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Maria Thereza Alves Awarded The New School’s Vera List Center Prize For Art And Politics

Maria Thereza Alves has been named winner of The New School’s 2016-2018 Vera List Center (VLC) Prize for Art and Politics by an international jury of artists, curators, writers and scholars. The VLC Prize for Art and Politics honors an artist or group of artists for a project that advances social justice in profound and […]

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The New School to Expand Journalism + Design Program Nationwide With $1.3 Million From Knight Foundation

The initiative will open new opportunities for learning and networking to students and professional journalists across the country

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Mellon Foundation Awards $150,000 Grant To The New School’s Humanities Action Lab

The New School has received a $150,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the Humanities Action Lab (HAL), a coalition of 20 colleges and universities collaborating to produce student- and community-curated public projects around pressing social issues.

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Academics Explore ‘The Future Of Scholarly Knowledge’

The Center for Public Scholarship presents the 35th Social Research conference, The Future of Scholarly Knowledge: Principles, Pressures, and Prospects.

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The New School Announces The Met Opera’s Principal Harpist Emmanuel Ceysson as New Harp Professor at Mannes School of Music

August 24, 2016 – New York, NY – The New School announced today that Emmanuel Ceysson will join the Greenwich Village-based University as a professor of Harp at Mannes School of Music. He will join the University on August 28, 2016. “We are thrilled to welcome Emmanuel Ceysson to Mannes,” said Richard Kessler, Dean of […]

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THE NEW SCHOOL PRESENTS VISITING SCHOLARS’ WHITE PAPERS ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IMPLICATIONS OF EPA’S CLEAN POWER PLAN

Visiting Scholars affiliated with the Tishman Environment and Design Center at The New School have released a series of White Papers focused on the environmental justice implications of the U.S. EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) rule.

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Parsons Students Bring Quality Illumination To Light-deprived Haitian Community

Students from The New School’s Parsons School of Design worked with residents of Gran Sous, Haiti and Roots of Development (ROD), a Washington, D.C.-based community development group, to bring quality illumination to the light-deprived community through the installation of solar-powered light poles.

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The New School Announces Maya Wiley, Former Counsel to the Mayor, Will Join University to Become Henry Cohen Professor of Urban Policy and Management and Senior Vice President for Social Justice and

Maya Wiley will join the University on July 18, 2016.

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68TH ANNUAL PARSONS BENEFIT RAISES $1.86 MILLION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE NEW SCHOOL

Andy Cohen Hosted the Event Which Honored Sarah Jessica Parker, Donna Karan, Arianna Huffington, and Beth Rudin DeWoody For Their Commitment to Social Good

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LAVERNE COX, DIANE VON FURSTENBERG, DERAY MCKESSON, ANITA SARKEESIAN, DAVID MILIBAND, AND MERCEDES DORETTI INSPIRE WITH SHORT, IMPACTFUL SPEECHES AT THE NEW SCHOOL’S COMMENCEMENT

Speakers and Honorary Degree Receipients Get to the Heart of their Advice to The New School’s Graduating Class

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