ENVIROmetal: Jewelers Mining for Solutions

On October 6, the Pratt Jewelry Department hosted a day-long event addressing the most current and vital ethical, sustainable and environmental issues facing the jewelry field today….ENVIROmetal: Jewelers Mining for Solutions focused on sustainable raw material sourcing and practices for designers and makers. Sponsored in part by CSDS, featured speakers: Christina Miller from Ethical Metalsmiths  who discussed metal mining; Genevieve Ennis Hume from Hume Atelier who […]

Sustainability Crash Course 2012

Imagine being able to spend one amazing day immersed in learning about sustainable design—and meeting the people who have pioneered new thinking and practices. On Saturday, March 24, 2012, Pratt’s CSDS will present the Sustainability Crash Course, a day-long series of workshops with a host of experts from Pratt’s sustainable design faculty and elsewhere. This […]

Pratt Pop-up! 2011

Pratt Pop-up! opens in DeKalb Market. As part of the vibrant open air market that is now a destination location in downtown Brooklyn, the Pratt Pop-up! shop offers Pratt faculty, students and alumni a place to show off and sell their work. The space was designed and fabricated by Pratt professor Robert Langhorn, and Casey […]

Sustainability Crash Course 2011

CSDS Sustainability Crash Course Imagine being able to spend one amazing day immersed in learning about sustainable design—and meeting the people who have pioneered new thinking and practices. On Saturday, March 26, 2011, Pratt’s (CSDS) presented the Sustainability Crash Course, a day-long workshop with a host of experts from Pratt’s sustainable design faculty and elsewhere. […]

Olsenhaus Event – Fashion Design Department

Olsenhaus, Pratt Institute Showcase Next Generation of Vegan Designers On Nov. 11, the Olsenhaus founder’s commitment to a more verdant future was even more apparent when the she joined forces with the Pratt Institute to host “Vegan Glamour in Designers of the Future,” an event aimed at energizing the next generation of sustainable designers. Click […]

Green Week 2010

Green Week 2010! March 29 – April 3, 2010 Some of the highlights: Bike Helmet Giveaway Tuesday Mar. 30, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Outside of Engineering building The NYC Department of Transportation, along with NYPIRG and Envirolution Bike Workshop, will give away free helmets. Bring an adult if you are under 18 years old. […]

Pratt Quest – New Student Orientation

August 25, 2009 Pratt Quest is an activity designed for new students during orientation that serves to familiarize these new students with departments and services available across campus. Students who participate in Pratt Quest have a “map” of empty spaces reserved for stamps given upon reaching the department listed. It is up to the department […]