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The New School’s Mannes School of Music Announces Spring 2019 Concert Schedule

The New School’s Mannes School of Music spring 2019 season continues to set Mannes apart as a music school with a distinct appetite and commitment to new and experimental work…

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New Report: Land Use Reforms Can Break Cycle of American Environmental Racism

Municipal zoning laws across the country have fueled segregation and deepened environmental injustices, but grassroots organizations are now reforming zoning laws to provide protections from industrial pollution, as detailed in a new analysis released today by the Tishman Environment and Design Center at The New School, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and partner environmental organizations…

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School of Drama at The New School Announces 2019 New Voices Playwrights Festival

The New School’s School of Drama’s graduate playwrights will be on display during the New Voices Playwrights Festival with four original plays to be produced in repertory this spring…

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David E. Van Zandt, President of The New School, to Conclude His Presidency at End of 2019-2020 Academic Year

Van Zandt will step down after nearly a decade leading the institution…

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Joe E Jeffreys fields questions at RuPaul Drag Con NYC about his New School course RuPaul Drag Race and Its Impact

START YOUR ENGINES! “RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE AND ITS IMPACT” ADDED TO EUGENE LANG COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS’ THEATER PROGRAM CURRICULUM

Noted drag historian Joe E. Jeffreys will lead “RuPaul’s Drag Race and Its Impact,” an in-depth exploration of the award-winning reality television show and its far-reaching impact on contemporary culture, scheduled this spring at The New School’s Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts.  In addition to probing the history of drag, the class will feature […]

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THE NEW SCHOOL ANNOUNCES $250 MILLION NEW CENTURY CAMPAIGN, LARGEST FUNDRAISING EFFORT IN THE UNIVERSITY’S HISTORY

The New School today announced the public phase of its New Century Campaign, the largest campus-wide fundraising effort in its history. The university has set a goal to raise $250 million to mark The New School’s Centennial anniversary as a dynamic center for scholars, artists, and activists.

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The New School Celebrates 100 Years of New with Year of Celebrations, Exhibitions, and Programs

The New School begins a year-long celebration honoring its legacy of academic freedom, tolerance and free intellectual exchange, as it looks ahead to the next century. Throughout 2019, The New School will invite the public to join in commemorating the university’s distinctive academic and cultural contributions through a compelling array of programs, exhibitions, and musical […]

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Dr. Rachel Schreiber Named Executive Dean of The New School’s Parsons School of Design

Schreiber will officially begin her new role on July 1, 2019…

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Environmental Justice as a Civil Right – Pavilion of Antigua and Barbuda at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center

We are pleased to announce that the exhibition of Antigua and Barbuda’s National Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale will be coming to New York City this winter. After being exhibited at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale from May to November 2018, the Environmental Justice as a Civil Right exhibition will be adapted to the Arnold and Sheila […]

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The New School’s College of Performing Arts Launches the Philip Glass Institute, a Landmark Partnership Celebrating Glass’s Indelible Contributions to Art and Culture

Lisa Bielawa to be inaugural Composer-in-Residence and Chief Curator of the Institute, while the Philip Glass Ensemble will also debut as Ensemble-in-Residence at The New School with a concert on January 6th, 2019 at 4:30 pm.

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