The 18th Annual CHC Symposium March 3 & 4, 2017

2017 Poster

Thank you to everyone who attended. We look forward to seeing you at the next one. In the meantime, here is a link to photos that John Peters took during the symposium. 




Friday 3 March 2017

Geren Auditorium, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University


5:15 PM        REGISTRATION in Geren Exhibit Hall

5:45 PM        Welcome and Introductions

6:00 PM        John Stubbs (Keynote Speaker)

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Director of Preservation Studies Program and Christovich Senior Professor of Architectural Preservation Practice in the Tulane School of Architecture. Author of Time Honored: A Global View of Architectural Conservation (Wiley 2009)

"Facing Architectural Conservation's Toughest Challenge: Archaeological Sites"

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7:30 PM        RECEPTION, Wright Gallery, Langford A, 2nd Floor

8:30 PM        Adjourn for the evening 


SATURDAY 4 March 2017

Geren Auditorium, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University


8:00 AM           REGISTRATION at Geren Auditorium / Breakfast


8:45 AM           Welcome and Introductions


9:00 AM           Colleen Hanratty Archaeologist with the Maya Research Program, co-director of the Blue Creek Archaeological Project, and owner of Linda Vista Archaeology

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9:50 AM           Peter Gavette, Archaeologist with the U.S. National Park Service, Golden Gate National Recreation Area

“Visualizing Historic Landscapes on Alcatraz in 3D for Archeological Prospection”


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10:40 AM         BREAK


10:55 AM        Justin Parkoff, Project Manager at Texas A&M's Conservation Research Laboratory

"A Formidable Looking Pile of Iron Boilers and Machinery": The Conservation and Reconstruction of USS Westfield in relation to the Secretary of the Interiors Standards on Historic Preservation


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11:45 AM         LUNCH

12:40 PM         APT Texas Meeting


1:35 PM           Poster Session 

2:20 PM           Shawn Evans, Principal at Atkin Olshin Schade Architects

“Historic Preservation, Self-Determination, and the Cultural Resiliency of Traditional Pueblo Villages”

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3:10 PM           Concluding Remarks


3:20 PM           Adjourn

We look forward to seeing everyone there!