Heike Jenss Explores Fashion and Memory in New Book

Vintage clothes don’t only let you make a fashion statement—they let you wear a memory. Heike Jenss, assistant professor of Fashion Studies at Parsons School of Design, explores the ways in which people engage with memory and time through fashion, ... read more

India China Institute Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Since its founding a decade ago, the India China Institute (ICI) has become a leading center for the study of the endlessly complex relationships between India, China, and the United States, offering research fellowships, student funding, and a public speakers ... read more

Parsons Students Win UNICEF Wearables for Good Challenge

When Amanat Anand, Junho Byun, Yogita Agrawal and Shubham Issar, BFA Product Design ’15, began researching their idea for socially engaged product, they made two crucial discoveries: children to make love arts and crafts, but they hate to clean up. ... read more

International Students: How Do You Celebrate Thanksgiving?

Each year, when Thanksgiving rolls around, The New School campus is eerily and uncharacteristically quiet. Having finished their last classes before the holiday weekend, most students head home to break bread with their families, reconnect with old friends, and remember ... read more