pratt givetake

pratt givetake

Announcing the givetake, a new art supply recycling initiative at Pratt Institute, coordinated with facilities to provide students with free art supplies that would otherwise…

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ARC Lighting Retrofits

ARC Lighting Retrofits

In a terrific example of how investments in green technology and energy efficient pay multiple dividends, approximately 40 KW of High Intensity Discharge lighting was…

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Mayoral Challenge Partner School to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Mayoral Challenge Partner School to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

As a Mayoral Challenge Partner School, Pratt is committed to reduce greenhouse gases by 30% over the next ten years. For this purpose, an extensive electrical…

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South Walk Green Renovation

South Walk Green Renovation

The completed renovation project on Pratt’s South Walk was designed with permeable surfaces for water retention, reduction of asphalt and lightly colored surfaces for heat…

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Zero Emission Vehicles replace Gas Guzzlers

Zero Emission Vehicles replace Gas Guzzlers

Pratt Security Department currently uses hybrid cars (Honda Civic) and fully electric vehicles for patrolling the campus, and for use in buildings and ground operations….

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Grand Walk on Pratt Institutes Brooklyn Campus

Grand Walk on Pratt Institutes Brooklyn Campus

Permeable Pavers from Pratt CSDS on Vimeo. Pratt’s Green News segments highlight sustainability initiatives on campus. Stories include facilities work on campus as well as…

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Pratt Envirolutions Launches New Recycling Bin Program on Campus

Pratt Envirolutions Launches New Recycling Bin Program on Campus

On November 6, 2012, Pratt’s student-run environmental group, Envirolutions, officially launched its initiative to increase recycling on campus. The group has been working with facilities for…

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Recycling Campaign Launches with New Poster

Recycling Campaign Launches with New Poster

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Myrtle Hall

Myrtle Hall

Designed by the New York City architecture firm WASA/Studio A, Myrtle Hall meets the United States Green Building Council standards for LEED (Leadership in Energy…

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The Green Dorm Room Project

The Green Dorm Room Project

The Liv­ing Lab 1702 project began in Spring 2009 as an inter­dis­ci­pli­nary stu­dio course focused on var­i­ous aspects of sus­tain­abil­ity. The goal was to chal­lenge…

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