New School University to Form Strategic Alliance with the Open University of the United Kingdom

New School University announced today that it intends to form a strategic alliance with Britain’s Open University to enable the two institutions to work closely together in distance and online education. As a starting point for the alliance, President Bob Kerrey of New School University and Vice Chancellor Brenda Gourley of The Open University signed […]

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Mannes College Of Music Announces Upcoming Master Classes: Pianist Claude Frank And Violist Roberto Diaz

Mannes College of Music, a division of New School University, announces upcoming master classes with pianist Claude Frank on Monday, February 10, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. and violist Roberto Diaz on Tuesday, February 11, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. The master classes are free and open to the public and take place at Mannes College of […]

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Cellist Anner Bylsma To Present A Master Class At Mannes College Of Music

Mannes College of Music, a division of New School University, announces a master class with internationally acclaimed cellist Anner Bylsma on Tuesday, February 4, 2003 at 3:00 p.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 the #1 […]

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Graduate Faculty Dean, Kenneth Prewitt, Co-Edits Section Of The New International Encyclopedia Of The Social And Behaviorial Sciences (Elsevier Publishing).

The Graduate Faculty, a division of New School University, announces that its Dean, Kenneth Prewitt, and Ira Katznelson, Ruggle Professor of Political Science at Columbia University and former Dean of the Graduate Faculty, are the co-editors of the “Public Policy” section of the new International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Elsevier Publishing, 2001).

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Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Jeremy Irons, John Travolta, Joanne Woodward And RenZe Zellweger Join Host James Lipton As Guests On The Actors Studio Seminars At New School University

The Actors Studio Seminars: The Craft of Theater and Film at New School University welcomes Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Jeremy Irons, John Travolta, Joanne Woodward and Ren√©e Zellweger as guests on the series this spring 2003 semester. Host James Lipton will interview these exceptional artists in-depth on their lives and careers. The Actors Studio Seminars […]

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The Actors Studio Drama School Announces The 7th Annual Repertory Season Wednesday, February 12 Saturday, May 10, 2003 Repertory Season Features The Work Of The Graduating Actors, Playwrights And Directors In The Program.

The Actors Studio Drama School of New School University announced today the program that it will present during its 7th Annual Repertory Season, opening on Wednesday, February 12, 2003 and running for 12 weeks through May 10, 2003. Performances take place at The Actors Studio Drama School Theatre located at 159 Bleecker Street in Greenwich […]

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Philippe Entremont Leads The Mannes Orchestra At Alice Tully Hall Concert Is Maestro Entremont’s Only NycAppearance This Season Program Features Berlioz’s “Le Corsaire” Overture, Bizet’sSymphony In C, Ravel’s “La Valse,” And Debussy’s “Iberia”

Guest conductor Philippe Entremont leads The Mannes Orchestra in his only NYC appearance this season on Monday, February 10, 2003 at 8:00 p.m. at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, 65th and Broadway, NYC. The program will feature Berlioz’s “Le Corsaire” Overture, Bizet’s Symphony in C, Ravel’s “La Valse,” and Debussy’s “Iberia” from “Images.” (David […]

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Mannes College Of Music Announces “The Birth Of Romanticism: From Haydn To Schubert” A Year-Long Festival Of Concerts, Master Classes, And Symposia Exploring Musical Romanticism

New School University’s Mannes College of Music announces “The Birth of Romanticism,” a year-long festival of concerts, master classes, and symposia exploring musical romanticism, from its roots in the Sturm und Drang of Haydn and Mozart to its early flowering in Beethoven, Rossini, and Schubert. Mannes’s young artists, distinguished faculty, and special guest artists, including […]

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Mannes College of Music “The Birth of Romanticism: From Haydn To Schubert”

CONCERT AND RECITAL SCHEDULE Friday, January 31, 2003–7 PM The New-York Historical Society Two West 77th Street Limited free admission for Mannes contributors. General public admission: $16 The New-York Historical Society members: $8 To order tickets, please call (212) 873-3400 (press 0)

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“Islam: The Public And Private Spheres” Conference At New School University Challenges Assumptions About Islam Speakers Include Iranian Dissident Mohsen Kadivar, Al-Jazeera Washington Bureau Chief Hafez Al-Mirazi, Novelist Orhan Pamuk.

“This is ‘about Islam’,” wrote Salman Rushdie nearly one year ago, in response to the events of September 11th In last week’s New York Times, Rushdie described Islam as an “ancient, deeply civilized culture of love, art and philosophical reflection… hijacked” by what he described last year as “paranoid Islam… the fastest-growing version of Islam […]

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