Summer cleaning to prepare for the Seaton revitalization and expansion uncovered plans from forty years ago.

 


Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Monday Memo 07.13.15

ANNOUNCEMENTS
The 2015-2016 LARCP Calendar of Events v071015 (linked in the right column) now includes the dates, times and locations of the drawing lectures and Kate Kennan's presentation.

Join the LARCP LinkedIn group to stay connected to alumni, faculty and friends of the department. Click here to join.
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS
The Cairns on the Beach installation, created by landscape architecture and art students with artist Stan Herd, at the Beach Museum of Art received press this month with a story on KMAN radio, available here, and an article in the Collegian, available here. Professors KIngery-Page, Hahn and Skabelund were engaged in the project.
OF INTEREST
A copy of the new book Green Roof Systems is available in the office. Lee Skabelund co-wrote Chapter 2: "Monitoring Abiotic Inputs and Outputs".

The PGSLA+Manhattan July After Hours
is tonight, July 13, at Wahoo Fire and Ice Grill, 5:15-6:30 pm, celebrating Park and Recreation Month with a presentation on inclusive play by Landscape Structures.

The LA+ Identity Call for Papers is available here. LA+ is the new interdisciplinary journal of landscape architecture published by University of Pennsylvania School of Design.  
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:
 

Phytotechnologies Conference

Sept 27-30, 2015
Manhattan, KS
PGASLA Annual Meeting
Oct 16, 2015
Kansas City, MO
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

EVENTS & DEADLINES

 

 

JULY

 

22 APA-KS Award Nomination Deadline, Information

 

AUGUST

 

7 Intent to apply for Jarvis award due to lrcpdept@ksu.edu by 5:00 pm, information

 

17 LARCP Faculty Meeting immediately following the APDesign Faculty Meeting, APDesign Swing Space

 

17 APDesign Faculty Meeting, 9:00 am, Swing Space

 

17 LARCP Faculty Meeting, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Swing Space

 

17 APDesign Faculty/Staff Family Picnic, Rolley/Harms Ridge

 

18 University Orientation for New Faculty

 

19 First Year Coordination Meeting

 

20 Sandwich lunch with new LARCP PB students

 

20 and 21 LA and RCP PB orientation

 

23 Students move into Swing Space, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

 

24 First day of class--all LARCP classes will meet, no computers will be set up

 

24 APDesign All College Photo: 4:00 pm, APDesign Forum: 4:30 pm, Forum Hall - followed by BBQ

 

25 LARCP Forum, 10:30 am, Union Big 12

followed by 

LARCP Computer Set Up Day

 

31 Applications for:

Mary K. Jarvis Chair due, information here

 

SEPTEMBER

 

4 CELA Abstracts Due, conference info here  

 

10 Jarvis proposal presentations, 5:30 pm

 

15 Chamberlain mid-tenure presentation

 

16 Informal dinner with LARCP Advisory Council

 

17-18 LARCP Advisory Council Meeting

 

17 LARCP Advisory Council Event with Students and Faculty, 6:00 pm

 

21 Gibson promotion and tenure presentation

 

22 Canfield promotion and tenure presentation

 

OCTOBER

 

25 -28 LAAB Site Visit

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