Events

    2022 Apr 21

    Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    In honor of Earth Day, the Harvard University Center for the Environment and the Office of the Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability present a conversation about the path forward on climate change, featuring John Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Research Professor of Environmental Policy, HKS; Jim Stock, Vice Provost for Climate & Sustainability; and Terry Tempest Williams, Writer-in-Residence, Harvard Divinity School.... Read more about Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    2022 Apr 20

    CGBC Designing Sustainable Solutions for a Better Built Environment

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Gund Hall Piper Auditorium, GSD, 48 Quincy St., Cambridge

    Join the Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities (CGBC) for a keynote address by Harvard’s new Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability, James Stock, followed by six short presentations by GSD faculty, whose exciting research ranges from algae-based biomaterials to urban infrastructure.... Read more about CGBC Designing Sustainable Solutions for a Better Built Environment

    2022 Apr 01

    GSD Lecture

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Gund Hall Piper Auditorium, GSD, 48 Quincy St., Cambridge

    "Transversal Grounds" with Sandra Barclay and Jean Pierre Crousse, founders of Barclay & Crousse Architecture.... Read more about GSD Lecture

    2022 Mar 23

    Conservation in a Shifting Landscape: The Future of Modern Architecture in South Asia

    6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Gund Hall Piper Auditorium, GSD

    Join the Harvard GSD for a panel discussion on reconceptualizing conservation practices featuring Martino Stierli, The Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design, The Museum of Modern Art; Kathleen James-Chakraborty, Art History and Cultural Policy, University College Dublin; and Sunil Khilnani, Ashoka University, India.... Read more about Conservation in a Shifting Landscape: The Future of Modern Architecture in South Asia

    2021 Oct 25

    STS Circle

    12:15pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Abby Spinak, Harvard GSD, will present "Electricity and Empowerment: Towards a More Critical Energy History."... Read more about STS Circle

    2021 Mar 11

    The Miasmist: George E. Waring, Jr. and Landscapes of Public Health

    7:30pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    As part of Harvard GSD's Spring 2021 Public Programs, Catherine Seavitt Nordenson, professor and director of the graduate landscape architecture program at the Spitzer School of Architecture, City College of New York, will present "The Miasmist: George E. Waring, Jr. and Landscapes of Public Health."... Read more about The Miasmist: George E. Waring, Jr. and Landscapes of Public Health

    2021 Mar 05

    Think Like a Historian, Imagine Like a Designer: A Conversation on Landscape History and Design Education

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Thaisa Way, Program Director for Garden & Landscape Studies at Harvard's Dumbarton Oaks Research Library; Edward A. Eigen, Senior Lecturer in the History of Landscape and Architecture at the Harvard GSD; and Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto, garden historian and critic, will discuss landscape history and design education.... Read more about Think Like a Historian, Imagine Like a Designer: A Conversation on Landscape History and Design Education

    2020 Sep 15

    Could Climate Change Increase the Risk of Mold in Housing?

    12:15pm to 1:15pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Holly Samuelson, an assistant professor of architecture at the Graduate School of Design (GSD); Pamela Cabrera, a GSD graduate now working as a climate engineer and associate at Transsolar KlimaEngineering; and Sara Tepfer, a doctor of design student at GSD; will discuss research, funded in part by the Joint Center for Housing Studies, that combines state-of-the-art hygrothermal simulations and mold-growth computations with data on predicted weather changes in several cool-climate US cities.... Read more about Could Climate Change Increase the Risk of Mold in Housing?