Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Events | June 5, 2019 6:00 pm

AIA Conference Alumni Reception

Join your fellow Weitzman School of Design alumni for a festive reception during the AIA Conference in Las Vegas

Energy & Environment

Kleinman Center Receives $30 Million Gift

The Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design has received an anonymous $30 million gift that will support continued programming at the Center.

Energy & Environment

Design With Nature, 50 Years Later

The Ian L. McHarg Center for Urbanism and Ecology at the Weitzman School is presenting Design With Nature Now, a multi-platform exploration of the legacy of visionary environmental planner and landscape architect Ian L. McHarg.

Equity & Inclusion

Student Group Increases the Visibility and Voices of Women in Architecture

Historically, architecture has been a “man’s world.” But as times change, and even more women enter the field, the next challenge is keeping them in it—and providing them the encouragement to move up.

Culture & Heritage

School Alumna Hahn Named Rome Prize Winner

The American Academy in Rome awarded alumna Ashley Hahn (MCP’08, MSHP’08) the inaugural Adele Chatfield-Taylor Rome Prize for Historic Preservation and Conservation for her project "Preserving the life between buildings." 

Events | April 17, 2019 6:00 pm

Minority/Underrepresented Professionals in Planning Panel Discussion

Diversity in the planning profession is essential in order to achieve an inclusive community vision. Join our distinguished guests as they share their career accomplishments and challenges and talk about their college experience at Penn. 

Anthony Ayebiahwe Finds a Way to Give Back

Growing up, when Anthony Ayebiahwe needed light to study, he’d lug his desk and chair to the back of his neighbor’s house, which had a generator.

Events | May 18, 2019 11:00 am

Alumni Weekend Brunch, 2019

Join the Weitzman School of Design's Alumni Brunch during Reunion weekend. 

Events | May 18, 2019 2:00 pm

Alumni Weekend Green Roof Tour

Join reunion weekend tour of Penn Law’s Golkin Hall Green Roof with Bob Lundgren, MLA’82, University of Pennsylvania Landscape Architect and David Hollenberg, MArch’75.

Cities & Regions

New Appointments and Fellowships for Ryerson, Ammon, and Trubiano

Faculty members Megan Ryerson, Francesca Russello Ammon, and Franca Trubiano have been recognized for their leadership in transportation, historic preservation, and building technology by Penn and the American Council of Learned Societies.