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The New Historia, Center for Rediscovering Women’s Contributions in History, Opens at The New School

The new initiative will champion women in history who have not been given credit or attention for their invaluable contributions

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Anna Sui, Ai-Jen Poo, And Barbara Hillary Named Honorary Degree Recipients By The New School

Anna Sui, fashion designer; Ai-jen Poo, an activist on behalf of domestic workers and the elderly; and Barbara Hillary, an explorer and cancer survivor, who, at the age of 75, was the first African American woman to reach the North Pole, will receive honorary degrees and address graduates at The New School’s 81st commencement exercises […]

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The New School And Parsons Feature Socially Engaged Design And Technology At SXSW Interactive

The New School ​— a progressive New York City university comprised of five schools including Parsons School of Design — returns to​ SXSW Interactive this year, sharing innovative projects and perspectives that embody ​the university’s human­-centered approach to technology and design-inspired solutions to pressing social issues.

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The New School’s Eugene Lang College Receives $2.5 Million Donation for Endowed Professorship of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

The donation will support the university’s Natural Sciences and Mathematics department, and create the first endowed professorship in Eugene Lang College

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The New School Joins Sundance With A Panel On Experimental Filmmaking and Social Justice

The New School partners with Sundance Film Festival to provide an engaging discussion: how experimental storytelling forms can provoke social inquiry and activism.

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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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