Thank you to those who were able to attend! Here are the meeting minutes from October 8, 2013:
Next Meeting: THURSDAY, November 14 from 12:30-2:00pm ( location TBD)
Video conference available. Please contact Miranda (firstname.lastname@example.org) by November 12.
+ From Rebecca Welz: Biomimicry Field Work Trip for prospective students in Costa Rica January 5th -12th. Contact Rebecca email@example.com for more information.
+ From Kateri Turner: Kim Fraczek from Occupy the Pipeline, hopefully Alice Zinnes and a student will be speaker at an event on campus that we are sponsoring on Oct 24th as a speak out against fracking/pipelines. We are waiting for space confirmation and will keep you updated!
+ From Nina Zilka: Pratt Design Incubator to host our holiday gathering in December (dates/time tbd)
+ From Jacqueline Morris: keep your eye out for an email regarding alumni involvement! Please forward any alumni contact who are involved with sustainable integration in their practice to firstname.lastname@example.org.
THINGS TO CHECK OUT:
Ancient Line to Modern Design: New exhibit at Pratt’s Brooklyn Library curated by Professors Paul Dambowic and Ivan Shumkov. Opening today!
PALS: Partnership for Academic Leadership in Sustainability
+ Carolyn Schaeberle of CSDS presented the summary of the PALS conference in LA. (visit: sustainablepals.com)
DEVELOPING IDEAS FOR GREENWEEK 2014 “Collective Convergence”:
Students + Alumni + Faculty + Staff + Community + Facilities
+Involving new students: Offer yoga/meditation class this fall to reach out to students early [contact: Joelle Danant of CCPS: email@example.com]
+Bringing Pratt Manhattan and Continuing Education students to Brooklyn Campus [Contact: Joelle Danant]
+RAMP: Recovery Adaptation Mitigation + Planning [Brent Porter/Jamie Stein]
+Facilities: Campus Master Plan sharing focusing on sustainable concerns[contact: Keith Lindberg or Facilities Planning + Design: firstname.lastname@example.org]
+Library: sustainable- related book exhibit [contact: Maggie Portis, Art + Arch Librarian]
+PALS: Poster Exhibit [Contact: Carolyn Schaeberle]
ALL: Start brainstorming what presence you intend to have during Greenweek and submit a small summary of what you would like to do!