The LAAB Site Visit Team were introduced to the MLA curriculum this morning by LA faculty members

Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Student Connection 10.29.15

ANNOUNCEMENTS
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JOB OPPORTUNITIES
City of Houston, Planner (Development Services Division), Information

City of HoustonPlanner (Historic Preservation Group), Information

Opportunities at Design Workshop:

Design Workshop Summer Internship Program information is available  here

Information about employment at Design Workshop is available
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
GHOSThattan (BOXhattan's scary cousin) will be hosted by the Student Planning Association (SPA) on Friday October 30 at 9 am-11:30 am for the 4th Grade class at Woodrow Wilson Elementary. 

Assistant Professor Huston Gibson and Dr. Elaine Johannes, School of Family Studies and Human Services, will present on the topic of rewarding community-engaged scholarship in departmental governance in the Brown Bag Engagement Seminar Series sponsored by the Center for Engagement and Community Development and the Staley School of Leadership Studies. The seminar will take place November 6, 2015 from 9-10 am in the Leadership Studies Building, room 247.

Katie Leise's
, MLA '15, master's project was featured on the Landscape Architecture Foundation blog. Read it here .

Associate Professor Jon Hunt was a visiting instructor and reviewer for Professor Virginia Green's graphic classes at Baylor University Oct. 19-23.

Professor and Department Head Stephanie Rolley represented  the department at APA Quad States in Kansas City, MO Oct. 21-23. 

Professor John Keller presented Hogs in the Road: Rural Land Use, Right to Farm, and Autonomous Vehicle Revolution at APA Quad States in Kansas City, MO Oct. 21-23. 

Associate Professor Huston Gibson presented Talking Green in Red States (Revisited & Expanded) at APA Quad States in Kansas City, MO Oct. 21-23.

Assistant Professor Brent Chamberlain presented The Little Apple Meets a Big Pickle: addressing a major increase in public transit ridership at APA Quad States in Kansas City, MO Oct. 21-23.

Associate Professor Huston Gibson presented Talking Green: From Oz to Oz at ACSP in Houston, TX Oct. 22-25.

Assistant Professor Kate Nesse presented The importance of quality of life in brewery location decisions at ACSP in Houston, TX Oct. 22-25.
OF INTEREST
SCASLA will host Landscapades Saturday, Oct. 31. Join the Chapter for an exciting day of events, including a design charette of Manhattan Pocket Park, pumpkin carving content and dinner with live music at Aggie Station. Click here to view the event poster for more details.

The 12th annual Community Capitals Institute (CCFI) invites abstracts from those interested in presenting a paper, workshop or poster session. The institute will be held from Jan. 5-7, 2016, in Turrialba, Cartago Province, Costa Rica. Click here for more information.

The European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS) will hold its annual Conference Sept. 11-14, 2016 in Rapperswil, Switzerland, hosted by the HSR.  Click here to view the call for papers.
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEETINGS:

ASLA Meeting Nov. 7-9, 2015 Chicago, IL
March 17-19, 2016
Seattle, WA
March 23-26, 2015
Salt Lake City and Logan, Utah
World Planning Schools Congress
July 3-8, 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ECLAS Sept. 11-14, 2016
Rapperswill, Switzerland

EVENTS & DEADLINES
  

OCTOBER

30 BOXhattan

31 Landscapades
9 am, Union Cottonwood Room, Presentations by Blake Belanger and Jessica Canfield

Afternoon charrette with design professionals

6 - 8 pm Halloween Dinner Party, Aggiestation

NOVEMBER

7-9 ASLA

12 Jim Richards, Drawing Workshop, 4 pm, Hale Hemisphere Library

12-13 Jim Richards, Studio Visits

14 Jim Richards, Drawing Workshop

23-27 Fall Break

DECEMBER

3-4 Alumni Honorees

7 Holiday Treats for Students

11 Last Day of Classes

16 APDesign Holiday Party
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