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Oral Presentations Workshop

On Tuesday, March 7th at 3pm, the University Learning Center is offering our “Oral Presentations” workshop. This workshop will provide tips for engaging one’s audience and feeling confident in front of crowds. This event will be held at 66 West 12th Street in room 801. The flyer is attached here, as

Careers in Filmmaking Webinar 11/5

Careers in Filmmaking Webinar November 5, 2018. 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. EST  Join: https://NewSchool.zoom.us/j/9352123409  In this webinar, a panel of innovative documentary- and film-makers, will offer insight and advice on working in the industry. They’ll share their wisdom, discuss their journeys and consider what they wish they would have known

Engage Media Lab – Immersive Storytelling for Social Engagement

IMMERSIVE STORYTELLING FOR SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT Zahra Rasool, the head of Al Jazeera’s immersive media studio Contrast, will be giving a workshop on using new media to create socially engaged content. Participants will have a chance to try out Live VR/AR demos. Hosted by Engage Media Lab at The New School’s XReality

ULC Oral Presentation Workshop

On Monday, October 29th from 12pm-1:30pm, the University Learning Center will offer a workshop on Oral Presentations.  Students will cover pre-presentation strategies, how to structure presentations, and techniques for engaging an audience with confidence.  This workshop is open for all New School students. This workshop will be held at 66 West 12th Street in Room 801.  Please

GIDEST Seminar: Liam Young – SPECULATIVE ARCHITECTURE, October 26 @ 12 pm

Please join us on Friday, October 26, for a discussion with film director and architect Liam Young. Seminar participants are asked to prepare by viewing pre-circulated material on Liam Young’s work, available for download at http://www.gidest.org/events/2018/10/12/liam-young. Liam Young is a speculative architect who operates in the spaces between design, fiction

Photography Event: Tuesday October 23rd with Adorama & Sony

Join Adorama & Sony for an exciting, social, and productive photography experience unlike any other!   Build your portfolio shooting 5 unique and interactive shooting stations while experiencing the latest Sony Alpha gear, including full frame mirrorless cameras and G Master lenses of your choosing.

ULC Professional Communication Workshop

On Thursday, October 18th from 3-4:30pm, the University Learning Center, in partnership with Career Services and Experiential Opportunities, will be offering a workshop entitled Professional Communication. Students will learn how to make an impact with their communication skills when writing a resume or cover letter and when speaking to potential employers

Call for Submissions: From Script to Pre-Production

This lab is for women writer-directors who are ready to make narrative features but need some help putting together pitch packages. Each filmmaker will have written and directed at least one narrative short that showcases her as a director and have written a feature length

ULC Workshop Series: Citing 101, April 26th

On Thursday April 26th from 2pm-3:30pm, the University Learning Center will be offering their last workshop of the semester: Citing ​ ​ 101. This workshop will provide a guide through the three main citation styles (Chicago, MLA, and APA). They will demonstrate how to cite quotes and paraphrases within a paper, as well as

TNS Event: GIDEST Seminar with George E. Lewis, March 16

GIDEST Seminar George E. Lewis NEW MUSIC, NEW SUBJECTS: THE SITUATION OF A CREOLE Friday, March 16, 12-1:30pm Please join the Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography, & Social Thought in the GIDEST Lab, room 411, 63 Fifth Avenue, on Friday, March 16, for a discussion with composer, performer, and theorist George

GIDEST Seminar with Jeanine Oleson, March 9

GIDEST Seminar Jeanine Oleson CONDUCT MATTERS Friday, March 9, 12-1:30pm Please join the Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography & Social Thought in the GIDEST Lab, room 411, 63 Fifth Avenue, at 12pm on Friday, March 9, for a discussion with Jeanine Oleson of her project Conduct Matters. Seminar participants are asked to prepare

Discounted Tickets for NYICFF VR Talk This Sunday!

The New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival’s is premiering a brand new virtual reality initiative this weekend! And the good news is that New School students get discounted $5 tickets to attend the  VR talk this Sunday. One of the highlights of the VR program, is that this talk

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

GIDEST Seminar with Alexander Galloway – Friday, February 16

GIDEST Seminar Alexander Galloway JODI’S INFRASTRUCTURE Friday, February 16, 12-1:30pm Please join the Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography & Social Thought in the GIDEST Lab, room 411. 63 Fifth Avenue, at 12pm on Friday, February 16, for a discussion with Alexander Galloway, Professor of Media, Culture,

“Designing Your Life” Workshop Starts Today!

Designing Your Life for Graduate Students   An experimental and highly interactive two-workshop program based on the methodology and philosophy for career success made popular by Dave Evans and Bill Burnett of Stanford University in their book Designing Your Life. You will come away with tools to

Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography and Social Thought Presents a Discussion with Alexander Galloway on His Paper “Jodi’s Infrastructure”

GIDEST Seminar Alexander Galloway JODI’S INFRASTRUCTURE Friday, February 16, 12-1:30pm Please join Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography and Social Thoughtin the GIDEST Lab, room 411, 63 Fifth Avenue, at 12pm on Friday, February 16, for a discussion with Alexander Galloway, Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU, on his paper “Jodi’s Infrastructure.” Seminar participants are

ULC Workshop: Excel at Excel

On Tuesday February 13th from 4pm-5:30pm, the University Learning Center will be offering the workshop Excel at Excel: Part 1.  For Part 1, students will go over basic functions and operations of the Excel program (including inputting, calculating, formatting, and analyzing content).  Students are strongly encouraged to bring

ULC Workshop: Time Management

On Wednesday January 24th from 1pm-2:30pm, the University Learning Center will be offering their first workshop of the spring semester: Time Management.  This workshop will provide practical strategies to help students better plan and budget their time, avoid procrastination, and feel more in control of their work. 

Decolonial Knowleges at The Global South Center

Decolonizing Water Spring 2018 theme, will be hosting the event entitled Decolonial Knowleges. In this event participants will have the chance to hear from Professor Jasbir K. Puar (Rutgers) and Professor Macarena Gómez-Barris (Pratt). This event will take place on Thursday, January 25 from 5PM to 6:30PM at the Alumni Reading