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Makeover Montgomery 4 Focuses on the Advent of “Suburban Transformation”

Posted on 04/26/2018 by Maggie Haslam


Building a World Heritage City praised for its contribution to urban history


Dr. Michele Lamprakos’ book, Building a World Heritage City: Sanaa Yemen, received the 2018 Spiro Kostof Award, Honorable Mention from the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH). She was honored at their 71st annual conference in St. Paul on April 20, along with other award winners and fellows.


Posted on 04/26/2018 by Maggie Haslam

The University of Maryland’s National Center for Smart Growth (NCSG) has released a report that outlines four possible future scenarios for the Baltimore-Washington region and how they might impact quality of life across the state.

Posted on 04/18/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Team’s holistic and creative approach to affordable housing captures the $20,000 prize

Posted on 04/20/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Community Planning Graduate Student Sofie Rhoads and Architecture Graduate Student Rick Fairhurst have been selected as finalists for their innovative, modular “garage of the future” in the International Parking Institute’s Parking Solutions Competition.


Posted on 04/24/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Dr. Donald Linebaugh Named Interim Dean, University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

Posted on 04/11/2018 by Maggie Haslam

From windbreakers to travel mugs, celebrate MAPP’s 50th with official merchandise!

Posted on 12/13/2017 by Jelena Djakovic

The University of Maryland’s School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation has appointed Michael Marshall, AIA, NOMA, NCARB, as the 2018 Kea Distinguished Professor in Architecture. Mr. Marshall will join the teaching team for the award-winning ARCH600/611 Integrated Design Studio/Advanced Technology Seminar during the fall 2018 semester.


Posted on 04/04/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Pairing UMD research and community needs will make Baltimore Avenue a “living research corridor”

Posted on 04/06/2018 by Maggie Haslam

UMD’s Center for Global Sustainability and Environmental Finance Center join forces to promote economic, social and environmental sustainability


Posted on 04/06/2018 by Maggie Haslam