The 69th Parsons Benefit took place on May 22, 2017 and raised over $2 million in scholarship funds to support students across programs at The New School. Please visit this page in the coming months for information about next year's event!

View highlights from the 2017 Parsons Benefit.

Eileen Fisher



Karen Katz
accepting for Neiman Marcus Group

Hosted By

Wilfred Frost


Presenting Sponsor

Silver Sponsors



The Benefit graphic design system is a collaborative effort begun by Parsons students in Collab: University Design Studio class taught by Lucille Tenazas, Henry Wolf Professor of Communication Design (CD) in Fall 2016 and Spring 2017. Students: Talia Cotton, BFA CD '18, McKenna Hogue, BFA CD '16, Jung Yeong Kim, BFA CD '17, Hyeon Beom Lee, BFA CD '18, Kaisha Murzamadiyeva, BFA CD '18, and Vincent Riportella, BFA CD '18.


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