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Call for submissions to the first-ever annual placemaking summit

Posted on 05/18/2018 by Maggie Haslam

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

University of Maryland - School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation

and Gensler New York City

 

 

June 21, 2018 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm

 

Posted on 05/17/2018 by Christine Cestello Hinojosa

Clinical Professor of Real Estate Development Dr. Margaret McFarland has been awarded the 2018 Richard T. Ely Distinguished Educator Award from Lambda Alpha International (LAI). This distinguished honor was presented on April 28, 2018 in Baltimore by Dr. James Fawcett, International Awards Chair. 

 

Posted on 05/17/2018 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