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

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
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
Brad Zizmor '93 M.Arch

Organized by the Columbia GSAPP Alumni Board.

Contact for more information.


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

  • Avery Library archives visit with Professor Kenneth Frampton
  • Tour of newly opened maker space with Josh Jordan, Fabrication Lab Director
  • Presentations by Patrice Derrington, Director of Real Estate Development, Kate Orff, Director of Urban Design, and others to be announced
  • Coffee and lunch provided
Saturday, June 2, Evening

6:30 - 8:30PM
Avery Leaders Dinner
By invitation only. Recognition for supporters at the $1000 level and above.
A/D/O, 29 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn

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

  • Remarks by Dean Amale Andraos
  • 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
  • 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.)
Make a reservation online here or call (800) 606-6090.

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