GSD Reunion Weekend 2015
09/18 - 09/20/15
- Harvard Graduate School of Design
- 48 Quincy Street
The GSD Classes of 1965, 1985, 1990, 1995, and 2005 will be celebrating their reunions with a festive weekend in Cambridge, MA! Register today to meet faculty and students, see how the GSD, Harvard Square, and Boston have changed, and reconnect with your classmates and fellow alumni. Spouses/guests welcome.
For more information, please contact Sarah Knight at [email protected] or 617.384.5276.
Detailed event information
Thursday, September 17
Optional day for early arrivals
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Public Lecture – Scott Pask.
Friday, September 18
Arrivals morning to mid-day
3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Registration and Observe Classes in Session. Courses include MLA I first-semester core studio; MArch I first-semester core; Harvard Undergraduate Art & Architecture studio and upper level studios and courses, taught by fellow alumni.
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. All Reunion Class Reception. Class members and their guests welcome to meet and reconnect.
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Dinner (by class, informal, and on your own).
Saturday, September 19
9:00 a.m. –10:00 a.m. All Reunion Class Breakfast. A casual way to connect as you start the day.
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. All Reunion Class Morning Session. Welcome and State of the GSD Q&A with Dean Mohsen Mostafavi
11:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Concurrent Program Breakout Sessions. Informal discussions with leadership from each of the program areas.
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch by Class (option to have Pecha Kucha if desired by class).
1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions: GSD Today/Student Experience, Presentations, Discussions, and Tours about Current Academic Research and Student Life.
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Concurrent Tour Activities. See what’s new (or new again) on Harvard Campus, in Cambridge, and in Boston. Registrants will be emailed for their choices after September 8.
7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Reunion Dinner by Class. Let’s turn the site of a reviews and critiques into a room full of happy memories. Enjoy a lovely catered dinner, with tables for each class to enjoy the evening together. Spouses/Guests welcome.
Sunday, September 20
Classes are free to organize informally.
Planning Your Trip
Please make your reservations directly with the hotel of your choice.
Harvard Square Hotel
110 Mt. Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617.864.5200 or 800.458.5886
Single & Double Rate: $289
Reservations must be made no later than September 4, 2015. Request the room block Harvard GSD Class Reunions.
*Parking currently $35 per evening (subject to change without notice).
20 Sidney Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
Single & Double Rate: $279
Reservations must be made no later than August 19, 2015. Request the room block Harvard GSD Class Reunions.
*Parking currently $28 per evening (subject to change without notice).
Additional hotel options:
Please note we do not have room blocks reserved at these hotels.
The Charles Hotel 617.864.1200 or 800.882.1818
Sheraton Commander Hotel 617.547.4800
Hotel Veritas 617.520.5000
Hyatt Regency 617.492.1234
Boston Marriott Cambridge 617.494.6600
Double Tree Hotel 617.783.0090
Royal Sonesta 617.806.4200
The Harvard Club of Boston 617.536.1260