Exhibition Showcases 9/11 Living Memorials

After the attacks of September 11, 2001, hundreds of individuals and groups across the country created living memorials, ranging from single tree-plantings to the creation of new parks to the restoration of existing forests. From October 6 to 27, 2006, The New School and USDA Forest Service will highlight these efforts in the multimedia exhibition […]

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Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy Presents a Public Conversation with Newt Gingrich

On September 13, Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy will hold a public conversation with Newt Gingrich. An expert on healthcare, military issues, international affairs, and world history, Gingrich will discuss how real change can help the poor, the powerless, and those left out of the American dream. He will draw heavily […]

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Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy Presents a Public Conversation with Newt Gingrich

The New School, including Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy, the Wolfson Center for National Affairs, and the Leonard and Louise Riggio Writing and Democracy Program present a range of programs addressing topical issues of New York City, national and international affairs.

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Benjamin Lee Appointed Provost Of The New School

New School president Bob Kerrey has announced the appointment of Benjamin Lee as provost and chief academic officer of the university. Lee joined the university in July 2004 as dean of The New School for Social Research, one of the eight divisions of The New School. For the past two years, he has also been […]

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New School to House National Commission for Quality Long-Term Care

The New School has been selected to administer the National Commission for Quality Long-Term Care. Created in October 2004, the Commission is charged with evaluating the current quality of long-term care, identifying factors that influence the ability to improve quality of this care, and tracking improvement in the years ahead.

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The New School Establishes First Undergraduate Program in Writing and Democracy

The New School today announced a new and important undergraduate program in Writing and Democracy. The Riggio Writing and Democracy Program,, made possible by a generous donation from Leonard and Louise Riggio, will explore the vital connections between democracy and citizenship and the skills of reading, writing, and rhetoric. The program will start this fall.

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The New School for Drama Names John Patrick Shanley Artist-in-Residence

The New School for Drama has announced that award-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley will be the Distinguished Artist-in-Residence at the school starting this fall. Shanley comes to the school on the heels of winning the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 2005 Tony Award for Best Play for Doubt. A director and screenwriter as […]

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The New School Presents The Black Factory By William Pope.L

The Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School presents a performance of The Black Factory by artist William Pope.L. Performing what Pope.L terms a mobile service experiment,, The Black Factory and its cast travels around the country by truck to promote discussions on race, difference, and community, combining rehearsed skits with […]

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The New School Wins JPMorgan Chase Community Development Competition

The New School received first place in JPMorgan Chase’s 13th annual Community Development Competition for its project Strengthening the Community Fabric: Achieving a Triple Bottom Line in West Harlem., Partnering with the Fortune Society, an organization that advocates for incarcerated individuals, the team developed a multi-use building for the organization to be built on a […]

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Vladimir Feltsman to Perform a Cycle of Complete Mozart Sonatas this Fall at The New School

As part of the worldwide celebration of the 250th anniversary of Mozart’s birth, The New School will present internationally renowned musician Vladimir Feltsman performing all of Mozart’s piano sonatas, as well as a selection of other important Mozart works for solo piano, on a replica of a historic fortepiano in a series of five concerts […]

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