Green Week 2018

Green Week 2018

13th ANNUAL 2018 GREEN WEEK EVENT DETAILS

WEEK- LONG EVENTS

INTERIOR DESIGN
Title: Undergraduate & Graduate Interior Design Students Work Exhibit
Time: 03.24.18 – 03.31.18
Location: Brooklyn, Pratt Studio 2nd flr
Description: Participating faculty are: Wendy Cronk, Sheryl Kasak, Greg Bugel, Robert Nassar, Robert Garneau, Jon Otis, Loukia Tsafoulia, Tania Branquinho, Julia Moskovitz, Ben Rosenblum, Michael Zuckerman, Tetsu Ohara

FASHION DESIGN
Title: Fashion + Sustainability Exhibition
Time: 03.24.18 – 04.07.18
Location: Brooklyn, Fashion Department, Steuben Hall 2nd flr, Large Vitrine
Description: In this fashion exhibition, students focused on creating work that addresses topics of environmental pollution, textile waste, human rights and labor issues.
Coordinator: Kelly Horrigan (khorriga@pratt.edu)

GRADUATE COMMUNICATIONS + PACKAGE DESIGN
Title: Graduate Theses on Sustainability
Time: 03.24.18 – 03.31.18
Location: Brooklyn, Steuben Hall 4th flr Display Case
Description: A selection of Graduate Communications Design + Package Design thesis books which address Sustainability
Coordinator: David Frisco (dfrisco@pratt.edu)

GREENWEEK INFORMATION & ART WORK DISPLAY
Title: Greenweek Information & Art Work Display
Time: 03.24.18 – 03.31.18
Location: Brooklyn, Main Bldg, Basement Display Case
Description: Information about the Green Week Crash Course and activities sponsored by CSDS, Pratt NYPIRG, Envirolutions, and LEAP; Environmental artwork by students from the Foundation Dept.
Coordinator: Alice Zinnes (azinnes@pratt.edu)

+ARCHITECTURE WEEK LONG STUDENT EXHIBITION
Title: Architecture Week Long Student Exhibition:
Time: All week long, during opening hours
Location: Higgins Hall Lobby and Pit
Description: A week-long exhibit showcasing the design and thinking of sustainable strategies in architecture.  The projects on display include both graduate and undergraduate level work that integrates sustainability through innovation into advanced design projects.  The exhibition is in the Higgins Hall Lobby and Pit, and is open to all.

DAILY EVENTS

8TH ANNUAL CRASH COURSE
Time: 03.24.18 Sat. Bet 9-5pm
Location: Brooklyn, Engineering Building
Description: http://csds.pratt.edu/sustainability-crash-course-2018/
Coordinator: Carolyn Shafer (csds@pratt.edu)

OPENING RECEPTION
Time: 03.27.18 Tues. Bet 12:30-2pm
Location: Brooklyn, Higgins Hall Lobby
Description: Open to public. Opening Remarks by the President Frances Bronet, Music by Bang the Trash, Greenweek Student Award Announcements, Food/Drinks served
Coordinator: Tetsu Ohara (tohara@pratt.edu)

JEWELRY PROGRAM LECTURE BY FLAVIA AMADEU
Title: Organic Jewelry: Unique Sustainable Material
Time: 03.28.18 bet 12:30-2pm
Location: ARC -E02
Description: From the heart of the Amazon rainforest to the urban centers of the world, Flavia Amadeu’s Organic Jewelry is made from wild rubber, inspired by nature and yet, contemporary, minimalist and modern. As water shapes itself according to the environment, the rubber molds itself to the intricacies of the body it adorns. It is holistically designed from deep nature to high-end sustainable fashion.
Coordinator: Patricia Madeja (pmadeja@pratt.edu)

ENVIROLUTIONS PLASTIC POLLUTION AWARENESS
Time: 03.28.18 Weds. Bet 12 – 1pm
Location: Brooklyn, Main Lawn
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Coordinator: Tori Pachiano (toripachiano@gmail.com), Angus Fake (afake@pratt.edu)

FACULTY SUSTAINABILITY PECHA KUCHA SPEAKER SERIES
Time: 03.29.18 Thrs. Bet 12:30-2pm
Location: Brooklyn, ARC E-02
Description: Pecha Kucha style presentations showcasing Environmental Awareness/Sustainability integration in their classes. Pedagogy and student work sample by Pratt Faculty
Contact: Tetsu Ohara (tohara@pratt.edu)

PRATT RESEARCH TOURS
Time: 03.29.18 Thrs. At 3pm Panel and 4:30-6pm Tour
Location: Brooklyn, Begins at Memorial Hall
Description: Research energy, ideas, innovation, and scholarship can be found throughout Pratt Institute. Join us for an afternoon to celebrate research in all its forms on the Pratt campus. The event will kick off with a panel discussion on why #ResearchMatters, featuring leaders from industry, government, and the nonprofit world. Then take a guided tour to see how Pratt faculty and students are changing the world of research in design, advocacy, networked information, architectural structures, and so much more. To Register: https://goo.gl/3VEDz9
Contact: Carolyn Shafer (csds@pratt.edu)

AQUAPELAGOS & ARCHIPELAGOS CONFERENCE
Time: 03.30.18 Fri. & 03.31.18 Sat. both between 11am -5pm
Location: Brooklyn, Pratt Main Library’s Alumni Reading Room
Description: Over a workshop spanning two days, prominent scholars working across the
humanities and social sciences will address the international and
interdisciplinary fields of water, aquapelagos and archipelagos.
Contact: Carl Zimring (czimring@pratt.edu)

YOGA-MEDITATION & CHANTING FOR THE PLANET
Times: 03.30.18. Fri.
2:00-2:30pm: Hatha Yoga – level 1
2:30-3:00pm: Meditation
3:00-3:30pm: Singing
Location: Brooklyn, East Hall 301 & 303
Description: Wellness, compassion, and creative expression play an important role in sustainability. Let us raise our vibrations to benefit self and the planet (open level). Please remove shoes upon entering. Cushions and blankets available — bring your own mat for Yoga. Hosted by Pratt SCPS’ s Integrative Mind & Body Program.
Contact: Joelle Danant (jdanant@pratt.edu)

For more information and/or to RSVP:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/yoga-meditation-and-singing-for-the-planet-tickets-44121058273

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