Social Justice Committee – September 2016 Updates

Curious about what the university-wide Social Justice Committee is up to? Check out the minutes below from their first meeting of the 2016-17 academic year. Or better yet, sit in on an upcoming meeting! The next meeting is Wednesday, October 19th at 3:00 pm in the Orozco Room (712) at 66 West 12th Street.   […]

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Join the Social Justice Committee!

The New School’s Social Justice Committee (SJC) is seeking applications from individuals interested in being committee members starting in the 2016–2017 year. The SJC is composed of students, faculty, staff, and administrators from colleges and departments of the university. Unless otherwise possible, the group meets on either the second or third Wednesday of each month […]

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Social Justice Committee – April 2016 Updates

Curious about what the university-wide Social Justice Committee is up to? Check out the minutes below from their April meeting. Or better yet, sit in on an upcoming meeting! The next meeting is Wednesday, May 25th at 3:00 pm in the Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub (outside rooms 513/514 in the University Center). ***************************** […]

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Social Justice Committee – March 2016 Updates

Curious about what the university-wide Social Justice Committee is up to? Check out the minutes below from their March meeting. Or better yet, sit in on an upcoming meeting! The next meeting is this Wednesday, April 20th at 3:00 pm in the Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub (outside rooms 513/514 in the University Center). […]

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Social Justice Committee – (Early) February 2016 Updates

Minutes from the New School Social Justice Committee Meeting 2/3/2016 In Attendance: Keisha Davenport-Ramirez (Staff co-chair), Paul Marcus (Faculty co-chair), Susan Mayer (Faculty), Onno DeJong (Faculty), Nicholas Allanach (Staff),Susan Austin (Staff), Cynthia Lawson (Staff), Brita Servaes (Staff), Gail Drakes (Dir. of Social Justice Initiatives), George Fisher (Faculty), Shannon Logan (Staff), Gigi Polo (Faculty), Zsuzsa Feher (Student), Ollin Rodriguez […]

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Social Justice Committee – December 2015 Updates

Curious about what the university-wide Social Justice Committee is up to? Check out the minutes below from their December meeting. Or better yet, sit in on an upcoming meeting! The next meeting is this Wednesday, February 3rd at 3:00 pm in the the Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub (outside rooms 513/514 in the University […]

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November 2015 update from the Social Justice Committee

There is a lot of renewed energy among this year’s university-wide Social Justice Committee at The New School (SJC). The SJC has elected new faculty and student co-chairs – Paul Marcus and Masoom Moitra (along with the staff co-chair – Keisha Davenport-Ramirez who is continuing her term this year) and continue to have their meetings […]

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FREE screenings of Ava DuVernay’s “Selma” at The New School

Great news! The Office of Social Justice Initiatives at The New School is hosting two free community screenings of Ava DuVernay’s celebrated film, “Selma.” When and where… Saturday, February 28th, 2:00 pm at 66 W12th Street (near 6th Ave) & Monday, March 2nd, 5:30 pm at 63 5th Avenue (at 14th street, The New School […]

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The Story of Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub

Commencement is a time for looking back on past accomplishments as well as looking to the future. In this reflection on her time at The New School, graduating senior Brittany Duck reflects the creation of the Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub in the new University Center: *     *     * With graduation rapidly approaching, it’s […]

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“I Use My Love to Guide Me”: A Conversation with Trans activists CeCe McDonald, Reina Gossett and Dean Spade

Join us on Monday, April 21st – Register today! In her first major public event in New York City, CeCe McDonald joins prison abolition activists Reina Gossett and Dean Spade in a conversation about her experiences surviving trauma and impossible situations, and the importance of collective organizing for people facing systems of violence. In 2011, CeCe McDonald was a fashion design student at […]

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