Public Engagement


Friday, October 18

De*main: A Showcase of Parsons Fashion

Opening Paris Fashion Week, Parsons Paris will present an installation of collections from the top graduates of its world-renowned Fashion Design program....

General Public

The Future of Progressive States: Policies to Create Jobs and Expand Opportunities
8:30 am

Progressive state and local governments strive to build economies that create jobs, boost incomes, foster educational opportunity and strengthen government’s...

Look Only at the Movement - Exhibition
9:00 am

A video presentation by smudge studio examines the entangled infrastructures of nuclear waste transportation and the United States highway system. Generated...

Master Class - Matt Haimovitz, cello
10:30 am

Featuring cellist Matt Haimovitz, this masterclass provides music lovers with a rare opportunity to witness the interaction between gifted Mannes students...

“兩岸關係” | “Cross-Strait Relations” | “两岸关系”   (September 27-December 15)
12:00 pm

Opening reception: Thursday, September 26, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Ideas and experiences of “China” live across many borders. The slim strip of the Taiwan Strait...

NSSR Philosophy Lecture with  Robert Lurz
4:00 pm

Professor Robert Lurz, Department of Philosophy, Brooklyn College, CUNY will give a lecture titled: "What do animals know about appearance, reality, and the...

Scott Kettner | Percussionist & Bandleader | Eyes of the Entrepreneurs
4:00 pm

The Eyes of the Entrepreneurs series is dedicated to empowering artists to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset in taking responsibility for their art and...

LIT Launch
6:30 pm

Readings from contributors to LIT issue #24, the journal of the School of Writing’s Graduate Program. Guest readers include: Aaron Apps book of poetry...

Imagine Science Film Festival: Experimental Nature - Closing Night Finale
7:00 pm

Closing night and awards ceremony for the 6th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival. Presented by the Imagine Science Film Festival and Eugene Lang College,...

New Visions Directing Festival: Blue Window by Craig Lucas
7:00 pm

Blue Window by Craig Lucas, directed by Kai-Hsiang Tu (’13). Before, during and after a Manhattan dinner party, the guests are revealed with touching comic...

7:00 pm

RUFF CUTS sessions are opportunities for New School students to exhibit and discuss their media works while they are still in progress. RUFF CUTS is...

Mannes Festival - From Rachmaninoff to Rzewski : Contrasting Piano Sonorities of the 20-21 centuries
7:30 pm

Since 1999, Mannes College The New School for Music has presented a yearlong music festival every year. Each festival has a theme and a program of more than...

StopSlut: A Conference on Sexuality, Bullying & Rape (Day 1)
8:00 pm

Aiming to address ideas of power, authority, experience, and empowerment, STOP SLUT will investigate the multi-faceted ways in which rape, sexual and street...

New Visions Directing Festival: Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Stephanie C. Cunningham. Playwright Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine,...

Friday, October 18