Join us on Wednesday, October 11 as the Yale Divinity School will celebrate the ground breaking of the new Living Village residential complex. The event will include:
2:30 p.m.: Panel Discussion of the Living Village and Regenerative Buildings
Titled Built Structures and the Environmental Crisis: Building in Harmony With the Natural World, this event will take place at YDS’ Niebuhr Hall. Speakers will include:
- Deborah Berke, Dean, Yale School of Architecture
- Lindsay Baker, CEO, International Living Future Institute
- Julie Beth Zimmerman, Vice Provost, Yale Planetary Solutions
- Jason J. Jewhurst, Partner and Principal, Bruner/Cott Architects
- Greg Sterling, Dean of Yale Divinity School (moderator)
4:30 p.m.: Groundbreaking Ceremony
This event will take place at the Living Village construction site. Yale University President Peter Salovey will give remarks, as well as lead donors George and Carol Bauer.
5 p.m. Program and Reception
This event will take place at YDS’ Old Refectory. Yale Provost Scott Strobel and New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker will give remarks.