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Southern California Chapter ASLA 2016 Quality of Life Awards

The Southern California Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects celebrated their 2016 Quality of Life Awards at Disney’s Grand Californian Resort in Anaheim on Thursday, October 6, 2016. The theme of the awards this year was “Celebrating the Evolving Vision of California Landscapes”. Two hundred landscape architects, green industry and other allied professionals […]

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LADWP Has New California Friendly Landscape Templates

LADWP now lists on their website landscape templates for anyone interested in CA friendly landscapes to use…for free! Each template includes a planting plan, a plant image and care instruction page and an irrigation plan. These templates were created in partnership with Selva International, Surfrider Foundation, UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture alumni Patricia O’Connell and Elisabeth […]

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Congratulations to Shawn Maestretti

The Landscape Architecture Program at UCLA Extension would like to share a bit a good news. Recent graduate Shawn Maestretti is now a licensed landscape architect. We are so proud of him and his accomplishments, we thought we would share a bit about Shawn’s story. Why did you choose Landscape Architecture? I honestly had no clue […]

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Fall 2016 Registration Starts Today!

Registration for Fall 2016 quarter begins July 25, 2016. The quarter starts on September 19 and ends December 11.  Fall 2016 registration is officially open! To view a listing of classes offered this quarter, browse our catalog by clicking here or on the image on the left. You can also search for specific courses online. Are you […]

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Free Open House and Information Session

Join us for our Summer Open House! The Landscape Architecture Program offers high-quality courses to help you reach your professional and personal goals. Attend our informative Open House to learn about the curriculum, career opportunities, and the benefits of enrollment. Speakers include the program director, instructors, and current and former students. Landscape Architecture Open House When: […]

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38th Annual Landscape Architecture Student Show + Award Ceremony

It is that time of year again! The 38th Annual Landscape Architecture student Show will be on display from July 10 – August 12, 2016   Opening show reception RSVP July 10, 2016 2:00 – 4:30pm 1010 Westwood Blvd. Metered parking is available on streets as well as parking structures throughout Westwood     Immediately following the […]

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Landscape Architecture Program Charette

On April 3, 2016 the Landscape Architecture Program held it’s yearly charette at the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden, located on the UCLA Campus. First, second and third year students as well as instructors and Guidance Committee members were involved in creating a vibrant design event. The staff of the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden, […]

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