PennPraxis has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Getty Foundation to develop a conservation management plan for The George Nakashima House and Studio in New Hope, Pennsylvania.
The course in Belgrade was my first experience outside of North America. I didn’t know what to expect, and there were surprisingly similar aspects to life and work in the Balkans, as well as new facets to projects that I had never considered before. Intangible heritage is one area tha
The Historic Preservation Program held their annual picnic on Sunday, May 3rd to celebrate the close of the spring semester. Students, faculty, staff, along with family, friends, and pets gathered at The Woodlands and enjoyed a beautiful day on the l
Congratulations to Historic Preservation alumna Catherine Dewey (MSHP’99) who has been named Chief Resource Manager for the National Mall and Memorial Parks in the National Park Service. She has been acting Chief since 2014 after working with the Park Service in a variety of capacities, inc
If anything was confirmed on the weekend of March 27-29, 2015, it is that Historic Preservation students get it done.
The only postcards I’ve ever received from Chicago were of Sue the T-Rex and of the city’s imposing, squarish skyline from Lake Michigan.
Students graduating this semester with a Master’s Degree in Historic Preservation: César Bargues Ballester Sarah Julia Blitzer with a dual degree in Architecture and an Ecological Architecture certificate Eryn Colleen Boyce
The Graduate Program in Historic Preservation extends our sincerest condolences to the friends, family, and colleagues of celebrated heritage professional Dr. Ronald Van Oers, who passed away in late April. Dr.
PennDesign’s Therapeutic Landscape Symposium was an opportunity for people engaged in scholarship, design, and public health to reflect on the development of this complex and dynamic concept i
Making memorials to remember and commemorate tragedies is a common practice of our society. In the Memorials and Memorialization course, taught by Randy Mason of the Graduate Program in Historic Preserva