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Learn more about the exciting things happening in our program! We are committed to a vision of a sustainable and resilient future for natural and cultural landscapes.

We are pleased to announce this on Earth Day. University of Maryland has been awarded First Place in the Demonstration project category. In 2015, seventy-seven student teams from 26 states submitted...
This semester, 4th year BLA student Hyung Seok Terry Choi has been working with Dr. Byoung-Suk Kweon on research titled: "Green Hospitals: Sustainable Designs and Its Impact." The abstract for the...
Congratulations to 1st year MLA student team, Jason Poole, Jennifer Ren, Laura Robinson, and professor Dr. Byoung-Suk Kweon on being chosen as the First Place Winner for this year's Sustainable...
New Hope Academy sits on a hilltop overlooking a flood plain. It is prone to storm water management issues which unfortunately propel erosion. Principal Joy Morrow took up a partnership with the...
Learn more about all the great community work Jack Sullivan has been working on here at the University of Maryland. Jack Sullivan is a licensed landscape architect and an associate professor at the...
Under the leadership of Dr. Christopher Ellis the 2nd year MLA students were assigned last fall to work on a design project for Kingman Island in Washington DC. How exciting it is to see our faculty...
"I built great friendships, learned to become a better Landscape Architect, and was immersed in a unique cultural experience." "My study abroad in New Zealand was remarkable. I was able to experience...
Congratulations, Devin Kimmel (BLA '03, M. Arch. '06) on being chosen as a finalist to design the WWI Monument in Washington D.C.! From www.TERP.umd.edu : Memorializing the Great War By: Karen Shih '...
Landscape Architecture students at the University of Maryland have the incredible opportunity of helping impact local communities with their design ideas. Take for example first-year MLA students in...
Congratulations to all those who graduated this Fall! We would like to especially congratulate our LARC graduates! This past Sunday, December 20th, 2015, the following Landscape Architecture students...
University of Maryland Landscape Architecture participated in the Fourth Annual Trees Matter Symposium held at the Silver Spring Civic Center in Silver Spring, MD. Read through the list of featured...
Imagine rising in a translucent elevator above a wooded, stone courtyard when suddenly a bald eagle swoops by, carefully watching for its prey. Imagine walking onto a green roof and disturbing a...
Ever wondered what it's like to be a LARC major? Follow our 2nd year BLA students as they work on a design project for LARC 141. If you walked by McKeldin Library last week you would have found...
President Street Park, Baltimore LARC 440 Urban Design Studio Jack Sullivan, FASLA, Instructor President Street Park is located between Pratt Street, Lombard Street and Baltimore Street, parallel to...
"I learned something new in every city." "My trip to Italy was a beautiful and eye opening experience. The trip began in the mountainous countryside of Sorrento and ended in the city of Rome. We...
Learn more about Dr. Byoung-Suk Kweon's fascinating research on school settings and it's influence on student performance. The field of landscape architecture is undoubtedly equipped with some of the...
Congratulations to Jack Sullivan (LARC Associate Professor) and Katelin Posthuma (MLA student)! Team members: Michael Hindle, Adam Ganser, Peter May, Katelin Posthuma, Carrie Beer, and Jack Sulilvan...
Connie Hoge has been in love with trees all her life, so it was fitting that she was the first recipient of the Forest Partner Lifetime Achievement Award, chosen by the Maryland Association of Forest...
On September 18, 2015, Landscape Architecture students in the Student American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) transformed parking spaces into a temporary park. The park was showcased on...
The American Society of Landscape Architects student chapter at the University of Maryland took over a parking space in front of Cole Field House for five hours on Friday and turned it into a...

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