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In Memoriam: Richard Powell, FASLA

For over three decades, Richard Powell served his profession, ASLA, and affiliated organizations with passion, energy, commitment and integrity, actively promoting the value of our profession, while piloting the profession to cherish our history, and mentoring the youth of our profession.Read More

In Memoriam: Sara Katherine "Kay" Williams, FASLA

Kay was an Associate Professor at the University of Florida where she taught in the Department of Landscape Architecture and the Historic Preservation Program for 35 years. Kay has a long history of service to ASLA. She was parliamentarian and Vice President of Education for several years and served on the Council of Fellows Executive Committee and Fellows Jury, among other efforts.Read More

In Memoriam: Forster Ndubisi, FASLA

Forster Ndubisi was a Professor and former head of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning at Texas A & M University. He was also a Senior Fellow with the Hazard Reduction and Recovery Center. Prior to that, he was the Founding Director of the Interdisciplinary Design Institute and Professor of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning at Washington State University, in Spokane for 8 years.Read More

In Memoriam: Julius Fábos, FASLA, ASLA Medal Winner

Julius Fábos will always be known as an inspirational and demanding professor. Students he taught and advised have become noted academic, governmental, and professional leaders internationally. He served as advisor and mentor to many. He was a tireless and effective advocate for the profession – urging landscape architects to “make big plans; aim high in hope and work…” in the spirit of Daniel Burnham, another of his idols.Read More

Design Workshop Names New CEO and President

The Board of Directors at Design Workshop, an international landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm, is excited to announce a leadership transition. Becky Zimmermann has been named CEO and Chair of the Board Directors, while Robb Berg, ASLA, has been named President.Read More