Center for New York City Affairs to Host Panel with Head of NYC’s Administration for Children’s Services on the Changing Demands Placed on Foster Parents

The Center for New York City Affairs will host a panel of policy makers, practitioners, parents and foster teens to discuss the changing demands placed on foster parents. New York City’s foster care system has made headway in finding family homes for young people, especially younger teens, who once would have lived in group homes […]

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Mannes College The New School For Music Announces 2008-09 Master Artist In Residence Deborah Voigt

Mannes College The New School for Music has announced that Deborah Voigt, the world-renowned soprano, will be a Master Artist in Residence for the 2008’09 academic year. Ms. Voigt will work privately with students and might offer a public master class.

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Mannes College The New School for Music Announces 2008-09 Master Artist in Residence Deborah Voigt

Mannes College The New School for Music has announced that Deborah Voigt, the world-renowned soprano, will be a Master Artist in Residence for the 2008’09 academic year. Ms. Voigt will work privately with students and might offer a public master class.

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Lang Announces Blondell Cummings as Visiting Artist and Celebrates ART WORK Series

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts has announced the choreographer, dancer and arts advocate Blondell Cummings as its Fall 2008 Visiting Artist. Blondell Cummings will lead a three-week workshop series, 30/30 Meditations on the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights,, which will conclude with a site specific performance/installation on October 7 at 5:00 […]

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Parsons Presents “Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding”

Parsons The New School for Design will present a timely exhibition exploring the potency of democracy as a global brand in Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding. On view October 16, 2008 through February 1, 2009, the exhibition inaugurates the first fall season at The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Parsons’ new venue for […]

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Top Labor Economist to Deliver Lecture on Social, Political Consequences to Growing Income Disparities in the U.S.

The New School’s Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA) will host Sanford Jacoby, Professor of Management, Public Policy, & History at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, to present a lecture on the future of capitalism and the link between financial development and rising income inequality and employment risk. Professor Jacoby, a historian and economist, […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music Announces 2008-2009 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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Food Studies Public Programs: Fall 2008

This fall, the New School Food Studies program presents three events exploring food writing and literature. The events are part of the school’s food studies program, a series of continuing education courses and public programs that examine the relationship between food, politics and popular culture. For more information, please visit www.newschool.edu/foodstudies. Food Writing Forum: Gastronomica

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The New School for Drama Names John Turturro 2008-2009 Artist-In-Residence

The New School for Drama has announced that award-winning actor John Turturro will be the distinguished Artist-in-Residence for the 2008, 09 academic year. Turturro is the recipient of a multitude of awards and accolades for his extensive acting work in theater, film and television. Most recently, he was nominated for a SAG Award for his […]

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‘Feet in Two Worlds’ Journalist Reports on the Presidential Candidates’ Outreach to Latino Voters

Eleven million Latinos are expected to vote in this year’s presidential election (60% more than in the 2004 elections), and 3 million of them are young voters. Feet in Two Worlds journalist Martina Guzm√°n examines how the Presidential campaigns are increasingly tailoring their outreach to subsets of Latino voters”a large and diverse electorate that has […]

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