Green Week 2013 – “Balancing Act”

Green Week 2013 – “Balancing Act”

Brooklyn Campus March 22nd – 29th

Presented By Pratt Environmental Coalition & Sponsored By CSDS

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2013 Green Week Event Schedule

ONE DAY SPECIAL EVENT:

WORKSHOP: “SUSTAINABILITY CRASH COURSE”
Mar 23rd Sat. 9:00am – 5:00pm
Engineering Building
Contact: csds@pratt.edu

 

SPECIAL EVENTS:

PRATT ENVIRONMENTAL COALITION
OPENING RECEPTION
Mar 25th Mon. 12:30-2:00pm
Higgins Hall Lobby + Pit
Contact: abarker@pratt.edu, jstein9@pratt.edu
Video documentation
by 4-D Foundation Art and Design students
Coordinator: Myrel Chernick
Contact: myrelch@gmail.com>

 

PRATT ENVIRONMENTAL COALITION
CLOSING RECEPTION WITH DR. THOMAS SCHUTTE
Mar 28th Thrs. 5:30-8:00pm
Terrian Design Gallery
Contact: carol@ccenvironments.com, ytakiura@pratt.edu
Video documentation
by 4-D Foundation Art and Design students
Coordinator: Myrel Chernick
Contact: myrelch@gmail.com>

*To follow reception – Coastal Crises Revealed
– A Sustainable Approach to Preserving Community and Designing for the Future
Join Pratt President, Thomas Schutte in a discussion about disaster preparedness, coastal geology, the importance of the natural environment in design and the politics of recovery.

Guest Speakers:
– Dr. William J. Fritz
– Dennis Hwang
– Samara Swanston
– Brisk Architects

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SPECIFIC EVENTS:

WAKE UP WITH CSDS – BAGELS AND COFFEE
Mar 26th Tues. & Mar 27th Wed. 8:30-10:30am
Engineering Bldg. CSDS Material Library
Contact: csds@pratt.edu
ENVOROLUTIONS: “ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT”
Campus Energy Use Awareness Campaign
-plus- DOT Helmet Giveaway & NYPIRG
Mar 28th Thrs. 12:30-2:30pm
Main Campus Lawn
Contact: rbrad136@pratt.edu
Nancy Bruning, MPH, NYC Parks Dept

 

A BENCHING-BALANCING (A GREEN WORKOUT!)
Mar 28th Thrs. 12:30-2:00pm
Main Campus Lawn (rain=Pratt Gym)
Contact: billianstudio@gmail.com

 

INTERIOR DESIGN RESOURCE LIBRARY
Lunch seminar “Beyond Bamboo”
Mar 27th Wed. & 28th Thurs. 12:00pm
Pratt Studio 1st flr Resource Library
Contact: mminton@pratt.edu

 

NYPIRG
‘Dear Gov Cuomo’ Screening
Mar 27th Wed. 8:00pm
Engineer Building rm307
Contact: kturner@nypirg.org

 

ALL DAY WEEKLONG EVENTS:

GREEN WEEK POSTCARD COMPETITION – PRIZES!
Mar 4th – Mar 29th
Submit postcard to NYPIRG & Student Activities Office,
Main Bldg. Basement
Contact: azinnes@mindspring.com

 

POSTCARD COMPETITION EXHIBITION &
Green Week Information Center
Mar 18th – Apr 5th
Main Building Basement Display Cases
Contact: azinnes@mindspring.com

 

VAGABOND VERMICOMPOST WORKSHOP
Environmental System’s Management
Mar 22nd: 2:00-5:00pm
Higgins Hall 406
Contact: jstein9@pratt.edu

 

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE GREEN WEEK EXHIBIT
School of Architecture student work
Mar 25th – 30th: all day
Higgins Hall Center Lobby Gallery & Pit
Contact: mbrunzem@pratt.edu, abarker@pratt.edu
jstein9@pratt.edu, bporter@pratt.edu

 

FASHION DESIGN GREEN WEEK EXHIBIT
Undergrad design studio work
Mar 25th -29th: all day
Steuben Hall 2nd flr
Contact: rmille12@pratt.edu
INTERIOR DESIGN GREEN WEEK EXHIBIT
Undergrad + Grad design work
Mar 25th -29th: all day
Pratt Studio 2nd flr & Terrian Design Gallery
Contact: tohara@pratt.edu, dschneid@pratt.edu