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Experiences@TNS: Essence Rodriguez

Parsons The New School for Design Alum, Essence Rodriguez (Photography, 2009) discusses her experiences at The New School. Recorded in the summer of 2009.    

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Social and Environmental Injustice: Recent Screening by NS Peer Health Advocates

By Monique Ngozi Nri, SJC Member Economic degradation begets environmental degradation which begets social degradation. Lower income communities are often exploited for profit.” -Majora Carter founder of the Sustainable South Bronx. Too often race and class are reliable indicators for the presence of environmental justice in any given neighborhood in the U.S. For example, where […]

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Former SJC Member Bill Gaskins Receives University Teaching Award

(Posted originally in New School News) At the president’s installation ceremony on Thursday, September 15, four faculty members, including Bill Gaskins (pictured second from left) a former member of the Social Justice Committee, were honored with 2011 Distinguished University Teaching Awards, the highest recognition The New School bestows for excellence in teaching. This year’s award […]

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