Parsons Launches The Copyright Corner

Parsons The New School for Design recently launched the website The Copyright Corner. Developed by Michelle Bogre, an associate professor in the photography program of the School of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons, it is intended as a place for debate and dialogue about copyright and other important intellectual property issues. It is the […]

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Parsons Presents HEADSPACE: On Scent and Design

Parsons The New School for Design and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), in partnership with International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF), Coty Inc. and Seed, present HEADSPACE: A Symposium on Scent as Design, which will take place on Friday, March 26 at Tishman Auditorium at The New School. This daylong event will bring together […]

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The New School for Drama Presents New Voices Playwrights Festival

The New School for Drama presents the New Voices Playwrights Festival, a novel series featuring seven original plays performed in repertory from April 8-24 at The New School for Drama Theater. This festival, advised by award-winning director and faculty member Jim Simpson, highlights the work of the graduating MFA playwrights, directors, and actors and is […]

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The New School President’s Forum with Henriette Suhr

NEW YORK, March 2, 2010, The New School presents An Evening with Henriette Suhr on Wednesday, March 10 at 6:00 p.m. in the Theresa Lang Community and Student Center at 55 West 13th Street, 2nd floor. New School President Bob Kerrey and Joel Towers, dean of Parsons The New School for Design will engage in […]

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The New School Art & Design Public Programs: Spring 2010 Update

This spring, The New School presents a wide range of public programs that build on the university’s legacy as a haven for innovation and experimentation in the arts and its commitment to social activism and engaged citizenship. EDITOR’S NOTE: CLICK HERE for a full calendar of public programs. All public programs are subject to change; […]

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Parsons Launches MFA in Transdisciplinary Design

Parsons The New School for Design is announcing a new Master of Fine Arts in Transdisciplinary Design, which will launch in Fall 2010. The new program will serve as a laboratory to empower designers to face the complex challenges of today’s 24/7, global culture through new forms of collaborative, cross-disciplinary practice.

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New Perspectives on Contemporary Education Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts Announces Interdisciplinary Lecture Series Henry Levin, February 18

The Education Studies department of Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts is hosting New Perspectives on Contemporary Education: An Interdisciplinary Lecture Series with three prominent scholars of education. The series, which opens with Henry Levin, followed by Ron Scapp and James Fraser, affords Lang students and The New School community a chance […]

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Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts Announces Either/Or Ensemble as Visiting Artists

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts has announced that the Either/Or Ensemble will be the Spring 2010 Visiting Artists in Music, presenting a series of concerts and open rehearsals in February and March. Lang’s Visiting Artist program recognizes music as an art form that reflects larger political, technological, and philosophical concerns, centering […]

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Donna Karan in Conversation at Parsons with Valerie Steele and Shelley Fox

Parsons Launches Fashion Graduate Programs

Last evening, at a conversation with alumna Donna Karan, Parsons The New School for Design announced the launch of two new fashion graduate programs that will break new ground in the United States: a studio-based MFA in Fashion Design and Society, initiated through the support of Karan, and an MA in Fashion Studies.

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Reality Hunger: Reading and Talk with Acclaimed Author David Shields

Renowned author David Shields will read and talk about his latest book Reality Hunger at The New School on Friday, March 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Theresa Lang Community Center, 55 West 13th Street. Shields will also be a visiting writer at this year’s New School Summer Writer’s Colony from June 7-24, where students […]

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