New School University Announces $7 Million Gift To Parsons School Of Design From Sheila C. Johnson. Largest Donation In Parsons’ 107-Year History.

New School University President Bob Kerrey and Parsons School of Design Dean, H. Randolph Swearer, announced today the largest single gift in Parsons’ 107-year history. Sheila C. Johnson, co-founder of Black Entertainment Television, has donated $7 million to create a new center of innovation for Parsons, providing students with the kind of technology and access […]

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Murray Perahia To Present A Master Class At Mannes College Of Music

Pianist and Mannes alumnus Murray Perahia will give a master class at Mannes College of Music, a division of New School University, on Tuesday, April 29, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. The master class, which is free and open to the public, will take place at Mannes College of Music, 150 West 85th Street, NYC. (Take […]

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Paul Krugman, New York Times Columnist And Princeton Economist, To Give The Irene And Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture At New School University On Tuesday, April 22, 2003

New School University announced today that Paul Krugman, columnist with The New York Times and Professor of Economics and International Affairs at Princeton University, will give this year’s Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture on Tuesday, April 22, 2003, 6:00 PM at New School University’s Tishman Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street, NYC. Paul Krugman’s lecture […]

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Conductor David Hayes Leads The Mannes Orchestra Concert Spotlights Mannes Students: Conductor David Rosenmeyer And Violinist Mingzhao Zhou

Conductor David Hayes leads The Mannes Orchestra of Mannes College of Music, a division of New School University, on Thursday, April 10, 2003 at 8:00 p.m. at John Jay College, located at 899 Tenth Avenue between 58th and 59th Streets. The free concert spotlights two talented Mannes students: conductor David Rosenmeyer and violinist Mingzhao Zhou. […]

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New School University’s Jazz Program Spring 2003 Concert Series Opens With New School University’s Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra Conducted By Bobby Sanabria

New School University’s Jazz Program will present three concerts this spring 2003 featuring the Jazz Program’s Orchestra Repertory Ensembles. Students in the Jazz Program have the opportunity to participate in these ensembles and work closely with the instructors who have vast experience in their performance areas. Featured ensembles in the series include The New School […]

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“New Faces In Jazz” New School University’s Jazz Program Presents A Concert In Celebration Of The Grammy Awards

New School University’s Jazz Program will present “New Faces in Jazz,” a concert by outstanding Jazz Program students, on Wednesday, February 19, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. in celebration of the upcoming Grammy Awards in NYC. The concert will take place at New School University’s Jazz Performance Space located at 55 West 13th Street, 5th Floor, […]

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Parsons School Of Design Architecture Students “Take The Field”

The Design Workshop, a graduate design/build program within the Department of Architecture at Parsons School of Design, has volunteered to assist “Take the Field” a public-private non-profit organization dedicated to rebuilding public school athletic facilities in New York City by 2004.

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Guitar Virtuoso Les Paul, Kansas City Blues Legend Jay Mcshann, And Blue Note Records President Bruce Lundvall To Be Honored With Beacons In Jazz Award

New School University’s Jazz Program will honor guitar virtuoso Les Paul and Blues master Jay McShann in a gala evening on Tuesday, April 1, 2003 at 6:30 p.m. at Manhattan’s Supper Club. Bruce Lundvall, Jazz visionary and President of Blue Note Records, will also receive a Beacons Award.

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Mannes College Of Music Presents A Master Class With Bassist Donald Palma

Mannes College of Music, a division of New School University, will present a master class with bassist Donald Palma on Tuesday, March 19, 2003 at 12:00 noon. The master class, which is free and open to the public, will take place at Mannes College of Music, Goldmark Hall, 150 West 85th Street, NYC. (Take the […]

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Parsons School Of Design Announces New Chair Of History Of Decorative Arts

Parsons School of Design Dean, H. Randolph Swearer, announced the appointment of Sarah E. Lawrence to the position of Director of the History of Decorative Arts Program. This Master’s Program is offered jointly by Parsons School of Design, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, and the Smithsonian Associates in Washington, D.C.

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