Send your slides to Stephanie by noon, August 16.


Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Monday Memo 08.10.15

The fourth volume of the LARCP e-newsletter will be sent out today to our alumni and friends. Click here to view.

The LARCP August 17 faculty meeting agenda is attached to the schedule at right. Support information is being uploaded to the KSOL>LARCP Faculty>Faculty Affairs>Faculty Meetings>LARCP August Meetings folder. Please let Stephanie know if you have items to add to the agenda.

We'll keep to our tradition of the faculty mini-Pecha Kucha during lunch. Please send 3 slides to Stephanie by noon on August 16. They may be PDFs or Power Point. Please don't add any timing or special effects. If you have movie file, attach it separately. You'll have 25 seconds per slide and we'll go in alphabetical order.

The landscape architecture Self-Evaluation Report text and addenda for the accreditation report are available in the KSOL>LARCP Faculty>Academic Affairs>Accreditation>MLA folder. The report will be provided for your review in three pieces: text, addenda, student work. All landscape architecture faculty and instructors should review and provide comment to Stephanie before August 24. In particular, please review the course descriptions on pages 55-65 and provide and desired edits.

You may add comments and/or text boxes to the PDFs. As you read, please be aware that some editing, formatting and additions (noted in red) remain. Anne, Jon and I will take care of those items--your focus should be on the content. Please do not hesitate to make additions or corrections and don't assume that errors or omissions were intentional. Your input is needed!

The 9th Annual Built Environment & Outdoor Summit will be held Oct 13-15, 2015 in Overland Park, KS. Information is available here


Next year's ACSA Annual Meeting will take place March 17-19, 2016 in Seattle, WA. ACSA invites paper submissions under 23 thematic session topics plus an additional open category. Authors may submit only one paper per session topic. The same paper may not be submitted to multiple topics. Submission Deadline: September 23, 2015. View more information here.


ACSP is holding a Pre-Doctoral Workshop for Students of Color.View more information here.


The new text Artful Rainwater Design: Creative Ways to Manage Stormwater (9781610912662/$45) that features the K-State International Student Center Rain Garden is now available from Island Press at a 20% discount with the code 4RAIN.

Phytotechnologies Conference

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
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







17 APDesign Faculty Meeting, 9:00 am, Seaton 063


17 LARCP Faculty Meeting, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Swing Space (or alternate space, stay tuned for location, agenda


17 APDesign Faculty/Staff Family Picnic, Rolley/Harms Ridge, 6:30 - 8:30 pm


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


23 ACSA papers due


25 LARCP Colloquium




25 -28 LAAB Site Visit

LARCP LinkedIn Group
Prairie Studies Initiative
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