Earth Week

 
Since the re-launch of the Tishman Environment and Design Center on Earth Day 2015, The New School has celebrated Earth Day by demonstrating its commitment to sustainability and addressing the climate crisis with a week-long series of programs and events coordinated by the Tishman Center in collaboration with academic departments, students groups, and other offices across the university. This space will also feature sustainability events throughout the month of April from our New School community. Earth Week at The New School is dedicated to championing environmental justice, inspiring activism through artistic expression and design, fostering professional opportunities in environmental sectors, promoting sustainable practices, and advancing sustainability in New York City and the world.

Since the re-launch of the Tishman Environment and Design Center on Earth Day 2015, The New School has celebrated Earth Day by demonstrating its commitment to sustainability and addressing the climate crisis with a week-long series of programs and events coordinated by the Tishman Center in collaboration with academic departments, students groups, and other offices across the university. This space will also feature sustainability events throughout the month of April from our New School community. Earth Week at The New School is dedicated to championing environmental justice, inspiring activism through artistic expression and design, fostering professional opportunities in environmental sectors, promoting sustainable practices, and advancing sustainability in New York City and the world.

 

Earth Week 2019

 
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This conference explored the kinds of knowledges, practices and strategies being developed on the ground and across domains and disciplines in the face of intensified extractivism and renewed cycles of accumulation by dispossession, including land, water and green grabs.

 
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An overview of the challenge at hand and a showcase of promising pathways to decarbonization.

 
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Alumni panelists brought their unique career perspectives to a discussion focusing broadly on issues such as energy, climate change, equity, environmental justice, diversity and inclusion, followed by a lively and engaging alumni reception.

 
 

Past Celebrations