Teresa Ghildarducci, Director of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, Presents Plan for Retirement Security at AARP Panel

With the U.S. personal savings rate in the red, the future is increasingly uncertain for many middle- and low-income households. Teresa Ghilarducci, economist, author, and retirement security expert, will join a panel convened by the AARP to present her proposal for Guaranteed Retirement Accounts as a responsible public policy solution to restructure and secure the […]

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Howard Socol and Diane von Furstenberg

Parsons Honors Diane von Furstenberg and Howard Socol at 60th Annual Benefit and Fashion Show

Parsons The New School for Design honored Diane von Furstenberg, designer and President of CFDA, and Howard Socol, the chairman and CEO of Barneys New York, at its 60th Annual Benefit and Fashion Show at the Grand Hyatt New York last evening. At the event, Diane von Furstenberg announced a gift of $250,000 to fund […]

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Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin and Milano Announce Scholarships for Atlanta Residents

Mayor Shirley Franklin and Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy today announced the availability of the Urban Conversations Scholarship for aspiring Atlanta graduate students starting in the Fall 2008 semester. The New School is dedicating this scholarship to Franklin for her participation in the June 1, 2007 conference titled ‘Urban Conversations: Strengthening […]

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The Mannes Opera Performing Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

The Mannes Opera, conducted by Joseph Colaneri, will perform a fully staged production of Francis Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites featuring two international casts of singers from the Mannes Opera Program backed by The Mannes Orchestra.

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Andrea Soros Colombel, Abigail Disney and Peter Peterson discuss their philanthropy work.

BIG Gifts, BIG Ideas, BIG Impact: A Conversation with Philanthropists Abigail Disney, Peter Peterson, and Andrea Soros Colombel

Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy announced today that Abigail Disney, Peter Peterson and Andrea Soros Colombel‘three of America’s most influential philanthropists’will participate in a conversation April 21 on current issues in philanthropy and the future of charitable giving. The event is part of the annual Milano series Big Gifts, Big Ideas, […]

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Lang Spring Dance Performance Featuring Works by Wally Cordona and Others

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts presents the Lang Spring Dance Performance, featuring original dance works conceived and directed by Lang Dance Faculty Members, Eric Jackson Bradley, Rebecca Stenn, Takehiro Ueyama, Karla Wolfangle and special guest Wally Cardona. The works will be performed by students from the Eugene Lang College Dance Program.

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Arianna Huffington Presents “The Road to 2008: Presidential Politics Today”

The New School’s Public Programs can be seen via webcast at FORA.tv. To view this program, please visit http://fora.tv/2008/04/17/Arianna_Huffington-Presidential_Politics_Today. Arianna Huffington will join Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy to present the 2008 Henry Cohen Lecture titled, The Road to 2008: Presidential Politics Today,, an up-to-the-minute, headline-driven analysis of the 2008 presidential […]

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Center for New York City Affairs Hosts Panel on the Future of the City’s Juvenile Justice System

City and State leaders are taking simultaneous steps to scale back an institutionalized approach to juvenile justice and invest resources in community education and prevention. State leaders are debating proposals to close several near-empty juvenile facilities and revamp a system that has long invested only modest resources in community-based alternatives. Meanwhile, New York City is […]

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The Long View: How Can New York Preserve Housing Affordability?

New York has long depended on subsidy programs to facilitate affordable housing development. However, as policies and programs designed as incentives sunset, tens of thousands of units have reverted to market rate over the last decade, with 15,000 more set to do so in the near future. Housing policy officials, affordable housing advocates and developers […]

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The New School Presents Brazilian Jazz at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents an evening of Brazilian Jazz at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club Coca- Cola. The New School Brazilian Jazz Ensemble was established in 1995 by renowned Brazilian Jazz musician and New School Jazz faculty member Richard Boukas to showcase this music to a wider New York […]

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