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 I Wish   Design Days 'I Wish Manhattan' event will take place Aug. 27-28. Logo co-designed by the 2013 Design Days Team.

Landscape Architecture | Regional and Community Planning
MONDAY MEMO 08.26.13



If you are providing the opportunity for students to earn extra credit/class credit for attending the Design Days exhibit on Wednesday, Aug. 28, or Thursday, Aug. 29 from 5-9 p.m., please notify Courtney Boman and communicate with your students.
Click here for the complete Design Days schedule. 

Note--Our RCP Distinguished Lecturer's name is spelled Chuck Marohn. If you've used information from previous messages in preparing your syllabi, you may have the incorrect spelling.


Department Head Stephanie Rolley and Assistant Professor Huston Gibson, along with RCP students Kathryn Rush and James Wood will participate in a Land Transportation Workshop, hosted by President Schulz and the Knowledge Based Economic Development team, Thursday, Aug. 29.  

Assistant Professor Huston Gibson co-wrote two research articles published over the summer in peer-reviewed journals:
Smart Growth and the Challenge of NIMBY: Multifamily Dwellings and Their Association with Single-Family House Selling Prices in Tallahassee, Florida

Opportunities for the United States condominium foreclosure market to provide amenable affordable housing options: The case of Tampa/Hillsborough, Florida

Dr. Tim Keane will present a workshop, "Research in Political Fragmentation and Water Resource Management", from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, in the K-State Student Union's Little Theatre. The workshop will feature a round-table discussion on the political fragmentation of urban watersheds and its effects on water resource management. Tim will be joined by Dr. Phil Barnes, KSU associate professor of biological and agricultural engineering and Dr. Jae Hong Kim, the University of California, Irvine.


CELA 2014 abstracts are due on September 13. The theme is Layers: Landscape, City and Community

The Garden and Landscape Studies program at Dumbarton Oaks 2012-2013 review




Mon     Aug 26, LARCP Forum, Union Little Theater, 1:30 pm

Mon     Aug 26, APDesign Forum, 3:30 pm

Thurs   Sept  5, LA Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Tues    Sept 10, Promotion and Tenure Presentation, Hunt, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Thurs   Sept 12, RCP Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Thurs   Sept 12, Promotion and Tenure Presentation, Kingery-Page, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Fri        Sept 13, CELA abstracts due

Thurs   Sept 19, LARCP Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Thurs   Sept 19, Promotion and Tenure Presentation, Hahn, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Mon     Sept 23, Promotion and Tenure Presentation, Brody, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Tues    Sept 24, Mid-Tenure Presentation, Beamish, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Wed    Sept 25, Mid-Tenure Presentation, Nawre, Seaton 106c, 5:30 pm

Thurs  Sept 26, LARCP Faculty Meeting with Advisory Council, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Thurs  Oct 3, LA Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Tues   Oct 8, Tenure Faculty Meeting, Seaton 301, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Thurs  Oct 10, RCP Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Tues   Oct 15, Tenured Faculty Meeting, Seaton 301, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Thurs  Oct 17, LARCP Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Thurs  Oct 24, LARCP Faculty Meeting, Seaton 106c, 12:30 am - 1:30 pm 

Mon    Oct 28, May and August Intersession proposals due to Stephanie


Tues-Wed Aug 27-28  Design Days

Fri      Sept 13, The Final PGASLA Mark D. Moore Scholarship Tournament, Falcon Lakes Golf Course, 1:00 pm

Thurs   Sept 19, How the Brain Learns Symposium, TBA

Thurs - Fri  Sept 26 - 27, LARCP Advisory Council

Mon   Oct 14, RCP Distinguished Lecture, Chuck Marohn

Wed   Nov 6, RCP Ekdahl Lecture, Ken Greenberg

Sat     Nov 9, APDesign Research Symposium with Linda Sorrento, Executive Director of the National Academy of Environmental Design


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