January 5, 2016

Positive disruption: Puget Sound’s best civic tech projects of 2015

Interested in how technology can help solve civic problems? Check out this recent Crosscut article which addresses how technology can give new urgency to conversations about equity, affordability, and the digital divide.

December 24, 2015

UW LArch alumnus Harley Pan’s Floating Wetlands documentary

For the past two years, MLA student Matthew MacDonald (2016) has been studying the viability and effectiveness of floating wetlands to improve local water quality. The research has been conducted in partnership with UW Larch / UW CBE and Green Futures Lab, with support from King County, Washington Conservation Corps, and Society of Wetland Scientists….

December 1, 2015

Autumn Quarter Final Review Schedule

FRI 12/4 LA 300 – Creating Open Space for the Frye Art Museum (Smith) 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Community Design Building WED 12/9 LA 301A – Understanding Landscapes: Introduction to Landscape and Design (Lewis) 12:00 – 2:30 p.m. Gould 110 + Gould Court LA 301B – SITE / finding . reading . designing [Design Foundation…

November 3, 2015

Will Yesler Terrace Retain its Spirit?

Professor Lynne Manzo‘s research on public housing redevelopment is referenced in this Seattle Times article on Yesler Terrace.  Check it out here.

October 7, 2015

Upcoming Bachelor of Landscape Architecture Information Meetings.

Interested in landscape architecture? Attend one of our upcoming Bachelor of Landscape Architecture information meetings to learn more about the program! They will be held on the following dates: Thursday, October 22, 2015, 12:30-1:20, Gould 142 Thursday, November 12, 2015, 12:30-1:20, Gould 142 Thursday, December 10, 2015, 12:30-1:20, Gould 142 Thursday, January 14, 2015, 12:30-1:20,…

October 4, 2015

Congratulations to our 2015 ASLA student award winners!

This years winners include: Honor Award in General Design: Elizabeth Anderson, MLA ’14 – Deconstructing Hydrologies: Reviving the Memory of Water in Dumbarton Oaks Park Honor Award in Community Service: Biruk Belay, Scott Boetjer, Chiu-Hau Chang, Janice Chen, Shih Chiu, Cami Culbertson, Ann Dinthongsai, Machiyo Fuji, Graham Golbuff, Shu-Kuei Hsu, Lindsey Gadbois, Eunice Lo, Caitlyn…

September 21, 2015

2015 OUT in FRONT: Landscape Leading | CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Landscape Architecture Professional Advisory Council and the University of Washington Department of Landscape Architecture are now accepting entries for the 2015 OUT in FRONT Exhibit. For more information please visit:

July 17, 2015

Congratulations to UW Alum Steve Durrant for being elevated to the ASLA Council of Fellows!

Photo: Erin Lodi The American Society of Landscape Architects has chosen to elevate Steve Durrant (MLA ’83) to the ASLA Council of Fellows for 2015. Durrant, along with 36 other ASLA members, will be recognized at the 2015 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO this November in Chicago. View Details Steve Durrant’s Alumni Profile

May 28, 2015

UW MLA alum, Barbara Deutsch Honored with 2015 CELA President’s Award

Congratulations to LAF Executive Director Barbara Deutsch, FASLA, graduate of the UW MLA program. View Details

May 10, 2015

UW Today: New book celebrates work, legacy of UW landscape architect Richard Haag

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