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Monthly Archives: February 2018

Expanded Sanctuary at The New School

Expanded Sanctuary is part of a series of events that explore the possibilities of sanctuary – as ideal, as theory, as practice, as historical proposition, as a vision of social justice for the present. Expanded Sanctuary will focus on the intersections between sanctuary and diverse

Alumni Work Highlight: Hispanic Transmedia Storytelling

SMS Alum and Colombian media consultant Andrés Bayona created a transmedia storytelling proposal, as a Media Management capstone, to support Univision increase its viewer engagement, by developing a concrete strategy based on research, studies and surveys, as well as the principles that he learned during

Free Our People Film Contest & Festival

The Center for Disability Rights announces the second annual Free Our People Film Contest & Festival. The contest launched on February 1 and runs until 11:59 PM ET on March 31! Filmmakers can win amazing cash prizes, and a mentoring opportunity with one of the

SMS Alum Screening and Q&A at Cinema Village

SMS Alum and Chilean filmmaker Gustavo Letelier is premiering his LGBTQ film “Shining Moon” at Cinema Village March 9-16. There will be a Q&A with the director at 7PM after the March 9th showing. Renato (RICARDO HERRERA) a jobless gay actor is offered the dream role

Advance Screening and Q&A: RISE

The Center for Communications is hosting an advanced screening and Q&A for RISE, a film by the producers of Friday Night Lights and Hamilton, on March 8. NBC’s heartwarming new drama Rise follows dedicated teacher Lou Mazzuchelli (Josh Radnor, How I Met Your Mother) as he revives his high

Innovation in Local News

The Center for Communication is hosting a talk on Innovation in Local News on March 5. Local news has been a launching pad for ​so many great journalism careers. Hear about ​the latest ​innovation​s​ and opportunities in local ​and the new ways regional outlets ​are engaging with their

International Women’s Day Summit

The Center for Communication is hosting the Bloomberg International Women’s Day Summit on March 3. Bloomberg invites you to a day of mentoring to celebrate International Women’s Day with a special screening of STEP.  Register here! 9:00 am: Welcome and networking with the Bloomberg Women’s

Follow Your Vision: A Creators Conversation

The Center for Communications is hosting “Following Your Vision: A Creators Conversation” on Thursday, March 1. If you’re an aspiring creative, there is wealth of content creation opportunities on various platforms. The industry’s leading storytellers reveal how they get great video made. Register here! Speakers:

DCTV: PRO-TV Baltimore Rising Screening

PRO-TV, in partnership with The Gathering For Justice, would like to invite you to a special screening of Baltimore Rising, an HBO documentary film about the social justice movement in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray. The film will be followed by a Q & A with

Internship Openings – ‘The Chris Gethard Show’

Currently seeking interns for the 2018 SPRING semester for FUNNY OR DIE/TRUTV’s ‘The Chris Gethard Show’! Must: Be passionate about working in entertainment/the arts, hard-working, and eager to learn. Be able to receive COLLEGE CREDIT for the internship. Internship goes roughly from early March through early June and will

SMS Faculty Member Kathleen Sweeney Collaborates as Communications Consultant with Director Helen Whitney on Her Latest PBS Documentary, “Into The Night”

SMS Faculty Member Kathleen Sweeney Collaborates as Communications Consultant with Director Helen Whitney on Her Latest PBS Documentary, “Into The Night” a  lyrical exploration of mortality. Through the lens of astrophysics, art, cryonics, near death experiences and green burials, nine individuals from all walks of

Mixed Messages 2018 Call for Entries

The 22nd Annual MIXED MESSAGES Media Studies Graduate Showcase Spring 2018 is currently accepting submissions! Mixed Messages, a juried annual showcase of outstanding creative work by graduate students and recent alumni of the School of Media Studies, is now accepting applications for Spring 2018. Mixed

Adobe Illustrator Workshop at the ULC

On Tuesday February 27th from 4pm-5:30pm, the University Learning Center will be offering a workshop on Adobe Illustrator.  Students will go over the basic tools and functions of Adobe Illustrator CC, including setting up documents, workspaces, learning how to use the pen-tool, creating basic shapes, and color fills.  Students

Doc Studies Alum Film Premiere!

Margaret Galbraith, a graduate of the first Documentary Studies class at the New School completed her first feature-length documentary, Stickman.  Stickman has shown in number of film festivals across the country and on Friday, March 16th, Stickman will have it’s New York Premiere at the Cinema