In this episode, ACHP Expert Member Luke Nichter, speaks with Josephine Talamantez, the founder and Board Chairman of the newly opened Chicano Park Museum and Cultural Center in San Diego, CA. Preservation of the historic murals in Chicano Park was the subject of an ACHP Section 106 Success Story.
Washington, D.C.--The Pullman National Monument and State Historic Site in Chicago, Illinois, was honored with the National Trust/Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Award for Federal Partnerships in Historic Preservation during the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s annual PastForward Conference National Preservation Awards on November 4.
The ACHP is seeking a Digital Operations Coordinator (GG-13) within the Office of Federal Agency Programs in Washington, DC. This new position will analyze and manage data regarding the ACHP’s participation in and oversight of project planning reviews carried out under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. The incumbent will draw on knowledge of the Section 106 process and experience working with databases and other digital tools to help improve the ACHP's use of electronic communication and digital information to enhance the timeliness and efficiency of reviews.
The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation's Office of Federal Agency Programs is seeking a spring semester, 20 hour/week virtual intern to support the agency’s training program on Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act.
Internship projects will be aligned with the ACHP's current emphasis on historic preservation workforce development and strengthening connections with graduate and university programs.
The application deadline is November 18, 2022.
It's Native American Heritage Month, a month in which we celebrate the history and contributions of indigenous people to the U.S. The ACHP works with the Native American community on historic preservation issues and works closely with Tribal Historic Preservation Officers. In this episode of the ACHP podcast, Preservation Perspectives, host, Expert Member Luke Nichter, speaks with Sheila Bird, host of the podcast, THPO Talk.