Department of Landscape Architecture

Landscape Architecture News

Improving Outdoor Spaces on Campus

November 1, 2017 Student volunteers from the University of Florida Student Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (SCASLA) met with 7th grade students at P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School to discuss improvements the middle schoolers would like to make to the outdoor spaces on their campus. Read More

Faculty Profile – Peggy Carr

October 12, 2017 DCP Communications sat down with Peggy Carr to discuss her career, her inspirations and her hope for the future. Read More

Nawre Presents as Part of Landscape Architecture Magazine Lecture Series

September 27, 2017 Alpa Nawre, Assistant Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture at the University of Florida, presented the second lecture in the inaugural year of the Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) Lecture Series at the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) Headquarters in Washington, D.C. on September 7, 2017. Read More

Alumna Helps Students Discover a Career in Landscape Architecture

August 2, 2017 “What is landscape architecture?” That’s the first question Nicole Plunkett (BLAE 10), asks students she meets through her non-profit organization, Future Landscape Architects of America or FLAA. Read More

DCP Alum is a Dual Threat

May 24, 2017 Nicole Plunkett, BLAE 2010, recently not one but two awards for her work. She was named the first recipient of the Exceptional Emerging Professional Award by the Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). She also was selected for the inaugural year of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) Fellowship for Innovation and Leadership. Read More

Martinez Named National Olmsted Scholar Finalist

May 17, 2017 Landscape architecture undergraduate student Nathania Martinez recently was named a 2017 National Olmsted Scholar Finalist by the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF). Read More

Landscape Architecture Department Honors Students and Alumni

May 17, 2017 The 2017 Department of Landscape Architecture Scholarship and Awards Ceremony was held Friday, April 21 at Leonardo’s 706. While the two alumni award winners were unable to attend, the students and faculty had a great time celebrating all the hard work they put in throughout the academic year. Read More

Landscape Architecture Students Help Make UF Health Patient’s Design a Reality

April 21, 2017 Four landscape architecture students volunteered their time to help make a UF Health patient’s design for a rock garden come to fruition. Thanks to the help from landscape architecture students Joey Amodo, Nathania Martinez, Christopher Nelson and Breana Ross, Dan Angeles’ design was featured through May 31 at the Harn Museum’s Asian Rock Garden. Read More

SWA CEO Gerdo Aquino featured speaker at Edward D. Stone, Jr. Lecture Series

April 13, 2017 On March 31 at UF’s Harn Museum, the annual Edward D. Stone, Jr. Lecture Series featured SWA CEO and DCP Alum Gerdo Aquino. Los Angeles-based SWA is an award-winning global practice operating on the leading edge of landscape architecture, urban design and planning. Read More