The Atlantic Provinces Association of Landscape Architects (APALA) and the Landscape Architecture Canada Foundation (LACF) have awarded the 2016 Peter Klynstra Memorial Scholarship to Emma Tarbush, a 2017 Master of Landscape Architecture candidate at the University of Guelph.
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Congratulations to landscape architecture students Julia Taucer in the Master of landscape architecture program; and Andrea Graham in the Bachelor of landscape architecture program who are the recipients of the André Schwabenbauer award for 2016.
The Winter 2017 SEDRD Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA) positions have now been posted. The deadline for applications is November 22nd, 2016. In order to be considered for a position, you must apply online at www.uoguelph.ca/sessional_ta/.
The following landscape architecture undergraduate sessional lecturer position has been posted for Winter 2017 (this course is co-instructed). Candidates should apply directly through the website (www.uoguelph.ca/sessional_ta). Applications are due by November 23rd, 2016.
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Heather Schibli’s Master of Landscape Architecture thesis research was presented at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation annual 2016 conference in October; this year’s theme was Building Vibrant Rural Futures: Mobilizing Knowledge and Informing Policy. For her thesis, Heather had investigated Bioregional Design for Multiple Aggregate Extraction Site Rehabilitation in the Oak Ridges Moraine.
In May, 2015, Professor Larry Harder, faculty member in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development participated in a workshop called the "E-scape Workshop", supported by the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) in Bar Elias, Lebanon. Organized by Dr.
Master of Landscape Architecture students Elizabeth Birks, Matthew Cooper and Michal Laszczuk participated in the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario's NextGen 5th Annual Design Charrette. This year, the design focus was on the Wellington Destructor, a former garbage incinerator located near Fort York in Toronto. Built in 1925 and abandoned since the 1960s, this post-industrial site offered a wonderful opportunity for design investigation for adaptive reuse.
The Ontario Agricultural College project entilted "A Day in the Life" features the life and research of OAC graduate students. View the profile of Tatiana Zakharova, a graduate student in the Master of Landscape Architecture program in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development.
MLA graduate student, Tatiana Zakharova
Congratulations to Michal Laszczuk, a University of Guelph master’s student in landscape architecture who has received the Mackenzie King Open Scholarship.
The Ontario Agricultural College project entilted "A Day in the Life" features the life and research of OAC graduate students. View the profile of Michal Laszczuk, a graduate student in the Master of Landscape Architecture program in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development.