Issue #Spring 2013

2013 LandTEXTURE Newsletter

Published April 9, 2013

Published by the MSU Landscape Architecture Alumni & Advisory board for the alumni and friends of Landscape Architecture.

Front cover of the Spring 2013 LandTEXTURE Newsletter.
  • Photo of Scott Witter.

    Director's Message Spring 2013

    The last year has been an exciting and fulfilling year for our Landscape Architecture program. I am particularly happy about the energy and excitement created by the newly formed Landscape Architecture Alumni Advisory Board.

  • Photo of Landscape Architecture students working in a lab environment on drafting tables in MSU's old Quonset huts.

    State of the Program: Look how far we've come

    Landscape Architecture has played a role in education at the University since the very beginning.

  • The Dual-Degree Advantage

    This spring, as graduates don their cap and gown and huddle for photographs with Sparty, the first group of students enrolled in the new dual BLA/MED curriculum will walk across the stage to accept their diploma.

  • Photo of Robert Ford.

    Message from LAAAB President

    On May 18, 2011 the Landscape Architecture Alumni and Advisory Board (LAAAB) was voted into existence by a group of 15 LA alumni, faculty and administrators assembled in the Human Ecology Building on the campus of MSU.

  • Announcing the MSU Landscape Architecture Distinguished Speaker Series

    The Landscape Architecture Alumni Advisory Board and LA faculty are joining together to create a Distinguished Speaker Series to celebrate and share the impact of LA’s across Michigan and the world.