Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Shining a spotlight on global impact.

Events | April 20, 2021 2:30 pm

BIPOC Alumni Career Conversation Series (BACCS): Addressing DEI Issues in the Workplace and the Job Search Process

Faculty, students, and staff at the Weitzman School of Design have been increasingly focused on the impact of race and systemic racism on the design community, and the need to increase BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) representation in the design professions. 

 
Events | May 14, 2021 11:00 am

Weitzman School Virtual Talk | The Design Legacy of Julian Abele

Join Frederick Steiner (MRP’77, MA’86, PhD’86), dean and Paley Professor of the Weitzman School of Design for a virtual talk on the work and legacy of Julian Abele.

 
Events | May 15, 2021 2:00 pm

Preserving Penn Hospital

Established in 1751, Pennsylvania Hospital been in continuous operation at the current site in Philadelphia’s Society Hill neighborhood since 1755. Yet people who live a few blocks away may have no idea about its legacy.

Events | March 25, 2021 1:00 pm

Virtual Weitzman School Talk | Better is Temporary

Join the Weitzman School of Design Office of Development and Alumni Relations for a virtual talk with John Hoke, (MArch’92), Chief Design Officer, NIKE, Inc., moderated by Sarah Rottenberg, adjunct assistant professor and executive director, Integrated Product Design Program at the University of Pennsylvania

Events | February 19, 2021 6:00 pm

Design & Creative Career Fair

Join us for this new and exciting fair specifically for students interested in careers in the design and creative fields! Student and Alumni Registration Begins at 6 PM EST on Monday, February 8, 2021.

Events | December 7, 2020 6:00 pm

Erica Ehrenbard

Lecture and virtual studio tour of Carriage Creative Co. with studio co-founder, Erica Ehrenbard. This talk will be moderated by Doah Lee (MFA’16) and hosted by Jill Sablosky (MFA’79), both are members of our Penn Weitzman Alumni Association.

Events | December 2, 2020 6:00 pm

The 2020 Weitzman School Awards

Join us for the 2020 Weitzman School Awards as we celebrate the achievements of visionary Weitzman students, faculty, and alumni, as well as leaders in architecture and planning outside of our community—while building support for the next generation.
 

Events | November 30, 2020 7:00 pm

Weitzman School of Design at the Penn Wharton China Center

Weitzman alumni and students living in China, please join Dean Steiner and Weitzman faculty members, Winka Dubbeldam, Zhongjie Lin, Ali Rahim, and Richard Weller for an in-person event at the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing to celebrate the accomplishments of the fall semester.

Events | November 12, 2020 7:00 am

Virtual Weitzman School Talk | Preserving Black History: Towards a More Inclusive Movement

Join Monica Rhodes (MSHP’12), Professor Randall Mason, and Mark Gardner (March’00) for a conversation on preserving the legacy of civil rights history, and the creation of a new center at the Weitzman School focused on the preservation of civil rights sites. This event is part of this year’s Penn Homecoming@Home.