McMath Award Ceremony and Open House

About the Event

UO campus in Portland On May 13, 2022, the UO Historic Preservation program will host an Open House and the George McMath Historic Preservation Award Ceremony at the White Stag Block in Portland. This free evening event will gather alumni, preservation professionals, students, and friends of the University of Oregon Historic Preservation program to:
  • Celebrate the career contributions of the 11th McMath Award recipient, Stephen Dow Beckham
  • Celebrate the Historic Preservation program’s 40-year history
  • Meet current students and learn about their work and ideas for the future of the field
  • Hear about ongoing faculty and student research projects
  • Tour the Historic Preservation classrooms, workspaces, and library and learn about the history and rehabilitation of the National Register-listed White Stag Block
  • Share ideas about preservation education opportunities and approaches
George McMath Historic Preservation Award and HP Program Open House
May 13, 2022, 4:30 – 7:15 p.m.

4:30 p.m. – Drop-In Open House Begins (includes reception, work showcases, building tour)
6:00 p.m. – McMath Award Ceremony and Remarks by Stephen Dow Beckham "Historic Preservation in Oregon, A View from Fifty Years"

UO Historic Preservation program, 70 N.W. Couch St., Portland, OR 97209

Registration for this free event is required.

For questions about the event, contact: histpres@uoregon.edu.