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15 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Public invited to the New School Open House

The New School , an independent high school, will be hosting a Spring Open House for prospective students and the general public on Saturday, May 3, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests will be treated to wood-fired pizza, grilled in an outdoor pizza oven that was built by students.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, Education Etc.

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Tobias Picker's AWAKENINGS Score to be Performed at Mannes College The New School for Music, 5/2

The score from Tobias Picker's first ballet Awakenings will be performed in-concert for the first time at Mannes College The New School for Music on Friday, May 2 at 8 p.m. The ballet was originally commissioned and premiered in 2010 by the Rambert Dance Company in London, choreographed by Aletta Collins.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

'From potholes to the passion'

While the Easter season may be winding down for most everyone, for a handful of Staten Island adventurers, the mystery has just begun! Real Live Relic Hunter, the novel upstart team previously featured in this column, has undertaken a joint effort with the Franciscans of the Holy Land Order in finally pinpointing where Christ walked on his way to ... (more)


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Painting, Arts, Parsons School of Design, Wagner College

The L Magazine

MFA Thesis Shows: Class of 2014

Students, faculty, staff and sometimes outside curators put a lot of work-perhaps here understood rather literally as blood, sweat and tears-into assembling second-year-ending, degree-requirement-completing, MFA-culminating thesis exhibitions.


Related Topix: Hunter College, City University of New York, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, SUNY College at Purchase

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Latea Theater to Present Entre Quien, Cual y Sea, 4/25-26

Entre Quien, Cual y Sea, a theater play examining the significance of self through three nameless characters, will be performed Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 8:00pm at the LATEA Theater.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Kennebunk student directing and producing and#8220;The Vagina Monologuesand#8221;

During a season when most high school seniors are consumed with thoughts of prom, graduation and college plans, Aleah Graham has a more serious issue on her mind: how can she help to stop violence against women.


Related Topix: Kennebunk, ME, Sanford, ME, York County, ME, Limerick, ME

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Fashion designer Alexander Wang talks style

Events - SCAD Style 2014, Class Visits with Steven Kolb, Eleanore De Sole, Domenico De Sole, Rickie De Sole, Alexander Wang, Rodrigo Bazan and Tanja Ruhnke at Eckberg Hall with Danny Filson and Michael Fink - Photography by Stephanie Krell, courtesy of SCAD Events - SCAD Style 2014, Class Visits with Steven Kolb, Eleanore De Sole, Domenico De Sole, ... (more)


Related Topix: Savannah College of Art & Design, Fashion, Designers

The Plain Dealer

A fashion-sanctioned zip-front dress: Marylou Luther

Dear Marylou: Intarsia, patchwork, inlays, insets, collage - they're all much talked about in the fall fashion previews.


Related Topix: Fall, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Chanel, Designers

Music of Leonard Bernstein, Cole Porter & More Included in Town Hall's 2014 Summer Season

The Town Hall has announced its 2014 Summer Season, a trio of unforgettable one-night-only events featuring music from some of Broadway's most beloved songwriters, critically acclaimed musical performers, and fresh-faced talent on the brink of discovery.


Related Topix: Bernstein, Classical, Cole Porter, Jazz, Leonard Bernstein, Blues, Pace University

Cool Hunting

Link About It: L'ArcoBaleno: Earthquake-proof tables, Brazilian...

Earthquake-proof tables, Brazilian modern, Brooklyn's Souda studio and more in the stories culled from the online market's cast of talent Helmed by Design Miami co-founder Ambra Medda, L'ArcoBaleno is an extraordinary online marketplace for the cultured design enthusiast.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

Vanity Fair

New Book The School of Fashion: 30 Parsons Designers Spotlights Alumni

For more than a century, Parsons The New School for Design has been responsible for training and creating the best American designers in fashion, including Donna Karan, Alexander Wang, Jason Wu, and Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler.


Beach-Inspired Fashion Boutique Truck Plans Rockaway Debut

A mobile boutique built out of an old pool supply truck will soon be rolling along the beach, the dream of two high school friends who hope to bring stylish designs to their hometown.


Related Topix: Home, Home Decorating

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Instapundit's Glenn Reynolds: Kids Are Getting Wise to Student Loan Debt

Instapundit blog. Reynolds' latest work, The New School: How the Information Age Will Save American Education From Itself , looks at the higher education bubble and how parents, students, and educators can remake the education system.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Blog News

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Reason Magazine

Instapundit's Glenn Reynolds on the Future of Higher Education and...

Instapundit blog. Reynolds' latest work, The New School: How the Information Age Will Save American Education From Itself , looks at the higher education bubble and how parents, students, and educators can remake the education system.


Related Topix: Blog News, US Politics, US News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Real Deal

From left: Planet Fitness location in New York and 22 East 14th Street

The New School has leased space in one of its buildings at the edge of the West Village to Planet Fitness.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Flatiron District (New York, NY), Barker, NY

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Columbia Spectator

Barnard taps architecture firm to design teaching and learning center in Lehman's place

Barnard announced on Monday that it had hired architecture firm Skidmore, Ownings & Merrill LLP to design its teaching and learning facility to replace Lehman Library.


Related Topix: Barnard College, Cornell University

The Real Deal

From left: Hampshire Hotels' Eric Danziger and 560 Seventh Avenue

Soho Properties, MHP Real Estate Services and Hampshire Hotels Management are bringing a Dream Hotel to the current locale of Parsons The New School of Design.


Related Topix: New York, NY, Manhattan, NY

Mon Apr 07, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

New school proposal



Related Topix: Davie County, NC, Mocksville, NC

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Food+Tech Conference, Roger Smith Hotel Overview

The "thinking person's" conference - this annual food-focused confab leans more to the cerebral and entrepreneurial than the usual choreography of: keynote, talk.


Related Topix: Life, Molecular Gastronomy, Genetics, Medicine, Chemistry, Science

Fri Apr 04, 2014


do Tell: The Economist: Is college worth it? Too many degrees are...

What is not in doubt is that the cost of university per student has risen by almost five times the rate of inflation since 1983, and graduate salaries have been flat for much of the past decade.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security