Alumni Spotlight: Josh Vogel

Josh Vogel Urban Studies, Class of 2014 Current job: Gallery Manager, Curator The Skyscraper Museum Describe yourself in 3 words Urbanist, Environmentalist, Brooklynite What was your favorite class/professor at The New School? A course called something like New York City Waterways with Rob Buchanan. It was the only summer course I ever took and we would […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Storm Hurwitz

Storm Hurwitz Global Studies, Class of 2016 Current job: Health Campaigns Specialist, The LGBT Community Center Describe yourself in three words. Resilient, Slytherin, Ravenclaw What does your job with The LGBT Community Center entail? At The LGBT Community Center I manage marketing and health campaigns for a coalition of 50+ LGBT organizations across New York State […]

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GLUE Grad Makes Forbes 30 Under 30

Environmental Studies graduate Helena Wasserman (’10) was named to the 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 list in Europe: Technology. Eager to use technology to solve social problems, Helena worked at the Clinton Foundation, Ashoka, and then U.S. accelerator Techstars, where she met the founders of Big Data for Humans, where she currently serves as Chief […]

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From the Executive Dean: Resources on DACA

Colleagues, I write to update you on resources available to The New School community in light of the Trump Administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The decision directly impacts many members of our community. I write to offer support and solidarity, and to connect students, staff, and faculty with […]

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Liquid Geo- graphies [EVENT]

Liquid Geographies Tuesday, September 26, 2017 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm University Center – 65 Fifth Avenue Starr Foundation Hall (lower level, Room L-102) Please join us for a panel discussion with artist and New School faculty member Lize Mogel; artist Dylan Gauthier; and historian Diane Galusha, that explores how water infrastructure, watersheds and other water bodies […]

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After the War on Drugs [EVENT]

After the War on Drugs: European Perspectives on Drug Policy and Public Health Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 66 West 12th Street, Room 510 Join Dr. Thomas Kattau and Elena Hedoux, members of the esteemed Council of Europe (the continent’s leading human rights organization), for a timely discussion on drug policy and public […]

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What is at Stake? [EVENT]

What is at Stake?: Questions of Community and Visual Culture Friday, October 6, 2017 9:00 am – 7:30 pm University Center – 65 Fifth Avenue Starr Foundation Hall (lower level, Room L-102) “What is at Stake?” focuses on the intersection of visual culture and the complex and contradictory notions of community. “Community” is a potent, […]

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Reversing Roles? [EVENT]

Reversing Roles?: Environmental Politics and Policy in China and the US in the Trump and Xi Jinping Era Wednesday, October 18, 2017 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 65 West 11th Street, Room 500 (Wollman Hall) Has there been a role reversal between the US and China on the environment? This talk with Robert Gottlieb, Emeritus […]

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Sustainable Urbanization in India [EVENT]

Preparing the World to Implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): What Would A UN-Country-City Partnership Look Like? Wednesday, September 20, 2017 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm 55 West 13th Street Dorothy Hirshon Suite (Room 205) Aromar Revi is the founding director of the Indian Institute for Human Settlements. He is a global expert on sustainable […]

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Playing with Fire [EVENT]

Playing with Fire: Iran, Ethnography, and the Question of Genre Thursday, October 19, 2017 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 2 West 13th Street, Room M101 (The Bark Room) Join us for a talk with writer, artist, filmmaker and anthropologist Roxanne Varzi, connecting fieldwork under conditions of political censorship to the self-censorship that academia sometimes seems to […]

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