9:00 – 9:30 AM

  • Check-in – Lobby
    • Admissions staff available throughout day at information table

9:30 – 9:45 AM

  • Welcome from Michael Hays – Piper Auditorium
    • Associate Dean and Professor of Architectural Theory

9:45 – 10:45 AM

  • Student Studio + Research Presentations, all programs – Piper Auditorium

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

  • Department Introductions and Course Overviews
    • Diane Davis, Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design
    • MUP – Ann Forsyth, Director of Urban Planning (MUP) – Room 123
    • MAUD/MLAUD – Rahul Mehrotra, Director MAUD and Co-Director MLAUD – Room 122

1:00 – 2:00 PM

  • Faculty Introductions/Lunch with faculty and students – Room 121 – 123

2:00 – 3:00 PM

  • Discussion with current students – Room 122 – 123

3:00 – 4:00 PM

  • Faculty and Student Office Hours – Room 122 – 123

4:00 – 5:00 PM

  • Druker Design Gallery Green Prize in Urban Design Exhibition, honoring the Friends of the Highline–guided tour with Stephen Gray.
  • Studios/Courses
    • Infrastructure, Affordability, Identity, and the Public: Lily Song, 3:00-6:00 – 42 Kirkland St,  Room 1-A
    • Multiple Miamis (studio option), Christopher Reed: 2:00-6:00 –  2nd floor south tray
    • The Spatial Politics of Land, Sai Balakrishnan: 3:00-6:00 – Room 505

 

2:30 – 5:00 PM

School-wide Resources, Publications, Tours

Sign up for tours at information desk in Lobby (specific times noted)

Pick up your ticket for Beer & Dogs at information table, 2:30-4:30

  • VISIT STUDENTS at their Studio Desks (marked with balloons): 2:30 – 4:30
    • MArch – Black
    • MLA – Yellow
    • MUP – Red
    • MAUD/MLAUD – Pink
    • Studio Options – White
    • MDes – Orange (visit MDes student space at 40 Kirkland), 3:30-4:30
    • MDE – visit MDE student space, Gund 520, 3:30-4:30
  • TOURS AND GROUP SESSIONSSign up at information desk in Lobby
    • Tour of the Fabrication Lab: 2:30, 3:00
      • Tours will start in Room L35 (use the stairway next to the Pit)
    • Loeb Library Tour: 2:30, 3:00
      • including unique holdings in Special Collections – Library Circulation Desk
    • Additional Degree Options and Co-Curricular Opportunities: 3:30 – Room 109
      • Learn more about MDes, MDE, and ways to enhance your academic experience at the GSD
  • PUBLICATIONS
    • Book Launch of Platform 11: Setting the Table and Introduction to GSD Publications Program: 4:00 – 4:45  Loeb Library
    • GSD Publications Book Sale: 2:00 – 4:00 and 4:45-5:15
      • A selection will be available for purchase in the Lobby
  • & MORE
    • Ask your questions: Admissions & Financial Aid staff, 3:00 – 5:00 – Information table
    • Cookies and coffee in the Lobby, 3:00 – 4:00
      • GSD student group Women in Design (WiD) has organized a conference,  A Convergence at the
        Confluence of Power, Identity, and Design
      • You are welcome to attend the keynote event:
        • Jha D, Architect, Spoken Word Artist, 5:15 – Piper Auditorium
    • Beer & Dogs, co-sponsored by Women in Design, Latin GSD, and Admissions, 6:30
      • Pick up your ticket at the information table, 2:30 – 4:30

The GSD’s Just City Lab is conducting research on how people envision a just city.
Please complete the card found in your packet and return it to the information table before you leave. Thank you!