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Undergraduate Coastal Research Curriculum

The LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio, a trans-disciplinary program of the College of Art & Design, School of the Coast & Environment, and College of Engineering, in collaboration with the Office of Research & Economic Development, was awarded a $50,000, 10-month planning grant from the W. M. Keck Foundation. The grant will support planning for a [...]

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Cathy Marshall Presents Paper at CELA Annual Meeting

Cathy Marshall, associate professor at the LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture, presented a paper at the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture Annual Meeting, held in Baltimore, March 26–29, 2014. Her paper, “Teaching How to Draw Landscape Experience,” examines various traditional and nontraditional tools in the representation of landscape, expanding the repertory of [...]

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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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DesignIntelligence Surveys for Hiring Professionals and Firms

DesignIntelligence is asking hiring professionals and firms in the design world to fill out this short, 25-question survey that creates the rankings for undergraduate and graduate design programs in America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools 2015. DesignIntelligence has asked us to reach out to our professional contacts and invite them to fill out the survey [...]

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National Building Museum Screens Film by LSU Landscape Alumnus Evan Mather

From Sea to Shining Sea, a film by Evan Mather National Building Museum in Washington, DC | April 6, 2014, 1 – 3:30 p.m. The National Building Museum in Washington, DC is screening the world premiere of From Sea to Shining Sea, a film by LSU landscape architecture alumnus Evan Mather (BLA ’93). The museum [...]

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Shannon Nichol Presents “Repair Works”

“Repair Works,” by Shannon Nichol Wednesday, March 26, at 5 p.m. | LSU Design Building, Room 103 Shannon Nichol, landscape architect and founding partner of Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, will present a lecture titled “Repair Works” at the LSU College of Art + Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 in room 103 of [...]

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