Tag Archive: Latin America

Student Spotlight: Laura Wainer

“Studying abroad was always a dream of mine and when the opportunity was presented, I felt like it was now or never. I liked the reputation The New School has for fostering anti status quo schools of thought.” -Laura Wainer

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Alumni Spotlight: Maximillian Ashwill

“The director of the [GPIA], Michael Cohen, once recommended that I take classes based on which professors I wanted to learn from, not based on the actual course description. This was the most valuable advice I received during my time at the New School.

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NPM Professor Robin Hayes’ New Film “Black and Cuba” Premieres Friday

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Directed by Nonprofit Management Professor Robin Hayes, “Black and Cuba”, premiers Friday at the Pan-African Film Festival in Los Angeles. It follows a diverse group of street-smart students who are outcast at an elite Ivy League university, and band together to adventure to Cuba to see if revolution is truly possible. While filming their poignant encounters with AfroCuban …

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Foundation for Sustainable Development: Awareness on Development Inequalities

Media Report Presentation  Team Heather Higle Organization Foundation for Sustainable Development (FUNDESO) About The goal of this project was to increase awareness in Spanish society of the development problems and inequalities that Fundeso aims to combat through its development and awareness projects and programs in various countries. The student attempted to accomplish this objective through the creation of …

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Waterkeeper Alliance: Advocacy, New Campaign Strategies, and Strategic Planning in Latin America

Media: Report Presentation Team: Cara Avery Folashade Kornegay Jorge Davila Rebecca Crane Organization: Waterkeeper Alliance About In the last few years, Waterkeeper Alliance has expanded their mandate, establishing partnerships with local Waterkeeper Organizations globally. The water movement is huge, encompassing a range of initiatives around the world, from rights-based approaches to specific development projects targeted …

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