BLA alumnus featured on cover of Architectural Digest

    Congratulations to CED alumnus, Christopher Cawley (BLA ’99), who has a landscape design featured as the cover story in the June 2016 issue of Architectural Digest magazine. His work on New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez’s modern, art-filled home in Coral Gables, Florida, is showcased. Cawley, a registered landscape architect, worked with Rodriguez, Choeff Levy Fischman Architects, and […]

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MLA Sean Dunlap awarded a 2016 UGA Office of Sustainability Grant

Congratulations to current MLA student Sean Dunlap (MHP ’13) on being awarded a  UGA Office of Sustainability grant for his project: Piedmont Prairie Planting Design as Sustainable Campus Landscape Management Trial Study. Sean Dunlap, a student in the College of Environment and Design from Winterville, will establish a five-year research program studying the effectiveness of southern piedmont grasses and fobs […]

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Alumnus Mario Cambardella named Atlanta’s first Urban Agriculture Director

Congratulations to alumnus Mario Cambardella (MLA ’13, MEPD ’11, BLA ’06)) on his appointment from Kasim Reed as Atlanta, Georgia’s first Urban Agriculture Director! His appointment, a first for the City of Atlanta, will support Atlanta’s efforts to become a top tier city in the U.S. for sustainability. In his role, Cambardella will be responsible for a wide range of […]

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CED/MLA Alumnus wins ASLA Honor Award

Pongsakor “Tum” Suppakittpaisarn, a 2013 MLA graduate, is part of a student collaboration team that won an ASLA 2015 Honor Award for their design: Reverse Engineering: Reconfiguring the Creek-Campus Interface. Congratulations on the excellent work Tum! See the full project and details at: http://www.asla.org/2015studentawards/101086.html#sthash.6NLww8ld.dpuf

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UGA CED alumna, Katherine Bridges, is transforming landscapes in New York.

Alumna Katherine Bridges, who received her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree in 1977, proudly represents the University of Georgia and the College of Environment and Design in the Big Apple. As landscape architect for the New York City Parks and Recreation Department, a position she has held since 1989, Bridges has overseen landscape design projects in Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn […]

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McDowell awarded grant for “creative place-making.”

CED’s Chris McDowell (Materials Reuse Program) and doctoral student Kira Hegeman (Lamar Dodd School of Art) have been awarded an Arts in Community grant from the Athens Cultural Affairs Commission, the volunteer agency that administers AthensClarke County’s public art program. Their project will be the construction of a communal oven and shelter in the Pinewood Estates North mobile home park on U.S. Highway 29 North, a community populated largely by […]

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BLA Professor Cecile Martin recognized by UGA Student Government Association.

Congratulations to BLA Professor Cecile Martin. She was recognized, along with 9 other UGA faculty members, at the Stuent Government Association annual Professor Recognition Ceremony Feb. 23 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. The students of SGA’s academic affairs committee selected the honorees based on numerous criteria, including clear articulation of impact and evidence of dedication to the education […]

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