Spring 2014 Shared Capacities Initiative Event
The Shared Capacities Subcommittee hosts a reception for all faculty, staff, students, and
alumni to share versions of shorter lists of capacities and kick off the next round of on-site and online community review and feedback. Refreshments will be served, and musicians from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music will perform.
Thursday, February 20
Fall 2013 Shared Capacities Initiative Events
The Shared Capacities Subcommittee encourages all faculty, students, and alumni to join this discussion. One of the ways to participate is by attending and/or viewing the public events below.
All events will be recorded and posted online.
Kick-Off Panel Discussion
After an introduction by Provost Tim Marshall and subcommittee co-chairs, New School faculty discuss the shape of undergraduate education at The New School.
Thursday, September 26
Moderator: Jim Miller, Professor of Politics and Liberal Studies at NSSR; Special Advisor to the Provost
Laura Auricchio, Dean of the School of Undergraduate Studies at NSPE; Associate Professor of Art History, Parsons
Stefania deKenessey, Director of Civic Arts and Humanities: Community Partnership Program; Associate Professor of Music at Lang
Richard Kessler, Dean of Mannes
John Roach, Director of the First Year; Assistant Professor of Fine Arts at Parsons
Open Information Sessions
After an introduction by Provost Tim Marshall, subcommittee members discuss
the process for the year and share current research and best practices
in this area.
Thursday, October 17
Theresa Lang Center
Tuesday, October 22
Thursday, October 24
Friday, November 15
12:00 noon-1:30 p.m.
Faculty consider the capacities best suited to a New School undergraduate education.
Tuesday, November 19
Thursday, November 21
Friday, November 22