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Manuel Pastor: Changing Demographics and the Economic Imperative – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series 7:00 pm
Manuel Pastor: Changing Demographics and the Economic Imperative – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This event will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, click here. Manuel Pastor, Director, Program for Environmental and Regional Equity The proposed theme of the lecture is, “Changing Demographics and the Economic Imperative.” The conversation will explore questions such as: what are the national demographic shifts and their impact on our country and the[...]
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New Challenge Symposium 5:00 pm
New Challenge Symposium
Mar 4 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 8:00 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. The New Challenge Symposium gives students that enter the New Challenge competition an opportunity to share their projects with the New School community and the broader[...]
President Nestor Kirchner Fellowship Lecture, 2014/2015 Edition 6:00 pm
President Nestor Kirchner Fellowship Lecture, 2014/2015 Edition
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 8:00 pm
As part of the Observatory on Latin America’s (OLA) President Nestor Kirchner (PNK) Fellowship program, we will host two Fellows from Latin America, Daniela Gomes Metello (Brazil) and Beatriz Pilar Córdova Aquino (Peru). Daniela Gomes Matello has a BA in Food Engineering, and a Masters in Production Engineering. She is the Advisor and Coordinator of[...]
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Women, Climate Change and Cities: An Intersectional Perspective 4:00 pm
Women, Climate Change and Cities: An Intersectional Perspective
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come join us as we discuss women’s role in raising awareness as well as providing solutions to climate change issues specifically within the urban context. Participants will examine what women have brought to the table in the climate movement as well as the specific benefits of having a gendered approach to climate change adaptation and[...]
Women, Climate, and Cities 4:00 pm
Women, Climate, and Cities @ Orozco Room, Rm. 712
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
he event will include a presentation of original research from the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) Fellows on urban climate change policies and its interface with gender. A moderated panel discussion between New School faculty, activists and practitioners will follow, including Ana Baptista, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management, Jean Gardner, Associate[...]
Deconstructing the Highline: A Public Symposium 5:00 pm
Deconstructing the Highline: A Public Symposium
Mar 5 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm
The High Line, an innovative promenade created on a disused elevated railway in Manhattan, is widely recognized as among the most iconic urban landmarks of the 21st century. It has stimulated public interest in landscape design while simultaneously re-integrating an industrial relic into the everyday life of New York City. Since its opening in 2009,[...]
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CINEFEST 2015: Hispanic Film Festival (Day 1) 5:00 pm
CINEFEST 2015: Hispanic Film Festival (Day 1)
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 6 @ 9:00 pm
CineFest 2015 will take place on March 6 and 13 and will feature four films and one documentary covering a broad spectrum of topics: immigration, environmental exploitation, coming of age and cultural identities. We hope that through these films we give voice to the unheard stories of many different cultures in the Spanish-speaking world. Opening[...]
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john powell and Noliwe Rooks: Race, Higher Education & Social Justice – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series 7:00 pm
john powell and Noliwe Rooks: Race, Higher Education & Social Justice – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 9 @ 8:30 pm
This event will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, click here. The Henry Cohen Lecture Series on Public Policy in Action continues with: john powell, Executive Director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, University of California at Berkeley Noliwe Rooks, Director of Graduate Studies in Africana Studies, Cornell University The[...]
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CINEFEST 2015: Hispanic Film Festival (Day 2) 4:00 pm
CINEFEST 2015: Hispanic Film Festival (Day 2)
Mar 13 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 13 @ 10:00 pm
CineFest 2015 will take place on March 6 and 13 and will feature four films and one documentary covering a broad spectrum of topics: immigration, environmental exploitation, coming of age and cultural identities. We hope that through these films we give voice to the unheard stories of many different cultures in the Spanish-speaking world. Opening[...]
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Cancelled – Rector’s Summit Public Dialogue 6:00 pm
Cancelled – Rector’s Summit Public Dialogue
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 16 @ 8:00 pm
Please note this event has been cancelled. The Rector’s Summit will bring together Dr. Alberto Barbieri, Rector of the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina), Dr. David Van Zandt, President of The New School, as well as several other University Rectors from Latin America. The public conversation will center on areas of potential collaboration between the[...]
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Sam Myers, Jr.: Racial Disparities and the Criminal Justice System: What Have We Learned? – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series 7:00 pm
Sam Myers, Jr.: Racial Disparities and the Criminal Justice System: What Have We Learned? – 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 30 @ 8:30 pm
Sam Myers, Jr., Director and Roy Wilkins Professor of Human Relations and Social Justice, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota Professor Myers will frame his comments around the intersection of incarceration, race, policy, and economic inclusion and exclusion. The 2015 Henry Cohen Lecture Series, Public Policy in Action, is devoted to advancing social[...]
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De Blasio Series — The Low-down on Pre-K from Insideschools 6:30 pm
De Blasio Series — The Low-down on Pre-K from Insideschools
Mar 31 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 31 @ 9:00 pm
If your child turns 4 this year, he or she is eligible for free pre-kindergarten, either in a public school or at a site run by a community organization. The de Blasio administration gets an A for effort in its rapid expansion of pre-kindergarten, with more than 30,000 new seats last fall and another 20,000[...]