This Month in MDes – November 2018

01-Nov-2018 MDes ADPD Lecture: Magdalena Ayed, “Building Coastal Resilience By Impactful Community Engagement” (12:00pm, Gund 318)

01-Nov-2018 Admissions Open House  –MDes schedule (2:00-6:00pm, Gund Hall)

01-Nov-2018 Open House Lecture: Irma Boom (6:30-8:00pm, Gund Piper Auditorium)

02-Nov-2018 MDes Methodology Workshop: Introduction to Web Scraping with Python (9:30am-12:30pm CGIS Knafel K018) Enroll here.

05-Nov-2018 Library Workshop for Thesis: Essential Tools (1:00-2:00pm, Gund Gropius Room) Click here to sign up.

06-Nov-2018 Library Workshop for Thesis: Crediting your Sources (1:00-2:00pm, Gund Gropius Room) Click here to sign up.

07-Nov-2018 Library Workshop for Thesis: Getting Started with Zotero (1:00-2:00pm, Gund Gropius Room) Click here to sign up.

07-Nov-2018 Public Lecture: Jan Boelen, “Design as Learning” (6:30–8:00pm, Gund Piper Auditorium)

08-Nov-2018 MDes ADPD Public Lecture: Håvard Breivik “International Solidarity, Shelters and Refuge” (11:30am, Gund 318)

08-Nov-2018 Opening Reception, Presentation and Reviews “Home Economics: Refuge in Refuse” (12:45-3:00pm, Gund Porch at the corner of Quincy and Kirkland Streets)

08-Nov-2018 MDes HPDM Lecture: Amanda Hunt and Matthew Schum, co-curators of Desert X (6:30pm, Gund 124)

12-Nov-2018 MDes ADPD/VIS-2349 MAKE/BELIEVE Workshop: Camilø Álvårez, Dan Byers, and Abigail Satinsky, “With Communities: Curatorial Partnerships” (4:00-5:30pm, Gund Stubbins 112)

13-Nov-2018 Library Workshop: Databases (and coffee) for Design Research (10:00-10:30am,  Gund InfoCommons) Sign up here.

13-Nov-2018 MDes RR Lecture: James Wescoat, Ieva Jusionyte, and Amy Chester, “Designing Borders” (6:30pm, Gund 123)

15-Nov-2018 CGBC Fall Lecture Series: Dietmar Eberle, “200 100 50 20 10” (12:00pm, Harvard CGBC, 20 Sumner Road) Please RSVP to  jfitton@gsd.harvard.edu.

26-Nov-2018 MDes Methodology Workshops: Archival and Historical Research Methods with Abby Spinak and Ardys Kozbial (6:30-8:30pm, Gund Gropius Room) Register here.

30-Nov-2018 MDes RR Lecture: Maria Ignacia Arrasate, “Towards An Integrated Multipurpose Infrastructure Design Policy: A Design Framework for Railway Transportation Corridors” (12:00-1:00pm, Gund Stubbins)

30-Nov-2018 Kirkland Gallery Opening: Details to come!

 

Looking Ahead

26-Jan-2019 MDes Methodology Workshop: Documentary film-making with Ned Castle (Details TBD)

04-Feb-2019 MDes Methodology Workshop: Visualizing System Problems and Solutions Part 1 with James Yamada (6:00pm)

11-Feb-2019 MDes Methodology Workshop: Visualizing System Problems and Solutions Part 2 with James Yamada (6:00pm)

25-Feb-2019 MDes Methodology Workshop: Visualizing System Problems and Solutions Part 3 with James Yamada (6:00pm)

14-May-2019 MDes Thesis Reviews

15-May-2019 MDes Thesis Reviews

29-May-2019 GSD Class Day

30-May-2019 Harvard University 368th Commencement