EVENTS

LECTURE: Design Beyond Despair (By Michiel Van Iersel)

WHEN: Tuesday, October 30th, 2018 05:00 PM WHERE: Room 111, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 EVENT DESCRIPTION: Confronted with the climate crisis, many people fear the future and feel paralysed. Dystopian depictions of flooded cities...

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RISK & RESILIENCE 2018 WELCOME EVENT

WHEN: Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM WHERE: Room 112 (Stubbins), Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 EVENT DESCRIPTION: Please join the Risk and Resilience student cohort and faculty for a beginning-of-the-year event at Gund...

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RISK & RESILIENCE 2017 WELCOME EVENT

WHEN: Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 4:00 PM WHERE: 1300 Center Street, Weld Hill Research Building (Lecture Hall), Boston, MA, 02131. EVENT DESCRIPTION: Please join the Risk and Resilience student cohort and faculty for a beginning-of-the-year event at the Arnold...

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RETREAT REBUILD COLLOQUIUM

The joint colloquium Retreat | Rebuild is organized by Rosetta S. Elkin and Vincenzo Bollettino between the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) Master in Design Studies Risk and Resilience Program and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI). The premise of the...

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Design for Recovery: Fieldwork in Nepal & Somalia

TEAM Nepal Fieldwork by Justin Henceroth MDes RR 2017, Oscar Natividad Puig MDes RR 2016, Omar De La Riva MUP 2017, Illika Sahu MUP 2017, Ashley Thompson MDes RR 2017, Jeronimo Van Schendel MArch II 2016 Somalia Fieldwork by Carlyn James MDes RR 2017   PRESENTATION...

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BOW-WOW MEETS GSD

A CONVERSATION ON SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT AND RESILIENCE WHEN: Tuesday, March 29, 2016 7:00PM - 9:00PM WHERE: Room 124, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 EVENT DESCRIPTION: Casual and mutual conversation + discussion event focusing on the design for social...

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[Dilip da Cunha] DESIGN of · by · for INQUIRY

WHEN: Thursday, March 10, 2016 6:30PM WHERE: Room 124, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 EVENT DESCRIPTION: With sea level and violence rising and threatening, with problems of floods, poverty and inequality persisting and worsening, it is not enough...

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George Steinmetz

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 – 6:00-8:00pm LOCATION: Room 111, Gund Hall, Harvard GSD This lecture will share an intimate perspective on the reality of living with sea-level rise and hurricanes, and the complexities of rebuilding after major storm...

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Beyond Restoration: Planting Coastal Infrastructure

DATE AND TIME: Monday, September 21, 2015 – 12:10pm LOCATION:Weld Hill Lecture Hall, Arnold Arboretum, 1300 Centre St., Boston, MA Rosetta Sarah Elkin, Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture amd MDes Risk and Resilience co-director, Harvard Graduate School of...

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War, Disaster and Design Responsibility

DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, September 16 from 12-1:30pm LOCATION: Stubbins (Room 112), Gund Hall, Harvard GSD What is the role of architects after war and natural disasters? How might design be used as a tool for social transformation? Can we avoid the ‘fly-in, fly out’...

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