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Parsons Students Design Book Carts For New York City Correctional Facilities

Students at Parsons School of Design, in partnership with the New York Public Library’s (NYPL) Correctional Services Program, have designed and fabricated four book carts to be used by incarcerated individuals at New York City correctional facilities, including Rikers Island and the Manhattan Detention Complex.

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Dunne & Raby Bring Pioneering Design Approach To Parsons And The New School

The New School announced today the appointment of London-based world-renowned designers and educators Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby as professors of Design and Emerging Technology.

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Parsons Celebrates ‘Emerging Voices’ In Architecture

Parsons School of Design’s School of Constructed Environments (SCE) and The Architectural League of New York present Emerging Voices at Parsons SCE: Transforming Models and Practices, an event celebraing Parsons alumni and past and present faculty memebers featured in the recently published 30 Years of Emerging Voices: Idea, Form, Resonance. The book is an unprecedented collection of design projects and […]

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Fashion And Diversity Series At The New School

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents the Fashion and Diversity Series, a dynamic lineup of events featuring conversations on the intersections of fashion, race, and culture. The series aims to empower attendees to not only talk about diversity, but also to challenge them to think critically about and work to address issues around […]

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Found: Recording of Martin Luther King, Jr. Speaking at The New School

More than 50 years after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke at The New School, the lost recording of his hour-long speech has been found and made available for the public to hear.

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Global Warming and the Rise of Asia: A Conversation with Amitav Ghosh and Prasenjit Duara

The India China Institute at The New School presents “Global Warming & the Rise of Asia: A Conversation with Amitav Ghosh and Prasenjit Duara,” a conversation with two renowned intellectuals on climate change and capitalism in Asia.

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The New School’s Humanities Action Lab Awarded $250,000 Grant By National Endowerment For The Humanities

The National Endowment for the Humanities has announced a $250,000 grant to The New School’s Humanities Action Lab (HAL), a coalition of 20 universities collaborating to produce student- and community-curated public projects around pressing social issues.  

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New School Study: Belief In God Encourages Equal Valuation Of Human Life, Regardless Of Religious Identity

New research led by Jeremy Ginges and Hammad Sheikh from The New School for Social Research shows that, when taking the perspective of God, people are more likely to value the lives of believers and non-believers of their religion equally.

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The New School Attends White House Summit On Climate Change

The New School announced today that its president, David E. Van Zandt, attended today’s invite-only White House roundtable discussion on the crucial role higher education institutions play in supporting strong action on climate change.

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The New School For Social Research Presents: Little Magazines & The Conversation Of Culture In America

The New School for Social Research (NSSR) presents little magazines & The Conversation of Culture in America, a two-day conference to ignite a conversation between contemporary journalism and politics. The conferences also celebrates of NSSR’s newly launched M.A. in Creative Publishing & Critical Journalism and the 50th anniversary of the legendary Salmagundi Magazine.

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