Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Energy & Environment

2020 Weitzman Award Winners Announced

The Weitzman School has selected Peter Eisenman as the 2020 recipient of the Kanter Tritsch Medal for Excellence in Architecture and Environmental Design, and the City of Philadelphia as the 2020 recipient of the Witte-Sakamoto Family Medal in City and Regional Planning for GreenPlan Philadelphia.

Cities & Regions

Penn Weitzman Alumni Association Announces New Board President and Vice-President

The Penn Weitzman Alumni Association announces new board president and vice-president. Charlette Caldwell (MSHP’16) will be the new president and Suzanne Mahoney (MCP’14, MLA’14) will be the new vice-president.

New Career Ambassador Program Connects Soon-to-Be Graduates and Alums

The Weitzman School has launched a new Alumni Career Ambassador Program.

Weitzman School Honors Kohn, RPA, and Outstanding Students at Awards Gala

A. Eugene Kohn (BArch’53, MArch’57) and Regional Plan Association (RPA) receive the 2019 Weitzman Medals.

‘A Celebration of Design’ Brings Out Alumni and Friends for Historic Afternoon

Hundreds of faculty, alumni, students and guests gathered at Meyerson Hall, Irvine Auditorium, and the plaza outside Meyerson on October 3 to celebrate the naming of the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

Culture & Heritage

Celebrating a New Name and the Promise of Design

Rain did not dampen the enthusiasm for Thursday’s celebrations of the naming of the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

Energy & Environment

Sean Burkholder Appointed to Andrew Gordon Assistant Professorship

Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Sean Burkholder was appointed Andrew Gordon Assistant Professor, the first named assistant professorship in the history of the Weitzman School. 

Cities & Regions

City & Regional Planning Class of 2009 Reunion Weekend

 2009 City & Regional Planning alumni came back to Philadelphia for a weekend celebration of their 10th Reunion.

Cities & Regions

Celebrating the Class of 2019 with Stuart Weitzman

The University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design’s 2019 Commencement Ceremony

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."