Kimberly (Dale) Kneifl presented her thesis Capturing Perceptions: Instagram and the High Line today
 
Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 04.14.16

ANNOUNCEMENTS
The City of Kansas City, MO is launching a design competition to develop visions for a new linear park in the Northland on April 25. You can read more information here. 
JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Land3 Studio, Entry level position, Information

Sauk County Conservation, Planning and Zoning Dept., Placemaking Planner, Information

Vireo, Summer 2016 Internship, Information
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
American Association of University Women Manhattan Branch ScholarshipsK-State nontraditional undergraduate or graduate women students for the 2016-2017 academic year has been extended to April 20, Information

Jane Silverstein Ries Foundation, 2016 Student Award Competition, Information
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Associate Professor Blake Belanger will present Representing Resilience: Design Strategies and Graphic Communication for Increasing Urban Resilience at the 2016 Central States ASLA meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas, April 15, 2016. 

Professor Stephanie Rolley was an invited panelist  at the Greater Kansas City American Society for Public Administrations' Facing the Future: Leveraging Parks and Green Space for Long-Term Prosperity forum in Kansas City, April 7, 2016.
APD Pro Events
APDPro: Off-Campus Opportunities Fair*
Tuesday, April 12, 6-7:30 pm, Seaton 306
[OFF-CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES, SPECIAL TOPIC]
Learn about your options for off-campus study during your 4th year! Fellow APDesign students will share their study abroad, internship & KCDC experiences.
*REQUIRED for 2nd Year APDPro Students
 
APDPro: Professional Communication*
Wednesday, April 20, 5:30 pm, Rathbone 1052
[PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION, SPECIAL TOPIC]
Learn the best ways to communicate professionally, with your colleagues and even with your professors. Presented by the K-State Writing Center.
*REQUIRED for 1st Year APDPro Students
 
APDPro Leadership Reflections for all APDPro students DUE Friday, April 15 by 5 pm Contact Danna Voegeli with any questions.
OF INTEREST
The KS APA Spring 2016 Symposium, hosted by the  City of Wichita, will take place  Friday,  April 22.  This all day event, from  8am  to  4pm  (lunch will be at the food trucks in the popup park!) will include a bike tour. There will also be an evening reception for those who wish to stay. APA KS will reimburse any student travelers for gas money (as long as they carpool with a minimum of 3 in a vehicle). Click here for more information.

Global Food Systems Research Science Communication Workshops for Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Researchers 
( joint effort of Beach Museum of Art, PSI, Office of Vice President for Research, and LARCP. This is a part of Associate Professor Katie Kingery-Page's scholarly activity related to informal learning):

Open to Public 
Global Food Systems Research Science Communication Symposium April 28, 2016. Presentations by graduate  students and post-doctoral research team members begin at 2 pm. Keynote talk by artist and National Geographic photo-essayist Jim Richardson on the Origins of Agriculture begins at 4:30 pm, Beach Museum of Art, UMB auditorium.

Kansas City Design Week 2016 will take place  April 7 - 16 and will be filled with exciting events and experiences that will inspire you to take the next step in your creative journey, wherever you are and wherever you're headed.  Registration is open now .

The Kansas APA Chapter  is hosting a conference theme and logo contest. The winner's name will be shared in all conference marketing materials and receive one free conference registration. Click here for more information.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:

April 22, 2016 Wichita, KS
PGASLA Awards 
Public lecture Friday evening,  Walking tour and awards lunch on Saturday
April 22-23, 2016 Manhattan, KS
June 1-4, 2016
Chicago, IL
June 10-11, 2016
Philadelphia, PA
IMCL Conference June 13-17, 2016 Rome, Italy
June 13 - 15, 2016
San Jose, CA
July 3-8, 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ECLAS Sept. 11-14, 2016 Rapperswill, Switzerland
ASLA October 21-24, 2016 New Orleans, LA
October 27-30, 2016
Canberra, Australia
November 3-6, 2016
Portland, OR
November 17-20, 2016
Austin, Texas

EVENTS & DEADLINES
  
APRIL

11-13-15 Master's Project and Report Defense,

17 ACSP Abstract Deadline, 11:59 pm 

21 APDesign Scholarship Reception

22 Kansas APA Symposium, Wichita, KS

22 ASLA President Elect Vaughn Rinner, 1:30-2:30 pm, presentation to students, all welcome, location TBD

22 PGASLA Go See It! Lecture, 6:30 pm, Discovery Center

23 PGASLA Walking Tour, 8:30-11:00 am, K-State Campus

23 PGASLA Awards Presentation and Luncheon, 11:30 am-2:00 pm, Beach Museum of Art

28 Global Food Systems Research Science Communication Symposium, 2 & 4:30 pm, UMB auditorium,
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