Pages from Wesley Moore's, MLA 4th yr at DIS, sketchbook on a study tour through Sweden and Finland

Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 05.14.15 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Graduating students: Please take less than 2 minutes to let K-State know what your plans are: 

http://www.k-state.edu/ces/students/reportyourjob.html Not sure what's next or need some assistance? Drop by Holtz or call (785) 532-6506 to set up an appointment! CES collects all of the post-graduation stats for the university. These stats are shared back with colleges and departments and may inform funding and/or decision making. All salary information is aggregated.


Checking out of Studio:
University keys are due May 15 to Jody. Due to the Seaton Hall construction project, you will need to remove ALL personal items. 

Please follow the below list:
  • Remove all personal items - Any personal items left behind, including mini-fridges and microwaves, will be discarded. 
  • Leave the white plastic tops on the desks. 
  • Throw out any trash and recycle any recyclables. 
  • Return all of your university keys to Jody by the end of the day May 15
INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Altitude Land Consultants, landscape architecture or urban design internship, Information, Contact '03 alum, John Olson, RLA, LEED AP, CNU-a Director of Urban Design & Landscape
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Entry level landscape architecture position: LPA is hiring all disciplines (all offices) and concurrently developing a landscape studio in San Antonio office (new), Contact BLA '05 alum, Bret Hanson Landscape Architect / LEED APProject Manager

 

Community Development Planner position: Mo-Kan Regional Council, Information

OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Professor and Head Stephanie Rolley participated in the Landscape Architecture Foundation Mid-Year Meeting in Washington D.C., May 7-8.

Associate Professor Lee Skabelund will give a lecture, Sustainable Development, at Kyoto University, Japan on May 21.

Assistant Professor Brent Chamberlain received a $2,500 Spring 2015 Faculty Development Award in support of his presentation,  Crash Course or Course Crash: Gaming, VR and a Pedagogical Approach, at the Digital Landscape Architecture Conference.
OF INTEREST
paveshare.org  is an open-education digital resource for landscape architecture students focused on design and techniques related to concrete pavements and landscape surfaces. Hosted by the University of Georgia's College of Environment and Design, here are no fees or sign ups required to use the resource. Students are encouraged to share their ideas and projects and the site is updated bi-monthly with new educational tools and project examples. They also have an active presence on Facebook, which can found at:  https://www.facebook.com/paveshare

Nominations are now being accepted for APA's Student Representatives Council Executive Committee. More information can be found here.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:
 
Phytotechnologies Conference 
September 27-30, 2015
Manhattan, KS
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

MAY

 

15 Students must turn in all university keys to Jody

 

16 Commencement


 
26 1st day of Summer Studio

CONNECT WITH US
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Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66505