Oct 5
4:00PM to 5:00PM
Design Building 170
Zube Lecture - Edward Marshall

Edward Marshall​ Principal, Stephen Stimson Associates
Edward Marshall holds a Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design and an undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He has over twenty years experience in all aspects of landscape architecture from conceptual design to implementation. As a Principal at Stephen Stimson Associates, Edward has been responsible for a range of projects for academic, institutional and residential clients. Prior to joining the firm, Edward was the Corporate Landscape Architect for IBM Corporation, working with a design team of Architects and Engineers reviewing IBM projects worldwide.

Oct 9(All day)
Oct 16(All day)
Oct 16(All day)Design Building Cafe
Oct 16
9:00AM to 11:00AM
MRP Studio Presentation

Instructor: Darrel Ramsey-Musolf

Oct 16
11:30AM to 1:30PM
DB 170
3rd Year MLA Studo Presentation

LANDARCH 607 - 3rd Year MLA
Instructor: Jack Ahern

Oct 16
2:00PM to 4:00PM
DB 170
BSLA Junior Studio Presentation

Campus Open Spaces
Instructor: Tom Benjamin

Oct 17
9:00AM to 11:00AM
1st Year MLA Studio Presentation

LANDARCH 501 - 1st Year MLA
Instructor: Patricia McGirr

Oct 17
1:00PM to 3:00PM
DB 170
BSLA Senior Studio Presentation

Envisioning the South End of Tomorrow: Live, Work, & Recreate in a Transforming Neighborhood
Instructor: Frank Sleegers

Oct 18
10:00AM to 12:00PM
2nd Year MLA Studio Presentation

LANDARCH 601 - 2nd Year MLA
Instructor: Elizabeth Brabec

Oct 18
1:30PM to 5:15PM
BSLA Sophomore & LC Freshmen Studio Presentation

LANDARCH 297A - BSLA Sophomore &
LANDCONT 112 - Landscape Contracting Freshman
The Elements of the Landscape - Landform, Plants, Water, and Structures as the Media that defines Landscape Architecture
Instructors: Mike Davidsohn & Jane Thurber

Oct 23(All day)
Oct 26
4:00PM to 5:00PM
Design Building 170
Zube Lecture - Rachel Loeffler RLA, ASLA

Formalizing Function: Using Programmatic Requirements as your Inner Super Hero Power
Presented by Rachel Loeffler RLA, ASLA Berkshire Design Group

Rachel Loeffler is a registered landscape architect in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.  With over 15 years of experience, she brings to the profession a breadth of design, planning, and construction. Working locally, nationally, and internationally Rachel has contributed to a range of projects encompassing brownfield remediation, waterfront parks, public parks, campuses, rooftop gardens, schools, nature playgrounds, dog parks, and therapeutic gardens.  Notable projects include the London 2012 Olympics, the Nashville Riverfront Project, Long Bridge Park in Arlington Virginia, South Hadley Plains School, Hershey Medical Center, an Equestrian Center for the State of Massachusetts, and the first private dog park in New England.

Rachel has taught and been a visiting critic at numerous institutions including the Boston Architectural College, UMass Amherst, Smith College, Wentworth College, Harvard, and RISD. Rachel combines her extensive professional experience with an integration of systems thinking, conceptual rigor, information graphics, programming, materiality, and sustainability.  She had BA in architecture from Washington University in St. Louis, and a Master’s in Landscape Architecture from Harvard University.

Rachel has calls the Valley home-- practicing landscape architecture locally with Berkshire Design Group in Northampton.  

When she isn’t working or teaching, you can find her gardening, painting landscapes, or whitewater kayaking.  

Nov 2
4:00PM to 5:00PM
Design Building 170
Zube Lecture - Susannah Drake FASLA, RLA, RA

Susannah Drake FASLA, RLA, RA Founding Principal, DLANDstudio Architecture + Landscape Architecture, pllc.

Nov 4(All day)
Nov 9
4:00PM to 5:00PM
Design Building 170
Zube Lecture - Kate Tooke

Kate Tooke Senior Associate, Sasaki