MHP Student Lisa Demarais Kirby creates exhibit for ACHF at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Second year MHP student Lisa Demarais Kirby recently completed an internship with the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library here at UGA.  The purpose of Lisa’s internship was to compile the information, documents, and physical items for a special exhibit celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation (ACHF). The exhibit, titled “Saving Athens: Celebrating 50 Years of ACHF,” is on […]

Read more

MHP Alumna Fanglan Chen named finalist in ICOMOS Prize

Fanglan Chen, an alumna of the Master of Historic Preservation Program, was recently named a finalist for the Murtagh Graham Prize awarded by the US National Committee of the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).  The award, named to honor William R. Murtagh, Ph.D., and Roy Eugene Graham for their many contributions to preservation education and cultural heritage stewardship, […]

Read more

Historic Preservation Program visits Charleston, SC

Last week students in the Master of Historic Preservation program visited Charleston, SC for their field perspectives course.  As part of their trip to Charleston, the nearly 40 students accompanied by Dr. Reinberger, Dr. Nesbit, and Professor Reap visited a variety of historic sites in the area. On the first day, students visited the Aiken Rhett House and the Nathaniel […]

Read more

MHP Alumnus Ethiel Garlington’s efforts recognized by National Trust

MHP Alumnus Ethiel Garlington’s efforts as executive director of the Historic Macon Foundation were recently recognized by the National Trust’s for Historic Preservation’s newsletter. The National Trust recognized that dramatic, organizational changes brought on by Garlington have helped to breathe new life into the mission of the Historic Macon Foundation.  His efforts have helped to focus efforts on creating diverse and affordable […]

Read more

MHP Student Mary C. Scales English receives grant from the Willson Center

Mary C. Scales English, a 2nd Year MHP student, received a graduate research grant from the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts during the Fall 2016 semester. The award was used to directly fund thesis research associated with traveling to and accessing archival data in Morrow, Georgia at the National and State archival facilities, and to alleviate expenses associated with […]

Read more

MEPD program earns accolades and accreditation from Planning Accreditation Board

The Master of Environmental Planning and Design program at the UGA College of Environment and Design was recently accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board (PAB), a national organization responsible for professional educational protocols at universities across the country. Jack Crowley, current director of the program, says this effort has been in the works for several years at UGA. “In 2002 […]

Read more

Dean Nadenicek elevated to fellowship by ASLA

Congratulations to our Dean, Daniel Nadenicek, on being elevated to fellowship by the American Society of Landscape Architects for 2016! Dean Dan received his nomination, in Knowledge, from the Georgia chapter. He has dedicated his life to expanding the knowledge base of the profession through research, teaching, administration, and service, with a particular focus on landscape architecture history. Read more […]

Read more
1 2 3