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New School Students to Select 7 SJC Representatives, Voting Closes Friday Oct. 5

SELECT YOUR STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES TO THE SOCIAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE All students are invited to select seven representatives to the Social Justice Committee. Enter your selections on the Google form┬áhere. Submit your responses by Friday, October 5. Only one submission per student will be accepted. Below is a list of the interested students. A brief summary […]

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The New School Social Justice Resource Center Opens This Week at 66 W. 12th St.

This week marks the opening of the Social Justice Resource Center (SJRC), a project facilitated by the Social Justice Initiatives/Office of the Provost.┬áThe Resource Center, located in Room 709, 66 West 12th St, is a space where students, faculty, and staff at the New School can meet, borrow materials, read, and build community. The SJRC […]

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Video: Grace Lee Boggs Event at The New School

With Bill Gaskins, Melina Pelaez and Grace Lee Boggs

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TRANSCRIPT: Grace Lee Boggs at The New School, April 22, 2012

The following is the transcript from the recent event with Grace Lee Boggs at The New School in Tishman Auditorium. The event also included Melina Pelaez, New School student and faculty member Bill Gaskins. Jesse Villalobos: Welcome to the New School, everyone! Thanks for coming out on such a cold, rainy day.   We’re glad […]

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The Feminist Collective and New School Community Take Back the Night

Last night students, faculty and staff from The New School joined in solidarity for a march through the streets of the Union Square neighborhood to “Take Back the Night” and make our community safer for all. Annual Take Back the Night events were co-sponsored by New School’s Feminist Collective, the Wellness and Health Promotion program, […]

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Movement Organizer, Grace Lee Boggs to Appear at The New School Sunday, April 22

“The Next American Revolution: Where Do We Go From Here?” A Conversation With Movement Organizer, Grace Lee Boggs Sunday April 22, 2012, 6-8 PM The New School, Tishman Auditorium, 66 W. 12th St. New York City “Now, in order to answer the question, “Where do we go from here?, , we must first honestly recognize […]

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Provost Tim Marshall Presents on Social Justice Initiatives at Recent University Town Hall

Tim Marshall Speaks to The New School Community on University Social Justice Initiatives at the March 20 Town Hall.

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3 Questions for The University’s Social Justice Committee Co-Chairs

(Pictured above, from left to right: Judy Mejia, Shana Agid and Chris Crews) This fall, the university Social Justice Committee elected three new co-chairs for the 2011-12 school year. The co-chairs elected include, staff co-chair, Judy Mejia, Lang, Social Justice & Civic Engagement; Student co-chair, Chris Crews, Politics, NSSR; Faculty co-chair, Shana Agid, Art, Media […]

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Spring Faculty Series Focuses on Civic Engagement Teaching, Courses & Projects

The Office of the Provost is sponsoring a yearlong series of workshops organized broadly around university initiatives intended to promote excellence in teaching, practice, and scholarship and make the classroom, studio, and community-based laboratory more democratic and critical spaces. This spring, the focus of the series is advancing equity in civic engagement, community partnerships and […]

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