The 30th Anniversary of the Historic Preservation Program arrives in 2018. We're excited to share outstanding events we are planning for the 2018–2019 academic year.
Saturday, October 27, 2018
HISP@30: Looking Back/Moving Forward Dinner at Riversdale House Museum
Patterson Lecture: "Latinos in Heritage Conservation: Locating Equity & Social Justice in Historic Preservation"
Dr. Sarah Zenaida Gould
May 3 - 4, 2019
The Chalafonte and Cape May
Historic Preservation Program Timeline:
1967 School of Architecture founded.
1969 Dr. William “Bill” Murtagh, Keeper of the National Register of Historic Places, appointed first Kea Distinguished Professor.
1971 David Fogle joined faculty in area of urban planning.
1974 Orin Bullock appointed as visiting professor.
1980 Historic Preservation Committee established (members included representatives from American Studies, Anthropology, Architecture, Geography and History).
1980 Chalfonte Hotel Summer Field School begins.
1985 Kiplin Hall Study Centre launched and Summer Study Abroad Program started.
1986 National Trust Library (NTL) collection moves to Maryland (Architecture Library).
1988 Graduate Certificate Launched (24 Credits).
1988 Dr. William Murtagh appointed as first director.
1989 David Fogle appointed as first permanent director.
1993 NTL moves to McKeldin Library and becomes part of Special Collections.
1999 David Fogle retires from UMD.
2000 Dr. Randall Mason hired as Assistant Professor and Director.
2001 NTL moves to Hornbake Library with the rest of Special Collections.
2001 Master of Historic Preservation approved.
2003 Dr. Angel Nieves hired as Assistant Prof.
2003 Mary Konsoulis appointed interim director.
2004 Dr. Don Linebaugh hired as Associate Prof. and Director.
2006 Graduate Certificate Modified (16 Credits).
2006 Professional Graduate Certificate (HSPR) added.
2007 Dual Degree with Community Planning (CPHP) launched (fall).
2008 Dual Degree with Architecture (ARHP) launched (fall).
2008 Dr. BD Wortham-Galvin hired as Assistant Prof. (split appointment with Architecture)
2008 UMD and Bladensburg MOU to use Bostwick House as preservation study center.
2009 MHP Degree modified.
2011 Dual Degree with Real Estate Development (HPDV) launched (spring).
2012 Dr. Michele Lamprakos hired as Assistant Prof. (split appointment with Architecture)
2012 Launch of UMD and Mount Vernon Preservation Field School.
2014 Launch of UMD and Kiplin Cultural Landscapes Field School.
2016 Dr. Jeremy Wells hired as an Assistant Professor. Brent Leggs hired as an Assistant Clinical Professor
2017 Master of Historic Preservation curriculum revised.