucci Marco Bizzarri, and CEO/Founder of Farfetch José Neves (Vogue)
David Carroll, Associate Professor of Media Design, penned an op-ed about why he’s suing Cambridge Analytica (Motherboard)
Michelle Materre, Associate Professor of Media Studies and Film, promoted an event at The New School marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (ABC7)
Open Style Lab at Parsons presented clothing for people of all abilities at #SXSW (CNBC)
Maya Wiley appeared on the cover of and was interviewed for Diverse Issues in Higher Education