Chair of Communication

Tara BassiTara Bassi, Harvard Graduate School of Design 

Tara Bassi is an M. Arch I Candidate at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. She completed her undergraduate degree at Pratt Institute in Spring 2020 where she majored in Communications Design. Her main interests lie in working towards a design-based approach to problem solving.

Her previous work experience has been centered around communications and visual art. Places she has worked include the Museum of Modern Art in NY,  Apple in California, and WPIR Pratt Radio. It is important to her to promote and share ideas that are relevant and meaningful.

She volunteers at Womxn in Design (WiD) at Harvard GSD as Lead of Merch where she aims to highlight and empower diverse and relevant voices.

At HGC, Her main goal for the remote semester is to bring a deeper sense of community and belonging in times that can feel very isolating.

Past Chairs of Communication

  • Ragini Lal (GSD) 2019-2020
  • Anna Del Castillo, (HDS) 2018-2019
  • LaToya Jackson, 2016-2018
  • Eric Zhang, 2015-2016
  • Gilbert Casser, 2014-2015