Parsons Dean Paul Goldberger in Conversation with Michael Graves

On Wednesday, Parsons The New School for Design will present the third in the season’s At the Parsons Table, when visionary architect and designer Michael Graves joins Parsons Dean Paul Goldberger for a lively discussion that will address some of the most topical issues in the field. Presented before a live audience at The New […]

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Mannes College The New School For Music Presents The Mannes Orchestra Performing Mendelssohn’s The Hebrides ( Fingal’s Cave, ) Op. 26

Mannes College The New School for Music presents The Mannes Orchestra, conducted by Otto-Werner Mueller, with special guest-artist Matei Varga, pianist and Alexi Gregory Concerto Competition Winner performing Mendelssohn’s The Hebrides ( Fingal’s Cave, ) Op. 26; Chopin’s Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21; and Brahms’s Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. […]

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The New School For Social Research Presents Cynthia Ozick at the The Rights of History and the Rights of Imagination, Lecture

The New School for Social Research announces the establishment of an endowed lectureship to commemorate the remarkable life and work of William Phillips, the founding co-editor of Partisan Review. He remained at the helm of the fiercely independent magazine from 1934 until his death in 2002. Cynthia Ozick, one of the most revered American novelists […]

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The New School Performing Arts Programs: March’April 2006. Panels, Lectures, Readings and Screenings

This spring, The New School presents an array of performing arts events, including lectures, discussions, and performances, at three of its schools: The New School for General Studies, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts, and The New School for Drama

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The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Calendar of Events: March-May 2006

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents an exciting series of concerts and special events this spring, including Monday Nights at Sweet Rhythm, its concert series at New York’s premier jazz club, Sweet Rhythm, featuring New School Jazz students, alumni, and special guest artists. The Jazz Presents series showcases the work of New […]

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James Hansen, Silenced Nasa Scientist, to Speak Out at Politics and Science: How Their Interplay Creates Public Policy,

James Hansen, a leading NASA climate scientist under fire from the Bush administration for decrying its poor track record on reducing greenhouse gas emissions linked to global warming, has agreed to speak at The New School on Friday, February 10 as part of a two-day conference called Politics and Science: How Their Interplay Creates Public […]

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Provost Takes On New Role at The New School

President of The New School Bob Kerrey announced today that Arjun Appadurai has decided to step down as Provost and Chief Academic Officer of the university. Effective July 1, 2006, he will become a fully-tenured member of the university faculty, as John Dewey Professor in the Social Sciences, and will assume responsibilities for directing The […]

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The Public Talks Roundtable: Writers and the Public Theater

As a part of a year-long celebration of the Public Theater’s 50th anniversary, two generations of Public Theater playwrights gather at The New School to discuss their experiences. This collaboration is the first one in a series between The New School and the Public Theater. Sponsored by The Public Theater’s 50th Anniversary Celebration, the Writing […]

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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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The New School Launches Major Environmental Studies Initiative

The New School has announced the establishment of the Tishman Environment and Design Center, a major education and research initiative in the field of environmental studies. The center, officially launched in January 2006, will build an undergraduate curriculum in environmental and allied sciences and support cross-disciplinary, long-term research projects. The university has appointed Joel Towers, […]

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