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Erin Percevault Named Olmsted Scholar by the Landscape Architecture Foundation

The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) has announced the two winners for the 2014 Olmsted Scholars Program, the premier national award and recognition program for landscape architecture students. Erin Percevault, an undergraduate student at the LSU, and Sara Zewde, a master’s student at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, were selected as the 2014 National Olmsted [...]

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Our Day with Clay! University Lab School Kindergarten Class Visits Ceramics

Earlier in April, kindergarten students from the University Lab School—including Dean Tsolakis’s son Max!—visited the ceramics unit at the LSU School of Art. The field trip began with a fun marionette performance by ceramics students enrolled in ART 2661. The puppets were made for an assignment in which the students were charged to experiment with [...]

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Grad Walk, Friday, April 25

Join us for the LSU School of Art Grad Walk this Friday, April 25, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m. Mix and mingle with graduate students while viewing their work on display in their own work spaces. This event is open to the public, and admission is free. The complete schedule is below. 4 – 4:40 p.m. Painting [...]

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Mossop and Michaels Receive Grant to Implement Alternative Land Management Strategies in New Orleans

Professor Elizabeth Mossop and Associate Professor Wes Michaels of the LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture have received a $242,399 grant from the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) to research and implement ecologically and economically sustainable landscape designs on vacant land in New Orleans. NORA owns approximately 2,300 vacant lots in New Orleans, which [...]

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Q&A with Tiger Twelve Class of 2014 Architecture Student Johnny Johnson

LSU School of Architecture student Johnny Johnson has been selected to the Office of the Dean of Students Tiger Twelve Class of 2014. Each spring, the Office of the Dean of Students recognizes 12 outstanding seniors who contribute positively to the life of the campus and surrounding community as the Tiger Twelve.  In keeping with [...]

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LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio Wins APA-Louisiana Excellence Award for Education or Advocacy

The LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio (CSS), a trans-disciplinary program of the College of Art + Design, College of Engineering, and School of the Coast & Environment, has won the 2014 State Planning Award – Excellence Award for Education or Advocacy from the American Planning Association’s Louisiana Chapter. The award honored CSS’s work in developing the Louisiana [...]

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