Category Archives: OPPORTUNITIES

Announcing the New ASLA Online Learning Website

ASLA’s new online learning website continues to provide information on new and evolving practices and products, offering a convenient and affordable way to earn the Professional Development Hours (PDH) needed to meet state licensure requirements. PDH are approved by the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) and can be earned after viewing a presentation […]

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Landscape Institute announces 2016 Awards winners

TACP Landscape Architects has won the prestigious President’s Award at the Landscape Institute’s annual awards today, Thursday 24 November, for its Green Infrastructure Action Plan for Pollinators in South East Wales. The plan will support and inspire landscape projects on public land to redress the decline in biodiversity and provide environments favouring pollinators. Over the […]

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Advice for Emerging Professionals

The Power Station, 2016 Professional ASLA Honor Award, General Design Category image: Adolfo Cantu-Villareal Given the question What’s one thing you wish you knew when you started your career? in a 2014 survey,  members of ASLA’s Professional Practice Networks (PPNs) responded with a wealth of insights into the profession and sound advice for emerging professionals. […]

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Green Roof Professional Training in San Francisco

  December 1st to 3rd, 2016 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Green Roof Design and Installation Thursday, December 1st, 2016 Thoreau Center for Sustainability, The Pacific Room, 1012 Torney Ave,  San Francisco, CA 94129 Green Roof Design and Installation provides the latest information on green roof benefits, technical standards, product innovations, and design and installation […]

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Plant-covered Mobile Green Living Room travels through Europe

A plant-covered Mobile Green Living Room is delivering a gorgeous breath of fresh air to select European cities. Draped in lush greenery and outfitted with seating, the Mobile Green Living Room helps connect citizens to green infrastructure and creates a comfortable social space that combats the urban heat island effect and air pollution. TURAS (Transitioning […]

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Landscape Architects as Federal Leaders Webinar Recording Available

Hello ASLA Advocates! If you missed the live webinar on Landscape Architects as Federal Leaders, you can watch the recording, which is now available on the ASLA Online Learning webpage under Recorded Presentations, as well as the ASLA YouTube Channel. On September 15, ASLA and the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) teamed up to host Landscape […]

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Pershing Square Competition in LA

Pershing Square Renew, a public/private partnership formed by Los Angeles City Council member José Huizar, launched an international design competition to re-imagine the five-acre urban park at the heart of downtown Los Angeles.  In September, design firms from around the world were invited to compete to be selected as a design partner to re-envisioning Pershing Square, Los Angeles’ oldest park in […]

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The ASLA-NCC 2016 Sketch Crawl ™

The ASLA-NCC 2016 Sketch Crawl ™  Saturday, May 7th RECONNECT WITH YOUR INNER ARTIST & EXPLORER Join veteran urban sketchers JAMES RICHARDS, CHIP SULLIVAN & APRIL PHILIPS for a short Urban Sketching Workshop, then explore the visual treasures of North Beach through on-location sketching. This is an opportunity for creative people to meet each other, […]

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Garden Dialogues at Lands End Lookout

On May 21, get exclusive access to private gardens in San Francisco and hear directly from the designers and their clients about their collaborative process. How do clients and designers work together? What makes for a great, enduring collaboraGarden Dialogues with James A. Lord, Roderick Wyllie, Geoff di Girolamo of Surface Design, Inc.tion? Garden Dialogues provides unique […]

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The ASLA-NCC 2016 South Bay Lecture Series

The ASLA-NCC 2016 South Bay Lecture Series Wednesday, May 4th Stanford University Spring Lecture Series 2016  Architecture & Landscape Live Work Play The featured landscape lecture will be Kevin Conger with  CMG Landscape Architects.  The lecture is free to all and will include a reception immediately following. As a part of Stanford University’s Spring Lecture Series, it […]

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