Nonprofit Management

Welcome to the virtual home of the M.S. program in Nonprofit Management (NPM) at Milano/The New School. We invite you to look around our blog and get a feel for our community.

Visit the Nonprofit Management page at newschool.edu to learn about degree requirements, application information, program faculty, and more.

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Milano Management Speaker Series is Back in 2016

The Milano Management Program would like to invite students, alumni and faculty to the 2016 Speaker Series! Join us as we explore a wide range of issues in management and organizations, from design to application.  Speakers for this series include activists, organizational consultants, academics and practitioners, each of whom will tackle a central question of their discipline.  Join students, alumni and faculty to explore a wide range of issues in management and organizations, from design to application.  Speakers for this series include activists, organizational consultants, academics and practitioners, each of whom will tackle a central question of their discipline.  All events ...
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Milano Management Professor Robin Hayes shines at her Shomburg Center Black and Cuba screening

January 26 marked the start of a long awaited Black History Month series, Films at the Schomburg. The film selected for the premiere screening of the series was none other than Professor Robin J. Hayes’ award-winning documentary, Black and Cuba. The Langston Hughes Auditorium at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture was packed with socially active, interested folks who were there to explore the important subject matter and meet the woman behind the film. The historic library center is recognized as one of the leading institutions focusing exclusively on African-American, African Diaspora, and African experiences. Begun with the ...

Erica Kohl-Arena: The Self-Help Myth Book Preview

  In the upcoming weeks Milano is proud to host a series of events to celebrate the publication of Management Professor Erica Kohl-Arenas’ dedicated, robust and timely research on the evolution and future of philanthropy. Her book, The Self-Help Myth: How Philanthropy Fails to Alleviate Poverty will be showcased in a sneak preview at Milano’s Alumni Networking Event next Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 as well as a formal launch on Thursday December 10th (please see below for both event details). Professor Kohl-Arenas’ is the first book published in the University of California Press public scholarship series, “Poverty, Interrupted”. She asks, can ...
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Summer 2015 Home Games: Milano Students Consult for Youth Baseball Leagues

Summer 2015 Home Games Milano graduate students’ consulting for local youth baseball organizationsCoursework at Milano and throughout The New School consciously aims to blend theory and practice, with students engaging in and learning from a wide variety of organizations.  We hope this will be the first of several articles highlighting the work students do as a part of their learning and service to the community.This summer six Milano graduate students had the opportunity to participate in a short-term, consultancy with a foundation supporting the development of youth baseball league--and receive a stipend for their work. The team was a mix ...
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Nonprofit Governance: Concepts, Visions, and Perspectives

 When Antonin Wagner, Emeritus Professor of Management at the Milano School, was asked to serve as guest editor of a special issue of Administrative Sciences on nonprofit governance, he found himself reflecting on the relationship of social theory and practice articulated by The New School’s émigré community of the 1930s. Following their lead, Antonin in his call for papers wished to attract submissions from researchers representing both mainstream organization studies and the kind of critical reasoning and intellectual quest for social justice to which he was exposed in his 15 years teaching at The New School. Antonin’s introductory note with the ...