Summary of Givetake’s saved materials throughout the 2016-2017 school year. In total, we repurposed 1,567 waste items, 9,352 pounds by weight. Fall semester made up the bulk of recycling with 72% of the total weight. The top 3 most reused materials are wood(25%), paper(24%) and plastic(12%).
The Brooklyn Fashion and Design Accelerator is hosting The Trump Effect: Immigration, Apparel Manufacturing and the Environment on February 7th: Trump has voiced major changes in how the US will respond to immigrant populations, environmental issues and global manufacturing. Join us February 7th where we bring together respected experts to closely examine the potential consequences on […]
Join us at lunch on January 26th to learn about the sustainable programs at Eileen Fisher! See the flyer below for details. Thursday January 26 Engineering 307 12:45 – 1:45pm
Call for proposals from the Pratt community to design an identity program for an Institute-wide recycling initiative that collects and offers students used art supplies free of charge. An initial proposal for operations has been submitted to the administration and we are now looking to the creative talents’ of our Pratt students, faculty and staff […]
Designing Cradle to Cradle Certified Products for the Circular Economy The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute has launched its first-ever Product Design Challenge in partnership with Autodesk supporting the Design-Led Revolution. The contest is open to design students and design professionals. Finalists could collect up to $4,000 in a cash prize. To participate, you’ll […]
Here is the link to the poster for 2014’s Greenweek! Feel free to print and distribute as needed. 2014 Greenweek Poster
Opening Reception Monday, March 24, 6:00 – 10:00 pm Pratt Institute Brooklyn Campus 200 Willoughby Avenue Juliana Curran Terian Design Center Steuben Gallery Clinton-Washington stop on the G train There is a growing landscape of discarded plastic. In many urban cities this accumulation of plastic, particularly bottles, gets picked through and collected by Canners, who […]
The Date is Set! CSDS will host the 4th Annual Sustainability Crash Course on March 29th, 2014 at the Brooklyn Campus of Pratt Institute. More details to be announced soon so check back in!
Current 04 is now available in print as well as ready to download from the Apple App Store. You can find it here. Current is a multi platform design journal that showcases creative, practice-based and applied research. It functions as a site for design researchers, design academics, students, professional designers, entrepreneurs, and the business community […]