Statement of Bob Kerrey on the Life and Death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy

I had never met Senator Kennedy until I went to Washington, DC, in 1989 to represent Nebraska in the United States Senate. Then I would have been wary of having my photo taken with him because he had been demonized as a dangerous liberal.

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Miodrag Mitrasinovic

Parsons Appoints New Dean of School of Design Strategies

Parsons The New School for Design has announced the appointment of Miodrag Mitrasinovic as Dean of the School of Design Strategies at Parsons. One of five thematically organized schools at Parsons, the School of Design Strategies addresses the intersection of cities, services, and ecosystems through undergraduate programs in Integrated Design, Design and Management, and Environmental […]

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Radhika Subramaniam

Parsons Appoints New Director and Chief Curator for Sheila C. Johnson Design Center

Parsons The New School for Design has announced the appointment of Radhika Subramaniam as director and chief curator of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC). The Center, which opened in 2008, develops exhibitions and programs that place art and design in the context of larger social and cultural issues, reflecting its place in a […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music Announces 2009-10 Classical Music Performances and Events

Mannes College The New School for Music has announced its fall schedule, featuring numerous events of special interest.

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Jon Robin Baitz

The New School for Drama Names Jon Robin Baitz 2009-2010 Artist-in-Residence

The New School for Drama has announced that the award-winning playwright Jon Robin Baitz will be the distinguished artist-in-residence for the 2009, 2010 academic year. Baitz is a Pulitzer finalist, a Guggenheim and NEA fellow, and winner of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award. A founding member and former artistic director of New […]

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The New School Public Program: Fall 2009 Literary Events

This fall, The New School and its Writing Program present a wide and engaging range of literary events and readings. The offerings run the gamut from fiction to poetry to writing for children forums that feature some of the most gifted writers and thinkers of our times, including Brenda Shaughnessy (Sept. 8), Ntozake Shange (Oct. […]

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Freefall #92, 2009, digital c-print, 20 x 30 in. Aaron Gustafson

Parsons Presents MFA Photography Thesis Exhibition

Parsons The New School for Design will present its annual exhibition of MFA Photography thesis work in the Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries of the Sheila C. Johnson Center from August 24 through September 11. An opening reception will take place Wednesday, August 26 from 6 ‘ 8 p.m.

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Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Deputy Provost Bryna Sange

The New School Names Bryna Sanger Deputy Provost

he New School has named Bryna Sanger senior vice president for Academic Affairs and deputy provost in the university’s newly expanded Office of the Provost led by Tim Marshall. She is a policy and management expert with a focus on city service delivery, leadership, innovation, and performance management. Sanger has been with the university for […]

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The New School for Drama Students and Alumni Sweep 2009 Samuel French Short Play Festival for Third Year in a Row

The New School for Drama was well represented in the 34th Annual Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Short Play Festival, which took place this month at the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre in New York. Realer than that, written and directed by Kitt Lavoie (’01), was one of the six winners of this year’s festival and will be […]

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New School President Bob Kerrey Hosts Live Webcast on Health-Care Reform with Top Aides in U.S. Senate

New School President and former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey will host a live webcast from the recording studio in the U.S. Senate to discuss the health-care reform debate raging on Capitol Hill this summer. He will be joined by three top advisors to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senators Edward Kennedy and Max Baucus, […]

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