Parsons The New School for Design Alum, Essence Rodriguez (Photography, 2009) discusses her experiences at The New School. Recorded in the summer of 2009.
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 [...]
by Chris Crews, 2011 Social Justice Organizing Retreat Participant & Social Justice Committee Co-Chair Wow! It’s hard to sum up the four amazing days that were the first-ever New School Social Justice Leadership Retreat. After many months of planning, working, organizing and more planning, the event was a chance for nearly 30 New School students, [...]
In an effort to build inclusive campus cultures, The New School, along with other colleges and universities in the United States, has begun to institute administrative policies that reflect a better understanding of gender identity. This includes evaluating facilities and accommodations, data collection procedures, and the campus climate. As an initial step, the University Social [...]