Internships with Witness

WITNESS is currently taking summer internship applications. Take a look! Internships Internships at WITNESS offer a unique, hands-on opportunity to gain experience in the areas of human rights, video advocacy, communications, media operations, fundraising, IT, human resources, and nonprofit administration.  Interns participate in an array of activities depending on the department and projects, which may […]

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Open Invo presents “The Vibrant Future of the Creative Economy” – May 3

Join Open Invo for this pop-up conference: The Vibrant Future of the Creative Economy: Real World Value and Arts Thinking   May 3rd 11am-5pm Old School 233 Mott Street New York, NY Workshops, talks and discussions, rethinking how value is changing as arts-based thinking in integrated into business. Part of the New Museum’s IDEAS CITY […]

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Communities of: (REFLECTION) – 04/05 and 04/26 at The New School

Please join us for two “Communities of (Reflection)” events that continue the conversation from last semester’s on-campus exhibition. As you know, the “Communities of _______” symposium was cancelled because of Sandy last semester. Since there is no longer an exhibition up that we could use to contextualize a symposium, we have decided to rethink the […]

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The Applied Social Issues Internship

The internship encourages research that is conducted in cooperation with a community or government organization, public interest group or other not-for-profit entity that will benefit directly from the project. ELIGIBILITY Undergraduate seniors (rising seniors included), graduate students, and first-year post doctorates in psychology, applied social science, and related disciplines are eligible to apply. Applicant must be […]

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Find and follow your passion – NY Creative Interns at The New School – April 6, 2013

On Saturday, April 6, 2013, NY Creative Interns will produce a full day of informative discussions, networking opportunities, interactive workshops, and fun that will take place on the beautiful campus of The New School in Manhattan. You’ll be able to choose from a variety of sessions and make your own track that will guide you to […]

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Universities for a New Economy: A Conference at the New School, April 13, 2013

Universities for a New Economy On April 13th, 2013, the Universities for a New Economy conference at the New School for Social Research (NSSR) will investigate the particular role universities can play in promoting a shift towards a more democratic and socially and ecologically sustainable economic system. Organized by the NSSR Economics Student Union, the conference […]

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Cocoon: a space for students to share ideas for social good – Monday, April 8

The New School’s New Challenge Presents… Cocoon: a space for students to share ideas for social good Date/Time: Monday, April 8, 2013   7-9 PM Location: Hirshon Suite (Rm 205), 55 W 13th St Have an idea, looking for a partner or just interested in social innovation? The New Challenge presents THE COCOON where students can […]

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StartSomeGood: A Crowdfunding site for Social Innovators

Crowdfunding site StartSomeGood has upgraded its functionality and design to provide a more effective platform to connect social changemakers with the resources they need to execute their vision. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRLog (Press Release) – Mar. 18, 2013 – Crowdfunding site StartSomeGood has upgraded its functionality and design to provide a more effective platform to […]

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THIS WEEK: Get involved in New School-wide responses to climate change

New School’s Coalition to Confront Climate Change Challenges in Cities, C6 presents two events this week: Thursday, March 7, 2013, 6:00-7:30pm David Orr, Michael Kalil Endowment for Smart Design Fellow Lecture This year’s Kalil Fellow is the acclaimed environmentalist David Orr, the Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Politics at Oberlin College. His career […]

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Social Impact Design Webinar Series

As a follow up to the recently published Design and Social Impact white paper, National Endowment for the Arts will host a series of webinars to address recommendations and proposals articulated in the report.  Curated and hosted by thought leaders in the field of social impact design, the webinar series will build on discussions that began during the […]

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