Monday, May 27th
Thursday, July 4th
May 21st - May 23rd, 2013
Please take some time to view and vote for the entry from UMass for IGERT - Regional Planning Ph.D candidates are participating with this grant.
The Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), has a Video & Poster Competition. Our UMass Amherst interdisciplinary team consists of PhD candidates from Regional Planning, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Environmental Conservation programs. Please consider watching & voting for our submission at :
Our Studio Instructor, Professor and Current student receive 2013 Awards by Boston Association of Landscape Architectures
Our current studio instructor Stephen Stimson and his firm received three awards for their projects, "Northeast Harbor" (Honor Award), "Mary Soo Hoo Park" (Merit Award), and "UCONN Academic Buildings" (Merit Award).
Associate Professor Annaliese Bischoff was awarded a Merit Award for her work "The Children's Guide to Turners Falls".
Current MLA student Jing Huang was awarded a Merit Student Award for her work "Cultivating a Synergistic Growing Site".
Departmental Celebrations at Durfee Garden:
- Graduate: 12:00 - 3:00 p.m, Friday, May 10th (Tickets are $12, contact Stacy Wasserman)
- Undergraduate: 3:00 - 7:00 p.m, Saturday, May 11th
University Commencement Information:
September 1 – October 31, 2013
Department is presenting the exhibition “Post-Oil City: The History of the City's Future” at Gateway City Arts, Holyoke, MA
Registration begins March 18, 2013.
Department is offering a range of summer on-line courses. Register at UMassULearn.net.
Intro to GIS Systems/ Planning (Henry Renski, May 20th - June 28th)
Planning for Climate Change Mitigation (Jeff Howard, May 20th - June 28th)
Planning for Climate Change Adaptation (Ana Mesquita Emlinger, July 8th - August 16th).
These are 3-Credit, 6-Week intensive courses, and do not require UMass admission.