View of Gray's Ferry and map showing the location of Philadelphia's early rural pleasure gardens. 



Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Monday Memo 06.01.15 

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Please give your contribution to the Cyrus Schubert memorial to Jody by the end of the day today, if you would like to participate.

Landscape architecture coursework
has been sorted into individual folders, by course, in the KSOL LAAB Accreditation 2015 folder. Please take the opportunity to look at the work and select the pieces most appropriate for the re-accreditation electronic portfolio. To select work (and the accompanying syllabus and/or project statements), simply rename the file, substituting the appropriate information for the text in italics:  LARcourse#_FallorSpringyearHighMedorLow
Please complete your selections by next Monday, June 8.

The Fall LARCP Faculty Meeting will be held
 Monday, August 17, immediately following the APDesign Faculty Meeting. We will meet 11 am until 5 pm. This is a change from meeting on Tuesday due to the university's New Faculty Orientation schedule.
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Assistant Professor Anne Beamish's article "Enjoyment in the Night: Discovering Leisure in Philadelphia's Eighteenth Century Rural Pleasure Gardens" has just been published in Studies in the History of Gardens and Designed Landscapes, vol. 35, no. 3, July-September 2015. A full-text version is available here.

Recent RCP graduate Eric Conner is featured on the APA website on its outstanding student awards page 
here.
OF INTEREST
All courses must be moved to K-State Online powered by
Canvas by December 31, 2015. Please take advantage of the one-on-one training and help opportunities now. To learn about Canvas training, view the training page of the Canvas website here.


The Chronicle of Higher Education article, Infantilized by Academe, that Stephanie referred to in last week's meeting is available here.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:
 

Phytotechnologies Conference

September 27-30, 2015
Manhattan, KS
APA Quad-States Meeting
Oct 21-23, 2015
proposals due June 25
Kansas City, MO
ACSP Meeting Oct 23-24, 2015 Houston, TX
ASLA Meeting Nov 7-9, 2015 Chicago, IL
CELA Meeting

Mar 23-26, 2015
abstracts will be due Sept 4
Salt Lake City and Logan, Utah

JUNE 

 

1 Deadline to turn in reserve needs to Maxine, Information

 

AUGUST

 

17 LARCP Faculty Meeting, Immediately following the APDesign Faculty Meeting

CONNECT WITH US
#LARCP
 
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Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66505