普拉特研究所校园的历史照片

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普拉特研究所于1887年由美国工业家查尔斯普拉特成立。普拉特向教育和转型影响的倡导者和转型的影响,普拉特旨在为工作男女提供实惠的大学教育。当学院在1887年开业时,它是该国的第一个欢迎学生,无论课堂,颜色或性别。20世纪之交的快速工业化经济需要新的培训举措和工人教育经验。普拉特通过提供准备学生进入设计和工程领域的程序来回应。普兰特早期的学生成为建筑师,工程师,裁缝和家具制造商。普拉特的工程和设计计划被自由艺术课程相辅相成,为学生提供了丰富,充分了解他们将工作的世界。这种方法仍然是普拉特课程的一部分。

如今,普拉特研究所通过其定义遗产和历史将来改变了建筑,艺术,设计,信息研究和文学和科学的学术卓越。Since the first class of 12 students convened on Pratt’s Brooklyn campus in 1887, the college has become a top-ranked global leader in higher education with a world-renowned faculty of over 1,100 award-winning artists, designers, architects, writers, and scholars. Realizing that solving today’s pressing challenges means going beyond traditional academic thinking, Pratt’s faculty inspires its students to question the status quo to develop new solutions for real-world problems. With this in mind, the Institute is home to a number of impact-driven centers that push the boundaries of innovation on topics ranging from community development, sustainable fashion, and robotics to data visualization. Pratt’s locations—a beautiful 25-acre main campus in Brooklyn and a landmark building in Manhattan—provide unparalleled opportunities for 4,700 students to engage with, and learn from, artistic leaders and local and international industries. In 83 countries across the globe, Pratt’s 62,000 alumni are advancing the creative economy and shaping the world through their remarkable work.