LARP is deeply saddened by the terrible violence that recently took place in Orlando.
UMass Design Center Pops Up in SpringfieldYanhua Lu (MLA) shows Springfield middle school students how to make origami in revitalized formerly vacant downtown space.
Carolina Aragón's art installation "High Tide" in BostonIt is located at the intersection of Cross St. & North St. in front of the former tunnel administration building.
5th Fábos Conference on Landscape and Greenway Planning30 June - 3 July, 2016, Budapest, Hungary
Welcome new students!!!Orientation & To Do List
Congratulations Graduates!Good luck and best wishes in your future adventures!!!
LARP Summer Online Classes
Senior studio project received the BSLA Merit AwardProfessor Frank Sleegers, Student - Mike Abate, Alex Hentnik, Cameron Roach, Chris Rucinski, Taylor shulda, Nick McMenamin, Andrew Woodward.
Design Building BlogFollow the design building construction site progress.
Our combined department (Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning) provides professionally accredited degrees (MRP, MLA, BSLA), one of the most innovative sustainability-focused undergraduate degrees in the country (Sustainable Community Development), a skills-based 2-year Associate of Landscape Contracting, and a PhD in Regional Planning. We research, design, teach, and do community outreach to create Sustainable Solutions to Complex Problems.
Culture, Heritage and Society
Regional and Greenway Planning
A study by Assistant Professor Darrel Ramsey-Musolf in the News
LARP's new dual degree program - MRP/MSLARP together with the Department of Environmental Conservation is offering a dual degree program for...
Read Assistant Professor Carolina Aragón's story on the The UMass Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment websiteCarolina Aragón’s exuberance for her work is palpable in the first minute of a conversation....
Professor Henry Renski published a working paper using social media to measure public sentiment and well-being.In a new Lincoln Institute working paper, authors Justin Hollander of Tufts University and Henry...
Professor Mark Lindhult was quoted in an article about BIM in this month's Landscape Architecture Magazine.The limits of Building Information Modeling (BIM), from the Feb issue of LAM....
Associate Professor Ellen Pader has been named Public Engagement Faculty Fellow by the Public Engagement Project (PEP)Pader’s research focuses on housing discrimination, an important cause of segregation that often goes unreported...
"The Regional Conservation Partnership Handbook" by Bill Labich, MRP alumAs a Senior Conservationist at Highstead, Bill Labich facilitates the development and activity of state-wide...
Professor Elisabeth Hamin Presenting her research at the ISSR seminar.Her research "The Ladder of Adaptation: are communities stepping up?" was presented at the ISSR...
Associate Professor Frank Sleegers teaches students at the College Matters For U ProgramFeel Good Friday: LARP Sponsors College Matters For U Program Friday, November 20, 2015 This...
LARP new home (Design Building) 'designed by designers for designers to teach design'For years, Michael Davidsohn has been teaching landscape architecture at the University of Massachusetts in...
The Frank A. Waugh Alumni Board Student Support Fund Receives Major Gift to Create EndowmentThe Frank A. Waugh Alumni Board Support fund was created by a gift from past...