Muller authors book on ecology, architecture
Ecology and the Architectural Imagination, a new book by Brook Muller, A&AA associate dean and associate professor of architecture, examines how to integrate architecture with complex ecological systems and speculates on future intersections of these domains.
ASLA honors Ribe for forest study
Professor Rob Ribe of the Department of Landscape Architecture has been selected for a 2013 Oregon ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects) research and communication honor award for his rigorous, peer-reviewed studies assessing how to design for and improve the scenic quality of harvests in Pacific Northwest federal forests.
Bronet, Godfrey: Most Admired Educators
The architectural publication DesignIntelligence has named Frances Bronet, dean of the UO School of Architecture and Allied Arts, and Anne Godfrey, career instructor in landscape architecture, as members of its 30 Most Admired Educators of the year.
Studio considers Chávez monument
In 1965, a young labor organizer catalyzed what soon became an international movement to unionize farm workers seeking better wages and improved working and living conditions. Over the next thirty years, he would organize thousands of workers and lead millions of consumers nationwide to boycott purchases of grapes, lettuce, and wine, eventually changing agricultural practices in America.
Congratulations to the 2013 Oregon ASLA Award Winners
MLA students and Professor Rob Ribe win awards from Oregon ASLA Oregon ASLA Student Merit Awards: Congratulations are in order for MLA students Yuliya Dimitrova-Ilieva, Kristina Koenig, Lauren Schwartz, and Rena Schlachter, whose two projects have been selected by the Oregon ASLA Student Design Awards jury for a 2013 Merit Award.
Urban Design in the Pocket: Seeing, Mapping, and Recording Portland's Genius Loci
2013 Fall Zero Week: with Deni Ruggeri, Kevin Conger, Willet Moss & Michael Corrente
Timothy Egan 2013 Fuller Lecture
The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt & The Fire That Saved America The Fuller Center for Productive Landscapes welcomes Timothy Egan 2013 Fuller Lecture Thursday, October 31, 2013 2:30 pm Guistina Ballroom Ford Alumni Center, 1720 E. 13th Street
Ribe visits Switzerland to teach and assist wind energy research
University of Oregon Professor Robert Ribe joined the faculty of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich as guest professor during spring term, collaborating with faculty, students, and researchers in the Planning of Landscape and Urban Systems Institute.
Symposium to honor Helphand
“Landscape Thinking,” a special symposium honoring University of Oregon landscape architecture Professor Emeritus Kenneth Helphand on his retirement from forty years of teaching, will be held Saturday, May 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the UO Ford Alumni Center, 1720 E. 13th Avenue, Eugene.