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Success of a Media Studies Alum

Media Studies alum, Heider Tunarrosa, is a writer and a comedian  from Bogota, Colombia. In 2012, he graduated from The New School with a degree in creative writing and film studies. He moved to New York City when I was 20, and it was around

Student + Alumni Networking Mixer 11/18 @ 7pm

Join us for this semester’s Student + Alumni Networking Mixer hosted by the Media Studies Student Advisory Council. The evening will consist of an alumni panel moderated by one of our own Media Studies professors, as well as time to mix and mingle with alumni.

Distinguished Alumni Panel: Key Thinkers in the Field

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Media Studies at The New School and in conjunction with Understanding Media Studies Lecture Series, Media Studies will be hosting a distinguished alumni panel entitled, “Key Thinkers in the Field” The evening will feature presentations by three distinguished

Media Studies Alum, Natasha Chuk Publishes Book

Media Studies Alum and former adjunct faculty member, Natasha Chuk is happy to announce the release of her book Vanishing Points: Articulations of Death, Fragmentation, and the Unexperienced Experience of Created Objects, in which she examines the relationship between presence and absence across a variety

Job Opportunity- Sound Mixer

Jaryn Productions, based in New York City, is currently looking for a Sound Mixer for a comedy web series entitled, “Sibling Rivalry” which will be submitted to several film festivals including the New York Television Festival, several others, and Comedy Central. We are looking for

Indiegogo Campaign: Media Studies Alum Film, Nipples

From the School of Media Studies, three graduates Bria Cole, Jessica Kingdon, and Sofia Theofilaktidis are producing a short film on a modern day love story. They are currently fundraising for a NYC shoot taking place in March. Visit the Nipples Film Indie-GoGo page to find out more

Media Studies Alum, Xavi Meno Creates Digital Content for Singer Shakira

Media Studies alum, Xavi Meno is currently working at Colombian singer, songwriter, dancer, Shakira’s digital department and manages Shakira’s online presence. Meno also helps to creates content (photo & video) for and all her social media platforms (twitter, facebook, tumblr, g +, Pinterest, Instagram, etc. ). The videos

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Showcasing Lavie Santos of the School of Media Studies

Mono No Aware is a non-profit cinema-arts organization based in Brooklyn New York whose mission is “connectivity through cinema.”  This December 5th and 6th they’ll be exhibiting a new piece by Lavie Santos, Andrei Moyssiadis and Dream Seed For the last eight years they have

Sasha Sakhar Premieres Film 27 at Anthology Film Archives

New School Alum, Sasha Sakhar has been working with Marc Lafia on multiple projects since her first semester at the New School (She actually met Marc through the New School Media Studies post about an internship back in 2011).  Their most recent documentary-fiction film “27” was selected by the NewFilmmakers

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A Will for the Woods, Documentary Screening

The co-director and director of photography for the Will to the Woods film is a Doc program and Media MA alum, Jeremy Kaplan: The environmental feature documentary A Will for the Woods premieres in NYC on August 15 and welcomes New School to the

Congratulations Media Studies Alumni

Rory Solomon, Media Studies alum and winner of the 2013 Academic Achievement Award, was accepted with full funding to the PhD program in Media, Culture and Communication at NYU Laura Scherling, Media Studies student, was accepted with full funding to the Ed.D. program in Art