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In Memoriam Robert Hewitt, FASLA

With heavy hearts we share the news of the passing of ASLA-NCC member Robert Hewitt, FASLA. Robert was a Professor of Landscape Architecture at Clemson University, and a scholar of cross-cultural design. Hewitt studied German, Spanish and French as an undergraduate at the University of California, Davis, before [...]

2021-02-11T11:19:16-08:00February 11th, 2021|

2020 Fellow Chip Sullivan

Chip Sullivan, ASLA University of California, Berkeley Nomination in Knowledge by Northern California Chapter For more than three decades, Chip Sullivan has developed a unique pedagogy in landscape architecture education by merging art, nature, and environmental consciousness. His focus has been to teach people how to see the [...]

2021-02-11T14:51:57-08:00January 13th, 2021|

Tell Us What is on Your Shelf Call for Resources

he Northern California Chapter of ASLA Emerging Professionals Committee is working on creating a web page of resources curated by Landscape Architects and anyone related to the field. The Bay Area Landscape Architecture Resources Community’s (LARC) mission is to increase accessibility and awareness of resources related to landscape [...]

2021-01-27T11:36:23-08:00January 13th, 2021|

Stanford Professor’s Study Finds Gentrification Disproportionately Affects Minorities

Disadvantaged residents from predominately Black neighborhoods have fewer options in face of gentrification. by Sanrda Feder A new study by a Stanford sociologist has determined that the negative effects of gentrification are felt disproportionately by minority communities, whose residents have fewer options of neighborhoods they can move to [...]

2021-01-13T19:24:36-08:00January 13th, 2021|

I Could Have Been Ahmaud Arbery

by Andrew Sargeant, ASLA Two days before I saw the footage of Ahmaud Arbery’s murder, I headed out for a quick walk to the local gas station mini-mart. I realized I forgot my mask and returned home to grab it. On my way home, I was greeted with [...]

2021-01-13T19:04:08-08:00January 13th, 2021|

ASLA-NCC Lunch with Leaders Adapt, Mitigate, Resist and Inspire with Michael Grove

Landscape architects are expanding our reach, tackling complex issues of resiliency, equity, and social justice. By working more upstream in the design process, we are developing regional strategies with robust civic engagement, thinking in non-traditional ways about how to design traditional landscapes, acting as champions of biodiversity [...]

2021-01-14T16:36:31-08:00January 13th, 2021|

ASLA-NCC Past President Year End Review 2019-2020

ASLA-NCC Chapter and It’s Members, I want to extend a huge thank you to the executive committee, our executive director, member firms, members, and our sponsors for staying engaged with the chapter this past year and for continuing to build a strong community of landscape architects in the [...]

2021-01-11T15:26:21-08:00January 11th, 2021|
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