Announcement to The New School Community Re: The Appointment of Tim Gunn as Chief Creative Officer, Liz Claiborne, Inc.

We write to let you know that Tim Gunn, Chair of Fashion Design at Parsons, has accepted an extraordinary professional opportunity in the fashion industry. Effective March 5, he will become Chief Creative Officer at Liz Claiborne, Inc.

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The New School Unveils Threshold by Artist Brian Tolle

The New School today unveiled a new commission by acclaimed artist and Parsons alumnus Brian Tolle. Threshold is a site-specific work installed in the Dorothy H. Hirshon Suite in Arnhold Hall, a meeting room for university receptions with visiting dignitaries. Tolle blends history, architecture, and technology to breathe life into the space by simulating movement […]

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The New School and City Year New York Announce‚Ä® New Scholarships

The New School and City Year New York today announced the launch of a five-year pilot program to offer matching scholarships to students beginning with the 2007-2008 academic year. Up to five scholarships will be awarded to City Year Scholars,, graduates of the City Year Program who are admitted into Eugene Lang College The New […]

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Senator Charles Schumer to Speak on Winning Back the Middle-Class

The New School announced today that Senator Charles Schumer (D-New York) will deliver the inaugural Robert J. Milano lecture Thursday, February 22, 7 p.m., at 66 West 12th Street. As the architect of the Democrats’ 2006 Senate victory, Schumer offered a message and mandate that persuaded middle-class voters. Across the campaign trail and now in […]

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The New School for Drama Presents Second Annual Random Acts! One-Act Play Festival

For six weekends this spring, the Random Acts! One-Act Play Festival invites audiences to experience the best of The New School for Drama’s up-and-coming actors, directors, and playwrights. Free to the public, the festival features works by John Guare, David Lindsay-Abaire, Anton Chekhov, David Ives, Tennessee Williams, Terrence McNally, and more, as well as seven […]

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Master of Science Program in Global Finance Launched at The New School, NYC

The New School, a leading university in New York City, announces the launch of an innovative Master of Science program in Global Finance. The one-year program provides intensive application-oriented training in the state-of-the-art techniques and practices of financial engineering. Beyond giving students from around the world the tools to excel in this field in general, […]

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The New School Public Programs: Art and Design Spring 2007

This spring, 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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The New School Public Programs: Politics and Current Affairs Spring 2007

The New School announced today that Senator Charles Schumer (D-New York) will deliver the inaugural Robert J. Milano lecture Thursday, February 22, 7 p.m., at 66 West 12th Street. As the architect of the Democrats’ 2006 Senate victory, Schumer offered a message and mandate that persuaded middle-class voters. Across the campaign trail and now in […]

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The New School Public Programs: Literary Events Spring 2007

This spring, The New School and its Writing Program presents a wide range of literary events and readings. Highlights include readings by Madhur Jaffrey (Feb. 14), Pulitzer Prize winning poet Paul Muldoon (Feb. 13), Dan Chiasson (Feb. 13), Langdon Hammer, editor of the new Library of America edition of Hart Crane’s poems and letters (Feb. […]

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The New School for Drama to Present Black Snow

Next month, The New School for Drama will present playwright Keith Reddin’s award-winning Black Snow, a dramatization of the novel by Mikhail Bulgakov. The play will be directed by Glynis Rigsby, founder of the Black Cat Group, and performed by third-year acting MFA students at Drama. Black Snow runs November 16’18 at The New School […]

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