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Constructed Efforts - Building Resilient Communities in the Los Angeles Gateway Cities

606 Studio Project by MLA students (currently alumni) wins 2019 ASLA Student Award of Excellence in the Community Service Category. Congratuation to all students and faculty members contributed to the success! 

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Jose Guadalupe Gutierrez

Congratulations to second year MLA student Jose Guadalupe Gutierrez who is recently recognized as 2019 Switzer Environmental Fellow by the Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation. Jose is the only MLA student recognized by the Fellowship this year. His awardee profile is available on the...

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Bravely Curious Sketchbook designed by students.

Now through June 30, 2019, with every $50 donation to the Landscape Architecture Annual Fund, the department will send you a custom made sketchbook specially designed by Landscape Architecture Department Students. $100 will get you two...maybe get them for the whole office!  The donations for...

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Claire Latané joins the CPPLA tenure-track faculty!

Claire Latanè joins the CPPLA Tenure-Track Faculty! 

The department is pleased to welcome Claire Latanè ASLA, LEED AP, SITES AP to our tenure-track faculty. Claire is a writer, community advocate, and ecological designer. She applies research connecting designed environments with...

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Jere French at the beach with CPPLA students, circa 1960something
May 3, 2019

First Generation Landscape Architecture Reunion! Our first generation of #alumni from classes of mid 1950’s to 1970 invite everyone to join them to #celebrate the spirit and #culture of #CPPLA! Everyone is invited to join these distinguished alumni for an afternoon and evening of events on...

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Firm Day 2018
April 9, 2019

Cal Poly Pomona’s Departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, their faculty, students and alumni invite you to Firm Day 2019. This event is specifically designed to connect you and your firm with our students! Firm Day is an opportunity to present your firm and interview CPP ARC and...

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Cover page of "At Home with the Infinitely Unpredictable: Cedarvale Ravine" by MLA student Adrian Tenney

How would you a landscape architect describe their favorite place? MLA student Adrian Tenney revisited a beloved hometown haunt, the Cedarvale Ravine in York, Toronto, for Fall 2018's LA 5771 (Landscape Awareness and Assessment) taught...

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December 11, 2018

Implied Intimacy, MLA First-Year Final Review

Student work will reference all previously created geometries, diagrams, drawings, models, and experiences to create a one-to-one on-campus installation. This installation will speculate about the imposition of form on...

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December 10, 2018

Climate Change Scenarios and Impact of the Greenways to Rivers Arterial Stormwater System (GRASS)

As one of the participating schools in the International Geodesign Collaboration, LA6111L studio at Cal Poly Pomona will contribute to the collaboration with the project “...

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Between Sky and Ground: A Cooling Pavilion Technical Drawing
December 14, 2018

Between Sky and Ground: A Cooling Pavilion


Through the research, design and construction of a Cooling Pavilion for the Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies, students explore technical, spatial and material linkages between sky and ground, water and body,...

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Occupied Spatial Units installed in ENV Atrium
December 7, 2018

Exhibition of student work from the entire semester will be presented in the gallery and atrium. A series of figure-ground studies in 2D and 3D lead to the final outdoor installation project 'Occupied Spatial Unit' (OSU) that explores human interaction in relation to several aspects of color...

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December 7, 2018

Presentation Description:

The studio investigation is an entry landscape sequence to the HOLA Campus’ new Arts and Recreation Center - A new 25,000 square foot building, that consists of modular structures built from single-use shipping containers, converted into music and...

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Pomona PArk Potential Flyer
December 7, 2018

Join student's from Cal Poly Pomona's Landscape Architecture program as they share their analysis of Pomona's park system and its potential for enhancement, in the hopes of sparkign conversation about the future of parks and open space in the city. 

Open to the public

Pomona City...

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Fall Mixer Flyer
November 2, 2018

Cal Poly Pomona Department of Landscape Architecture and our Landscape Architecture Professional Advisory Board invite you to join us to celebrate our landscape architecture community!  Join us for a happy hour to catch-up on the start of our very first fall semester and our plans for the year...

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Harvard Graduate School of Design is visiting Cal Poly Pomona to recruit ENV students
October 10, 2018

Harvard Graduate School of Design will be in the Building 7 Atrium to meet students interested in pursuing graduate studies in any of ...

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CPPLA Mentor Program image: Will you be my Mentor?
BE A MENTOR to a CPPLA Student!

The 2018/19 CPPLA Mentor program is open.  This all-volunteer program is designed to connect current students in the programs with a wide range of working professionals.  Any professional interested in mentoring a CPPLA student is...

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CPPLA is Bravely Curious!

The 2018-19 Design-Intelligence national rankings are out and our bravely curious programs made the Most Admired lists!  Our BSLA program came in as the...

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Designing Schools for Mental Health Flyer
October 11, 2018



To convene the mental health, education, design, and environmental communities for...

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Andrea Kahn
November 14, 2018

Andrea Kahn

Adjunct Professor of Site Thinking in Research and Practice in the Department of Landscape Architecture Planning and Management at Swedish University of Agricultural Science

Founder of designCONTENT ...

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Sharon Sutton
October 13, 2018

Dr. Sharon Sutton, Visiting Professor, Parsons School of Design


Saturday @ 3:30pm

WUHO Gallery: 6518 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028


Sharon Egretta Sutton, Professor Emeritus, University of Washington, Author of book: When...

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