"Wendy," winner of the MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program, is ready for her public debut. Created by architecture firm HWKN, founded by Matthias Hollwich, Lecturer in Architecture and Marc Kushner, BA'99, Wendy will reside in the MoMA PS1 courtyard for the summer to host dance parties every weekend. Join the PennDesign community to celebrate Long Island City's newest resident Friday, July 20 - Read More.
BIG in NY
New graduates are landing jobs, despite soaring unemployment in their fields. We checked in with a few of our newest graduates and invite you to hear what they are doing now, in their own words. First up: Greg Knobloch, MArch'12, who landed a gig at Bjarke Ingels Group's New York office - Read More.
Report: Early Actions for High Speed Rail
Building on the work of the past two years, the 2012 High Speed Rail studio report offers strategies for economic investments and global competitiveness in the Northeast Megaregion. These strategies begin with an "Early Action HSR" project, which will build new high-speed tracks along the Philadelphia - New York segment of the corridor, incorporating frequent, reliable, 37-minute service while also adding new capacity for commuter rail services in the corridor - Read More