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Congratulations to MFA Student Hilda Lin for her winning conceptual design for the 2016 San Francisco Flower & Garden Show: Startdust! After winning 7 awards last year, we are so excited to embark on a new design challenge for next year’s show. If you are interested in being a part of the design/build team for […]

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Baylands Goals and Climate Change

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2016 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show  Concept Design Competition It’s time to join the School of Landscape Architecture in voting for the 2016 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show design!!!! Review the designs below, Vote for your preferred design, and wait for the announcement next week as to which design will be built at […]

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Grandpa Allen’s Learning Garden Work Party at Richmond College Prep

 Please join us at Grandpa Allen’s Learning Garden at the Richmond College Prep School for a group work party, garden viewing and Potluck! Saturday, November 14 from 10am-2pm   217 South 11th Street, Richmond, CA off Harbor Way  We will be Weeding, Planting, Harvesting, and Saving Seed. Both school gardens need help and your attendance is appreciated.   […]

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Popular Posts from The Dirt – Fall 2015

The Dirt, ASLA’s blog, brings you the latest news on the built and natural environments. Each week, read four new posts on all the latest in landscape architecture, cities, transportation, and the environment. Here are 10 recent popular posts: Biomimicry Tools to Inspire Designers A Model Green Office in Vietnam U.S. Surgeon General: Every Community […]

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Design Competition: Due October 15

Imaginations is a design competition created and sponsored by Walt Disney Imagineering with the purpose of seeking out and nurturing the next generation of diverse Imagineers. It opens up the opportunity for students and recent graduates to showcase their skills and talents to Imagineering through a Disney related project. Walt Disney Imagineering is the unique, […]

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Landscape Architecture Students Take Part in Park(ing) Day 2015

Every year, since 2005 on the third Friday of September, PARK(ing) Day has made an impact on cities around the world. Global citizens, from artists to activists to landscape architects, temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The purpose of Park(ing) Day is to make the public revalue their needs of […]

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Pioneers of American Landscape Design®, by The Cultural Landscape Foundation

The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) is a non-profit that helps people understand and value Landscape Architecture and its practitioners. In January 2015, the organization launched a project called the Pioneers of American Landscape Design® to bring focus to history’s greatest Landscape Architects and Designers. A wonderful feature of this project is the Oral Histories component, […]

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Events with Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

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Fall 2015 Urban Hike: The Northern Waterfront

The School of Landscape Architecture made the most of a foggy morning and ventured out into the mist for the Third Annual Fall Urban Hike! Led by Director Heather Clendenin, the group explored San Francisco’s Northern Waterfront. Starting from the school’s home at the historic Cannery Building, students toured a range of legendary Landscape Architecture […]

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