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  • Parsons Reunion 2016

    Parsons Reunion
    Saturday, October 15, 2016

    Parsons alumni, faculty, and guests gather every year for Parsons Reunion to tour campus spaces, hear from noted speakers, celebrate remarkable alumni works at the Parsons Alumni Exhibition Opening, and much more. Registration is now open.

    Schedule of Events

    Making Center Tours

    3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    University Center, Lobby
    63 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10011

    Opened in September, 2016, the 25,000 square-foot Making Center hub, designed by Rice+Lipka Architects, houses new 3D printing technologies, a complete ceramics "wet lab," updated printmaking facilities, white boards, pin-up areas, and configurable work spaces for developing and sharing ideas. Read about the Making Center.

    Branching Out: Alumni Design New Paths to Success

    5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
    University Center, Tishman Auditorium
    63 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10011

    A panel of recent alumni discussing the work that has earned recognition by institutions ranging from the Fulbright Association to Forbes Magazine ("30 Under 30") to the Council of Fashion Designers of America.

    Panelists

    Nelson De Jesus Ubri, BFA Architectural Design '15, Junior Designer, Hecho Inc.
    Lucy Jones, BFA Fashion Design '15, Social Innovator, Eileen Fisher
    Angela Luna, BFA Fashion Design '16, Founder & President, Adiff
    Sophia Sunwoo, BBA Strategic Design and Management '10, Principal, Startup Architect & Co-founder, Water Collective

    Parsons Reunion Reception and Alumni Exhibition Opening

    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Sheila C. Johnson Design Center
    2 West 13th Street
    New York, NY 10011

    Parsons Reunion Honorary Committee

    Amanda Curtis, AAS Fashion Design '11, Co-founder and CEO, Nineteenth Amendment
    Carly-Ann Fergus, MA Fashion Studies '16, Program Director, XRC Labs
    Ji Lee, BFA Communication Design '96, Creative Lead, Facebook
    Prithika Madhavan, BBA Strategic Design and Management '14, User Experience Consultant, IBM
    Esther Silber, AAS Fashion Marketing '00, CEO of Esther Inc.
    Alvaro Soto, MFA Design and Technology '12, Senior Design Manager, IBM Watson Group, IBM
    Savva Teteriatnikov, BFA Environmental Design '93, Vice President of Design, Skechers USA, Inc.
    Daniela Velasco, BBA Strategic Design and Management '14, Creative Director at Drift magazine and Co-founder of Ambrosia magazine

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