Information On The Coronavirus: We continue to monitor and respond to the public health situation regarding COVID-19. Most buildings on our New York campus have closed until further notice. Check the Parsons Paris website for information about our Paris campus. Learn more

  • Faculty

  • Rory Solomon

    Full-time Faculty

    Email
    solomonr@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    B - Eugene Lang College Building - 65 West 11th Street

    Download vCard

    Rory Solomon

    Profile

    Rory Solomon is a doctoral candidate in the department of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. He is currently completing a dissertation on mesh networks. Other research areas include communications infrastructure, wireless media, antennas, and the history of ham and Citizens Band radio. He teaches computer programming, critical making, and time-based media design. Rory holds BA degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics from UC Berkeley, and an MA in Media Studies from The New School, where his thesis “The Stack: A Media Archaeology of the Computer Program” received an award of Academic Achievement. @rorys


    Professional Affiliation

    Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS)

    Society for the History of Technology, Special Interest Group on Computers, Information, and Society (SHOT SIGCIS)

     


    Recent Publications

    "Last In, First Out: Network Archaeology of/as the Stack," amodern, October 2013. http://amodern.net/article/last-in-first-out/


    Research Interests

    mesh networks, communications infrastructure, wireless media, software engineering education, critical making, time-based media


    Current Courses

    Code Toolkit

    Radical Software

    Time (Spring 2020)

  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application

Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Close