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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.

Maryland Today featured SASLA UMD's student Chapter's 15th Annual Park(ing) Day!
“It has truly been a wonderful experience to serve as this year’s Student ASLA President, and I am extremely grateful for the constant support of the Executive Board. If it weren’t for these driven...
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Look out world, 14 seniors are jumping into a bright future! For four years, these students have given their all to contribute to the landscape architecture program here at Maryland, and have soaked...
Maryland Day--where people of all ages and backgrounds storm onto campus and celebrate all the wonderful things about the state, the university, and the people. The landscape architecture program...
a student and mentor sit together reviewing the student's work
Over the recent years, there have been many steps made to strengthen the ties between our alumni and current students. The Alumni Council has played an integral part in this growth and deserve thanks...
8 LARC UMD students stand in a row holding their awards in front of them
On Friday, April 26th, the Maryland ASLA Chapter hosted its 2019 Awards Gala at the beautiful Cylburn Arboretum in Baltimore. Four BLA students and two MLA students from our program were nominated...
Group of 30 UMD LARC Students in matching red shirts pose for a group picture
What happens when hundreds of landscape architecture students, experienced professionals, and other landscape architecture enthusiasts gather together on a college campus for a weekend of learning,...
Congratulations to our LARC Juniors! On March 25, the Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission recognized the landscape architecture junior class—under the direction of Dr. Byoung-Suk Kweon—with the...
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Tony Kostreski Class of 2013 Product Marketing Specialist Vectorworks, Inc MDASLA Member-at-Large Q: As someone who has attended LABash as both a student and a professional, what is an important...
image of muppet characters Gonzo and Camilla the Chicken strolling along together
Just recently, we have attained two additions to our fleet of printers: ‘Gonzo,’ a standard plotter, and a Multi Media Printer. Gonzo was awarded its name after a department vote and now joins the...
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The 2019 Maryland ASLA Job Shadow Week is in the books! Job Shadow Week provides a wonderful opportunity for students to experience some of the ins and outs of professional firms. Meanwhile, local...
Blair Danies Class of 2018 Environmental Planner Low Impact Development Center Former Student ASLA President Q: Now that you have some post-graduate experience, what is an important thing you have...
Roberto Rovira stands in front of his power point presentation, ready to answer questions from the audience of students, staff, and alumni.
On February 13th, the Landscape Architecture program welcomed Roberto Rovira, principal at Studio Roberto Rivera, for a full day of learning. Students had the opportunity to chat with Roberto over...
Professor Nola’s design studio one year after working on their living wall designs sits in front of the completed green wall.
The Stamp Student Union’s newest installation is digging its roots into student life. A living wall, also known as a vertical garden, was installed last month and is sprouting lots of excitement. A...
The many students who attended LABash 2018. We are so excited for LABash 2019!
The Student ASLA was hard at work last semester campaigning for their LABash2019 fundraiser. From all of us on the UMD Student ASLA Executive Board, we would like to extend our gratitude to the many...
Senior Edith Guardado Martinelli taking in one of the few glaciers still present in New Zealand
Restful, active, a new experience, or same-old, this winter break was different for all of our students. Here is what a couple students had to say about their time off: How was this winter break...
Charles Birnbaum delivering his lecture to an audience of students
This past Thursday, January 31st, the University of Maryland and Maryland ASLA were delighted to host Charles Birnbaum, Founder and CEO of the Cultural Landscapes Foundation, to deliver a lecture...
A graphic of a christmas tree with the words "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year" next to it
December is here and most students have at least one thing on their mind: The Holidays! Traditions, old and new, always make the season even more exciting. What holiday traditions do you have? Here’s...

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