Parsons Presents First Annual Sustainable Design Review

A nature-inspired subway design and eco-friendly food vendor carts took first and second place, respectively, at the first annual Sustainable Design Review at Parsons The New School for Design. This newly launched initiative was conceived and coordinated by a team of Parsons students to promote awareness of sustainability by showcasing the work of students from […]

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The Mannes College The New School for Music and Project Canci√≥n Espa√±ola Launch Mannes Summer Institute of Art Song in Spanish, June 26’July 2, 2007

Mannes College The New School for Music announces the inaugural season of the Mannes Summer Institute of Art Song in Spanish, which will take place from June 26 through July 2, 2007. Through its collaboration with Project Canci√≥n Espa√±ola (based in Granada, Spain), Mannes will offer the first summer institute at a major U.S. conservatory […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music Announces Summer 2007 Institutes, Festivals and Seminars

The city’s classical music scene heats up this summer at Mannes College The New School for Music, which will present a number of noteworthy classical music institutes, festivals, and seminars that go beyond the usual light, summer fare. These include The Seventh Annual Mannes Beethoven Institute, June 3’10; The Institute and Festival for Contemporary Performance, […]

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FAO Schwarz Partners with Parsons to Showcase the Future of Fashion

Parsons The New School for Design debuted childrenswear collections by graduating students in its fashion design program at a special runway presentation at FAO Schwarz, America’s oldest and most prestigious toy store. Parsons’ Honorary Chair of Fashion Design Tim Gunn hosted the event, Parsons’ first fashion show devoted exclusively to childrenswear collections.

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The New School to Hold 71st Commencement Ceremony Friday, May 18, 2007, 2:30 P.M., In Madison Square Garden

The New School announced today that it will hold its 71st Commencement ceremony on Friday, May 18, 2007 at 2:30 p.m., at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan. New School President Bob Kerrey will address the graduates and confer the honorary degrees and special awards. 2003 Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi will […]

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The Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA) Presents Realistic Growth Policy for Our Time: A Conference Featuring Leading Economists

On April 13, a full-day conference at The New School will shed fresh light on one of the hottest topics in economics today: the relationship between income distribution and economic growth. Leading economists , including Robert Gordon (Northwestern), Robert Pollin (U-Mass), and Michael Piore (MIT), will debate major issues like inequality in the American economy, […]

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Kristin Chenoweth Joins Tony-Studded Line-Up of Visiting Artists at The New School For Drama’s Summer Music Theater Immersion Experience

The New School for Drama is pleased to announce that Kristin Chenoweth (Wicked, The Apple Tree, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), the Tony Award-winning actress and star of stage, screen, and television, has joined the roster of visiting artists to its Summer Music Theater Immersion Experience. During this intensive three-week program, which runs June […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music Presents The Mannes Opera Performing Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro

The Mannes Opera, conducted by Joseph Colaneri, will perform a fully staged production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro featuring singers from the Mannes Opera Program backed by The Mannes Orchestra. The production will give opera lovers the opportunity to enjoy performances by rising voices in the opera world. As Anne Midgette has […]

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Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling: Nachtmann Crystal Partners With Parsons The New School for Design

It is said that a successful education enables the student to become the master. This spring, the expression will gain new meaning for ten product design students at Parsons The New School for Design. Parsons and Nachtmann Crystal, a division of Riedel Glassworks, have announced a collaboration in which students will research and develop a […]

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Parsons The New School for Design Hosts Symposium on Contemporary Issues in the Field of Interior Design

Parsons The New School for Design will host After Taste, a two-day symposium that will take a critical look at contemporary issues in the field of interior design, taking place March 30-31, 2007. Organized by the Department of Architecture, Interior Design and Lighting, the event celebrates the centennial of interior design at Parsons, with a […]

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