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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Call for Teaching Award Nominations

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: TEACHING AWARDS Students, faculty, and staff are invited to nominate outstanding teachers for the Distinguished Teaching Award and for the Award for Outstanding Achievements in Social Justice Teaching. The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes faculty across the university for excellence in teaching. The New School particularly values

Changemaker Chat with HBO EVP, Bernadette Aulestia

Changemaker Chats is a volunteer-based organization led by a group of committed, dynamic women throughout the world. The Chats offer a community of ambitious women an intimate forum for sharing experiences and building relationships, while learning practical tips to advance positive changes at work, at

Adobe Tutoring at the ULC

Students and faculty, The University Learning Center offers one-on-one tutoring in many areas, including the Adobe Creative Suite.  Adobe Creative Suite tutoring sessions are available for students who need help with Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and other Adobe programs. Students are encouraged to bring their laptops so

ULC Workshop: Excel at Excel

On Tuesday October 24th from 6pm-7:30pm, the University Learning Center will be offering the workshop, Excel at Excel where we will go through basic functions and operations of the Excel program.  Students are strongly encouraged to bring their laptops with Excel installed.  This is open to all New School students. This workshop will

The Exterminating Angel at The Remarque Institute

In anticipation of the Metropolitan Opera premiere of Thomas Adès’s opera The Exterminating Angel, based on the film by Luis Buñuel, the Remarque Institute has put together a panel of scholars and critics to discuss the Buñuel film with Thomas Adès, including film critics David Denby and J. Hoberman and

October on Filmatique: Teenage Wasteland

During the month of October, Filmatique will host a collection of films that explore disparate experiences of youth yet unitied by common feelings—boredom, confusion, loss and alienation— a contemporary Teenage Wasteland. To watch current releases click here.  Membership required. FLMTQ membership is $4.95/month.  First month free.

Workshop: Middlebury Script Lab

Dear Screenwriters, Middlebury Script Lab is offering an extraordinary opportunity to mentor and support six screenwriters working on their first or second feature script. Middlebury College is organizing and sponsoring the Middlebury Script Lab to provide support for experimental and unconventional projects that have the potential

Upcoming Events: Margaret Mead Film Festival

Beginning October 19-22, the Margaret Mead Film festival will be held at the American Museum of Natural History. More than 40 ground-breaking, international, nonfiction films and media will present fresh cross-cultural perspectives. Honoring legendary anthropologist Margaret Mead, the festival reinforces the search for deeper understanding of

GIDEST Seeks Project Assistant

GIDEST (Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography & Social Thought) Seeks Project Assistant GIDEST is seeking a Project Assistant to serve out academic year 2017-18 with potential renewal through 2018-19. The appointment will initially run from October 31, 2017, until June 30, 2018, with the intention of a further

ULC Graduate Style & Clarity Workshop

On Tuesday October 17th from 5pm-6:30pm, the University Learning Center is offering the workshop Graduate Style & Clarity.  Students will work to identify common problems found in graduate student writing and discuss ways to strengthen their prose and improve their style.  Students are highly encouraged to bring their own academic writing.

Faculty Member Sumita Chakravarty is Invited to be Part of the Multi-Disciplinary Workshop, ObjectAmerica

Faculty member Sumita Chakravarty is invited to be part of the multi-disciplinary workshop, ObjectAmerica. For more information, click here. The Observational Practices Lab, Parsons, (co-directed by Pascal Glissmann and Selena Kimball) launches a multi-phase project and investigation, OBJECTAMERICA, to explore the idea of “America” through everyday objects.

MikMak Seeking Video Intern

Job Description MikMak creates native commerce experiences for the social video generation. We are a Brooklyn based startup that is part creative agency, part production company, part tech company. We create short-form content and digital commerce products for some of the biggest brands out there