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Crenshaw Commons Women’s Center by Christina Johnson

The Crenshaw Commons Women’s Center is designed as a model site providing a continuum of services to facilitate the transition into stable living for women who are homeless. A focus of this project is designing environments that strengthen social networks, to provide opportunities for connecting with self, peers and community. The design of program elements […]

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Congratulations to the Winter 2015 Capstone Graduates

Let me introduce you to the newest UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture Capstone/Thesis graduate Class. Daniel Hector Guimera, Christina Johnson, Nathalia Sophia, Jack Haley, Tatiana Christoffersen and Kate Osgood. The cohort gave their final Capstone presentations on March 21, 2015 at Dodd Hall on main campus. Each presentation was innovative, detailed, imaginative and professional. Videos of […]

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UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture Instructor Featured in Sunset Magazine

Tom Rau who teaches Plant Materials for Landscape Use, an elective course in our Landscape Architecture Certificate Program, is consider by Sunset Magazine to be a Local Hero!

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Landscape Architecture Open House

April 18, 2015 from 9:30 – 11:30 am in room 202 @ 10920 Lindbrook Drive, Los Angeles, for the next information session about the Landscape Architecture Certificate. Alumni, current students, instructors, and staff will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. We will also be raffling off a free class and offering […]

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