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Hamer Center Affiliates Host Cultural Resources Summit

Hamer Center affiliates and collaborators Lacey Goldberg, Madeline Brown, and Tim Murtha hosted a summit on cultural and visual resource conservation at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, on July 22-23, 2019. Attendees included employees of the National Parks Service (National Capital Region) and researchers from Penn State, the University of Florida, the University […]


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Hamer Center Scholar Mahyar Hadighi Presents at International Conference

Hadighi, a Ph.D. candidate in the department of Architecture, recently presented a paper titled “Bauhaus Internationalism to College Town Modernism: Exploring Bauhaus Culture in Hajjar’s Hybrid Architecture” in the 18th international conference of CAAD Futures held in Daejeon, Republic of Korea (June 26-28, 2019). Selected papers were published separately as a book, and his paper […]


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Film on Puerto Rico, energy policy to premiere at Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — “DisemPOWERed: Puerto Rico’s Perfect Storm,” a film that examines the reasons why Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in 2017, will premiere at Penn State. The screening will occur at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, in Foster Auditorium in Pattee Library. Following the screening there will be a panel discussion. It will […]


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SAVE THE DATE: Energy Policy Film Screening – 23 July 2019

The Hamer Center will be hosting a film screening July 23 @ 6:00pm related to the event below. Stay tuned for details. Science on Tap: Energy Policy in the Aftermath of Hurricane María July 16th at 6pm Federal Taphouse After the catastrophe caused by 2017’s Hurricane Maria, many Puerto Ricans were left without electricity for […]


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