Jon Robin Baitz and Jo Bonney to Teach at The New School for Drama in Spring 2009

The New School for Drama has announced that two award-winning artists, playwright Jon Robin Baitz and director Jo Bonney, will be joining the faculty for the Spring 2009 semester. Baitz will be teaching Playwriting and Bonney will be instructing a course on Directing Short Plays. Baitz will be teaching while faculty member Michael Weller is […]

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Parsons The New School for Design Launches MFA in Interior Design

Parsons The New School for Design, which established the first interior design program in the nation in 1906, has announced a new Master of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design.* This groundbreaking program will play a leadership role in addressing the challenges and opportunities of interior design in the 21st century. It will integrate history, […]

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Parsons The New School for Design Honors Mario Buatta ’61 with Centurion Award for Design Excellence

Parsons The New School for Design honored Mario Buatta, class of 1961, with the third Centurion Award for Design Excellence this evening at a dinner in his honor at the Mandarin Oriental New York. The Centurion Award recognizes Parsons alumni and industry leaders who have significantly contributed to society through their work in design. Previous […]

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New School Jazz Presents Jimmy Owens and Improv Ensemble at Dizzy’s

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music’s Improvisation Ensemble presents a tribute to Dizzzy Gillespie and Tom McIntosh under the direction of Jimmy Owens with special guest Wycliffe Gordon on trombone on Monday, December 15, at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola at Lincoln Center, with sets at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. A Jazz faculty member, […]

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Center for New York City Affairs Hosts Panel on Link Between Student Achievement and Family Support

New York City’s public schools are held accountable for their students’ educational progress, but what happens when problems at home hold students back or when they don’t come to school at all? The Center for New York City Affairs will release an analysis of absenteeism in the early grades at city schools as part of […]

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The Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis Presents Renowned Economist James K. Galbraith in a Discussion of the Failure of Free Markets

The Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis will host a discussion with James K. Galbraith of the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas. He will discuss adherence to the failed theory of free markets as limiting the potential for a real response to the ailing economy. He will be […]

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The Graduate Program in International Affairs Presents: “Bosnia and Herzogovina – Moving Forward”

The New School’s Graduate Program of International Affairs will hold an international symposium on the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, featuring Member of the Presidency H.E. Zeljko Komsic. This two-day conference is devoted to the future prospects of the Balkan state, with attention to the continuing instability in the region as a whole. It will […]

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The New School and the Social Research Journal Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the ‘University in Exile’ and Announce Conference on Global Academic Freedom

The New School for Social Research and its flagship journal, Social Research: An International Quarterly of the Social Sciences, will host the conference Free Inquiry at Risk: Universities in Dangerous Times, from October 29’30 at The New School. The conference will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the University in Exile, an institution created within the […]

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Parsons Presents Stolen Moments: The Photographs of Ronny Jaques

Parsons The New School for Design presents an evening with Town & Country Editor-in-Chief Pamela Fiori, author of the recently published Stolen Moments: The Photographs of Ronny Jaques (Glitterati Incorporated). Fiori will discuss the book, which chronicles the life and work of photographer Ronny Jaques, a contemporary of Richard Avedon, Lillian Bassman and Horst. Jacques’ […]

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The New School’s Social Research Journal Announces Major Conference Investigating Academic and Intellectual Freedom Across the Globe

The New School for Social Research and its flagship journal, Social Research: An International Quarterly of the Social Sciences, will host the conference Free Inquiry at Risk: Universities in Dangerous Times, from October 29’30 at The New School. The conference will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the University in Exile, an institution created within the […]

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