Category Archives: TNS Campus

Learning to Sew: A Story of Pain, Panic, and Too Many Pins

I attend the top fashion school in America, and I have never so much as touched a needle and thread. Don’t get me wrong, I am obsessed with fashion (seriously, it’s an illness), but nothing about making clothes ever really

Learning to Sew: A Story of Pain, Panic, and Too Many Pins

I attend the top fashion school in America, and I have never so much as touched a needle and thread. Don’t get me wrong, I am obsessed with fashion (seriously, it’s an illness), but nothing about making clothes ever really

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

Sustianability, Environmental Production, & The New School Climate Action Plan

Sustainability in design education has been a primary concern of Parsons for many years, and just last week president David Van Zandt proposed a much larger climate action plan for The New School. The New School is known for its

Sustianability, Environmental Production, & The New School Climate Action Plan

Sustainability in design education has been a primary concern of Parsons for many years, and just last week president David Van Zandt proposed a much larger climate action plan for The New School. The New School is known for its

Keeping Inspired: How to Fend Off Creative Block

At Parsons, we’ve been known to be a pretty “conceptual” school. What does this mean you ask? Depending on your major choice you’ll be working with a variety of media, often very specific to your trade. For instance: Fashion designers

Keeping Inspired: How to Fend Off Creative Block

At Parsons, we’ve been known to be a pretty “conceptual” school. What does this mean you ask? Depending on your major choice you’ll be working with a variety of media, often very specific to your trade. For instance: Fashion designers

Studio Elective Review: Machine Knitting

Each semester the average full time Parsons BFA Undergraduate student will take anywhere between 14-19 credits worth of classes. These classes are comprised of major specific core studios, Liberal Arts requirement(s) , History requirement(s), University Lectures, and Studio Electives. This

Studio Elective Review: Machine Knitting

Each semester the average full time Parsons BFA Undergraduate student will take anywhere between 14-19 credits worth of classes. These classes are comprised of major specific core studios, Liberal Arts requirement(s) , History requirement(s), University Lectures, and Studio Electives. This

The University Center: Bringing Campus Life to The New School

It’s no secret that going to school in the heart of Manhattan is not the “average college experience”. Although The New School’s classrooms and dorm facilities are pretty much all condensed to the village, it’s never been quite comparable to

The University Center: Bringing Campus Life to The New School

It’s no secret that going to school in the heart of Manhattan is not the “average college experience”. Although The New School’s classrooms and dorm facilities are pretty much all condensed to the village, it’s never been quite comparable to

Where in the World is Parsons this Fall?

It’s September and you know what that means – Parsons is back on the road! We will literally be everywhere and anywhere this Fall but here are some events coming up. For more information about our events please go to

Where in the World is Parsons this Fall?

It’s September and you know what that means – Parsons is back on the road! We will literally be everywhere and anywhere this Fall but here are some events coming up. For more information about our events please go to

Welcome Back: How to Thrive during your First Month at Parsons

To the fresh faces, and those of us returning for another year, the start of the school semester means one thing– lots of changes. At first, we’re all filled with that refreshing feeling of the new semester, a clean slate

Welcome Back: How to Thrive during your First Month at Parsons

To the fresh faces, and those of us returning for another year, the start of the school semester means one thing– lots of changes. At first, we’re all filled with that refreshing feeling of the new semester, a clean slate

Get Funky at Orientation Week

It’s beginning to be that time of year again — the leaves are changing, proactive bears are starting to look for a cozy spot to dig their dens for the winter, shortsighted bears continue climbing trees and eating things, and most

Get Funky at Orientation Week

It’s beginning to be that time of year again — the leaves are changing, proactive bears are starting to look for a cozy spot to dig their dens for the winter, shortsighted bears continue climbing trees and eating things, and most

Looking for something to do in August? We’ve got you covered!

There are so many awesome things that are going to happen in August. Whether you’re getting ready to go to college for the first time, or you’re returning to school after a stellar summer vacay, we’ve got you covered!  

Looking for something to do in August? We’ve got you covered!

There are so many awesome things that are going to happen in August. Whether you’re getting ready to go to college for the first time, or you’re returning to school after a stellar summer vacay, we’ve got you covered!