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MacArthur Park – A 3-Day Charette

Conducted by the City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Sanitation (LASAN) on December 14, 21st through January 11, 2019; the 3-day Charrette served the following purposes: 1) To enhance community benefits of Measure W funding and the pending MacArthur Park Master Plan. 2) To engage diverse skills insights, and abilities in the process of restoring [...]

By |2019-07-01T10:17:38-07:00July 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

2019-2020 Call for Chapter Nominations

The Southern California Chapter encourages members to participate in the Chapter's leadership by serving on the Executive Committee. Service on the Executive Committee will enable you to learn more about your profession and enjoy the benefits of networking and working with fellow members of your industry. For the 2019-2020 Leadership Year, five (5) positions are [...]

By |2019-06-28T12:29:32-07:00June 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Jot D. Carpenter Teaching Medal: Dr. Lee-Anne Milburn, FASLA

Dr. Lee-Anne Milburn has been at California Polytechnic University for nine years, where she serves as Department Chair, Acting Graduate Program Coordinator and Professor at the graduate and undergraduate levels, serving one of the most ethnically diverse student populations in the country. She is active in the Southern California Chapter of ASLA and the Council [...]

By |2019-06-27T10:58:33-07:00June 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

My Story – by Steve Lang, ASLA

My love of the outdoors and plants is in my DNA. My grandfather owned a nursery and my grandmother was a plantsperson with a green thumb. As a kid I spent many hours assisting in planting and tending their terraced garden and was intrigued with the fishponds and fountains that enhanced their landscape. It wasn’t [...]

By |2019-06-26T10:53:31-07:00June 25th, 2019|Member Stories|

ASLA Call for Service

Call for Committee Volunteers The Call for 2019-2020 Committee Volunteers is open through July 12, 2019 11:59 PT. The details of the volunteer process and the link to indicate your interest in committee service are included here. This is a great way for members to get involved and participate in shaping the future of ASLA!

By |2019-06-21T12:44:46-07:00June 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Nominations Needed: Student Advisory Committee and Associate Advisory Committee

The nominations process is now open for the Student Advisory Committee and the Associate Advisory Committee. These committees were formed in 2016 to serve as a critical link to ASLA emerging professionals and we need your help to identify qualified candidates! Nominations must be made by the chapter president of the professional chapter and include [...]

By |2019-06-21T12:40:45-07:00June 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

My Story – by Bob Borthwick, ASLA

In high school my goal was to be an architect. After graduating, I enrolled at East Los Angeles College and was planning to transfer to Cal Poly SLO after 2 years. But, like many fellow landscape architects, my abilities in higher math were lacking. I found out about landscape architecture and transferred to Cal Poly [...]

By |2019-05-28T08:57:40-07:00May 28th, 2019|Member Stories|

Claire Latané Joins the CPPLA Tenure-Track Faculty!

The Department is pleased to welcome Claire Latané ASLA, LEED AP, SITES AP to our tenure-track faculty. Claire is a writer, community advocate, and ecological designer. She applies research connecting designed environments with mental health and safety to design school and everyday environments with empathy. Working with both EPTDESIGN and Studio-MLA for twelve years, Claire [...]

By |2019-05-23T10:24:12-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Cal Poly Pomona|

ASLA SoCal Needs You!

The ASLA Southern California chapter is seeking a Program Chair. This is a volunteer position but does require membership at either the Full or Associate level. If you are interested in additional details, please contact Vicki Phillipy @ vphillipy@socal-asla.org

By |2019-05-09T14:19:37-07:00May 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|