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2016 Human Development Conference press release

Posted March 2, 2016

  Minh Tran, a Growth and Structure of Cities major, will present his/her paper, entitled Exchanging Land, Explaining Power: Livelihood in the Wake of Land Consolidation in Peri-urban Hanoi, at the 2016 Human Development Conference (HDC) at the University of Notre Dame, February 26-27, 2016. Tran was selected through a competitive process with entries from […]


Posted October 12, 2015

October 28 4-6 in the Quita Woodward Room, Thomas (1st Floor).  All majors and interested students are invited.


Posted October 12, 2015

Domenic Vitiello, Associate Professor in City and Regional Planning at the University of Pennsylvania, will be on campus on Tuesday October 20, 2015 to talk about the 3/2 Program.  We have reserved the Dorothy Vernon Room in Haffner, 12-2 so join us for lunch. And if you cannot make it, please contact Gary McDonogh at […]

Parking Day in Philadelphia and Copenhagen September 18, 2015

Posted October 12, 2015

“Houses for a New World: Builders and Buyers in American Suburbs, 1945-1965” by Barbara Miller Lane

Posted August 14, 2015

September 26 (DC) Presentation at the National Portrait Gallery by Jeffrey Cohen

Posted September 25, 2014

within the symposium on Political Portraiture in the United States and France during the Revolutionary and Federal Eras, ca. 1776-1814 Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium, Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

September 22 “Muslim Voices of Philadelphia” Thomas 110 7-9pm

Posted September 25, 2014

Presentation in Conjunction with Scribe Video, Middle Eastern Studies, Mellon Mays and the Bryn Mawr Arabic Program

Welcome New Faculty!

Posted September 25, 2014

This has been a year of transitions in terms of new hires and sabbaticals, and we should salute those new faculty joining us and expanding our courses.  They include Anoo Siddiqi (Ph.D NYU) who is here for the year replacing Jeff and Carola, teaching classes on Architecture, Visual Methods, and Mobility as well as joining […]

Thomas C. Hubka “Resplendent Synagogue: The Art and Architecture of the Polish Wooden Synogogue”

Posted October 3, 2013

Thomas C. Hubka “From Working-Class to Middle-Class: The Transformation of American Housing, 1880-1940”

Posted October 3, 2013
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