Four landscape architecture projects received awards at the 2016 Central States ASLA meeting in Little Rock, AR on April 15:
Excellence Award for the Parcels and Peppers plan for the City of St. Louis prepared by students in the summer studio and seminar with Associate Professors Blake Belanger and Howard Hahn.
Excellence Award for the Wichita Pop Up Park designed and constructed by MLA students
Danielle DeOrsey, Rachel Fox, Abby Glastetter, Steven Holt, Nicholas Mercado,
Cody Borwege, Skylar Brown,
Lanning, Chandler Nyp, and Mac Wendling in collaboration with the Wichita Downtown Development Corporation. Associate Professor Katie Kingery-Page, Professor Chip Winslow and Richard Thompson led the effort.
Honor Award for the Campus Creek project completed by the Fall 2014 Specialization Studio with Assistant Professor Jessica Canfield and Professor Tim Keane.
Merit Award for the Landscape Architecture and Public Welfare project prepared by students In LAR 442 Spring 2015 with Assistant Professor Alpa Nawre and Associate Professor Blake Belanger.
Assistant Professors Hyung Jin Kim and Greg Newmark participated in the K-State Early Career Faculty Trip to Washington D.C. April 13-15.
Assistant Professor Hyung Jin Kim received $1,425 in support from the K-State Open Access Publishing Fund of the Kansas State Libraries to publish his article "Built Environment Factors Influencing Walking to School Behaviors: A Comparison Between a Small and Large US City" in Frontiers in Public Health.
Assistant Professor Brent Chamberlain will be in residence at the University of Texas as a Big 12 Fellow, April 17-19, to share his work
Using Immersive 3D/4D Geovisualizations to Investigate Human-Environmental Interactions.
Assistant Professor Huston Gibson will contribute to a presentation on high quality online instruction at the Great Plains IDEA annual meeting in Kansas City, April 19.
Department Head Stephanie Rolley and MS CD Program Director Huston Gibson will participate in the Great Plains IDEA Annual Meeting in Kansas City, April 19 and 20.