Monthly Archives: May 2012

Parsons Class Spotlight: Print Design 2

One of the best things about Parsons is that there is a great deal of diversity in the majors and classes offered. Every time I read over the course catalog there are always so many different classes that I want

Parsons Class Spotlight: Print Design 2

One of the best things about Parsons is that there is a great deal of diversity in the majors and classes offered. Every time I read over the course catalog there are always so many different classes that I want

Meet Our Faculty: Professor Noël Claro

The current den mother of the Illustration department, Noël Claro is more than a professor at Parsons – she’s a designer, a baker, a mom, a crafter, and, sometimes, a part-time therapist. Besides being uber talented outside of the classroom, she’s

Meet Our Faculty: Professor Noël Claro

The current den mother of the Illustration department, Noël Claro is more than a professor at Parsons – she’s a designer, a baker, a mom, a crafter, and, sometimes, a part-time therapist. Besides being uber talented outside of the classroom, she’s

Meet Parsons Alumni: Mia Wright-Ross

It’s always interesting to see what your peers are doing in their classes, but what about after graduation when the real work starts? I spoke with Mia Wright-Ross, a recent graduate from the Fashion Design program and current shoe designer

Meet Parsons Alumni: Mia Wright-Ross

It’s always interesting to see what your peers are doing in their classes, but what about after graduation when the real work starts? I spoke with Mia Wright-Ross, a recent graduate from the Fashion Design program and current shoe designer

Summer Reading – Design School Style

Surprisingly, one of the most popular questions that I am getting asked in The New School Welcome Center these days is “What type of books do Parsons kids read?” My first instinct is to joke and remind them that Parsons

Summer Reading – Design School Style

Surprisingly, one of the most popular questions that I am getting asked in The New School Welcome Center these days is “What type of books do Parsons kids read?” My first instinct is to joke and remind them that Parsons

Neighborhood Tour: East Village

I’ve decided to start a new series called “Neighborhood Tour” where I take you readers through some of my favorite neighborhoods in New York through the eyes of a college student. For the first Neighborhood Tour I decided to start

Neighborhood Tour: East Village

I’ve decided to start a new series called “Neighborhood Tour” where I take you readers through some of my favorite neighborhoods in New York through the eyes of a college student. For the first Neighborhood Tour I decided to start

Graduation, A Look Back…

As many of you know, I am graduating this year – Thursday at one o’clock to be precise and with this daunting step ahead of me, I’ve been looking back on my 4 years at Parsons.  So instead of just

Graduation, A Look Back…

As many of you know, I am graduating this year – Thursday at one o’clock to be precise and with this daunting step ahead of me, I’ve been looking back on my 4 years at Parsons.  So instead of just

Parsons Festival 2012

One of my favorite parts about the end of the school year is the Parsons Festival. The festival is a series of events throughout May that showcases student work from different majors/programs at Parsons. The events include gallery exhibitions, critiques,

Parsons Festival 2012

One of my favorite parts about the end of the school year is the Parsons Festival. The festival is a series of events throughout May that showcases student work from different majors/programs at Parsons. The events include gallery exhibitions, critiques,

The Brooklyn Flea

From April and up to Thanksgiving, The Brooklyn Flea is every weekend: Saturdays in Fort Greene and Sundays in Williamsburg, both from 10AM to 5PM. A main attraction to the Flea during these months is that both locations are great

The Brooklyn Flea

From April and up to Thanksgiving, The Brooklyn Flea is every weekend: Saturdays in Fort Greene and Sundays in Williamsburg, both from 10AM to 5PM. A main attraction to the Flea during these months is that both locations are great

Tips for Surviving Finals

As many of you may know, it is exam time here at Parsons and The New School. Computer labs are packed, kids are stressed, and sleep is very hard to come by. I’ve decided to offer some of my tips

Tips for Surviving Finals

As many of you may know, it is exam time here at Parsons and The New School. Computer labs are packed, kids are stressed, and sleep is very hard to come by. I’ve decided to offer some of my tips

Finding Healthy Eats in NYC

With an untraditional college atmosphere, most Parsons kids don’t hang out at the school cafeteria or even the school café. If you want to see some of us in action, head out to the Union Square Greenmarket.  It’s about three

Finding Healthy Eats in NYC

With an untraditional college atmosphere, most Parsons kids don’t hang out at the school cafeteria or even the school café. If you want to see some of us in action, head out to the Union Square Greenmarket.  It’s about three