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Fellowship awarded by the National Park Service will fund a contributing project to the Historic American Buildings Survey's permanent collection.

Posted on 02/14/2017 by Maggie Haslam

Governor Hogan Appoints Dr. Donald Linebaugh to Committee on the National Register of Historic Places

Posted on 02/14/2017 by Maggie Haslam

A new study by the University of Maryland’s National Center for Smart Growth and the advocacy group CASA states that stakeholder intervention is crucial to preserving affordable housing along the proposed Purple Line light rail corridor, particularly in areas like the immigrant-heavy Langley Park, Maryland. The study, “Preparing for the Purple Line: Affordable Housing Strategies for Langley Park, Maryland,” looked at the people and economy of this mostly-immigrant community at the edge of Prince George’s County and how it would fare once the new public transportation project was completed.

Posted on 01/24/2017 by Maggie Haslam

Associate Professor Ronit Eisenbach led a bi-national team to design Hot/Cold, an engaging art installation in Haifa, Israel, for the Holiday of Holiday Festival celebrating Christmas, Chanukah and Ramadan.

Posted on 01/25/2017 by Maggie Haslam

Leggs’ work to create a National Civil Rights Monument in Birmingham receives boost from NPS Designation

Posted on 01/17/2017 by Maggie Haslam

Studies show that small tweaks can have big impacts for the county

Posted on 01/17/2017 by Maggie Haslam

14 fall projects were presented to government officials from Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis

Posted on 12/15/2016 by Maggie Haslam

Colvin Case Study Challenge recognizes excellence among emerging professionals

Posted on 12/13/2016 by Maggie Haslam

This spring, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center (The Clarice) at UMD will unveil a new production very different from the artists regularly showcased on stage. The newly refurbished Applause Café will offer an upscale dining experience for students and faculty, borrowing themes from California cafés and featuring a revamped menu.

Posted on 12/14/2016 by Maggie Haslam

 “Memento Mauri: The Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba,” an essay by Michele Lamprakos (Assistant Professor, Architecture) has appeared in a new collection of essays by prominent scholars of Middle Eastern art and architectural history.  Published by Aggregate Architectural History Collaborative,  The Destruction of Cultural Heritage: From Napoléon to ISIS explores the destr

Posted on 12/14/2016 by Maggie Haslam