Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Cities & Regions

Designing the Airports of the Future

Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the busiest hubs in the United States, with more than 43 million passengers flying in and out in 2017 alone. 

Events | June 15, 2019 2:00 pm

A Celebration of Robert Venturi

Celebrate Robert Venturi on June 15th, 2019 at the Fisher Fine Arts Library.

Cities & Regions

Documentary to Highlight Laurie Olin and his Social Vision

To be a designer, says Laurie Olin, you have to be an optimist.

Events | June 5, 2019 6:00 pm

AIA Conference Alumni Reception

Join your fellow University of Pennsylvania Stuart 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 University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design 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.