Department of Landscape Architecture

News and Announcements

The department welcomes two new faculty affiliates, Jessica Henson and Peter Osler, for the 2013-2014 school year.

Dianne Harris won a $3 million grant from the Mellon Foundation to support “Humanities Without Walls”.

D. F. Ruggles's most recent publication is “At the Margins of Architectural and Landscape History: The Rajputs of South Asia.” Read the abstract or download the article.

What does an urban forest have to do with social capital? According to a new article co-authored by William Sullivan, a lot.

Professor Elen Deming and Simon Swaffield's (Lincoln University) co-authored book, Landscape Architecture Research (Wiley 2011), has been translated into Chinese.

D. F. Ruggles prepared a a video describing the forms, functions, features, adn significance of the garden in Islamic Societies. You can see it here!

Student News

Ph.D. student Xiaolu Zhou has accepted an offer to become an Assistant Professor in Geographic Information Science program at Georgia Southern University near Savannah.

Ph.D. student Jennifer Thomas received the prestigious Graduate Student Fellowship Award from the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

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