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The White Girls Behind White Girl

“Elizabeth would take me to clubs that she used to go to, and we would sit in the corner, watch people, and take out fake cocaine and pour it on the table just to see what would happen,” Morgan Saylor said about working with Elizabeth Wood on developing Leah’s character.

Via: The New School Free Press

Lang Literature Professor Robin Mookerjee Passes Away

Robin Mookerjee, a long-beloved assistant writing professor, passed away Tuesday night, said Lang Dean Stephanie Browner in an email to The New School community. 

Via: The New School Free Press

The Reality of Journalism Overseas

The common idea that Iran is a primitive country devoted to conservative Islam, doesn’t reflect the everyday lives of those who live there, but persists as a stereotype partly because it’s so dangerous to practice journalism there, a panel of experts said at a Journalism and Design panel at The New School.

Via: The New School Free Press

Fitting In Without Fitting In

Isabela Coppel, a freshman at Eugene Lang, sat in the chair of a cafe with her elbows rested on the table in front of her, attentive both with her blue eyes and her smile. 

Via: The New School Free Press

#TheLIST: Let's Go Retro

We've rounded up the most stylish vintage Harper's BAZAAR covers and picked outfits to match.

Via: Harper's Bazaar

Trending Now: Asymmetry Artist

Change your focus from daring color palettes to mischievous hemlines. Labels like Altuzarra and Proenza Schouler have mastered the artfully unbalanced look this season.

Via: Harper's Bazaar

Equipment, Joie and Current/Elliott Summer Sample Sale

It's that time of the year again when Equipment, Joie and Current/Elliott, the dynamic trio, get together for their summer sample sale at Siren Studios Orange (1050 N. Orange Drive).

Via: TimeOutLA

LIGHTNING BOLT S/S ’14 VIDEO

The West Coast likes to remind everyone else they have a never-ending summer. And with their new spring/summer 2014 lookbook video, Venice beach-based brand, Lightning Bolt is shoving it down our throats.

Via: hearty magazine

Former University Porter’s Lawyer Says No One Can Identify His Client As The Shooter

Following his arrest in early August for allegedly shooting an imam and his assistant, former New School maintenance employee Oscar Morel and his lawyer Michael Schwed are arguing in court that there isn’t enough evidence for him to be charged for the murders.

Via: The New School Free Press

“Pizza In A Hut” Is The Beginning Of The Jewish Culture Club

Fifteen members of the Jewish Culture Club walked from the University Center to a temporary hut made of two and half walls out of wood and a bamboo roof in Washington Square Park for “Pizza In The Hut” .

Via: The New School Free Press

The Journalist and The Imprisonment

Journalism has seen a rise in death and imprisonment rates over the past seven years. About 2,500 journalists have been imprisoned overseas as of 2015, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Via: The New School Free Press

Call Me By My Name, Or Don’t Call Me At All

After recognizing the student demand for name changes, transgender students at The New School, who have not legally changed their name, can adopt a new first name through The Office of Intercultural Support. Students are required to meet with Alexander Vasquez to discuss the process and timeline for implementing their name change.

Via: The New School Free Press

How to Wear: Platform Sandals

Go whole-heartedly into spring by elevating your strut in the season's hottest shoe style. The disco-inspired platform is back in a big way—and while we love its elongating effect and hyper-femme allure, interpreting this runway look for the real world can be tricky to say the least. 

Via: Harper's Bazaar

Marmol Radziner Jewelry Trunk Show

Jewelry, architecture and furniture are the models of California architecture firms', Marmol Radziner, event hosted by Heath Ceramics.

Via: TimeOutLA

Jigsaw London Warehouse Sale

The UK-based, women's clothing line, Jigsaw London, is having a warehouse sale at their Beverly Hills location (314 N. Beverly Drive).

Via: TimeOutLA

GANNI PRE-SPRING 2014

Ganni is giving us hope for the warmer months with their new collection. The Danish womenswear brand's pre-spring 2014 collection is inspired by the "Parisian look."

Via: hearty magazine

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