Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 09.03.15

ANNOUNCEMENTS
The first Student Planning Association (SPA) meeting of the semester will be held on Monday September 14 at 1:30 pm in the Wiegel Library. This meeting is for all/any interested parties and during the meeting officers will be elected as well as SPA will discuss upcoming events for the semester. All students are welcome to attend.
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS
Assistant Professor Anne Beamish undertook archival research at the City Archives and Boston Public Library August 10-16 in Boston, MA.

The 2015 Community Planning and Design Studio studiobook Parcels and Peppers: Savory Ideas for Addressing Vacancy in St. Louis is now available for  download and hardcopy purchase. More information about the studio can be found  here.

Professor and Head Stephanie Rolley was invited to facilitate the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications' curriculum retreat on August 21.
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
The Graduate School has several scholarship opportunities that are due September 25. Click here for more information.
JOB OPPORTUNITIES
The City of Houston Planning & Development Department is looking to fill  multiple positions within the Department. View job information here.

EDSA, 2016 Internship, Information

FLA, Fall Landscape Architecture Internship, Information

The American Geographical Society, Scholar-Internship Program, Information

The Konza Rotary Club is looking for an intern passionate about water to support the club's engagement in improving the quality of water in our community. The intern will attend monthly one-hour committee meetings; invest a couple of hours per month managing correspondence; complete some early childhood/middle school education outreach; and, facilitate Water Matters Day at City Park Pool in June or August. The position pays $250 - $1000 depending upon accomplishments and time invested. E-mail Rod Harms, rharms@purpleprairie.net, with your interest.
OF INTEREST
The Midwest Equity Assistance Center is hosting a series of events and activities themed "Not Just a Year of Social Justice Education". The series is spearheaded by K-State's college of education to coincide with the launch of their new graduate certificate in Social Justice Education (SJE). Click here for a calendar of events.

The 12th International Phytotechnologies Conference will be held at K-State Sept. 27-30. Reduced pricing ends Sept. 4th. More information can be found here.

The 2015 APA Quad State Conference registration is now open.The 2015 conference will take place Oct. 21-23 at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City. Find more information here.

The City of Manhattan is looking for volunteers to help with their 2nd Annual Bike and Pedestrian Count. Find out more and sign-up here.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:
 
Sept 27-30, 2015
Manhattan, KS
Oct 13-15, 2015
Overland Park, KS
PGASLA Annual Meeting
Oct 16, 2015
Kansas City, MO
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

Mar 23-26, 2015
abstracts will be due Sept 4
Salt Lake City and Logan, Utah
July 3-8, 2016 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

EVENTS & DEADLINES

SEPTEMBER

Artist Talk: Stan Herd ,  5:30 pm, Beach Museum of Art

4 CELA Abstracts due, conference info  here  

13  APDPro  Kickoff Event, 5:30 pm, Seaton 063

14 SPA Kick-Off Meeting, 1:30 pm, Wiegel Library

14 Francis Ching Lecture
4 pm, Seaton 063,
This will fulfill a Fall Lecture requirement for APDPro

14-16  Francis D. K. Ching, Drawing Workshop 

1 7 LARCP Advisory Council Event with Graduating Students and Faculty, 6 pm

23 ACSA paper submittals due
 
24 APDPro: Portfolio Basics, 6 pm, APDesign West, Rm 116

25 LARCP Colloquium 

30 President and Provost APDesign meeting, 2:15 - 3:30 pm, APDesign West, Room 116

OCTOBER

13-15 Built Environment & Outdoor Summit

25 -28 LAAB Site Visit
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