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Landscape Architects Announce 2008 Student Awards
2008-09-09

Washington, D.C., September 9, 2008 — Today the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announced the winners of the 2008 Student Awards. Representing the top student honors in the profession, ASLA will present the awards to 20 projects from 11 colleges and universities at the ASLA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. The ceremony and reception will take place on October 6 and is sponsored by Landscape Forms.

Detailed awards information may be viewed at: http://asla.org/awards/2008/studentawards/

General Design Category

Honor Awards

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emergeMUMBAI
Robyn Perkins, Student ASLA
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Faculty Advisors: Niall Kirkwood, ASLA; Nazneen Cooper

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The Lower Ninth Ward and Bayou Bienvenue: An Inherent Opportunity
Conners Ladner, Student ASLA, Christopher Barnes, Student ASLA and Robert Bass, Student ASLA
LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Faculty Advisor: Cat Marshall

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Williamsburg Bridge Park
Ji Hyun Yoo, Student ASLA
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Faculty Advisors: Craig Verzone, International ASLA; Charlie Cannon

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Adorning Baltimore: A non-native solution to local problems
Amelia Magida, Student ASLA
University of Pennsylvania School of Design, Philadelphia, Pennyslvania
Faculty Advisors: Lucinda Sanders, ASLA; David Gouverneur

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eRiver Park
Laryssa M. Stecyk, Student ASLA
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Faculty Advisors: Peter Trowbridge, FASLA; Dan Krall, FASLA

Living Grid Park - MAC Central Open Space
Shannon V. Scovell, Student ASLA
University of Pennsylvania School of Design, Philadelphia, Pennyslvania
Faculty Advisors: James Corner, ASLA; Richard Kennedy


Rainwater Harvesting
Marti Mas Riera, Student Affiliate ASLA
Universitat Politecnica De Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Faculty Advisors: Miquel Vidal; Jordi Bellmunt

AGUA: Infrastructure as Landscape Identity
Shanti Levy, Student ASLA and Elizabeth Hoogheem, Student ASLA
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Faculty Advisors: Mario Schjetnan, FASLA; Julie Bargmann

Analysis and Planning Category

Award of Excellence



Public Space as Catalyst for the Regeneration of South Los Angeles
Raphael Garcia, Student ASLA, Sarah Lopez, Student ASLA, Leslie Lum, Student ASLA and Ana Tabuena, Student ASLA
California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Pomona, California
Faculty Advisors: Joan H. Woodward, FASLA; Ken McCown, ASLA; Philip N. Pregill, ASLA; Doug Delgado

Honor Awards



Kids at the Creek: Planting the Seeds of Stewardship in Chollas Creek
Jacey Garrison, Student ASLA, Emily Kiefer, Student ASLA, Ceanatha La Grange, Student ASLA and Mario Benito, Student ASLA
California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Pomona, California
Faculty Advisors: Ken McCown, ASLA; Joan H. Woodward, FASLA; Phil Pregill, ASLA; Doug Delgado

Wilbur + Waste: Challenging Trends in Waste Management
Jennifer Rueda, Student ASLA
California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Pomona, California
Faculty Advisors: Edward Fonda; Susan Mulley; Andrew Wilcox

The Rebirth of the Tajo River
Joowon Im, Student ASLA, Ming-Jen Hsueh, Student ASLA, Radhika Garg, Student ASLA, Ji Hyn Yoo, Student ASLA, Shi Park, Student ASLA, Monique Johnson, Student Affiliate ASLA, Linda Shi, Student Affiliate ASLA, Ellen Oettinger, Student Affiliate ASLA, Ahlam Abdulla, Student Affiliate ASLA, Alexis Peterson, Student Affiliate ASLA and Quilian Riano, Student Affiliate ASLA
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Faculty Advisors: Christian Werthmann, ASLA; Carl Steinitz, Hon. ASLA; Juan Carlos Vargas-Moreno, Associate ASLA; Stephanie Hurley, Student ASLA

Rethinking the Limits of Public Space 
Cathrin Winkelmann, Student ASLA
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Faculty Advisor: John Danahy, ASLA

Research Category

Honor Awards



Revealing Climate Change Mitigation in the Landscapes of the Future
Ellen Pond, Student ASLA
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
Faculty Advisor: Stephen Sheppard, ASLA

Half a Million Trees: Prototyping Sites and Systems for Sustainable Cities
Jessica Canfield, Student ASLA, Sarah Carrier, Student ASLA, Christopher Dorr, Student ASLA, Theodore Hoerr, Student ASLA, Yun Hye Hwang, Student ASLA, Filio Illiopoulou, Student ASLA, Mi Jim Koh, Student ASLA, Dana Malas, Student ASLA, Simon Martinez, Student ASLA, Elizabeth Randall, Student ASLA, Emma Thomas, Student ASLA and Sarah Van Sanden, Student ASLA
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Faculty Advisors: Gary R. Hilderbrand, FASLA; Kristin Frederickson, Associate ASLA

Communications Category

Award of Excellence


SUBSURFACE Magazine
Joshua Llaneza, Student ASLA, Jennifer Rueda, Student ASLA, Courtney Embrey, Student ASLA, Mitch Howard, Student ASLA, Lancelot Hunter, Student ASLA, Joel Carrasco, Student ASLA, Bahar Mahgerefteh, Student ASLA, Judy Lee, Student ASLA and Kimberley Kearney, Student ASLA
California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Pomona, California
Faculty Advisors: Andrew Wilcox; James Becerra

Honor Award

Shoshone, CA
Joshua Llaneza, Student ASLA, Courtney Embrey, Student ASLA and Matthew Kizu, Student ASLA
California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Pomona, California
Faculty Advisors: Joan H. Woodward, FASLA; Andrew Wilcox

Community Service

Honor Award

The Hills Project
Joseph Marwil, Student ASLA, Jack McGlasson, Student ASLA, Darren Ramler, Student ASLA, Casey Counce, Student ASLA, Brock MacKay Student ASLA, Greg Combs, Student ASLA, Heidi White, Student ASLA, Corey Wilson, Student ASLA, Jenna Bockey, Student ASLA, Marc Bond, Student ASLA, Justin Cotton, Student ASLA, Travis Edelen, Student ASLA and Jeff Chase, Student ASLA
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Faculty Advisor: Brian Lee

Collaboration Category

Honor Awards

Remediation as Catalyst: Transforming an Industrial Landscape
Laura Kamin-Lyndgaad, Student ASLA, Amanda Olson, Student ASLA and Malea Jochim, Student ASLA
University of Minnesota, College of Design, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Faculty Advisors: Lance M. Neckar, ASLA; John J. Comazzi

Seeding Stability: A Strategy for Relocation and Reorganization in a Medellin Barrio
Rebecca Fuchs, Student ASLA, Keya Kunte, Student ASLA and Kimberly Cooper, Student ASLA
University of Pennsylvania School of Design, Philadelphia, Pennyslvania
Faculty Advisor: David Gouverneur



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ktgrajales@asla.org
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