SPE’s Executive Dean Mary Watson has proposed a version of her Human Rights in Global Fashion course for this year’s South by Southwest! The SXSW PanelPicker launched in 2007 to formalize an input process that has always been a vital part of the event. Over the years,
THE NEW SCHOOL NAMES DR. DWIGHT A. MCBRIDE NEW PRESIDENT University’s 9th President Is Emory University Provost, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Leading Scholar of Race and Literary Studies The New School Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of Dr. Dwight A.
As some of you may know, the Tishman Center does a program called Good as New where we collect items from students that they no longer need at the end of the academic and re-distribute them at the beginning of the next academic year. Good
During the next few months WestView will be dedicated to tracing the history of The New School, how it got its name, and examining what, a century ago, was the “old school” against which the founders of The New School reacted so vehemently.The New School
The New School was featured on the cover of WestView News (the attached image). You can read the cover story, which includes an excerpt of A Drama in Time, Creative Writing faculty John Reed’s forthcoming book about the university, here: The New School: First Century. Over the next few months, WestView News (The Voice
Seed & Spark Campaign and short film by current Media Management student Gerri Weinberger geared towards ending the stigma around Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
A Seed & Spark campaign was launched by Gerri Weinberger, current Media Management student who will be graduating in December 2019 and Susanna Stahlmann for Borderline Coffee, a short film geared towards ending the stigma around Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). The film follows a woman, Miranda, who is glued
Media Studies Alumni Yun Xiao is seeking a videographer with equipment (DSLR, Tripod) who can shoot corporate videos and branded content. Ideally, this person can edit as well. Yun is also looking for a 2nd shooter at a corporate event on 6/14 from 11:00am – 1:00pm.
Job Opportunities: General Assembly seeking a Social Impact Program Manager and Manager of Communications and Social Media
Robbie Powers, Director of Student Affairs Media Studies, is hiring for two roles on the General Assembly team. Social Impact Program Manager. For more information on the role and to apply, please click here. Manager, Communications and Social Media. For more information on the role
Join us tomorrow for the event This Atom Bomb in Me book talk with New School alumna Lindsay A. Freeman. Wednesday, April 24 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Klein Conference Room 66 W. 12th Street 5th floor, room 510
Trenton Pratt (’18 MS Media Management Graduate): Panelist for BluePrint Networking Series, April 28
The BLUEPRINT Networking series is a series of social events with discussions from music Industry Gurus. The goal of this event is to discover, engage, learn, exchange with a community of managers, producers, artist, and other music enthusiasts. All attendees will listen to key note
Lana Lin will be presenting a survey of her work at Central Saint Martins – University of the Arts, London, and will be showing a preview of her feature film as part of a year-long initiative at Whitechapel Gallery, Not Just Me but You Too: Cinemas
INAUGURAL NEW SCHOOL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM The Provost’s Office of Research Support, in partnership with Faculty Affairs, Student Success, the University Student Senate, Student Leadership & Involvement, and Marketing & Communication, would like to invite you to the inaugural New School Research Symposium. The first annual New School
Join Mickey Boardman, Editorial Director of Paper Magazine, as he sits down with footwear mogul Steve Madden to discuss how he built his billion dollar empire from the ground up. Time: Thursday, May 2, 6:30 PM (Doors Open at 6:00 PM) Location: Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall – The Auditorium
Please join us for “Academic Institutions Under Attack: Freedom of Inquiry at Risk” on April 26 at The New School. Join us to hear exiled scholars hosted by New University in Exile Consortium member institutions discuss the attacks on universities and academic freedom in their
SPORTS & TECHNOLOGY SURVEY SMS MS grad student, Farrah Thomson is doing research for her Capstone project to learn about behavior and opinions of people related to sports, fan engagement, and immersive technology. Please take a few minutes to fill out the below survey questions. Thank you!
Professor Greg Takoudes’ new book, The Collaborative Director: A Department-by-Department Guide to Filmmaking will be published in May 2019. A Routledge Press publication, the book examines the directing process through the lens of collaboration. Each chapter explores a different film department, uses case studies of directors such as Robert Altman, Kelly
The Times of Bill Cunningham – A film by Mark Bozek (Parsons Screening) Monday April 22, 2019. 6:30 – 8:30 PM The Auditorium, Room A106, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall. 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011 With access to over 3 million previously unpublicized images
CONTESTATIONAL DESIGN: HOW AGONISM TRANSFORMS PARTICIPATORY DESIGN Participatory design for some often implies common purpose, stakes and equitable dispositions among participants engaging in a consensual process towards amenable design outcomes. Much has been written about the nature of participation, power relations, and the socio-political challenges of ensuring co-determination,
Conversation with Raoul Peck (School of Media Studies 2019 Hirshon Director-in-Residence), available to view on Youtube
Raoul Peck, the School of Media Studies’ 2019 Hirshon Director-in-Residence, will present his films and discuss his work in conversation with Michelle Materre, Associate Professor of Media Studies & Film and Director of the Bachelor’s Program for Adults and Transfer Students. To view the conversation
Alumni Alex Campolo has accepted a postdoc position at The Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge
Media Studies alumni Alex Campolo, who was also a thesis advisee, is currently finishing his PhD at NYU’s Department Media Culture & Communication. Campolo is set to begin his postdoc position at The Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge. THE STEVANOVICH INSTITUTE ON THE FORMATION
SOCIAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE MEETING When: Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 3:00–4:30 p.m. Where: Baldwin Rivera Boggs Social Justice Hub, University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor (near room 514) Please join us for our next Social Justice Committee meeting. Our agenda includes: Welcome, introductions and community
Join us at the Media Studies Student Council Meeting Wednesday, March 27th at 6pm SMS Loft, 79 5th Ave, 16th Fl. We will be discussing upcoming events and career panel ideas for Fall 2019. As always refreshments will be served, courtesy of the New School
To view the NYTimes Critic’s Pick article, please click here.
The Indocumentales team would like to invite the new school community to a screening. Indocumentales will be showcasing “The Unafraid”–a feature-length documentary that follows the personal lives of three DACA students in Georgia a state that has banned them from attending their top state universities and disqualifies them
The Milano Management graduate programs at The New School school is hosting the first of their Lunch and Learn Webinar series: Foundation Fundraising for People of Color. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12pm ET Description: The thought of fundraising can invoke feelings of anxiety and aversion
The New School is hosting a Social Research conference on April 4-5. The conference, “Unknowability: How Do We Know What Cannot Be Known?” affords a rare opportunity for scholars from different fields to engage with each other and with the general public on the issue