3rd year MLA students presented their final site design for a new daycare facility to members of Manhattan's First Christian Church congregation in December. The project was a collaboration between Professor Winslow's Design Implementation class and Assistant Professor Canfield's Planting Design studio.
 
Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 01.22.16

ADVISOR'S CORNER
A message from Rachel:
 
LARCP awards over $50,000 in scholarships annually. The only way for you to be considered for a scholarship is to complete the K-State scholarship application. This brief, easy to complete application will make you eligible for university, college, departmental, and study abroad scholarships. Application deadline is February 1.
 
You should also complete the FAFSA for need based scholarships by March 1.
 
Third year students - thinking about studying abroad?
 
Complete the pre-application by 5 p.m. February 5.
 
If you wish to be considered for a program other than Italy, additional essay questions are also due by 5 p.m. February 5. Instructions found on APDesign's Off-Campus Study page.
 
Any questions regarding scholarships or study abroad should be directed to Becky O'Donnell bodonnel@ksu.edu.

Thank you,

Rachel
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Design Workshop, Summer Internship, Information

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Research Associate - Regional Affairs, Information
Conservation Design Forum, Summer Internship,  Information

EDSA, Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring/Summer 2017 Internship, Information

National Park Service, Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, 3 Summer/Fall 2016 Internships,

SWA, Summer Internship, Information

Sasaki Associates, Summer Internship,  Information

Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, Summer 2016 Internships,  Information

CATCH! Citizen's at the City's Heart, Research Associate in Volunteered Geographic Information Analysis, Information
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
The ASLA Council of Fellows  offers three scholarships annually to ASLA student members who are third, fourth, or fifth-year undergraduates in Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB) accredited programs of landscape architecture. Click here  for more information.

The Holzheimer Memorial Student Scholarship for Economic Development Planning  is sponsored by the American Planning Association's Economic Development Division. Click here for application and here  for more information.

The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) fellowship applications are due Feb 1 and LAF scholarship applications are due Feb 15. Click here for more information.

The Department for Continuing Education at the University of Oxford is accepting applications for a fully-funded scholarship to undertake the part-time Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil) in Sustainable Urban Development. Click here for more information.
CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Congratulations to Jonathan Knight, MLA student for his first place entry,  "Solitude/Sand: Pillsbury Crossing,"  in the landscape category of the APDesign Thomas A. Tyler/Answers Inc. Architectural & Environmental Photography Competition.
OF INTEREST
Futura 2016 "New Data for Better Transportation Planning" will be held February 7-10 in Palm Spring, CA. Click here for more information.

The Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Minnesota will host a summer institute "Grasping Water: Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa and North America" June 13-17. Application forms for participation are due on January 15. Click here for more information. 

The International Conference on Transport and Health (ICTH) will be held in San Jose, California (USA), 13-15 June 2016. Abstract submission closes Jan. 17, 11:59 p.m. EST. Click here for more information.

The Alliance for Historic Landscape Preservation 38th Annual Meeting will be held in Chicago, June 1-4, 2016. Abstracts are due March 3, 2016. Click here for the call for abstracts.

ASLA's call for presentations for the 2016 Annual Meeting has been announced. The deadline for education session proposals is January 28, 2016 and

The  School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (SALA) and the School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) at UBC are jointly organizing an international symposium titled Re-Imagining Urban Form and Policy in a Global Economy - The (Im)possibility of Design between March 9-11, 2016. Click here  for more information.

Routledge is offering 20% off textbooks until Jan. 20. Use code PAS16.

Engage with Dutch planners and engineers about bicycle-focused design philosophies through the IBPI and Portland State University two-week study abroad course. Click here for more information.

UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:

March 17-19, 2016
Seattle, WA
March 23-26, 2016
Salt Lake City and Logan, Utah
PGASLA Awards 
Public lecture Friday evening, w alking tour and awards lunch on Saturday
April 23-24, 2016 Manhattan, KS
Alliance for Historic Landscape Preservation
June 1-4, 2016
Chicago, IL
IMCL Conference
June 13-17, 2016
Rome, Italy
July 3-8, 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sept. 11-14, 2016
Rapperswill, Switzerland
ASLA October 21-24, 2016 New Orleans, LA

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