Stephanie Rolley's summer travels took her to Madison Square Park  in NYC to see the Teresita Fern├índez public sculpture, Fata Morgana.


Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Monday Memo 07.06.15

Reminder: today is the deadline for LA faculty to provide their Indivudal Teacher's Record, available here, for the re-accreditation Self-Evaluation Report. Please send it to

The 2015-2016 LARCP Calendar of Events
, v.06.27.15, is available here. You'll find specific dates for P&T presentations, the LARCP Advisory Council meeting and other good information in it. 
Assistant Professor Brent Chamberlain was selected as a Big 12 Faculty Fellow for 2015. The award will go towards supporting his visit to the University of Texas in Austin to share his work in geovisualization and computing technologies and create new collaborations..
A copy of the new book Green Roof Systems is available in the office. Lee Skabelund co-wrote Chapter 2: "Monitoring Abiotic Inputs and Outputs".


Phytotechnologies Conference

Sept 27-30, 2015
Manhattan, KS
PGASLA Annual Meeting
Oct 16, 2015
Kansas City, MO
APA Quad-States Meeting
Oct 21-23, 2015
proposals due June 25
Kansas City, MO
ACSP Meeting Oct 23-24, 2015 Houston, TX
ASLA Meeting Nov 7-9, 2015 Chicago, IL
CELA Meeting

Mar 23-26, 2015
abstracts will be due Sept 4
Salt Lake City and Logan, Utah






22 APA-KS Award Nomination Deadline, Information




7 Intent to apply for Jarvis award due to by 5:00 pm, information


17 LARCP Faculty Meeting immediately following the APDesign Faculty Meeting, APDesign Swing Space


17 APDesign Faculty Meeting, 9:00 am, Swing Space


17 LARCP Faculty Meeting, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Swing Space


17 APDesign Faculty/Staff Family Picnic, Rolley/Harms Ridge


18 University Orientation for New Faculty


19 First Year Coordination Meeting


20 Sandwich lunch with new LARCP PB students


20 and 21 LA and RCP PB orientation


23 Students move into Swing Space, 5:00 - 8:00 pm


24 First day of class--all LARCP classes will meet, no computers will be set up


24 APDesign All College Photo: 4:00 pm, APDesign Forum: 4:30 pm, Forum Hall - followed by BBQ


25 LARCP Forum, 10:30 am, Union Big 12

followed by 

LARCP Computer Set Up Day


31 Applications for:

Mary K. Jarvis Chair due, information here




4 CELA Abstracts Due, conference info here  


10 Jarvis proposal presentations, 5:30 pm


15 Chamberlain mid-tenure presentation


16 Informal dinner with LARCP Advisory Council


17-18 LARCP Advisory Council Meeting


17 LARCP Advisory Council Event with Students and Faculty, 6:00 pm


21 Gibson promotion and tenure presentation


22 Canfield promotion and tenure presentation




25 -28 LAAB Site Visit

Prairie Studies Initiative
LARCP Department | (785) 532- 5961 | | 302 Seaton Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66505