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  • Meet Our Student Team

  • Since 2009, the current students who work for the university Welcome Center and Office of Admission have been available to share their insider view of life at The New School and its colleges. The members of our student team interact with prospective applicants and families at daily admission events, in email and phone conversations, and through social media, including our Welcome Center Instagram account and Admitted Student Facebook groups. Our students look forward to hearing from you and helping to answer your questions!

  • Internships

    Alberto

    Schools of Public Engagement

    Alberto

    Alberto

    School of Media Studies, Schools of Public Engagement

    Major: Media Management (MS)
    Hometown: Cali, Columbia
    When Not at Work:
    Go out and eat, try new drinks, and see my friends, or just aimlessly walk around the urbanscape (borondear, as we call it in my hometown). 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Madison Square Park and Fort Greene, Brooklyn

    Internships

    Amy

    The New School for Social Research

    Amy

    Amy

    The New School for Social Research

    Major: Historical Studies
    Hometown: Michigan
    When Not at Work:
    Ride my bike and practice French.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Washington Square Park

    Internships

    Annalisa

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Annalisa

    Annalisa

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Major: Culture and Media
    Hometown: Stafford, Virginia
    When Not at Work:
    Curl up with an iced coffee and David Attenborough documentary.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     East River Park

    Internships

    Angelo

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Art

    Angelo Photo

    Angelo

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Major: Contemporary Music
    Hometown: Eastchester, NY
    When Not at Work:
    Listen to new music, travel, bake, and revisit my favorite museums.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     The High Line

    Internships

    Avi

    Parsons School of Design

    Avi

    Avi

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Fine Arts
    Hometown: Boulder, Colorado
    When Not at Work:
    People-watch and make art.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Paquitos on First Avenue and 9th Street

    Internships

    Benson

    Parsons School of Design

    Benson

    Benson

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Strategic Design and Management
    Hometown: Newport, Rhode Island
    When Not at Work:
    Cook something I’ve never cooked before.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     The M train when it's going over the Williamsburg Bridge.

    Internships

    Christopher A.

    Parsons School of Design

    Christopher A.

    Christopher A.

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Fashion Design (AAS)
    Hometown: Los Angeles, California
    When Not at Work:
    Take portraits of my friends.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Domino Park in Williamsburg

    Internships

    Christopher C.

    Parsons School of Design

    Christopher C.

    Christopher C.

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Communication Design (BFA)
    Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
    When Not at Work:
    Go for walks around the city and hang out with my friends!
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Vanessa's Dumplings

    Internships

    Chanmi

    Mannes School of Music

    Chanmi

    Chanmi

    Mannes School of Music

    Major: Oboe Performance
    Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
    When Not at Work: 
    Bake, practice, karaoke!
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     The High Line Park, close to 12th Street. Sunset there is amazing.

    Internships

    Devin

    Mannes School of Music

    Devin

    Devin

    Mannes School of Music

    Major: Bassoon Performance
    Hometown: Bolton, Connecticut
    When Not at Work: 
    Love, laugh, and make music.  
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     West Village

    Internships

    Dee

    School of Drama

    Dee

    Dee

    School of Drama

    Major: Bassoon Performance
    Hometown: Prince Georges County, Maryland
    When Not at Work:
    Take photos, eat, read some drama, stay connected within my community, and lastly sleep!
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    Harlem! I love the vibes, energy, and people. I have some of my most memorable and wonderful experiences uptown!

    Internships

    Ellen

    Schools of Public Engagement

    Ellen

    Ellen

    Schools of Public Engagement

    Major: Media Management
    Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
    When Not at Work:
    Work on my photography skills.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Internships

    Feilin

    School of Media Studies

    Feilin

    Feilin

    School of Media Studies

    Major: Media Management
    Hometown: Yunnan, China
    When Not at Work:
    I like to have good food with friends, have open-minded conversations with them, watch horror, and read.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Small-business neighborhoods

    Internships

    Gillian

    Parsons School of Design

    Gillian

    Gillian

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Illustration (BFA)
    Hometown: Randolph, New Jersey
    When Not at Work:
    I draw.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Fay Da Bakery and Ray’s Candy Store

    Internships

    Ian

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Ian

    Ian

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Major: Percussion
    Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina
    When Not at Work: 
    Play football (soccer).  
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    The Village Vanguard

    Internships

    India

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    India

    India

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Major: Vocal Performance
    Hometown: Toronto, Canada
    When Not at Work:
    Hang out with friends.     
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    Paulie Gee's, Sing Sing Ave. A, and Bryant Park in the winter

    Internships

    Jose

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Jose

    Jose

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Major: Trumpet
    Hometown: Kissimmee, Florida
    When Not at Work: 
    Work on my music and musicianship and learn new life skills.  
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    My neighborhood in Queens

    Internships

    Kate

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Kate

    Kate

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Major: Self-designed Liberal Arts in Arts Communications
    Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana
    When Not at Work:
    Read books, drink coffee, explore with friends
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Prospect Park or Three Lives & Company bookstore

    Internships

    Laura

    Parsons/Lang

    Laura

    Laura

    Parsons/Lang

    Major: Global Studies and Integrated Design (BA/BFA dual degree)
    Hometown: New York City
    When Not at Work:
    Walk in NYC, write, eat pastry, travel. 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Brooklyn Heights Promenade

    Internships

    Leah

    School of Media Studies

    Leah Photo

    Leah

    School of Media Studies

    Major: Media Management (MS)
    Hometown: Mumbai, India
    When Not at Work:
    Listen to music and catch up with friends and family.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     My favorite spot in NYC for food is Parm on Mulberry Street and to hang out is the rock next to the New York Lawn Bowling Club in Central Park. It's the perfect spot to read a book and sip on some coffee.

    Internships

    Lindi

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Lindi

    Lindi

    School of Jazz and Contemporary Music

    Major: Vocal Performance
    Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa
    When Not at Work:
    Relax! Which looks like taking a stroll in the city, eating cheesecake ice cream, with my favorite song on repeat.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Washington Square Park

    Internships

    Margaux

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Margaux

    Margaux

    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

    Major: Literary Studies
    Hometown: Seattle, Washington
    When Not at Work:
    I play guitar.
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Prospect Park

    Internships

    Sandra

    Parsons School of Design

    Sandra

    Sandra

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Strategic Design and Management (BBA)
    Hometown: Vienna, Austria
    When Not at Work:
    Sit in my favorite coffee shop for hours and do any sort of physical activities.  
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Walking across the Williamsburg Bridge or MUD Coffee in the East Village

    Internships

    Sophia

    Parsons School of Design

    Sophia

    Sophia

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Strategic Design and Management (BBA)
    Hometown: Miami, Florida
    When Not at Work:
    Spend time with friends, bake, discover new music, and explore the city. 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
     Washington Square Park! There's nothing like finding a shady bench in the summer or a sunny patch of grass in the winter.

    Internships

    Simran

    School of Media Studies

    Simran

    Simran

    School of Media Studies

    Major: Media Studies (MA)
    Hometown: Bangalore, India
    When Not at Work:
    Write poetry. 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    The boardwalk on Roosevelt Island

    Internships

    Yashwini

    Parsons School of Design

    Yashwini

    Yashwini

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Integrated Design (BFA)
    Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
    When Not at Work:
    Do art, dance, and try to explore the city!
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    Stuyvesant Cove Park and Jackson Heights

    Internships

    Yasmin

    Parsons School of Design

    Yasmin

    Yasmin

    Parsons School of Design

    Major: Communication Design (BFA)
    Hometown: Malaysia
    When Not at Work:
    Rock climb, read, and take the occasional nap. 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    Madison Square Park

    Internships

    Zhane

    Mannes School of Music

    Zhane

    Zhane

    Mannes School of Music

    Major: Vocal Performance
    Hometown: Maryland
    When Not at Work:
    Sing. 
    My Favorite Spot in New York City:
    Union Square

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