Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Events | October 8, 2020 6:30 pm

Designing Your Design Career Path

How has the pandemic changed the design industry and how can we adapt and embrace these changes? Sarah Rottenberg, adjunct assistant professor and executive director of the Integrated Product Design Program (IPD) at University of Pennsylvania, Weitzman School of Design will moderate this discussion with Weitzman alumni.

Events | July 26, 2020 10:30 am

Summer 2020 Professional Development Series: Historic Preservation

Join historic preservation alumni in a series of virtual discussions for our current students and recent graduates.

Events | July 29, 2020 1:00 pm

Leveraging Your Alumni Network

Networking with alumni can be especially useful as you seek to learn how to translate your experiences at Penn into the world of work. 

Events | July 1, 2020 12:00 pm

Virtual Weitzman School Talk | Been Here: A Virtual "Corner Talk" on Black Urbanism, Design, and Planning

How is Black life generative in the design and planning of cities? What are the paths forward for a discourse and practice of Black Urbanism? How are Black urbanists defining themselves and the often overlooked blindspot of Blackness in relation to the larger urbanist professions?

Events | June 10, 2020 6:00 pm

Job Searching in a Time of Crisis: Virtual Discussion with Architecture Professionals

Students and recent graduates have many questions as they navigate the pandemic and prepare for a career after Penn. For this discussion our guests will give advice on job and internship searching, networking, and what May 2020 graduates can accomplish during this time.

Events | June 4, 2020 12:00 pm

Virtual Weitzman School Talk | An Architecture of Optimism in a Post-Pandemic Society

What will a post-pandemic world look like? There is no doubt that design will have a big role to play, especially since there are opportunities for design intervention everywhere we look. Now is the time for us to rethink how we design our new buildings and reimagine our current ones. This conversation will touch on the ways design can make a difference in a post-pandemic world.

Events | May 14, 2020 12:00 pm

Virtual Weitzman School Talk | Crisis and Connection: Reflections through Art and Public Space

Join the Weitzman School of Design Office of Development and Alumni Relations for a virtual talk on exploring the role of art and how it is shaping the ways we respond, commemorate, and reconnect in the wake of COVID-19. 

Events | April 23, 2020 12:00 pm

Virtual Weitzman School Talk: Cities and Pandemics

Join the Weitzman School of Design Office of Development and Alumni Relations for a virtual talk exploring urban planning in the context of the global pandemic.

Events | March 14, 2020 8:30 am

Weitzman School Alumni Reception at ACSA

Please join Dean and Paley Professor Fritz Steiner (MRP'77, MA'86, PhD'86), Weitzman faculty, alumni, and friends in San Diego in celebration of Professor of Architecture David Leatherbarrow, recipient of the 2020 AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion for Excellence in Architectural Education.

Events | February 6, 2020 6:30 pm

‘Design with Nature Now’ Book Party - New York

Join us in New York City to celebrate the publication of Design with Nature Now, Hosted by Hollander Design.