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Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
STUDENT CONNECTION 11.13.14
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Are you interested in urban design or working on a real-world project in downtown Kansas City? Learn more about the award-winning Kansas City Design Center at the following times on Thursday, Nov 20:
Current 4th year students- 5 pm in Pierce Commons
Current 3rd year students- 6 pm in Seaton 63

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Landworks Studio, Internship, Information

HTK Architects, Internship, Information

Touchstone Acres, Zoning Administrator, Information

 

Baker-Aicklen, Landscape Designer, Information

 

Confluence, Internship, Information

 

McCamant & Durrett Architects, Internship, Information

 

Schmidt Associates, Internship, Information 

 

An undergraduate research internship opportunity at Dortmund University, Germany, for Summer 2015, is an opportunity to work with Bryce Lawrence, MLA '05, on his doctoral research related to ecological footprints. This position is appropriate for planning and landscape architecture students. Information

 
WAMPO, Associate Transportation Planner, Information

Oregon State University, Graduate Research Assistantship, Information
OUR CONTRIBUTIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Judith Major, Professor Emerita of Landscape Architecture, has contributed a chapter entitled "Toward an American Landscape Theory" in Flora Illustrata: Great Works from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of The New York Botanical Garden, published by Yale University Press and the New York Botanical Garden.

 

Associate Professor Lee Skabelund will be presenting Semi-arid Green Roof Research 2009-2014: Resilience of Native Species at the CitiesAlive 2014 conference in Nashville, TN November 11-15. 

 

SPA members (Joe Foster, Everett Haynes and Jessica Weber) presented to Manhattan High School students about Planning on Tuesday, Nov 11.

OF INTEREST
Weigel Library has newly acquired resources for LARCP students. Click here to read more.

As a student in landscape architecture, you are invited to participate in a research project aimed at improving student recruitment. Your opinion is valued and I ask that you please follow the link below to the survey and Informed Consent Form for Participation in Research. Please use the following link to access the survey: LA RECRUITMENT SURVEY Or you can cut and paste this URL into your browser: http://landarchstudents.questionpro.com


The Seaton Hall Design team is implementing and managing a MindMixer site specific to our project. Follow this link to set up your account and begin to utilize the site to engage in a process of queries, responses and idea exchange serving to inform the Design Team through the schematic design (ending 1 December) and design development (ending 1 March) phases of the project.

Nominations for the AICP Student Project Awards are due December 11. Click here for more information.
MANHATTAN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN 
UPDATE PROJECT MEETING DATES
Thurs Nov 205:30-7 pm, City Commission Room 
Thurs Jan 155:30-7 pm, City Commission Room
DEADLINES & EVENTS
If you have events or presentations you would like to advertise in the Student Connection, please email information to cdboman@ksu.edu by Wednesday of each week.
UPCOMING EVENTS

NOVEMBER

 

13-14 APDesign Research Forum

 

18 "Mapping Manhattan: Using maps to reveal secrets in our community", 7 pm, Leadership Studies Town Hall

 

20  KCDC college-wide presentation current 4th years, 5 pm, Pierce Commons

 

20  KCDC college-wide presentation current 3rd years, 6 pm, Seaton 63

 

21-25 ASLA meeting in Denver 

24-28 Thanksgiving break

 

27 Thanksgiving holiday


DECEMBER

AAUW International Fellowship for women graduate students and postdoc deadline

4-5 Alumni Honorees

8-10 Week of Treats & Wellness, TBA

11 AICP Student Project Nominations due

15-19 Finals week

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LARCP Department | (785) 532-5961 | lrcpdept@ksu.edu | 302 Seaton Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66505