Spring at Pratt SCPS – A Roundup of Events, Programs and Workshops

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Next week the spring semester officially kicks off at Pratt Institute. With the official start of the spring semester just days away, we at Pratt’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) would like to invite current and prospective students to take advantage of the wonderful opportunities offered through our spring programming.

There are a plethora of exciting courses, events and workshops occurring this spring at Pratt SCPS to keep you busy and inspired throughout the spring season. With the flowers blossoming and the days getting longer, why  not make the most of this spring. If you’d like to learn a new skill or sharpen your current skill sets,  explore one of the extensive array of programs offered this semester which include sustainable design, branding and digital marketing, exhibition design, perfumery, digital design, fashion new media, fine art, furniture design and much more. For a complete overview of the spring programs check out: Certificate Programs.

To accompany your studies this semester make sure to check out the campus wide events and activities taking place during these next few months at Pratt. A few upcoming events on the horizon at Pratt SCPS include  a Perfumery Workshop, Fragrance Day and Green Week. In addition to this, for those who enjoy traveling, keep reading to learn about two incredible upcoming study abroad trips taking place this May in Paris and Barcelona through Pratt’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

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Perfumery Workshop  (Pratt Manhattan)

On Thursday, January 23rd, at 6:30 PM, Pratt Institute School of Continuing and Professional Studies will be presenting an exciting Perfumery Workshop in collaboration with Cinquième Sens. This workshop will feature Pratt faculty members Raymond Matts, the founder of The Art of Perfumery and Pamela Vaile, the President of Pamela Vaile Consulting LLC. Guests will have the opportunity to learn a bit about the perfumery field from these two visionary experts and get a glimpse of the Advanced Perfumery Certificate program at Pratt SCPS taking place this spring. For more information about this event or to buy tickets to attend: Perfumery Workshop.

Green Week (March 2020)

Every year during the month of March, Green Week takes place across campus.  Pratt Institute participates in this  week-long event which helps to encourage and support environmental awareness and sustainability. Throughout Green Week, a schedule of campus-wide events and programs will take place which include panel discussions, film screenings, faculty lectures and presentations, undergraduate and graduate student exhibitions,  yoga classes and much more. For more information about Green Week including a list of all of the events taking place visit the Pratt Sustainability Coalition

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Study Abroad Trips (May 2020)

During the month of  May,  Pratt SCPS will be offering two incredible study abroad trips: Urban Sketchers in Barcelona and Paris Fragrance Odyssey. If you’re passionate about drawing and sketching sign up for the urban sketching trip. Led by artist and esteemed Pratt faculty member, Mark Leibowitz. Students will have the opportunity to  explore Barcelona and take in  the city’s incredible architecture through sketching and drawing. To learn more about this exciting upcoming trip: Urban Sketchers In Barcelona. Perfumery and fragrance lovers are invited to join us for the Paris Fragrance Odyssey in collaboration with Cinquième Sens. Students will have the opportunity to discover the secrets and history of the fragrance field in the city that houses some of the oldest perfumery establishments in the world.  To learn more about this once in a lifetime trip visit: Paris Fragrance Odyssey .

For more information about events and programs taking place across both the Manhattan and Brooklyn campuses this fall check out the Pratt Events Calendar.

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