Historic Preservation

Evan Oxland, a second-year student in the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation at PennDesign, filed this report.

Photo: The Cultural Landscape Foundation

The Graduate Program in Historic Preservation congratulations first-year student Mikayla Raymond on her fellowship with The Cultural Landscape Foundation. Raymond has been awarded the Sally Boasberg Founder's Fellowship, to be completed this summer at TCLF's offices in Washington, D.C.

The 2016 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated 149 AIA members to its prestigious College of Fellows, including University of Pennsylvania School of Design alumni Mary Buchanan Brush (MSHP’91); David Mark Riz (M.Arch&rsquo

Thursday evening Keynote Session.

At the beginning of this year, we had a great opportunity to welcome international scholars and experts to PennDesign to discuss the most recent historic preservation issues in China and other Asian countries.

A year ago the design press was dominated by headlines about the shuttering of Architecture for Humanity (AFH), the US-based nonprofit that sought architectural solutions to humanitarian crises. According to new analysis by three students in the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation

Bill Menors Cabin, Grand Teton National Park, Photo: National Park Service

The Architectural Conservation Laboratory (ACL) at PennDesign has received funding to support the Vanishing Treasures Program, a national leader in the preservation of traditionally-built arc

Project MUSE, a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content from university presses and scholarly societies

The runway at Philadelphia International Airport. Photo: Kyle Block (MUSA'17)

With support from the Mellon Humanities+Urbanism+Design Initiative, this semester PennDesign’s

This past fall, Historic Preservation students explored traditional wood construction through the fabrication of a close-spaced scissor truss assembly with lecturer Andrew Fearon.

Winners of the 2016 PROSE Awards have been announced, bestowed by the Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American Publishers.

The gantry and beach provided an access point to North Brother Island. The smokestacks are the most visible built fabric from the Bronx shore. Photo by Andrea Haley.

Even as the Spring semester is now in full swing, work from the Fall is not forgotten. Yimei Zhang (HSPV/CPLN '16) writes about a site visit to North Brother Island for Fall HSPV Studio 701.

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