Harrison Nesbit

M.S. Sustainable Environmental Systems candidate
Harrison Nesbit is a native New Yorker and has worked extensively in casting for media, including “Beasts of No Nation”, This American Life, and HBO’s “Succession” and “Mare of Easttown”. Harrison was also a director and producers' assistant on “American Animals”, and a research assistant on “Tiger King”. He received his BA in English Literature from George Washington University and wrote a book with his dad in 2018 about insects, entitled Insecta. In 2022, he interned with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s (NYSERDA) offshore wind team. Harrison is pursuing an MS in Sustainable Environmental Systems to develop a deeper, more holistic understanding of how to mitigate and adapt to the climate crisis through nature based designs. He thinks we should all be eating bugs.


Pratt Phenology Trail (2023)