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New Challenge Pitch Day 8:00 pm
New Challenge Pitch Day
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm
New Challenge is The New School’s ideas competition for students who are committed to creating innovative approaches to addressing social and environmental challenges on a local or global scale. On New Challenge Pitch Day, each New Challenge finalist will present their proposal to a panel of judges. Judges will include alumni, faculty, and external practitioners[...]
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Pre-Registration Mixer: Development and Global Urban Futures concentrations 7:00 pm
Pre-Registration Mixer: Development and Global Urban Futures concentrations @ 7th Floor (Orozco Room)
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Both the Development and Global Urban Futures (formerly Cities and Social Justice) concentrations invite you to a Pre-Registration Mixer on Monday, April 6 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. This is an opportunity to socialize and network with students and faculty, as well as to have a conversation about the exciting future of both concentrations as we complete[...]
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DTP – China’s Urban Development: A City Planning Perspective 4:00 pm
DTP – China’s Urban Development: A City Planning Perspective @ Leadership Conference Room (Room 802)
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DTP - China's Urban Development: A City Planning Perspective @ Leadership Conference Room (Room 802) | New York | New York | United States
Please join Development, Thought and Policy (DTP) @ The New School Wednesday, April 8, for a lecture by Professor Fulong Wu, Bartlett Professor of Planning at University College London on “China’s Urban Development: A City Planning Perspective”.   China’s Urban Development: A City Planning Perspective   ​ a lecture by: Prof. Fulong Wu Bartlett Professor of Planning at University College London[...]
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Public Policy in Action: San Francisco Lunch and Learn Edition 4:00 pm
Public Policy in Action: San Francisco Lunch and Learn Edition @ Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us in San Francisco for an engaging lunch discussion hosted by Alumna Sabrina Wilensky with leaders and policy makers committed to social justice causes in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area, featuring Milano Dean Michelle DePass. Lunch provided. The 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series, Public Policy in Action, is devoted to advancing social equity in[...]
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CANCELLED – New Challenge Social Innovators Panel and Awards
CANCELLED – New Challenge Social Innovators Panel and Awards
Apr 15 all-day
This event has been cancelled. However please come to the New Challenge Pitch Event on April 1, from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m. in the Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I202, New York, NY 10011. New Challenge is The New School’s ideas competition for students who are committed[...]
Public Policy in Action: Los Angeles Lunch and Learn Edition 5:00 pm
Public Policy in Action: Los Angeles Lunch and Learn Edition @ United Way of Greater Los Angeles
Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us in Los Angeles for an engaging lunch discussion hosted by Alumnus Mario Marin with leaders and policy makers committed to social justice causes in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area, featuring Milano Dean Michelle DePass. Lunch provided. The 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series, Public Policy in Action, is devoted to advancing social equity in[...]
New Challenge Social Innovators Panel and Awards 10:00 pm
New Challenge Social Innovators Panel and Awards
Apr 15 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 16 @ 12:00 am
New Challenge is The New School’s ideas competition for students who are committed to creating innovative approaches to addressing social and environmental challenges on a local or global scale. To culminate the New Challenge application process, the 2015 New Challenge winners will be announced after a panel discussion with social innovation thought leaders. Remarks will[...]
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#BAM2015 – Building A Movement: Against Police Brutality 1:00 pm
#BAM2015 – Building A Movement: Against Police Brutality @ Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Police brutality has become the premier conversation on the political landscape. This is a natural consequence of Black-led organizing efforts that are at the center of a constellation of powerful analysis and intentional community building. At this moment that is on the edge of a movement, The New Black School (NBS) presents Building A Movement:[...]
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De Blasio Series — Reforming Juvenile Justice: Is ‘Close to Home’ Working? 1:00 pm
De Blasio Series — Reforming Juvenile Justice: Is ‘Close to Home’ Working?
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Two years ago, New York City launched “Close to Home,” a groundbreaking juvenile justice reform. Its goal: providing group home-like detention for juvenile offenders instead of sending them to scandal-plagued Upstate facilities. Is “Close to Home” living up to its promise? Join us for this installment of the de Blasio series – a conversation with[...]
Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 1) 10:30 pm
Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 1)
Apr 21 @ 10:30 pm – Apr 22 @ 1:30 am
Independent filmmakers are producing works that go beyond popular narratives of immigration and take risks to tell new ones. The films in this series explore the cultural complexity of leaving one place and arriving in another. What is destroyed in the process? How are networks, politics and identities rebuilt and reformed through migration? Held over[...]
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TEDC Earth Day Celebration – Earth Matters: Designing our Future 2:00 pm
TEDC Earth Day Celebration – Earth Matters: Designing our Future
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – Apr 23 @ 12:00 am
In celebration of Earth Day 2015, The New School’s Tishman Environment and Design Center (TEDC) hosts Earth Matters: Designing our Future, a daylong event featuring workshops, pop up classes, and discussions on climate action and sustainability spanning the disciplines. Culminating in a keynote presentation by Rhea Suh, President of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and[...]
DTP – China in the WTO: Pursuing Political and Economic Interests? 8:00 pm
DTP – China in the WTO: Pursuing Political and Economic Interests?
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
China’s WTO accession has brought a new powerful voice for developing countries in global trade negotiations. How has China positioned itself in the Doha Round and the most recent Bali agreement? Can defending developing country interests be contrary to its own policies and economic interests? This seminar examines the challenges that China is facing in[...]
Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 2) 10:30 pm
Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 2)
Apr 22 @ 10:30 pm – Apr 23 @ 2:00 am
Independent filmmakers are producing works that go beyond popular narratives of immigration and take risks to tell new ones. The films in this series explore the cultural complexity of leaving one place and arriving in another. What is destroyed in the process? How are networks, politics and identities rebuilt and reformed through migration? Held over[...]
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Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 3) 8:00 pm
Dream City: Immigrant Experiences in Film (Day 3)
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Independent filmmakers are producing works that go beyond popular narratives of immigration and take risks to tell new ones. The films in this series explore the cultural complexity of leaving one place and arriving in another. What is destroyed in the process? How are networks, politics and identities rebuilt and reformed through migration? Held over[...]
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Ben Jealous & Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins: The New Civil Rights Agenda – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series 11:00 pm
Ben Jealous & Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins: The New Civil Rights Agenda – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series
Apr 27 @ 11:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:30 am
This event will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, click here. Ben Jealous, Partner, Kapor Center for Social Impact and Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, Former CEO, Green for All will speak on The New Civil Rights Agenda. Through this lens questions such as “How do you build an organized movement for racial justice?” and “How can[...]
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Graduate Student Conference on Latin America 2:00 pm
Graduate Student Conference on Latin America
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
As part of the Observatory on Latin America’s Latin America on the Move program, the Graduate Student Conference on Latin America aims to showcase exemplary graduate student work that responds to critical questions related to Latin America in order to inspire dialogue between students at the New School. This event is sponsored by the Observatory[...]
De Blasio Series — Affordable Housing: Rent and Reality 10:30 pm
De Blasio Series — Affordable Housing: Rent and Reality
Apr 29 @ 10:30 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:30 am
Mayor de Blasio’s ambitious affordable housing agenda is at the heart of his administration’s pledge to start a new chapter in “a tale of two cities.” In 2015, Albany serves as the rent-regulation battleground but the true impact of this fight will be felt in the five boroughs where more than 2.3 million people live[...]
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