Class of 1974

Ellen McCarthy MCP ’74 Appointed Director of the DC Office of Planning

Ellen McCarthy MCP ’74

Ellen McCarthy MCP ’74 was appointed by Washington DC Mayor Vincent C. Gray to serve as director of the DC Office of Planning. McCarthy, who is also a lecturer in Georgetown University’s Masters in Professional Studies Program in Urban and Regional Planning, brings more than 40 years of experience to the position. She begins her role on April 14, 2014.

April 2014

posted December, 2016

Marvin Malecha MArch ’74 Named President and Chief Academic Officer of the NewSchool of Architecture & Design

Marvin Malecha MArch ’74

Marvin Malecha MArch ’74 has been named President and Chief Academic Officer of the NewSchool of Architecture & Design (NewSchool) effective Jan. 1, 2016. Malecha, who most recently served as the Dean of the College of Design and Professor of Architecture at North Carolina State University, has more than 40 years of experience in academic leadership, architecture, and global design education.

January 2016

posted December, 2016

Marvin Malecha

John Shields MArch, MAUD ’74, Mark Favermann MCRP ’78, Anthony Pangaro MArch ’69, LF ’76 and Peter Vanderwarker LF ’97 Honored with a Clearwater Award for Esplanade 2020 A Vision for the Future

John Shields MArch, MAUD ’74, Mark Favermann MCRP ’78, Anthony Pangaro MArch ’69, LF ’76, and Peter Vanderwarker LF ’97

John Shields MArch, MAUD ’74, Mark Favermann MCRP ’78, Anthony Pangaro MArch ’69, LF ’76 and Peter Vanderwarker LF ’97, were part of a team honored with a Clearwater Award for their work on Esplanade 2020 A Vision for the Future. Comprised of leading Boston design and planning specialists, the volunteer group was charged with taking a fresh look at every element of the Esplanade and spent more than a year crafting a vision of what the park could become. Presented by the Waterfront Center, the Clearwater Award recognizes grass-roots and volunteer work by individuals or groups for the betterment of their community and its waterfront. The team accepted their award at the center’s annual conference, which took place in Davenport, Iowa on Sept. 25-28, 2013.

October 2013

posted December, 2016

Esplanade 2020