Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning
K-State Landscape Architecture program ranked #2 in the nation
Congratulations to the Landscape Architecture Faculty, Staff and Students on achieving top rankings in the DesignIntelligence's America's Best Architecture & Design Schools lists. America's Best Architecture & Design Schools is conducted annually by DesignIntelligence on behalf of the Design Futures Council. The research ranks undergraduate and graduate programs from the perspective of leading practitioners.
Our Landscape Architecture program ranked:
#2 - Landscape Architecture Graduate School in the nation
as well as
#1 in the Midwest
#4-Research & Theory
#3-Sustainable Design Practices & Principles
Special congratulations to LARCP Professor Howard Hahn for being named in the 30 Most Admired Educators for 2014 list, which was released from DesignIntelligence as well.
Faculty and students from the College of Architecture, Planning & Design joined more than 6,000 landscape architecture professionals and students from across the U.S. and around the world at the American Society of Landscape Architects, or ASLA, Conference in Boston. The annual meeting and expo was held Nov. 15-18 and consisted of education and field sessions, workshops, receptions and an American Society of Landscape Architects college alumni tailgate. To read more about faculty presentations and honors received by K-State at the conference click here.
For the third year in a row the LARCP Department has received the Kansas APA Chapter's New Horizon Award, which recognizes a student or student group that pushed the boundaries of planning in creative and innovative ways. The chapter named two New Horizon Award recipients this year, both for projects by Kansas State University's landscape architecture and regional & community planning classes. To read more click here.