Parsons Hosts Art. Write. Now. National Exhibition

David Sedaris loves this. Is there a more meaningful endorsement? The acclaimed author, monologist, and public radio regular was among an august panel of judges (also including The New Yorker‘s Roz Chast and author Edwidge Danticat) who helped pick the ... read more

Sweet Sixteen: Celebrating the University Center’s Topping Out

On May 17, the rising University Center played host to its first major event, as hundreds gathered for the building’s “topping out”, marking the completion of vertical construction. In the building’s concrete auditorium, President David E. Van Zandt welcomed university ... read more

Going Out On A High Line: Hammond’s Speech Inspires Grads

On May 18th thousands of New Schoolers from across divisions gathered at New York’s Javits Convention Center for the university’s 76th commencement. With president David E. Van Zandt presiding over the ceremony, Robert Hammond, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Friends ... read more

The Twelfth Annual Mannes Beethoven Institute Begins June 3

From June 3-10, Mannes College The New School for Music will present the Twelfth Annual Mannes Beethoven Institute, exploring Beethoven’s sonatas, piano trios, and string quartets in a week of intensive study and public concerts featuring some of the world’s ... read more