Historic Preservation Planning Alumni

Summer Institute 2

  • 26 May 2009
  • 27 May 2009
  • Parsons The New School for Design, 25 E. 13th Street, NY, NY
Cornell’s Historic Preservation Planning Program
Summer Institute 2
May 26 and May 27, 2009 in New York City

1: Preservation and Sustainability

A mix of topical lectures, case studies and class discussions, presented by practitioners and educators
who are deeply engaged with the integration of ‘green’ building practice, resource conservation and
the mitigation of climate change into preservation and cultural resource management. Content and
speakers developed in consultation with the Sustainability Technical Committee of the Association for
Preservation Technology. 2 days, 9-5. 12 AIA CEUs.

2: Preserving Stein Communities

Bringing together the leading historians, planners, preservationists and advocates interested in the
development of Clarence S.Stein’s ideas and work, focusing on four of his Garden Cities -
Greenbelt, MD; Baldwin Hills Village, CA; Radburn, NJ; and Chatham Village, PA - all designated
National Historic Landmarks. The discussions will focus on challenges of protecting their social,
economic and physical character, and improving the understanding of similar planned communities.
1 1/2 days, 9-5, 9-12. 9 AIA CEUs.

Courses will be held at Parsons The New School for Design, 25 E. 13th Street, NY, NY.
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Supported by Major Funding from the Clarence Stein Institute.

© 2009, Historic Preservation Planning Alumni, Inc., Ithaca, NY

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