Photographs from a project to map the land cover of Massachusetts using aerial photography in the 1950s, spanning from 1951 to 1999, were acquired by Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) in 2008.
Professor Jack Ahern, FASLA retired at the end of the Spring 2020 semester after 34 years in LARP at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
The Department would like to welcome, Samantha Solano as an Assistant Professor. Samantha will be teaching LandArch 297B Special Topics- Studio II and LandArch 501 Studio I.
Eight SBS faculty have been named 2020-2021 ADVANCE Faculty Fellows by UMass ADVANCE.
Henry Mulvey, a senior Sustainable Community Development major and prospective MRP/MS Civil Engineering dual-degree candidate, has been awarded the American Public Transportation Foundation (APTF) Dr. George M.
Graduate students in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning (LARP) and one alum recently won merit awards from the Boston Society of Landscape Architects.
Two students in the UMass Amherst Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning (LARP) won scholarship awards from the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF). Alyson Fairweather, MLA candidate, won the Steven G.
Elisabeth Hamin, professor of regional planning, has been appointed as the co-chair of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) Task Force on Climate Action.