Around two in the afternoon on Wednesday, the beats of a drum echoed throughout the typically quiet halls of the 11th and 12th street Eugene Lang buildings.
Articles By: Henry Miller
Workshop Prompts Dialogue on How to Combat Racism If a stranger asked you how you felt about benefiting from of the color of your skin, in front of 40 members of your community, including the provost of your university, several deans, an advisor to the school’s president, professors, graduates, and undergraduates, what would you say? During the last weekend of [...]
Hundreds of protesters marched 23 blocks down Fifth Ave. on the afternoon of May 1, making their way from Bryant Park to join the mass “solidarity rally” in Union Square at 4 p.m.. Some had originally been a part of the “Guitarmy” march promoted by Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello. The NYPD had prepared for the unpermitted march [...]
After a long and contentious series of negotiations, The New School is set to host an “Undoing Racism” workshop next fall. Despite support from the offices of the president and the provost, the workshop has provoked heated debate among the students who proposed it and the University Student Senate, with many arguing that the university’s money could be better spent [...]
A Student Performance in Memory of the Virginia Tech Shooting On the afternoon of April 16, six Eugene Lang students, dressed in black, performed a unique kind of memorial around Wollman Hall. Under the direction of Lang Professor Zishan Ugurlu, each student recited lengthy monologues simultaneously.
Nutritional advice and intenSati On a recent morning in a bright top floor high school gym in Washington Irving High School near Union Square, a radical experiment in health, fitness and youth self-affirmation was underway.
By Henry Miller and Kareem Samuels. On March 1, roughly 1,000 New York City college students took part in an “Occupy Education” protest against the rising cost and current state of American education — the most significant action taken by the Occupy movement in New York this year after a largely dormant winter.