Category Archives: Our Students

A Day Away From the City

DIA:BEACON Before I began finals, I decided I needed some time away from the city. New York City can get monotonous at times, and that is when I begin to crave for a peaceful environment—something similar to home. I searched

A Day Away From the City

DIA:BEACON Before I began finals, I decided I needed some time away from the city. New York City can get monotonous at times, and that is when I begin to crave for a peaceful environment—something similar to home. I searched

Magazine Lovers Take Note: 10 Things That Change After You Intern

1. You know what goes into every photoshoot. Until I had a first hand experience, the images in my favorite magazines were simply fantasies which left me feeling somewhat envious of the editor who got to style that story. Now

Magazine Lovers Take Note: 10 Things That Change After You Intern

1. You know what goes into every photoshoot. Until I had a first hand experience, the images in my favorite magazines were simply fantasies which left me feeling somewhat envious of the editor who got to style that story. Now

New Blogger

Hello everyone! My name is Stephany and I am in the BFA Fashion Design Program. It has been quite a journey these past three years. A little bit about my background… I grew up in Miami, but I am originally

New Blogger

Hello everyone! My name is Stephany and I am in the BFA Fashion Design Program. It has been quite a journey these past three years. A little bit about my background… I grew up in Miami, but I am originally

4 Things From NYFW I’d Like to See as Menswear

Every day at Parsons is like the Meatpacking District during fashion week. If you visited that cobble stoned neighborhood at all over the last week, you saw that designer labels were a dime a dozen on every block. Yes, as

4 Things From NYFW I’d Like to See as Menswear

Every day at Parsons is like the Meatpacking District during fashion week. If you visited that cobble stoned neighborhood at all over the last week, you saw that designer labels were a dime a dozen on every block. Yes, as

Landing My First Internship: A Story of Resumes, Rejections, and Redemption

Ah, Labor Day. I sit here at my desk writing this post on the quintessential day that marks the end of a care-free, relaxing, and party filled time we call summer. Like everyone else, I’ve always loved summertime because it

Landing My First Internship: A Story of Resumes, Rejections, and Redemption

Ah, Labor Day. I sit here at my desk writing this post on the quintessential day that marks the end of a care-free, relaxing, and party filled time we call summer. Like everyone else, I’ve always loved summertime because it

5 Necessities to Making Your Dorm Room Home

You all (or soon will) have received your room assignments for the upcoming semester. I remember the moment I got that email; the first thing I did was friend my roommate on Facebook, and the second thing I did was

5 Necessities to Making Your Dorm Room Home

You all (or soon will) have received your room assignments for the upcoming semester. I remember the moment I got that email; the first thing I did was friend my roommate on Facebook, and the second thing I did was

Pros and Cons of the Parsons First Year Program

A great art teacher once told me that any legitimate art school will have a strong first year program. She is right, but what she never told me about were the ups and downs of a foundation year. Here, I weigh in on

Pros and Cons of the Parsons First Year Program

A great art teacher once told me that any legitimate art school will have a strong first year program. She is right, but what she never told me about were the ups and downs of a foundation year. Here, I weigh in on

Save the New School Narwhals!

“How does an art school have a basketball team???” — This is most people’s reaction when they hear about the New School Narwhals. The New School doesn’t only have a basketball team, but an entire athletics and recreation department. Students

Save the New School Narwhals!

“How does an art school have a basketball team???” — This is most people’s reaction when they hear about the New School Narwhals. The New School doesn’t only have a basketball team, but an entire athletics and recreation department. Students

The Parsons Process: Why Working in a Team is Essential to Learning

The First-Year program at Parsons can be very fun but also very daunting at the same time. In my experience, it seems that it is designed to teach you about working in teams, and making the best out of everyone’s

The Parsons Process: Why Working in a Team is Essential to Learning

The First-Year program at Parsons can be very fun but also very daunting at the same time. In my experience, it seems that it is designed to teach you about working in teams, and making the best out of everyone’s

Meet another New Blogger: Bayley Resetar

Hi guys! I’m Bayley and I am a freshman at Parsons. I have known about Parsons for 10 years now, ever since my mom started working here and taking me to all her classes (she teaches in the Illustration Department).

Meet another New Blogger: Bayley Resetar

Hi guys! I’m Bayley and I am a freshman at Parsons. I have known about Parsons for 10 years now, ever since my mom started working here and taking me to all her classes (she teaches in the Illustration Department).