Pratt Center News

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October 18, 2018

Graduate Planning Fellows

Pratt Center welcomes the newest class of Graduate Planning and Taconic Fellows for 2018-2019. Each year, through a close relationship with Pratt Institute’s Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment (GCPE), Pratt...

October 11, 2018

 

Two distinct Charter Revision Commissions got underway in New York City in 2018, one formed by the Mayor and another by the City Council. While operating on/with different timelines, each group’s task is the same: to review the city charter, hold public hearings and, potentially, place initiatives on the...

October 11, 2018

Pratt Center is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 class of Graduate Planning Fellows. Each academic year, Pratt Center selects a number of Pratt Institute graduate students to work alongside staff members on urban planning and policy projects.The fellowship provides a unique opportunity for graduate students to apply what they learn in...

October 9, 2018

The American Planning Association’s New York Metro Chapter Diversity Committee invites you to attend Hindsight, a conference on urban planning through an equity lens, which will held Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 at Hunter College.

Each year, Hindsight honors a significant urban planning and equity-related milestone to not...

October 5, 2018

 

On October 3, 2018, Pratt Center for Community Development hosted a gathering for staff alumni, community planning fellows, Rose Architectural Fellows, and Community Economic Development Internship graduates at Pratt Institute's Library in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. Over 70 former staff and fellows joined with current staff to mingle, catch up, and trade...

September 28, 2018

Pratt Center’s Rebekah Morris spoke at this year's ASLA, AIA, APA Conference about ramping up small home energy retrofits. Held at the Center for Architecture on September 21, the gathering drew together architects, planners and elected officials to explore ideas and policies for this year’s focus “Designing a Carbon Neutral New York." 

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July 11, 2018

The free event held at Pratt Manhattan was part an ongoing training series which helps organizations and their staff maximize the Neighborhood Data Portal to map essential information and integrate that information into their program and campaign design, making it even easier for community groups, students, and others without access to expensive...