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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|

My Story – By Alison Terry, PLA

I come from a long line of gardeners. My mother kept telling me throughout high school “you should become a Landscape Architect”, because my favorite subjects were science and art. In college, I majored in Art History but took quite a few studio art classes as well as Horticulture, Biology, and Geology. My college offered [...]

By |2019-05-03T10:14:42-07:00May 3rd, 2019|Member Stories|

Congratulations Cal Poly Pomona ASLA Honor and Merit Award Winners!

The Southern California Chapter wants to congratulate the 2019 ASLA Student Honor and Merit Award Winners from Cal Poly Pomona! Honor Award Winners Tatsuyuki Suenaga Rachel Wells, Student ASLA Merit Award Winners Ana Rahm Marc Escobar, Student ASLA Nayon Kim, Student ASLA Adrian Cruz, Student ASLA For Additional Photos View Here

By |2019-05-16T10:32:52-07:00April 23rd, 2019|Cal Poly Pomona, Uncategorized|

Practice & Licensure “Sunset” Review, GOOD NEWS

On March 5, 2019 the Senate Committee on Business, Professions and Economic Development and Assembly Committee on Business and Professions held their joint sunset review oversight hearing for CAB and LATC. Members from CAB and LATC addressed the Committee, lead by Senator Steven Glazer & Assemblymember Evan Low, while John Nicolaus and I represented the [...]

By |2019-04-09T12:15:13-07:00April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|