Alumni Reunion and Private Receptions

Alumni Reunion and Private Receptions
Friday, September 18
6:00 – 8:00 pm (private receptions)
8:00 – 10:00 pm (alumni reunion)
Hilton Chicago
Free for all meeting registrants. Meeting badge required.

Year after year, attendees rank the Alumni Reunion as one of their favorite events of the entire ASLA annual meeting. Each participating school hosts a designated area for alumni, faculty, and students to mix and mingle. This celebration gives participants a chance to catch up on the latest news from their alma mater, visit with old friends, and make new ones.

Participating Schools:

Arizona State University
Ball State University
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Cal Poly Pomona
Chatham University
Clemson University
Cornell University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Iowa State University
Kansas State University
Louisiana State University
Michigan State University
Mississippi State University
North Dakota State University
The Ohio State University
Oklahoma State University
The Pennsylvania State University
Purdue University
Rhode Island School of Design
Rutgers University
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Texas A&M University
University of Arizona
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
UCLA Extension
University of Arkansas
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Georgia
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Kentucky
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Rhode Island
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Utah State University
Virginia Tech

(Schools in bold will host private receptions for their alumni and guests prior to the Alumni Reunion.)

TCLF Farnsworth House Gala Lunch &
Lake Point Tower Tea
Friday, September 18
9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Farnsworth House, Plano, IL
Ticketed Event. Tickets available through TCLF.

Join the Cultural Landscape Foundation for an intimate lunch party at the Farnsworth House, in Plano, Illinois. Guests will tour the National Trust for Historic Preservation property, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and enjoy lunch on the deck, surrounded by the Fox River and Heritage Grove. The day will conclude back in Chicago with an afternoon tea in the Alfred Caldwell-designed roof garden at Lake Point Tower. The tea is generously underwritten by Landscape Forms.

Space is limited. $650 per ticket includes transportation, the lunch, and the tea. If you wish to attend only the tea, tickets are $75 and do not include transportation. A portion of the ticket purchase is tax deductible.

Checks should be made payable to TCLF and sent to 1909 Q Street, NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20009, or register online at

24th Annual LAF Benefit Dinner
Friday, September 18
Jay Pritzker Pavilion Stage
Millennium Park
Ticketed Event. Tickets available through LAF.

Join the Magic with the Landscape Architecture Foundation for a one-of-a-kind celebration at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park.

Mingle with friends and colleagues on the Frank Gehry-designed Pavilion Stage while enjoying breathtaking views of the Chicago skyline.

Meet the 2009 University Olmsted Scholars, today's student leaders and tomorrow's landscape design innovators.

Celebrate with cutting-edge music, food and drink and a late-night stroll through the Park.

Proceeds benefit the LAF Olmsted Scholars Program. To purchase tickets or explore sponsorship opportunities, please visit website at or contact Ron Figura at 202.331.7070, x 10 or

Early Deadline

July 9, 2009

Advance Deadline

August 14, 2009


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