Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 03.19.15 

ANNOUNCEMENTS
CELA 2015 will begin next Tuesday afternoon, March 24, with pre-conference workshops and a special presentation by David Abram, author of The Spell of the Sensuous, at 7 pm in the Alumni Center. That presentation and the CELA Keynote by Lauren Bon, Metabolic Studio, at 9 am on Wednesday morning, March 25, in the Alumni Center, are open to the public. Please make plans for students in your classes to attend and invite colleagues from across campus. 

Landscape Architecture classes without outside enrollment will not meet March 25-27. Students can attend the meeting by volunteering (see Stephanie) or registering on site.
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Assistant Professor Brent Chamberlain along with Tanniqua-Kay Buchanan, MRCP; Dereatha Cross, PhD student, Environmental Planning & Design; Beth Krehbiel, MLA; Richard Dean Prudenti, MLA; and Erin Wilson, MLA, were awarded $5,000 from the K-State Green Action Fund for our project titled: "The Bus and Us". The project will support the development and communication of a public transportation plan for shuttling students to next year's studio location.

 

Associate Professor Blake Belanger and Associate Professor Ellen Urton's, K-State Libraries, article, "Situating Eidetic Photomontage in Contemporary Landscape Architecture", was published in the Feb 2014 issue of Landscape Journal and is available here. A photomontage by Elizabeth Decker, MLA '14, is featured on the cover.

 

Associate Professor Katie Kingery-Page is presenting Why We Need the Landscape Idea in Public Schools at the K-State Spotlight in Forum Hall March 24 at 7 pm.

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
SOM, $50,000 research and travel fellowship, Intent to submit deadline is April 20, Information
INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, Summer Internship, Information

Vireo, Landscape Architecture Summer Internship, 
Information

EPAseeking 20-30 high quality undergraduate and graduate paid summer interns, Information

Stocker Landscaping, Summer Internship, Information
PERMANENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES
DHM Design, Entry Level Landscape Architecture Position, Carbondale, CO, Information

Harry S. Truman Coordinating Council, Community/Regional Planning, Information
OF INTEREST
PGASLA Awards Entries are due March 23. Entry information is available here.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:
 
CELA Mar 24-28, 2015 Manhattan, KS
GP IDEA Conference Mar 30-31, 2015 Omaha, NE
CECD Symposium Apr 7, 2015 Manhattan, KS
APA Apr 18-22, 2015 Seattle, WA
ASLA Central States Apr 22-24, 2015 Oklahoma City, OK
APA Quad-States Meeting Oct 21-23, 2015 Kansas City, MO
ACSP Meeting Oct 23-24, 2015 Houston, TX
ASLA Meeting Nov 7-9, 2015 Chicago, IL

EVENTS & DEADLINES

MARCH

 

23 Michael Bender and Meghann Day, IAPD Lecture, Hale Library Hemisphere Room, 4 pm

 

24 K-State Spotlight, Katie Kingery-Page, Why We Need the Landscape Idea in Public Schools, Forum Hall, 7-10 pm

 

24-28 CELA 2015, K-State


 
APRIL

 

3 LARCP Colloquium, Andrea Hansen 

 

8 Katie Kingery-Page speaking at the Cultural Studies Interdisciplinary Research Group, Hale Library - Hemisphere Room, 5:30 pm
 

11 K-State APDesign Open House, 9 am - 3 pm

 

13, 15, 17 Master's Report Final Defense Presentations

 

15-17 Alumni Fellow, John Norris visiting 

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