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The University of Maryland

School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation

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Gensler New York

 

Invite you to a

Reception for Alumni and Friends

(In conjunction with the AIA 2018 Conference on Architecture)

 

Meet Interim Dean Donald Linebaugh

 

 

Posted on 05/17/2018 by Christine Cestello Hinojosa

Over 250 educators, practitioners, researchers and community stakeholders attended this year’s Makeover Montgomery (MM4), a biennial event bringing some of the best minds in new technology, economics, social science, architecture, development and sustainability together to discuss the contemporary challenges and opportunities of the American suburb.

Posted on 05/18/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Campaign will support students, faculty, research, arts and athletics

Posted on 05/15/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Planning Students present research findings on two social justice projects at the 2018 National Planning Conference.

Posted on 05/14/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Dr. Ming Hu Selected for Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Academic Writing Residency

Posted on 05/14/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Dr. Casey Dawkins has been promoted to full professor by the University of Maryland’s Urban Studies and Planning Program. Dr. Dawkins has been an educator at the University of Maryland and a research associate at the National Center for Smart Growth since 2011, and has served as director of both UMD’s Urban Studies and Planning and Ph.D. programs since 2016.

 

Posted on 05/09/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Ronit Eisenbach has been promoted to full professor by the University of Maryland’s Architecture Program. An accomplished architect, artist and educator, Eisenbach teaches both graduate and undergraduate architecture studios, contemporary theory and an introductory course on the built environment.

Posted on 05/09/2018 by Maggie Haslam

Dr. Michele Lamprakos has been promoted to associate professor by the University of Maryland’s Architecture Program. An accomplished architect and architectural/urban historian, Dr. Lamprakos shares her research and extensive practical knowledge of architectural design, adaptive reuse and preservation of urban conditions both in the U.S. and abroad. She specializes in cultural heritage and the critical role it plays in modern cities, with a focus on both the Mediterranean and the Middle East.

 

Posted on 05/09/2018 by Maggie Haslam

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