Category Archives: Parsons Videos

I Heart Fall <3

Fall is here! While it has technically been fall for a little over a month, the leaves have just started to change and it is finally cold enough to start wearing cozy sweaters and boots. For most New Yorkers, it

I Heart Fall <3

Fall is here! While it has technically been fall for a little over a month, the leaves have just started to change and it is finally cold enough to start wearing cozy sweaters and boots. For most New Yorkers, it

A Modern Makeover for Classical Musicians

This past semester, 16 Parsons students completing an interdisciplinary course in the Design & Technology program collaborated with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to update the traditional garb that musicians have donned for centuries.  Marin Alsop, music director of the BSO, originally

A Modern Makeover for Classical Musicians

This past semester, 16 Parsons students completing an interdisciplinary course in the Design & Technology program collaborated with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to update the traditional garb that musicians have donned for centuries.  Marin Alsop, music director of the BSO, originally

Parsons Challenge Tips

We know that students tend to agonize over what we’re exactly looking for in the Parsons Challenge, a supplement to the application that forces students to think a little more outside of the box. We interviewed three students, Lark (Design

Parsons Challenge Tips

We know that students tend to agonize over what we’re exactly looking for in the Parsons Challenge, a supplement to the application that forces students to think a little more outside of the box. We interviewed three students, Lark (Design

The Importance of Sketchbooking

We love good sketchbooks. The scruffy book with the worn edges. The Moleskine smeared with paint and ink. The notebook with odd textures and accidentally glued together pages. The ones that you can tell someone loves to death. Sometimes, when reviewing

The Importance of Sketchbooking

We love good sketchbooks. The scruffy book with the worn edges. The Moleskine smeared with paint and ink. The notebook with odd textures and accidentally glued together pages. The ones that you can tell someone loves to death. Sometimes, when reviewing

“People will tell you that you’re crazy.”

The title of our new AAS video and direct quote from Interior Design AAS alumna Caroline. Watch the video below and listen to very candid interviews from AAS alumni, Jim, Katie, Rachel, and Caroline, as they discuss transitioning to a

“People will tell you that you’re crazy.”

The title of our new AAS video and direct quote from Interior Design AAS alumna Caroline. Watch the video below and listen to very candid interviews from AAS alumni, Jim, Katie, Rachel, and Caroline, as they discuss transitioning to a

Solar Decathlon: Team Empowerhouse

The New School was one of twenty teams of colleges and universities competing in the 2011 Solar Decathlon in Washington, DC. Parsons students collaborated with other students within The New School and Stevens Institute of Technology to create a multidisciplinary

Solar Decathlon: Team Empowerhouse

The New School was one of twenty teams of colleges and universities competing in the 2011 Solar Decathlon in Washington, DC. Parsons students collaborated with other students within The New School and Stevens Institute of Technology to create a multidisciplinary

We Are New School. Are You?

As one of the seven divisions within The New School, Parsons offers its students two unique senses of community. The housing options are probably the best example of the New School culture. In a freshman quad, you may find a

We Are New School. Are You?

As one of the seven divisions within The New School, Parsons offers its students two unique senses of community. The housing options are probably the best example of the New School culture. In a freshman quad, you may find a

First post

A hearty welcome and hello from the Admission Office at Parsons The New School for Design in New York City! This new admission blog will highlight our fall travel, admission and general announcements, event details, student interviews, fun design links,

First post

A hearty welcome and hello from the Admission Office at Parsons The New School for Design in New York City! This new admission blog will highlight our fall travel, admission and general announcements, event details, student interviews, fun design links,