Nonprofit Management

Welcome to the virtual home of the M.S. program in Nonprofit Management (NPM) at Milano/The New School. We invite you to look around our blog and get a feel for our community.

Visit the Nonprofit Management page at newschool.edu to learn about degree requirements, application information, program faculty, and more.

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Professor Aida Rodriguez

A Celebration in Honor of Professor Aida Rodriguez

The Orozco Room was the setting for a celebration honoring Professor Aida Rodriguez, who is retiring after 18 years of dedication and service to the university. Aida joined the Milano School in 1999 as Professor of Professional Practice and Chair of the Nonprofit Management Program. When she arrived at The New School she brought with her a unique combination of public, nonprofit, and philanthropic sector know-how and a history of distinguished scholarship. Her career—then and now— is dedicated to ensuring social justice for people of color and women and social equity in philanthropy and philanthropic organizations with emphasis on Latino ...
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Annie Bickerton (NPM ’14) Implementing and Scaling Social Change

When Annie joined Milano’s Nonprofit Management program she found a community that helped her to identity her strengths as a change agent. As a student, Annie’s Drive Change project was a winner of the New School’s 2013 New Challenge idea competition. Today, she continues to drive social change at MDRC, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy research organization, where she works as a Research Analyst in the Health and Barriers to Employment Policy Area. Why did you choose to study at Milano/The New School? I had two goals when I was looking into grad school. On one hand, I ...
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Milano Management Speaker Series is Back in 2016

The Milano Management Program would like to invite students, alumni and faculty to the 2016 Speaker Series! Join us as we explore a wide range of issues in management and organizations, from design to application. Speakers for this series include activists, organizational consultants, academics and practitioners, each of whom will tackle a central question of their discipline. Join students, alumni and faculty to explore a wide range of issues in management and organizations, from design to application. Speakers for this series include activists, organizational consultants, academics and practitioners, each of whom will tackle a central question of their discipline. All ...
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Milano Management Professor Robin Hayes shines at her Shomburg Center Black and Cuba screening

January 26 marked the start of a long awaited Black History Month series, Films at the Schomburg. The film selected for the premiere screening of the series was none other than Professor Robin J. Hayes’ award-winning documentary, Black and Cuba. The Langston Hughes Auditorium at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture was packed with socially active, interested folks who were there to explore the important subject matter and meet the woman behind the film. The historic library center is recognized as one of the leading institutions focusing exclusively on African-American, African Diaspora, and African experiences. Begun with the ...

Erica Kohl-Arena: The Self-Help Myth Book Preview

In the upcoming weeks Milano is proud to host a series of events to celebrate the publication of Management Professor Erica Kohl-Arenas’ dedicated, robust and timely research on the evolution and future of philanthropy. Her book, The Self-Help Myth: How Philanthropy Fails to Alleviate Poverty will be showcased in a sneak preview at Milano’s Alumni Networking Event next Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 as well as a formal launch on Thursday December 10th (please see below for both event details). Professor Kohl-Arenas’ is the first book published in the University of California Press public scholarship series, “Poverty, Interrupted”. She asks, can ...
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