Mannes College The New School for Music Announces Fall 2010 Classical Music Performances and Events

NEW YORK, September 17, 2010, Mannes College The New School for Music presents numerous events of special interest. ‚Ä®‚Ä®Highlights of this season include two free concerts by the Mannes Orchestra at Alice Tully Hall, both conducted by David Hayes, Director of Orchestral and Conducting Studies. (more…)

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DATE CHANGE: Nestor Kirchner Lecture at The New School Changed to Monday, September 27

The time and date of Nestor Kirchner’s lecture at the Observatory on Latin America of The New School have been changed to 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, September 27. Nestor Kirchner, Secretary-General of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) and former President of Argentina, will give a public lecture titled, “Latin America […]

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The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Highlights Fall 2010 Public Programs

This fall, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music will present several concerts highlighting Ritmo del Baile (Rhythm of the Dance) with two groups that blend American jazz traditions with Afro-Cuban roots, creating sounds that make it impossible to sit in your seat. These special collaborations are led by prominent New School Jazz faculty […]

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The New School Presents Exhibition Exploring Urban Agriculture, Civic Engagement and Design

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) at Parsons The New School for Design presents Living Concrete/Carrot City, an exhibition that explores the role of design and grassroots activism in the development of urban agriculture, and its effect on neighborhoods, health and the environment in cities such as New York. (more…)

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Parsons Appoints Rama Chorpash as Director of Product Design

Parsons The New School for Design has announced that the award-winning designer Rama Chorpash has been named director of Product Design in its School of Constructed Environments. (more…)

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University Students Bring Solar Decathlon to the Community

Forging new ground in the Solar Decathlon, a team of students from Parsons The New School for Design, Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy, and Stevens Institute of Technology have announced they will develop a solar-powered home for residents of the District of Columbia, working in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of […]

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Tackling the Classics and the Avant Garde

The New School for Drama is pleased to announce its expansive 2010 fall season beginning with William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, followed by the FIRST LOOK Workshop Performance Series featuring Elmer Rice’s The Adding Machine, and culminating with the New Visions Directing Festival.‚Ä®‚Ä® (more…)

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The New School Public Programs: Literary Events

The New School’s fall roster of readings and talks brings to campus many of the most distinguished writers and thinkers of our time. (more…)

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David Van Zandt will be The New School's next president

The New School Names David E. Van Zandt New President

The New School Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of David E. Van Zandt, dean and professor of law at the Northwestern University School of Law, as the eighth president of the university. The New School, which offers some of the nation’s most respected degree programs in the humanities and social sciences, design, public […]

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Parsons Presents MFA Photography Thesis Exhibition

Parsons The New School for Design presents Graduate Works in Photography, its annual exhibition of MFA Photography thesis work, in the Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center through September 11, 2010. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, August 25 from 6-8 p.m. (more…)

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