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Close Silicon Valley’s Gender Gap

Silicon Valley has always been a male-dominated world. Based on reports submitted by leading tech companies like Google and Intel, 71 percent of their employees are men and 29 percent are women. But not at Parsons School of Design, part of The New School, where these statistics are reversed. In our Design and Technology MFA […]

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Parsons Students Combat Sex Trafficking Through Game Design

In New Delhi, India, the number of child disappearances is staggering: five youths have been reported missing in the Indian capital every day since 2010. Out of the 8,470 missing children, including 4,620 boys and 2,665 girls, around 1,800 are yet to be found. The troubling explanation? Human traffickers — criminals who deal in the […]

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Former New Challenge winners receive $5K in grants from Manhattan DA

The Manhattan district attorney’s office has a sweet deal for businesses putting at-risk youth. Three nonprofits that aim to create jobs for people from poor neighborhoods and those who have been in jail won $7.1 million in grants from the office’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative, DA Cyrus Vance Jr. announced Monday. The organizations include Drive […]

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New Challenge Application Process Informational Webinar

What: New Challenge Application Process Informational Webinar When:  Wednesday, December 2 from 3 to 4 pm ET How: To RSVP for the webinar, please go to http://bit.ly/210bVNL and fill out the registration form. Join us for an Informational Webinar on Wednesday, December 2 from 3 to 4 pm ET. This virtual session will walk prospective applicants through […]

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