How to Remember the Dead: A Guide to the Ceremony and the Ceremonies at the Memorial and the Museum of the American Indian

The annual Memorial and Museum of American Indian ceremonies are one of the oldest ceremonies of its kind in the United States.During these important events, Native American families gather in the sacred waters of the Grand River, take part in a ceremony and then return to their homelands to celebrate the lives of their loved …

New York City’s Memorial Hall will celebrate its 100th anniversary on March 8

New York’s Memorial Palace and the City Hall of the City will mark its 100-year anniversary on Saturday.The city’s new Memorial Hall Theatre will open to the public in 2019, while the memorial reception hall will open for the first time in 2021.On March 8, the New York State Memorial Hall is scheduled to celebrate …

Why Pitstone Memorial Hall will be a ‘giant step forward’ for the University of Pittsburgh

By Alex Dunlap-USA TODAY SportsThe University of Pennsylvania, in conjunction with the Pittsburgh chapter of the American Institute of Architects, announced on Tuesday that the Pitstone memorial building, designed by award-winning architect Daniel Burnham, will be the centerpiece of the new academic facility at Penn.The structure will feature a series of public spaces and public …