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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THE NEW SCHOOL’S PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND COOPER HEWITT ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF NEW YORK TEXTILE MONTH

The inaugural New York Textile Month is a city-wide festival that will celebrate textile creativity and promote awareness about the industry.  

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Bill Ritter, Co-anchor Of Wabc-tv New York’s Eyewitness News, Graduates From The New School

Bill Ritter, co-anchor of WABC-TV New York’s Eyewitness News, is graduating from college 44 years later than he expected. Ritter was weeks away from earning his diploma from San Diego State University in 1972 when he was kicked out for demonstrating against the Vietnam War.

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Exploring The Gap Between Men’s And Women’s Wages

“Women’s Pay Equity: Getting Even,” a public event exploring the gap between men’s and women’s wages.  

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Report: New York City Child Care Program Is Floundering

EarlyLearnNYC, a reform launched by the Bloomberg Administration to improve subsidized family child care to thousands of low-income New Yorkers, is failing to improve its programs for babies and toddlers.

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The New School And Nyc Parks Host Summit Exploring The Future Of Parks And Urban Spaces

The New School’s Center for New York City Affairs and Tishman Environment and Design Center, and NYC Parks, will host Parks Without Borders: Ideas For The Next Generation Of Urban Parks And Public Space, a summit on the future of parks and urban spaces, on Tuesday, May 24 at 9:30 a.m. at The New School’s […]

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Fact-Checking “The Daily Show”: The Real Journalists Who Keep Fake News Honest

Trevor Noah, Larry Wilmore and Samantha Bee aren’t real newscasters, but they play them on TV — thanks, in part, to the real journalists in their writers’ rooms. Satirical news has become a mainstay of pop culture. We ask, what purpose do these programs serve beyond entertainment? How beholden are they to the facts? And […]

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Steppenwolf: A Musical Retelling

The first ever staged adaptation of Hermann Hesse’s classic novel, Steppenwolf: a musical drama with an original libretto and score by producer, composer, and student at The New School’s School of Jazz, Jochem le Cointre (Class of 2016).

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Fashion And Women In Technology Panel And Exhibition

A conversation on the importance of women in technology led by Madison Maxey, founder and president of The Crated, and Birce Ozkan, a New York City-based fashion technology and interactive designer.

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Parsons Festival 2016 Celebrates The Next Generation Of Art And Design Leaders

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents Parsons Festival 2016, a celebration hosted the leading art and design school featuring exhibitions and sales of student work, and student-led presentations and symposia in a range of design disciplines.

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