All’s Faire

[vimeo][/vimeo] Glowing boxes, synthesizers you play with puzzle pieces, and thermometers that tell you when there’s been a sewer runoff. Those are just a handful of the work MFA students in the Design and Technology program at Parsons Then New ... read more

A Fun Time at the University Welcome Block Party

Blue skies and a perfect, sunny day on Thursday, August 30 helped to usher in the 16th annual New School Welcome Block Party, which marks the beginning of the academic year. Students, staff, and faculty from across the university as ... read more

Art, Environment, Action!

On Thursday, September 27, there will be a chicken loose at Parsons The New School for Design. Perhaps the word “loose” isn’t quite accurate; in fact, as part of a workshop on urban chicken rearing, the poultry performer will be ... read more

Alan McGowan: The News Interview

After teaching at Eugene Lang College for nearly 15 years, Alan McGowan, associate professor of interdisciplinary science, became interim chair of The New School’s Environmental Studies undergraduate program this fall. The News caught up with him to learn about his ... read more

Shine a Light: Openhousenewyork Comes to The New School

Spread across several blocks and more than 15 buildings, The New School’s West Village campus is like an urban version of a gothic manor house: hidden staircases, unexplored corridors, and tucked away artworks abound. On October 6, The New School ... read more