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Alumni with graduation years ending in 0s and 5s are invited to celebrate their GSD Reunion, virtually!

Don’t miss this opportunity to reconnect with fellow alumni, see how they are handling design and professional issues in these unprecedented times, and learn how the GSD is preparing students to take on the challenges of this ever-changing world!

View recordings from faculty mini-courses!


Virtual programming will take place on Saturday, September 26, from 2:00-6:00 pm ET
+ infinite opportunities to engage in the weeks before and after Reunion on Cadence, the online event platform

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Program Updates

On the 26th – you’ll hear updates from the School directly from Sarah M. Whiting, Dean and Josep Lluís Sert Professor of Architecture. We’re also offering mini-courses with GSD alumni faculty, giving a sense of recent courses offered at the GSD and a peek at how students are experiencing virtual learning today:

Jennifer Bonner MArch ’09 and Hanif Kara – Mass Timber and the Scandinavian Effect
Jose Castillo MArch ’95, DDes ’00 – Housing in Mexico: a Multi-Year Exploration
Danielle Choi MLA ’08 – The Environmental History of Interior Landscapes
Gary Hilderbrand MLA ’85 – Adrift and Indeterminate: Designing for Perpetual Migration on Virginia’s Eastern Shore
Look Back, Look Forward: Alumni Reflections on the Design Professions with David Rubin MLA ’90, Frank Ruchala Jr. MArch ’05, MUP ’05, Eric Shaw MUP ’00, and Kristina Yu MArch ’95

Register on Cadence to watch these sessions LIVE on the 26th.

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Virtual Event Platform

Our virtual event platform will host you on the 26th and be your home base for reconnecting with old and new friends in the weeks before and after. Even if you can’t participate on the 26th, the event platform will be an incredible way to engage:

Search for specific classmates or by degree program or graduation year
Connect with classmates for individual/group chats or group video calls
Post messages, photos, and videos on a live Reunion feed

We’ve put together a few tutorial videos to help you learn the Cadence platform

Getting started on Cadence – click here
Connecting with classmates 1-1 on Cadence – click here
Connecting with groups on Cadence – click here

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Stay Connected

Interested in lending a hand? Check out some ways you can help make virtual Reunion a success!

Contact us at [email protected] if you have questions about Reunion.

Click here to update your contact info in the Harvard Alumni Directory. Haven’t claimed your Harvard Key? Click here to get started.