Archives for April 2013

End of the Year Picnic and Awards Ceremony

It's here! The End of the Year Picnic and Awards Ceremony will be on Thursday, April 25th from 5-7pm at Jefferson Square. Come join fellow Historic Preservation majors and professors for an evening of food, entertainment and awards! Department Scholarship recipients, 2012-2013 Student representatives, student aides and senior awards will be announced. Sign up sheet on the student aide desk in the department. Last day to sign up will be April 19th. Hope to see you there! … [Read more...]


Join the students of HISP 469: Laboratory in Preservation Planning as they present the product of this semester's hard work - Bike|Ped|Fred. Led by Professor Andrea Livi Smith, the class has developed a bicycle and pedestrian plan for the city of Fredericksburg. Come see what this project is all about! … [Read more...]

Student Submissions for NCPE

National Council for Preservation Education Application to Present a Paper at the 2013 National Trust for Historic Preservation Conference Indianapolis, IN 10 April 2013   The National Council for Preservation Education (NCPE) is pleased to announce it will select four students currently enrolled in a NCPE member historic preservation program to present papers at the 2013 Annual Conference of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Indianapolis, IN, October 29 - November 2, 2013. The theme of this year’s conference is “Preservation at the Crossroads,” which the National Trust intends to challenge preservationists to “think outside the box” in order to examine new and innovative ideas to grow the historic preservation field in the 21st century. Building upon the three subthemes of the conference, the National Council for Preservation Education invites students to submit papers related to the following: 1) Mapping a New Policy Agenda. Question existing policies, … [Read more...]