Columbia GSAPP Alumni Weekend

Fri, Jun 1

Columbia GSAPP welcomes back alumni from class years ending in ‘3 and '8 to celebrate their reunion. Join us Friday, June 1 - Sunday, June 3, 2018 for a weekend of social gatherings, discussions, presentations, site visits, and professional development both on campus and around NYC.

Full schedule below
Tickets available online

Alumni Party Host Commitee
Dan Shannon '86 MSAAD (Co-Chair)
Rachel Villalta '12 M.Arch (Co-Chair)
Aimee Chang '06 M.Arch
Sarah Dunn '94 M.Arch
Elizabeth Leber '95 M.Arch
Bernadette Ma '17 M.Arch/MSRED
Hunter Palmer Wright '09 MSHP
Lauren Racusin '12 MSHP/MSUP
Matt Viggiano '10 MSUP

Reunion Leaders
Sahar Baghaii '08 M.Arch
John Barrett '13 M.Arch
Gina Crevello '98 MSHP
Bruce Fisher '93 M.Arch
Dag Folger '93 M.Arch
Kate Gillespie '88 MSUP
Thomas Hickey '98 MSAAD
Jean-Paul Hitipeuw '03 MSAAD
Katrin Kalden '98 M.Arch
Julia Lewis '13 MSRED
Alireza Razavi '98 MSAAD
Kate Scott '08 M.Arch
Sonal Shah '08 MSUP
Emily Sidorsky Kronenberg '88 M.Arch
Lisa Trub '03 MSRED
Jieun Yang '08 M.Arch
Mia Zinni '13 M.Arch
Brad Zizmor '93 M.Arch

Organized by the Columbia GSAPP Alumni Board.

Contact gsaapalumni@columbia.edu for more information.

Schedule

Friday, June 1

4:00 - 7:00PM
Dean's Welcome and Reunion Reception
Avery Hall, Columbia University

  • Remarks by Dean Amale Andraos
  • Book display from Columbia Books on Architecture and the City
  • Curator tour of exhibition, Arakawa and Madeline Gins: Eternal Gradient
  • Food and drinks provided
Saturday, June 2, Daytime

9:30AM - 4:00PM
Reunion Presentations and Lunch
Avery Hall, Columbia University

  • Presentations and Discussions with:
    • Patrice Derrington, Holliday Associate Professor and Director of the Real Estate Development Program
    • Kenneth Frampton, Ware Professor of Architecture
    • Malo Hutson, Associate Professor in Urban Planning, and Moira O'Neill, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Urban Community and Health Equity Lab
    • Laura Kurgan, Associate Professor of Architecture and Director of the Center for Spatial Research
    • Kate Orff, Associate Professor, Director of the Urban Design Program, and Director of the Center for Resilient Cities and Landscapes
  • Tour of newly opened maker space with Josh Jordan, Fabrication Lab Director
  • Coffee and lunch provided
Saturday, June 2, Evening

8:00PM - midnight
All Alumni Party
A/D/O, 29 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn

  • Keynote by Minsuk Cho '92 M.Arch, founder of Seoul-based architecture practice, Mass Studies
  • DJ set by Illich Mujica '04 M.Arch
  • Interactive art by Finishing Agency (Caitlin Blanchfield '14 MSCCCP, Farzin Lotfi-Jam '12 MSAAD, and Jacqui Robbins)
  • Food and drinks provided by Restaurant Norman
Sunday, June 3
Optional individual class-led Reunion Gathering
Times and locations vary by program and graduation year
Cost not included in the Alumni Reunion Weekend Pass ticket
Hotel Accommodations

Promotional rates are now available to all GSAPP Alumni Weekend guests at the following hotels (valid on reservations made before May 2):

Hudson Hotel
358 W. 58th St. (at 9th Ave.)
Manhattan
Make a reservation online here or call (800) 606-6090.

NYLO New York City
2178 Broadway (at W. 77th St.)
Manhattan
Make a reservation online here.
Enter promotional code: CUGSAR

The Williamsburg Hotel
96 Wythe Avenue
Brooklyn
Queen Terrace Room available for $350 per night
Make a reservation online here.
Enter promotional code: 180601GSAP