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Parsons 2019 Summer Programs Information Session (4pm EST) - Shared screen with speaker view
Alex Bennett
00:30
Hello and welcome!
Alex Bennett
00:39
We’ll be starting in just a few minutes :)
Sara Bonacic
01:47
Sarafrom Croatia, Europe!
kelly furst
01:50
kelly furst - rochester, ny
Haley Smith
02:03
Haley - Elkton, MD
lauren lee
02:07
Lauren Lee - New York (Parsons)
Asa
02:10
Asa Goldstock Syracuse University
owen Goldenbogen
02:20
owen goldenbogen charlotte vermont
David Hilliard
02:27
Kylie Hilliard- Glastonbury, Ct
lauren lee
02:29
Fashion Design BFA
Jessica_Walker
05:57
Hi! So you know, you can always email us at summer@newschool.edu
Denise Bedoya
06:10
I am listening for my son, Diego, who’s a high school junior in Boulder, CO
Sara Bonacic
06:17
sophmore in Industrial design
Jessica_Walker
06:35
Hi everyone! Feel free to pop all your questions in the chat box!
Jessica_Walker
08:56
In addition to what Alex is sharing, you’ll find lots of details on the Summer Intensive Studies here: https://www.newschool.edu/parsons/youth-teen-summer-ny/
Denise Bedoya
10:35
Typically how big are classes
Priya Gopinath
12:01
Are these open to Middle Schoolers
Jessica_Walker
13:44
The Summer Intensive Studies in July are for students ages 16-18 as well as Pre-College/Adult. Students in Grades 3-12 are eligible for our Pre-College Academy in August. (Alex will be talking about that soon)
Priya Gopinath
14:02
Thank you
Jessica_Walker
15:46
Our classes are small to ensure each student gets the attention they need—most are limited to just 16 students.
Jessica_Walker
21:15
If you’re interested in the Summer Program in Constructed Environments, here’s some helpful info: https://www.newschool.edu/parsons/college-adult-constructed-environments/
mayjean
23:15
what level of skill is needed for the pre college program?
David Hilliard
24:16
do you need to bring samples of work you’ve already done?
Jessica_Walker
24:50
We have students of all skill levels and experience! There is no application process—you simply need to register and you are enrolled.
Denise Bedoya
26:16
For the SIS session do you choose just one class from the school that best reflects your interest ?
Jessica_Walker
26:29
Here’s a great link for info about Parsons Paris: https://www.newschool.edu/parsons-paris/summer-programs/
Gunther Rohrer
26:30
so far so good!
Jessica_Walker
26:43
You would just register for one class for SIS.
rachellee
26:56
is housing mandatory for parsons Paris summer program
amelia scott
28:38
if I am Australian and apply do I need those results as my first language is English ?
Jessica_Walker
28:39
You can email rebecca.cott@apiabroad.com to get all your questions about Parsons Paris answered.
lauren lee
28:52
what are the requirements for Parsons Paris?
Jessica_Walker
29:24
You can email rebecca.cott@apiabroad.com to get all your questions about Parsons Paris answered.
Seun Olanrewaju
29:25
How do the scholarships work for the summer program?
rachellee
29:30
Is housing mandatory for parsons Paris?
Denise Bedoya
29:37
What is cost including board/meal plan?
Kelly Rivera
29:38
Do you offer financial aid?
Sara Bonacic
29:42
can we register without having the toefl certificate?and send it when its time for payment
mayjean
29:49
if you register now and decide not to attend, is there a fee or penalty that must be paid?
mayjean
30:23
I am from Canada - presumably one does not need to do an english test? English is my first language
Regina Bowler
32:11
Are there scholarships or financial aid for the Pre-College program? Also, I see the open house is in February. Are there usually still seats open for the Pre-College program then?
Jessica_Walker
32:14
We have scholarships available for Pre-College SIS students—here’s a link for more info. Note, this year’s application isn’t up yet, but you can check back in the Winter to apply: https://www.newschool.edu/parsons/summer-scholarships/
Jessica_Walker
33:46
Arron and Alex are talking about housing now, and you can also find some info here: https://www.newschool.edu/student-housing/summer/
Kelly Rivera
33:51
What does the application process for scholarships consist of?
David Hilliard
34:23
how can you get a scholarship to parsons SIS classes
kelly furst
34:45
Is there a specific class I need to enroll for? There are multiple classes for each topic.
Jessica_Walker
35:25
Kelly, you would enroll in one course for the 3-week term.
kelly furst
35:46
Does it matter which one?
Sara Bonacic
36:18
When do we need to deliver the TOEFL certificate?international students
Jessica_Walker
37:20
Here’s a list of our current Summer 2019 offerings: https://opencampus.newschool.edu/courses?terms%5B%5D=Summer+2019&sort=is_featured&search=&per_page=25
gaby
37:56
an international student has to have a student visa?
David Hilliard
38:21
do you use adobe animate for the animation class for Pre-College
Jessica_Walker
38:35
Kelly, we have a variety of very specific courses that students can take during the 3-week session, from Graphic Design to Fashion.
John Klesch
39:30
when are Aug 2019 academy courses available to view and do the high school level courses have similar content to SIS, specifically interested in animation..
gaby
39:39
can you attend pre college with a b1/b2 visa?
Jessica_Walker
39:42
You can also find some more info on summer housing here: https://www.newschool.edu/student-housing/summer/
Jessica_Walker
40:22
Also, if you think of more questions later today or tomorrow, you can email us anytime at summer@newschool.edu.
Allison Smith
41:26
How many people are there per dorm room? Is there individual dorms? Can you ask to be with a specfic individual?
amelia scott
41:53
will it be hard to get a spot in campus housing?
mayjean
41:54
if you choose a particular program/area, can you switch to a different programme? If so, is there a cost to change? Eg. if I take fashion but then decide to take photography
mayjean
42:50
re student visas - what if I register for the program and I cannot get the visa or don’t get the visa on time?
Haley Smith
43:05
If you register and pay for the course in January, but apply for the scholarship and receive it in March, how will that scholarship money be applied?
rachellee
43:13
i am locked out of the registration system, but how would I register for my classes online?
Jessica_Walker
43:21
Just to share again what Arron just mentioned—for info on Parsons Paris, email rebecca.cott@apiabraod.com; for info on summer housing, email summerhousing@newschool.edu; and international students can contact ISS@newschool.edu for info about your time here.
Jessica_Walker
43:49
And again, you can drop us a note anytime at summer@newschool.edu
Regina Bowler
45:46
In looking at the pre-college courses, are there classes related to architecture for 14 yr olds?
Denise Bedoya
46:24
My son is interested in Art/design but more particularly in architecture. If he registers for an architecture course will that work contribute to his portfolio development?
Jessica_Walker
46:42
Pre-College Academy has Architecture for students in grades 9-12 (rising 9th graders)
Sara Bonacic
50:43
If I have a B1/B2 vs
Sara Bonacic
50:58
visa* do I need a Student one too?
mcc
52:04
Do you have a marketing course during SIS next summer?
jillianhymer
52:12
My child is graduating high school in June and will be 18, but is planning to take a GAP year before going on to college. Are they considered to be “pre-college” even though done with high school?
mayjean
56:59
are there any organized social activities for students in the pre college programme?
kelly furst
01:00:13
Is there a link for the Online Portfolio Development class?
Sara Bonacic
01:02:19
Can you pass on the link for the registration ?
Denise Bedoya
01:02:34
Gotta go1 Thank you son much.Parsons sounds like a friendly, super creative place1
mcc
01:03:15
Thanks a lot!
Regina Bowler
01:03:27
thanks- great job!!!!
jillianhymer
01:03:41
Thank you
owen Goldenbogen
01:03:45
Thank you
kelly furst
01:03:49
thank you!
Sara Bonacic
01:03:54
thank you!
Emily G
01:03:54
thank you!
Seun Olanrewaju
01:03:59
Thank you so much
Allison Smith
01:04:02
Thank you very much!
David Hilliard
01:04:06
Thank you!!!