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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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Laura Solano
October 6, 2018

 Laura Solano, principal Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates Boston


Saturday @ 3:30pm

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


Laura Solano, principal Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates Boston


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Nikole Bouchard
September 29, 2018

Nikole Bouchard, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Noémie Despland-Lichtert, Roundhouse


Saturday @ 3:00pm 

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




CPPLA Fall...

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Samantha Harris
September 26, 2018

Claire Latané, CPP;  Samantha Harris, Culture Horticulture; Nina Briggs, The Fabric


September 26 @ 11:30 am

Buildign 7 Atrium


CPPLA Fall 2018 Lecture Program: ...

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Los Angeles Water Cycle (c) 2016 Barry Lehrman

Barry Lehrman, assistant professor of landscape architecture, published his article Visualizing water infrastructure with Sankey maps: a case study of mapping the Los Angeles Aqueduct, California, in the June edition of the Journal of Maps.

His article delves into the...

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Firm Day 2017
March 29, 2018

Cal Poly Pomona’s Departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, their faculty, students and alumni invite you to Firm Day 2018. This event is specifically designed to connect you and your firm with our students!  Firm Day is an opportunity to present your firm and...

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Recently, both BSLA and MLA programs in the Landscape Architecture Program at Cal Poly Pomona were ranked highly by Design Intelligence 2017-2018. The BSLA program is ranked 10th and the MLA program is ranked 11th. Both programs' ranking continues to improve from previous years' high ranking....

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IndiVISUALS Sketchbook Exhibit, Jan. 12-26 at Bldg. 7 Gallery
January 12, 2018

IndiVISUALS is an annual showcase of the visual thinking and observations of the students enrolled in the Department of Landscape Architecture. The show runs from Jan. 12-26 at the Bldg. 7 Gallery.

The artwork of more than 60 students encouraged to explore their...

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Francis Dean: The Art of Modern Landscape Architecture" at the Huntley Gallery
November 16, 2017

The Francis Dean archives have never before been opened. This extraordinary collaboration between the departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture brings the work and teaching of this pioneering landscape architect and professor to light. Learn about the founding partner of Eckbo,...

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Landscape architecture lecturer Keiji Uesugi will lead a walking tour of the Aratani Japanese Garden.
October 30, 2017

The Aratani Japanese Garden Tour, which is adjacent to the CLA building in the heart of the campus, is familiar to current and former students, faculty and staff. But few know the full story behind this idyllic spot and the philosophy behind the design. Join Keiji Uesugi, a lecturer in the...

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Union Bank Plaza, Los Angeles, ca. 1965. Drawing by Francis Dean, EDAW (Francis Dean Collection, ENV Special Collections)
October 19, 2017

“Francis Dean: The Art of Modern Landscape Architecture.” ENV Exhibition Preview. Learn about the founding partner of Eckbo Dean, Austin & Williams. An exhibition preview with a curator’s lecture by Dr. Lauren Bricker (Department of Architecture) and lecturer Keiji Uesugi (Department...

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June 7, 2017

Location: 7-217
Second-Year Graduate Students

The Environmental analysis studio emphasizes reformulating a multi-use planning/design project in urban, suburban or rural areas in Southern California and beyond that were previously approved or pending for approval. The student teams...

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June 7, 2017

Location: RMC Headquarter 100 Old San Gabriel Canyon Rd, Azusa, CA 91702
Third-Year Graduate Students

Collective Efforts is a partnership between the Cal Poly Pomona Department of Landscape Architecture 606 Studio, the Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), and the Conservation...

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