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Nominate Honorary Degree Candidates

Michael Schober, Chair, Honorary Degree Committee HONORARY DEGREE NOMINATIONS Our Honorary Degree Committee is beginning its work to recommend honorary degree candidates for Commencement 2016. Students, faculty, and staff are invited to submit nominations by email to honorees@newschool.edu by Thursday, October 1, 2015. The New School awards honorary

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR L.H.M. LING

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR L.H.M. LING The Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs invite you to a celebration of life for L.H.M. (Lily) Ling. The celebration will take place on Monday, October 22nd, from 5:30 to 7:30pm at University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue, Starr Foundation

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. We are especially interested in faculty who bring cross-disciplinary and

Student Graduation Parties This Week

You are invited to this week’s New School Graduation parties: Tuesday, May 9 at 6:00 pm in the Orozco Room: Global Studies Graduation Party Thursday, May 11 at 3:00 pm in the UC Faculty Lounge (700): Urban Studies Graduation Party

Call for Applications: DCTV Docu Work-In-Progress Lab

DCTV Docu Work-In-Progress Lab Application Deadline: 3/12 Have a documentary rough-cut? Apply to DCTV’s Winter/Spring Docu WIP Lab that supports documentary filmmakers at the pivotal post-production phase when dedicated feedback and crit-building germane to the editing process is needed most. Facilitated by the prolific director,

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 Diversity and Social Justice Teaching. The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes faculty across the university for excellence in teaching. The Award for Outstanding Achievements in Diversity and Social Justice Teaching recognizes faculty members who actively promote social justice through their teaching. You

Call for Nominations: 2017 Honorary Degrees

The New School’s Honorary Degree Committee is beginning its work to recommend honorary degree candidates for Commencement 2017. Students, faculty, and staff are invited to submit nominations via this link by Tuesday, September 20. The New School awards honorary degrees to individuals whose accomplishments and contributions

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

Vanessa Bergonzoli (MA 2011) – Walking the Red Carpet

Media Studies Alum Vanessa Bergonzoli (MA 2011) will be in attendance at The Academy Awards this year for her work co-producing Cynthia Wade’s  Mondays at Racine, which was nominated for Best Documentary Short. Vanessa will be a guest of the Doc Studies Program later this Spring, post-Oscars.

Hannah Fidell (MA 2012) – A Teacher in selection at Sundance 2013

  Hannah Fidell’s (MA 2012) film A Teacher has been selected in the Sundance 2013 category NEXT. NEXT features “Pure, bold works distinguished by an innovative, forward-thinking approach to storytelling. Digital technology paired with unfettered creativity proves the films selected in this section will inform a “greater”

Jeremy Cohan (Doc Studies 2010) – DGA Jury Award Winner

Jeremy Cohan (Doc Studies 2010) has received a Student Film Award from the Director’s Guild of America for his documentary short After, which focuses on suicide bereavement within a family. AFTER | A documentary short about suicide bereavement from Jeremy Cohan on Vimeo. All winning