Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:35:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 New Publications from Professor Joseph Heathcott Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:36:59 +0000 JosephBorderlands: Traveling the Brooklyn-Queens Divide   The Architectural League of New York’s magazine Urban Omnibus featured a recent photodocumentary project by Joseph Heathcott, Associate Professor of Urban Studies.   Heathcott’s article, titled “Borderlands: Traveling the Brooklyn-Queens Divide” appeared in the January 14th edition on line.  It reports on a two-year effort by Prof. Heathcott to study the […]]]> 0 Community Development Finance Lab Continues Work in Ohio Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:43:38 +0000 0 OLA Hosts Public Lectures: Struggles for Inclusion in Brazil and Peru Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:30:52 +0000 OLA  The Observatory on Latin America (OLA) of the New School and the Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM) are pleased to invite you to: STRUGGLES FOR INCLUSION IN BRAZIL AND PERU  President Néstor Kirchner FellowshipPublic Lecture  by President Néstor Kirchner Fellows 2014-2015   Waste Pickers and Environmental Management in BrazilDaniela Gomez MetelloBrazil The production and disposal of […]]]> 0 Professor McCandless Participating in United Nations Expert Meetings on Developing an Indicator Framework Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:13:37 +0000 DrErinMcCandless (1)Dr. McCandless is attending UNDESA Expert Group meetings on indicator framework for the post-2015 development framework this week. Over the last several years, she has been engaged with various specialist networks working to infuse peace, security, governance and justice concerns into the new framework (“goal 16”). UN discussions are presently focused around indicators, and Dr. […]]]> 0 GPIA Alumna Nora Rahimian Leverages Hip Hop to Inspire Social Change Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:08:21 +0000 Nora Rahimian_750x189"It is when people feel something and relate to it that they are moved to change their behavior. This is reinforced by the special relationship between artist and audience." --Nora Rahimian Nora Rahimian is a 2012 graduate of the International Affairs program at The New School and attended the Liberia IFP, where she began managing Takun J, Liberia’s most popular ‘hip co’ artist. Together, they began using ‘hip co’ to address different social issues in Liberia..... After Takun was named National Ambassador & became a spokesperson for UNICEF other anti-gender-based violence songs came out.]]> 0