Curtain Rises on Second Year of The New School for Drama’s Summer Music Theater Immersion Experience

On the heels of its successful opening run, The New School for Drama has announced that applications are now being accepted for its Summer Music Theater Immersion Experience. Over three intensive weeks, the school brings together more Tony award-winning talent than can be found on any one stage, to give a select group of aspiring […]

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Urban Conversations: Leaders Share Strategies to Strengthen the Middle Class

The New School’s Public Programs can be seen via webcast on FORA.tv. To watch this program, visit http://fora.tv/2008/01/25/Strengthening_the_Middle_Class_Pt__1. Elected officials, policymakers, and leaders from around the country will participate in a major forum on the urban middle class in America, sharing strategies to create community-friendly development, a stronger workforce and solid middle-class jobs. Panelists will […]

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Locked Out: How Will NYC’s Neighborhoods Recover from the Mortgage Crisis?

The collapse of the housing market and its emphasis on subprime lending has concentrated foreclosures and financial ruin in select neighborhoods across the city. With interest rates on a large number of subprime mortgages due to adjust upward in 2008, the trend is likely to worsen for working-class homebuyers and small landlords. Policymakers and housing […]

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Mannes Orchestra Presents Two Concertos with Soloist Vladimir Felstman and New York City Premiere of Jennifer Higdon Work in Free Concert at Carnegie Hall

Renowned pianist and Mannes faculty member Vladimir Feltsman will perform as soloist with the Mannes Orchestra in the second of its two Carnegie Hall appearances during the 2007/2008 season. The first portion of the program on Tuesday, February 19 at 8:00 p.m. will feature Mr. Feltsman in J.S. Bach’s Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F […]

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“Besos de Luz by Lladro”

Luxury Education Foundation Brings Together Parsons and Columbia Business School To Develop Innovative Strategies for Leading Luxury Goods Companies

From forward-looking concepts for the Chanel shopping experience in 2012 to a luxury Internet site for Bulgari, the Luxury Education Foundation sponsored an innovative, interdisciplinary course that enabled students from Columbia Business School and Parsons The New School for Design to develop concepts for some of the world’s leading luxury goods companies. “The Design and […]

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Bob Kerrey to Remain President of The New School

I have decided I will not leave The New School to become a candidate for the United States Senate in Nebraska. The reason is simple enough: For my family and me now is not the time for me to re-enter politics as a candidate.

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Robert Massin

The New School Public Programs: Art and Design November-December 2007

The New School, including Parsons The New School for Design and The Vera List Center for Art and Politics, presents a range of events in the fields of art and design.

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Just Green Housing, Della Valle Bernheimer

Parsons Presents New Series on Social Responsibility and Design

Parsons The New School for Design has announced the launch of Design with a Conscience,, a series of lectures, symposia and exhibitions that will examine design in the context of social responsibility. The first program, Design with a Conscience: Public Housing,, will take place on November 5 at The New School, 66 W. 12 Street, […]

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The New School Presents “Monk at 90″

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music celebrates the 90th birthday of Thelonius Monk with two concerts featuring top artists including Slide Hampton, Junior Mance, Jimmy Owens, Ben Allison, and Matt Wilson as part of its October programs. The legendary pianist and composer will be honored with two different takes on his work: an […]

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West Facade of Margaretville Pavilion

Parsons Unveils Latest Design Workshop Project

Parsons The New School for Design will celebrate the completion of the latest project of The Design Workshop, the school’s acclaimed design-build program, with an exhibition on view from September 20 through October 26 documenting the evolution of this year’s project, its largest project to date, the design and construction of a 6,000-square-foot park pavilion […]

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