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The New School General Assembly



  • Existence: 2011
  • Usage: 2011


The New School General Assembly refers to the combined student representation of the various divisions of The New School (College of the Performing Arts, Eugene Lang College, the New School for Social Research, Parsons School of Design, and the Schools for Public Engagement) for the purpose of organizing as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement of Fall 2011. The organization planned and promoted participation in the New York All-City Student Assembly strike, to occur on November 17, 2011 in conjunction with other labor-related groups, as part of the Occupy Wall Street protests.


Languages Used

  • English

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Chris Crews New School student activism collection

Identifier: NA-0023-01
Abstract This collection documenting student activism at The New School and in New York City was compiled and created by Chris G. Crews, political scientist, activist, and New School graduate student between 2008 and 2019. The collection consists of video recordings and photographs of protests, town halls, meetings, workshops, and conferences, as well as documentation of various student-led, grassroot, and activist actions at The New School, and documents associated with Crews's work on various New...
Dates: 1977-2019; Majority of material found within 2008-2019