Land Art from LAR310 students led by Associate Professor Jon Hunt

Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
Monday Memo 09.28.15

Kate Kennen, Founder and President of Offshoots, Inc.
in Charlestown, MA, will lecture to planting design students Sept. 30 at 2 pm in Seaton 306. All are welcome.

Anita Lehmann will present Thursday, Oct. 1 at 4 pm in the K-State Union Flint Hills Room. For more information click here.

The landscape architecture Self-Evaluation Report and Support Materials for the re-accreditation visit is available in the KSOL LARCP Faculty>Academic Affairs folder. Please review the team's itinerary attached to the Events & Deadlines calendar to ensure that you have your obligations to the team on your calendar. The Portfolio of student work is too large to upload but can be sent to you via Google drive--just ask Jody to share it. Thank you for your valuable input in the process and special thanks to Anne Beamish, Jon Hunt, Howard Hahn and Lorn Clement for their valuable attention to the effort!

LARCP 2015 interns will make presentations
 about their internship experiences each Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, Sept. 15 through Oct. 13 in Seaton 306. Click here  to see the calendar of presenters and their employers. 
Professor and Department Head Stephanie Rolley will present  Landscape Architecture's Connection to Phytotechnology at the International Conference of the International Phytotechnology Society in Manhattan, KS on Sept. 29.

Assistant Professor Jessica Canfield will present  Green Infrastructure Demonstration and Training: Monitoring and Interpreting Two Sites on the Kansas State University Campus  at the International Conference of the International Phytotechnology Society in Manhattan, KS on Sept. 29.

Assistant Professor Alpa Nawre will participate in the Journal of Architectural Education editorial board meetings Oct. 1-4 in Portland, OR.
SCASLA will be hosting 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 Phytotechnologies 12th International Conference will be held Sept. 27-30 in Manhattan. The conference will include the United Nations International Year of Soils Celebration on Sept. 27. Click here for more information.

World Planning Schools Congress in 2016 submission deadline is Oct. 5. For detailed information about the conference and how to submit an abstract visit

When the Well Runs Dry  Film screening and commentary by the filmmaker and K- State faculty members, along with audience discussion will take place  Thursday, Oct. 22, 5:30 pm at the Beach Museum  UMB Theater. Click here for more information about the PSI hosted event.

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 Kansas Preservation Alliance is hosting the annual Historical Preservation Conference in Manhattan Oct. 7-8Click here for conference information.

The Architects Foundation, the American Institute of Architects, and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture have announced an open Request for Qualifications for ACSA and ASPPH member schools and programs interested in joining the AIA Design & Health Research Consortium. Click here for more information.
  March  17-19m 2016
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
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



30 Kate Kennan Lecture, 2 pm, Seaton 306

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


1 Anita Lehmann Lecture, 4 pm, K-State Union, Flint Hills Room

1-3 Anita H. Lehmann, Drawing Workshop

1 LA Faculty Meeting, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Seaton 306, agenda

5 FDA and USRG applications due

9 RCP Faculty Meeting, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Seaton 306

13-15 Built Environment & Outdoor Summit

22 When the Well Runs Dry screening, UMB Theater, 5:30 pm,  Information

25-28 LAAB Site Visit, itinerary

29 LARCP Faculty Meeting, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Seaton 306

30 BOXhattan

31 Landscapades
Prairie Studies Initiative
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Manhattan, KS 66505