New NC State SASLA Shirts Available

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Hey Y’all, Our Fearless Leader has offered his mug royalty free for our new t-shirt. For 12 bucks anyone can show support for our program and profession. Order here.  Orders places by October… Continue reading

Raleigh Urban Design Center – Education Forums – Fall 2013 through Spring 2014

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Raleigh 2025 – What’s Downtown Got To Do With It? The Downtown conversation continues with a look to how the city will fare over the next 10+ years. The upcoming series will address… Continue reading

TIME TO GEAR UP FOR PARK(ING) DAY 2013

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September 19, 2013 — asla staff PARK(ing) Day 2012 in Raleigh, NC image: North Carolina State University’s Student ASLA Chapter “Providing temporary public open space . . . one parking spot at at… Continue reading

“Thinking Outside the CoD” LA Professional Practice Exhibition

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In an effort to continue to increase the interface between the NC State’s Landscape Architecture Department and the professional practice community, the department is hosting seven local firms’ work on display now through… Continue reading

Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunity

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Hi SHIFT blog! My name is Roxanne Nichols and I am the Outreach Manager for LawnCare.net, a website about all things lawn care & maintenance. We launched a brand new scholarship on February… Continue reading

PARKITECTURE: The Intersection of Built + Natural Environments at Kulturpark

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Kulturpark is a project focused on the investigation and artistic intervention of an abandoned amusement park in Treptower Park of East Berlin, Germany. Kulturpark, originally named Kulturpark Plänterwald, was built in 1969 by… Continue reading

LAR STUDENT GALLERY SHOW

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Come see what our students have been up to at the new location of the Urban Design Center in downtown Raleigh, 220 Fayetteville Street! Suite 200, upstairs. 7-9 PM, THIS FRIDAY APRIL 5!… Continue reading

Drawing Presentations: Advanced Drawing: Why do we draw?

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Last week, Fernando Magallanes’ advanced drawing class hosted three guests (Marc Russo, Patricia Morgado, and Bong-Il Jin) from the College of Design at NC State to give three short presentations on their drawing… Continue reading

Annual WILA Chili Cook-Off This Friday: CANCELLED

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***Unfortunately, the cookoff has been cancelled due to minimal numbers of competitors. Hopefully next year will be better!*** … Dear Design Colleagues: Got a smokin’ chili recipe?  Like to indulge in some delicious food while… Continue reading

The NCSU LAR Lecture Series Presents Charles Waldheim

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In a public lecture on February 25, 2013 as part of the NCSU Landscape Architecture Lecture Series—architect-come-landscape architect and chair of the landscape architecture department at The Harvard University Graduate School of Design… Continue reading