LA News

  • Photo of oversees study gang.

    2013 Overseas Study

    Published on January 20, 2014

    Brought out of retirement, Professor Duane Mezga led the 2013 oversees study program.

  • Alumni memoirs

    Published on January 20, 2014

    After reading the recent LandTEXTURE newsletter, I felt compelled to write and tell you about my experience at MSU and life in the 1950s.

  • SPDC aids Allegan Riverfront Revitalization Study

    Published on January 20, 2014

    Allegan was one of five cities statewide to gain planning assistance through an effort called PlacePlans. The effort brought together expertise from the MSHDA, MML and SPDC.

  • Photo of grandparents working with students on a landscape architecture project during MSU Grandparents University.

    Opening young eyes to landscape architecture

    Published on January 20, 2014

    Landscape Architecture has undertaken a new effort to expose middle and high school students to the profession through Pre-College Summer Programs offered every year on MSU’s beautiful campus.

  • Photo of Karen Russcher.

    Karen Russcher joins faculty in Fall 2013

    Published on January 20, 2014

    The School of Planning, Design and Construction’s Landscape Architecture Program is pleased to announce the addition of its newest faculty member, Karen Russcher.

  • LandTEXTURE Newsletter

    Published on April 9, 2013

    The Spring 2013 edition of LandTEXTURES published by the MSU Landscape Architecture Alumni.

  • Photo of Scott Witter.

    Director's Message Spring 2013

    Published on April 9, 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 Robert Ford.

    Message from LAAAB President

    Published on April 9, 2013

    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.

  • The Dual-Degree Advantage

    Published on April 9, 2013

    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.

  • Jon Burley gives his Chinese students tips on design

    Growing Together

    Published on August 31, 2012

    MSU professor Jon Burley taps Eastern thought and Chinese gardens for life lessons.